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Learning How to Care for Dry Skin

Dry skin got you down? You're not the only one! As the years go by, your skin tends to lose its moisture and natural oils. This can lead to stubborn wrinkles, fine lines, and even cracked skin. It's never too late to improve on your skin…
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Nighttime Skin Care Tips

How you take care of your skin at night can play a huge factor in how it looks during the day. Beyond that, it can also determine how good your skin looks as you age. Since new skin cells grow faster while you are sleeping, you should make nighttime…
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Summer Skincare Routine and Tips

All You Need for a Super Summer Skin Care Routine Summer is here. What does this mean for you? Warm beach parties, hot sizzling barbeques, lusciously green hiking and camping trips. Summer is the season of moving and grooving. But is…
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DIY Face Spritzers – How to Make Them and Why Are They Important?

A face spritzer is an excellent way to keep your skin hydrated and looking fresh. Several specialists prescribe using refined water or packaged mineral water to achieve ideal results. A homemade or DIY face spritzer can be kept both at your…
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Importance of exfoliating your skin-all you need to know

Skin Exfoliation: All You Need to Know About Exfoliators No matter what type of exfoliator you are using and how costly or high-end it is, you are likely to harm your skin if you are using one which is not according to your skin-type! What…
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Colloidal Oatmeal and Skincare

Oats are known to have a lot of benefits, both cosmetic and dermatological. They protect, soothe, moisturize, and cleanse the skin. What is Colloidal Oatmeal? Oats which are milled finely and then later suspended in gel, water, or any other…
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Natural Face Masks to Try Right Now

DYI Masks you can make right in your kitchen You don’t have to go heavy on your pocket, when you can find the remedy to your skincare issues in your kitchen! Since commercial face masks are overloaded with chemicals and preservatives that…
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Top Benefits of Using Sea Buckthorn on Skin

Amazing Benefits of Sea Buckthorn in Skincare There are several carrier oils in the market that can have wonderful benefits in maintaining your skin, keeping it youthful, preventing aging, and giving you a youthful glow. Sea Buckthorn is another…
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10 DIY remedies for smooth skin

How tо Get Smooth Skin Naturally All оf uѕ dream оf having а radiant, smooth аnd flawless skin. Thоugh уоu might uѕе makeup tо hide thе blemishes аnd dark spots оn thе skin, nothing compares tо thе beauty оf naturally smooth…
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5 Plus Remedies to Repair Sun Damaged Skin

How tо Repair Sun Damaged Skin The question is how does our skin get damaged and what happens to our skin?  Whеn оur skin іѕ exposed tо thе sun, thеn іtѕ ultraviolet radiation causes extensive damage tо thе skin. Thе connective…
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Avocado Oil in Skincare has many benefits

Avocado Oil is a must in skincare I am a fan of Avocados. They are one of natures super foods.  Not a day goes by that I don't eat one.  It is oil that  is expressed from the Avocado is what is used in skincare.  You can use this oil…
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Ugly Truth about Pesky Brown Spots

Truth #1 Brown Spots are Pesky and Persistant Brown Spots, Age Spots, Hyperpigmentation-We have several names for the same thing.  The main things they have in common is they are generally brown, they are pesky and NO ONE WANTS THEM.   Brown…
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10 Amazing Benefits of Argan Oil for Hair and Skin

I can finally brush my hair!  Thanks Argan Oil My hair is very fine and I have always had trouble getting a comb through my hair.  I often heard "Jen you should comb your hair."  Like I didn't try.  Many times I would just give up and have…
6 Benefits of Honey in Skincare
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Honey in Skincare

6 Benefits of Honey in Skincare The benefits of honey for natural medicine  and skin care have been touted for centuries.  Honey was a common remedy way back and it is still used today for health and wellness. Honey for Health and Wellness Honey is…
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What is a Face Serum anyway

What is a Face Serum and how do I use it? I get asked this question a lot. Along with asking what a serum is and how do I use it, generally many are not sure how and when to use skincare. In response to these questions, I have put together…
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Colloidal Copper Ancient Benefits

New and Ancient Benefits of Colloidal Copper Gray hair, wrinkles, crow’s feet, skin that’s saggy, dull and dry, varicose veins and other signs of aging creeping up on you?   If you’re like me and you’re concerned about aging…
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10 plus Chaga Mushroom benefits

Chaga mushroom good for the skin inside & out First thing you should know is Chaga is good for the skin inside and out.  Chaga Mushroom has more than 10 plus benefits, but I am going to share the main ones. If you are into mushrooms, then…
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Skin care routine for Sensitive Skin

Skincare routine for Sensitive Skin So you have sensitive skin, your skin turns red with the slightest touch.  Maybe you have rosacea or break out with acne.   If you can relate to any of these symptoms, this blog is for you. In this blog,…
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Pomegranates for Hyperpigmentation and Puffy Eyes

Pomegranates-the beautiful fruit for natural skincare Pomegranates are a relatively new treat for me. I received my first fresh one as a Christmas gift two years ago, and I have to admit that I was more than a little intimidated by this beautiful,…
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Marine Algae for anti aging skincare

Marine Algae good for you inside and out Replenish nutrients to your body and skin with pure marine algae. Algae is the most ancient of all living organism and has about 2800 types of different species with various colors, sizes and shapes.…
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The Powerhouse of Natural Antioxidants

Acerola Cherries & Natural Antioxidants Beautiful, plump, sweet red cherries are abundant in markets right now and are so yummy and so nutritious. I have really enjoyed their abundance this year and will be sad when they are no longer available.…
Oats vs Colloidal Oatmeal
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Colloidal Oatmeal vs Your Mother's Oatmeal

What is Colloidal Oatmeal then? Is Colloidal Oatmeal the same as Oatmeal you eat for breakfast?  No, it is not, but good for you just the same.   Oatmeal and Colloidal oatmeal are both basically oats.   They are both ingested and have…
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Lemons are a good thing!

Lemons Used in Skincare As a skin nutriologist, you can not find a good serum, lotion or creme without vitamin C added to it.  Why, because your skin needs it.  It brightens the skin, lightens brown spots, helps exfoliate dead skin cells…
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AHA's used in skincare

AHA (Alpha Hydroxy Acids) used in Skincare Get a brighter complexion using natural  (AHA) Alpha Hydroxy Acids in the form of  fruits.   Oh…that’s a mouthful.   What does that really mean?   First questions that come to mind is what…
Dark Circle Corrector, Wrinkle Repair Eye Cream, Puffy Eyes
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Hello Beautiful-Best Clay Mask for brighter, tighter skin

Date Night?  Wanna look your best?  Got a hot date and want a quicky that can get you glowing? Do a mask. A mask will thoroughly clean your face without stripping the oils; it will bring blood to the surface creating a healthy glowing look;…
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What do Carrots, Beta Carotene, and Sea Buckthorne have in common?

What is a carotenoid anyway? Post Updated 8/1/19 The most obvious way to identify foods with carotenoids  is by their orange color, and they are key  if you want to have healthy skin.   Carotenoids (reminds you of the word…
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Hyaluronic Acid Serum Reviews

What is Hyaluronic Acid? Hyaluronic acid, also known as HA, is a natural compound found in skin that has many important functions, including binding moisture, plumping up the skin tissue, aiding in tissue repair, acts as a glue that supports…
Natural Ingredients in Skincare, Food based skincare
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The SKINny on Zenjenskin's Products

  Diminish Wrinkles, Puffy Eyes and Dark Circle Well, let me tell you about it.  I am the mad scientist that had a vision when I moved here 7 years ago.   I loved making things my whole life…
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Why Whole Plant vrs. Synthetic Ingredients in skincare.

  Plant Based Actives vrs. Synthetic Ingredients in Skincare This is a good question since the active ingredient  are often extracted from the whole plant for a specific effect and has health claims associated .   Good question,…