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Prickly Pear Oil Beauty Benefits for your Skin

As the name suggests, prickly pear oil is obtained from the prickly pear plant, a member of the cactus family. Once open, you’ll find pads, seeds, flowers and the prickly pear fruit, which is found in yellow, red or purple color. When I was I was in Peru, it was very common to see Peruvian […]

ZenJen in Peru ~ January -> February 2020

Ever since I was very young, I have been interested in Spanish speaking people and their countries.  I think I got this love from my Dad.  He often visited South America and Spain so much we all took a Spanish class together.  I am still learning Spanish and the best way is to learn is […]

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5 Homemade Masks for Different Skin Types

Different skin types have different nourishment requirements. Having great skin depends not only on your genes but also on what you eat and what products you use. It is important to adopt a good skincare routine to make sure your skin is getting all the nutrients it needs. Make sure you cleanse, exfoliate and moisturize […]

Essential Oils for Natural Skincare

Just when it seems that the essential oil revolution in all areas of our lives has reached its peak, science continues to discover that these concentrated essences of plants have yet another use. We already use them in diffusers inside our homes for their pleasing scents and ability to have therapeutic value, and essential oils […]

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Health Benefits of CBD Oil for Dogs

The health advantages associated with CBD oil for dogs are truly extraordinary. CBD has proved effective in benefitting the dog’s: Brain Skin Bones Lungs Muscles Pancreas Immune system Brain stem Bone marrow Liver Kidney function Now let’s take a more in-depth look at just how CBD can greatly support your dog’s individual needs. CBD Oil […]

Alpha Lipoic Acid – The Ultimate Solution to Skin Problems

ALA (Alpha Lipoic Acid) is a catalyst that, when comes in contact with skin, acts as an amazing antioxidant. Alpha-lipoic is an organic compound produced by the body which was first found in the 1950’s. It was declared an antioxidant in 1988 and this feature is what accounts for its popularity. Properties of ALA As […]

Skin Care with Plants

As the world is progressing, it is moving more towards simpler and natural solutions than complex, artificial ones. This holds true even for dealing with skin related concerns! Various plant species are being used to cure numerous diseases and to deal with skin problems. The ingredients present in plants help your skin look flawless in […]

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Skincare Tips for Women over 50

A popular phrase in sports is “Father Time is undefeated”. It is used to denote the fact that no athlete is exempt from the loss of athleticism necessary to compete at a high level. This phrase can be extended to many areas of life because the reality is that nothing in life is immune to […]

Benefits of DMAE in Skincare

DMAE has become a very popular topic among people these days. We have all heard of people discussing the benefits and advantages of DMAE on skincare. But the question remains: what exactly is DMAE? DMAE or dimethylaminoethanol is a substance that is produced in a small amount in our brains naturally. It is also found […]

Top DIY Uses for Argan Oil and why it works

There is a very good reason why Argan Oil is also called “liquid gold”. The Moroccan oil has amazing benefits for your skin and hair. It is lighter as compared to other oils, has an aromatic fragrance and can be used frequently to get glowing skin. About Argan Oil Argan oil is pressed from the nut […]