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The Oil Cleansing Method - Take the Plunge!

Posted by Lorina Romano on

The Oil Cleansing Method - Take the Plunge!

We all grew up thinking that harsh = better when it came to facial cleansers. We would go out and buy cleansers that promised to strip away oil and get rid of pimples and blemishes. Unfortunately, these cleansers never seemed to work liked they proclaimed. The harsh astringents, and chemicals in these cleansers would leave our skin dry and tight. So that squeaky-clean feeling that we think we love so much is not a good thing!! In fact, cleansing this way (with astringent cleansers) often leads to excessive dryness, further breakouts, and damage to the protective skin barrier. When you...

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Benefits of All-Natural Skincare

Posted by Lorina Romano on

Most of us have a skin care routine that we follow habitually, because we are creatures of habit and like to follow routines. So why then if I am not using all-natural should I switch to all-natural skin care products? All-Natural Skin care products have many benefits: Good for the earth Immediate and long-term benefits for your skin as well as your health Offer additional enjoyment for your senses with natural, not fake, fragrances Better for your Wallet (in the long run) There are no strange side effects from all-natural products.     All-Natural Skin Care Products are Good for...

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True Beauty comes from within

Posted by Lorina Romano on

True Beauty comes from within
True beauty is created from a place of self-acceptance, selflessness and kindness. It radiates from your heart, and transforms into a positive, beautiful force that draws others to you.

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What is Face Mapping?

Posted by Lorina Romano on

What is Face Mapping?

Face mapping is an ancient medicinal technique that involves making connections between problems affecting someone’s face and their overall health. An approach that combines elements of Eastern and Western medicine philosophies. These guidelines may not apply to everyone. For example, if you have consistent breakouts on your forehead, it doesn't automatically mean that you have liver problems. There are many other factors that can be responsible for acne including chemicals in skincare products, pollution, allergies, hormones and genetics.However, understanding the concept of face mapping may give you an idea of an underlying health concern which could be the root of...

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Did you know that skin gets its color from a pigment called melanin?

Posted by Alisha Meehan on

      Melanin is the pigment that produces the various shades and colors of human skin, hair, and eyes. Pigmentation is determined by the amount of melanin in the skin. Without melanin, the skin would be pale white with shades of pink caused by blood flow through the skin. Fair-skinned people produce very little melanin, and very dark-skinned people produce the most. Melanin is evenly distributed in the skin, but sometimes people have spots or patches of skin that are caused by overactive pigment cells. Examples of such spots include freckles, age spots (lentigines), and melasma. Pigment disorders can be...

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