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Calm Mind, Clear Skin

By O'rya Hyde-Keller At age 16, Dawn Montefusco developed a serious case of psoriasis that covered 85 percent of her body in itchy, red scales. Her doctor dashed her hopes of an easy cure, tell…

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10 Things You Should Never Do to Your Skin

Your skin is your protector that meets and greets your external world. As your body's largest organ, the skin serves as a waterproof covering that helps keep out foreign invaders and protects against …

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DIY for Oily/Acne-Prone Skin

The most green thing you can do for your beauty regime is to make your own face and body oil. It is so incredibly easy and fun to do, and will save money, energy, and trees (no packaging!). When …

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Weight-Loss With Yarrow

I've heard of the herb yarrow spoken of with great respect over the years, so it was with interest that I read about it in Hydrosols: The Next Aromatherapy, by Suzanne Catty. Until I did, I hadn't rea…

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A Gem For All Types of Skin

Back in the heyday of whaling, sperm whale oil was a beauty secret for skin. But even if whaling were legal now, who would want to cause harm to those magnificent whales? Here is a beautiful plant-bas…

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A much better solution to pollution and climate change than a carbon tax!

Thankyou so much Diane! Why won't the governments ban what is bad for its citizenry? Perhaps, veste…

Very true.....don't go there

Go India! I'm so glad to hear this and happy for them.