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4 Common Skin Problems and Remedies

We all know that beauty is more than skin deep, but the state of our skin can speak to a lot more than beautyóitís a reflection of our health. As the largest organ, our skin requires constant care and…

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Green Your Medicine Chest

I have been traveling a bit lately and spend a lot of time moving my bags from one place to another. You realize, when you travel often, just what you need (and moreover just what you don't need) to l…

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20 Great Uses for Tea Tree Oil

In 2006, the world consumed more than 3.5 billion gallons of oil per day. A lot of that oil has caused environmental damage and conflicts between nations. But there is one type of oil that's green, su…

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3 Ways to Kill Mold Naturally

A proliferation of mold and mildew can be the hallmark of hot and humid summers. I have a friend who has green mold growing on the shoes in her closet! A humidifier might be the best help for her, but…

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3 Steps to Ageless Skin

Ageless skin? As if. Skin ages, that's just the way it is--and quite frankly, there's not a thing wrong with older skin. That said, I'd be kidding myself if I didn't admit to paying a bit of attention…

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Mold and Mildew Eliminator: Vinegar with Essential Oils

I live in the humid Hudson Valley in New York, and I'll never forget one of my first summers here when a green-like mildew grew inside of closets and over and inside of shoes. Being sensitive to mold …

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Mold from a Roof Leak

We had a leak in our roof, and now I canít seem to get rid of the mold. Any suggestions? Iíve shared this problem, and it isnít fun. First, of course, besides getting the …

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Natural Mold and Mildew Removal

I am very allergic to mold, and even more sensitive to bleach and other strong cleaning agents. How can I clean up mold safely? Mold can be dangerous to your health, even if you arenít allergic. It…

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