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Psoriasis and the Seasons

Here's another reason to dread winter--psoriasis may get worse then. Find out how to counter the effects that cold weather has on your skin.…

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6 Natural Cures For Dry Skin

Soothe the dryness of winter with these spa-approved all-natural tips and treatments. By Amy Ahlberg, Rodale.com For many of us, the cooler weather brings parched, flaky skin and flyaway, stati…

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5 Ways to Reverse Summer Skin and Hair Damage

  By Laurel House, Planet Green It seems that we're often attempting to mimic nature when paying big bucks for beautifying treatments. You spend wads of cash trying to get a "natural" …

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DIY Facial Scrubs for Any Skin Type

Want to treat yourself to a little handmade spa action? Check out these facial scrub recipes for dry, normal, and oily skin! The best way to apply your scrub is to gently massage it on with a damp …

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Make Your Own Aromatherapy Face Cream

This natural aromatherapy facial cream is easy to make and perfect for dry skin or problem skin (particularly hormonally-linked problem skin).  It makes about 3 medium sized jars. To make the face …

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Skin Care for the Runny Nose

After a weeklong battle with a nasty cold, my beautiful daughter didn’t want to return to school. It wasn’t because she had had soooo much fun at home with mom or dreaded the homework to be made up. …

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Winterize Your Skin and Hair

The season's beauty vampires--biting winds, steamy showers, dipping temps, and drying indoor heat--can suck the life right out of your skin and hair. Luckily, we have easy advice for soothing yo…

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Healing Remedies for Autumn Ailments

Autumn is the season of the vata dosha—the subtle energy that governs movement. Literally translated as “wind,” vata is dry. It comes in bursts. It moves (and changes directions). It is often cold. Va…

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Controlling Psoriasis Flare-Ups

Q: Are there any natural remedies for dealing with low-grade psoriasis all over your body? A: Psoriasis, a condition that produces various degrees of skin problems, can be physically and emotionall…

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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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