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articles by: Jana, selected from Organic Spa magazine

13 Tips for Tough Times

People have long sought out the peacefulness that a destination spa brings. Traditionally, you book a weeklong stay that is meant to be a transformational journey of sorts. It is at this type of spa t…

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Honey Masque DIY to Make You a Bee-liever

Ah, the touch of honey. I could wax poetic over my "Just Bee" massage treatment that I had at the Bagua Spa-and I shall! The spa is tucked away in the five-star Casa Colonial along the amber coast of …

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Walk This Way

For healthy adults, walking is so automatic that no one even remembers having learned how to do it. Yet it's easy to pick up a few bad habits along the way that make our walks less efficient--and mayb…

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Burning So(y) Brightly

Make the switch to soy wax candles! Here's why: Because they're green. "By using soy wax, (you are supporting) and investing in a renewable resource rather than petroleum-based corporations," say…

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Stress-Busting Beauty Foods

Its easy to feel stressed these days. With multiple work deadlines, various family responsibilities, and a never-ending to-do list that includes ridding yourself of a 10-pound holiday weight gain, yo…

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Saving the Corks

ReCORK America has started a recycling program to reclaim a small portion of the estimated 13 billion natural cork wine stoppers sold in the world each year. The six-month trial will involve 25 Northe…

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The Miracle of Maca

Long revered as a healing herb, research shows that this humble root helps to reduce the effects of stress and boost mental clarity-and that's just the beginning. Maca is a tuber that is native to …

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Mindful Eating and Tuning Into Your Uniqueness

What's on your plate? The typical American consumer is bombarded with hundreds of new diets and recommendations each year, many of them contradictory. Over the last 10 years, recommendations have move…

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Chakra 101: A Beginner’s Guide

Ballerinas do it, tightrope walkers do it, gymnasts and jugglers and ice skaters do it, but for the rest of us mortals, it's hard to maintain balance. Global unrest, war, floods, famine, and political…

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Winter Skin Care Tips from the Experts

As far as the natural beauty industry is concerned, Nina Patino is a skin care miracle worker. This Ukrainian native has been an esthetician for 11 years, and six of those years have been spent at Pau…

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