Skin Care

Feb 09, 2019Skin Care

How To Incorporate Essential Oils into Your Daily Beauty Routine

Essential oils have been popular therapeutic and medicinal treatments for a long time. They can be used to help you relax and unwind, clean cuts and scrapes, and to soothe and moisturize the skin. Most essential oils are too potent to apply to the skin directly, but they can often be used topically if they […]

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Feb 09, 2019Skin Care

What Are Hydrosols and What Do They Mean for Aromatherapy?

Hydrosols, or hydrolats, are known in the aromatherapy community as flower waters, and they are produced when fresh leaves, fruit, flowers, and other plants are distilled. They have similar properties to essential oils, but they are far less concentrated and have less powerful aromas. Hydrosols smell quite similar to essential oil from the same plant […]

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Feb 02, 2019Skin Care

The Most Common Skincare Mistakes that Affect College Students

Attending college is a source of pride not only for the student but for the parents and everyone else who supports the student.  But a person’s time in college can also be busy and stressful due to classes, studying and taking exams. It’s easy not to eat the right foods, not get enough sleep and […]

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Jan 14, 2019Skin Care

How To Make Luxurious DIY Lotions Using Essential Oils

There aren’t many things more luxurious than using a nice essential oil-based lotion on your skin. Why spend a fortune on commercial skin care products when there are all-natural products that have wonderful scents and are far gentler on the skin? A lot of people are uneasy about trying to make their own essential oil […]

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Jan 12, 2019Skin Care

A Guide to Exfoliants

Every good skincare routine should include cleansing, exfoliating, toning, and moisturizing. Each step in the skincare routine serves a specific purpose: Cleansing removes most of the dirt and excess oil from the skin and is important for preventing spots, blackheads, and infection. Exfoliating strips away dead skin, leaving radiant, smooth, and healthy-looking skin. Toning is […]

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Jan 12, 2019Skin Care

How To Freshen Up Your Face After Having a Late Night

Being sleep deprived is not conducive to looking youthful and vibrant. If you’ve had a late night of studying or rushing to complete a project, then it’s probably going to show on your face. If your late night involved partying, then it’s going to be even more obvious. Dark eyes, dehydration, and dull skin are […]

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Jan 11, 2019Skin Care

Best Essential Oils for Combination Skin

Combination skin is skin that has both oily patches (usually in the T-zone around the nose and forehead) and dry patches. People who have combination skin may experience the occasional breakout, as well as some wrinkles. Combination skin requires special care to keep the skin clean and to moderate oil production, while also moisturizing the […]

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Jan 10, 2019Skin Care

Best Essential Oils for Remedying Acne

Skin can be normal, dry, oily, or combination.1 However, skin can also be affected by skin conditions, such as eczema, psoriasis, and acne. Regarding acne, there are many ways to treat the skin condition from both the conventional and the alternative categories. Listed under the alternative categories are essential oils. Below is an overview of […]

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