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7 Interesting Burdock Root Benefits For Your Hair, Skin, And Body

Have you heard of a herb that can purify your blood and fight arthritis? If not, know more about burdock – a herb known for its anti-inflammatory, antioxidant, and antibacterial effects. From curing skin disorders to boosting your overall health, it has immense potential. This herb contains carbohydrates, volatile oils,[.....]

How To Take A Shower The Right Way

Your daily shower is an important aspect of maintaining personal hygiene and good health. Tips and tricks like showering in lukewarm water, avoiding long and frequent showers, using mild soaps, and applying hydrating oils or lotions immediately post-shower should be taken care of. Ayurveda suggests, to avoid bathing soon after a meal, as it weakens digestion.

5 Belly Button Facts You Probably Didn’t Know

Not many of us give any thought about our belly button, it’s easy to forget that we have one. If you want to get technical, you can call it your navel. But what’s the point of it, anyway? Not much! But it does hold a fascinating story. Here are five[.....]

10 Harmful Side Effects Of Makeup

In a world where your life is judged by how great you look in your Facebook posts and Instagram pics, there is a constant expectation to look your best all the time. Wanting to be always selfie-ready, however, comes at a price. The makeup industry has been telling women for years how[.....]

10 Harmful Side Effects Of Makeup

In a world where your life is judged by how great you look in your Facebook posts and Instagram pics, there is a constant expectation to look your best all the time. Wanting to be always selfie-ready, however, comes at a price. The makeup industry has been telling women for years how[.....]

The Benefits Of Grape Seed Oil For Skin

Extracted from the seeds of wine grapes, grapeseed oil is a viable, all natural alternative to chemical-based cosmetics in skin care. It is known to treat acne, sunburn, tanning, even delay skin aging. Thanks to its antioxidant properties. In addition, the emollient properties of the oil makes it an effective moisturizer and a safe carrier oil for dilution of essential oil(s).

10 Interesting Uses Of Tea Bags You Never Knew

Besides brewing a refreshing cup of tea, a tea bag can also be used topically as a tincture or poultice for minor cuts and burns, insect bites, baggy eyes, or as a mild astringent to tone your skin. Studies suggest that applying warm tea bags to canker sores, pus-filled pimples or boils can help them drain, heal speedily. Thanks to their ability to reduce inflammation, relieve pain.

Benefits Of Evening Primrose Oil On Hair And Skin

Evening primrose oil is a popular component of many a remedies and cosmetic products. Its moisturizing, astringent, anti-inflammatory properties combined with essential fatty acid content, make it a good skin and hair care component to battle wrinkles, aging, sun damage, and even atopic dermatitis. However, solid evidence might be lacking for some claims.

Tips On How To Minimize Pores On Your Face Naturally

Cleanse your face with gentle products such as an infusion of marigold flowers, pulp of a ripe tomato, plain yogurt, or a mix of beaten egg whites and lemon juice, to remove dirt and oil that can clog your pores. Avoid greasy makeup and do remember to always remove makeup before going to bed. Be sure to exfoliate your skin regularly (about once a week!).

10 Benefits And Uses Of Patchouli Essential Oil

Used as a popular base note in perfumes, patchouli oil is a time-tested remedy for relieving stress, depression, and sexual anxiety as well. Applied topically, the oil is not only a potent antidote for skin infections like staph/candida, but can take care of acne and dandruff too. It can even help keep off mosquitoes, bedbugs, thanks to its insecticidal properties.

5 Excellent Health Benefits Of Honeybush Tea

High in antioxidants and low in tannins+caffeine, honeybush tea comes with a horde of health benefits. With many medicinal properties, this herbal infusion can be taken not only to treat influenza, catarrh, pulmonic tuberculosis, but to help combat menopausal and sunburn symptoms too. For best results, avoid adding milk and let the herbs steep/brew a little longer.

7 Health Benefits Of Eucalyptus Oil You Never Knew

Eucalyptus can treat acne, dandruff, and respiratory diseases. It can also relieve pain, give you healthy gums and teeth, help with diabetes, and control mold and fungus spores in the environment. But eucalyptus oil should be diluted before it’s used topically and it shouldn’t be taken internally without a doctor’s say so. Also do not use it when you’re pregnant or breast feeding, or for children.

Benefits Of Sandalwood Powder For Skin

Sandalwood powder is a natural and holistic method to treat skin conditions. It has numerous health benefits and has been used for centuries in Ayurveda. Sandalwood powder can treat skin rashes, blemishes, acne, and many other skin problems. Here are the methods to treat some common skin conditions using sandalwood[.....]

7 Natural Home Remedies With Witch Hazel For Skin

Witch hazel may not be as ubiquitous as aloe vera, but it may just be better than you'd imagined! This antibacterial, anti-inflammatory herbal remedy can be used topically not only to treat acne, eczema, but to heal minor burns and bruises too. In addition, for those with hemorrhoids, sunburn, or insect bites, witch hazel can also help ease itchiness and swelling.

8 Benefits Of Walnuts For Skin And Hair

You might love eating walnuts but did you know that the walnut tree does more than give us yummy, healthy walnuts? Walnut leaf extracts can work as a deo, tighten your skin pores, and get rid of acne. And walnut oil can keep your skin soft and supple and have an anti-aging effect. You can massage it into your scalp and hair to treat dandruff or promote hair growth too. Meanwhile, walnut meal as a slightly abrasive effect that can remove dead skin cells to improve your skin’s texture.