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5 Natural Lotions, Plus a DIY Recipe

When it comes to buying products that go directly onto your body, it's a tricky job making sure you aren't loading up on a bunch of, well, junk. With the most popular (and oftentimes cheapest) drugsto…

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Winter Showering Tips (video)

Sometimes, a nice, warm, relaxing shower is the best part of the day. But if it's winter, a long shower might not be the best idea for your skin. Learn why! Related Link: Why You Should Use Winter…

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Healthy Homemade Holidays: Natural Lotion

Women and men are increasingly looking for natural facial and body care products.  This face and body lotion delivers.  It is free of synthetic fragrances which tend to be primarily petroleum products…

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Healthy Homemade Holidays: Rose Body Butter

Why not give a more personal and luxurious gift to friends, family, or secret Santas on your holiday list?  Here’s a rich body butter that’s perfect for the drying effects of winter weather.  Unlike s…

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5 Homemade Natural Beauty Products

By Sawyard Rebhal, Networx In this eco-conscious time (and in this tough economy), everybody's trying to go green while saving some green. And the good news is, these two often go hand in hand.…

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Non-Toxic Lotions

I have a bee in my bonnet about non-toxic lotions. This is entirely due to my own search for store-bought body lotion that I am: a) willing to put on my body (remember, your skin is your largest o…

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Make Your Own Natural Body Lotion

If you're tired of all the chemicals and synthetic fragrances in most store-bought creams and lotions, you might want to consider making your own.  Most people think that making creams and body lo…

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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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Green Girl Plays Skin Deep

A couple of weeks ago (while still at home), I was in my town’s local health food store with a friend who was visiting from college. She was looking at all of the hair and body products and commentin…

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5 Great Essential Oils

These less-well-known options are antibacterial and combine well with massage oil or a light lotion. 1. Cypress. This vasoconstrictor can diminish the appearance of varicose veins over time if used…

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One more tip that works for me. Have a tumbler or mug at the bathroom basin and use it to rinse you…