Beeswax: The Perfect Ingredient for Natural Skin & Hair Care

Most of us who prefer natural ingredients love the work that bees do. Though honey may be their most popular product, known for its health and skin care benefits, bees product another substance that works great for our skin—beeswax. Honeybees produce a natural wax, secreting it from glands on the sides of their bodies. They…

Black List: Top 10 Toxic Skin Ingredients to Avoid

The main objective of this article is not to scare you but indeed to give you all the information as transparently as possible. It’s pretty probable you’ve heard about the chemicals (many times not explicit on the product’s label) and health risks due to the use of the beauty and skin care products on the market, but…

Essential Oils: Wonderful Benefits

I’ve already blabbed on and on to you about my obsession with face oils and how they have helped me attain and maintain a clear, (as-close-to-)flawless(-as-I’ve-come-since-infancy) complexion. The 10 following essential oils help remedy a number of skin conditions — from acne to aging, dryness to oiliness. And when combined with the right carrier oils (be…

The Biggest One: Coconut Oil and its Benefits for Skin

It’s no surprise that I’m a huge coconut oil fan, for it’s the do-everything oil with next-to-zero downside. Coconut oil is loaded with good fats that provide us with energy, able to fight microbes in the body and excellent for cooking. It even smells amazing! But did you know that coconut oil for skin is also…