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Coconut Oil For The Skin

Coconut Oil For The Skin

By Melissa M Fitzpatrick There are many benefits associated with the daily use of organic coconut oil for skin. First, it’s full of antioxidants such as Vitamin E, which helps protect and repair the skin. Vitamin E cannot be produced by the body, so it is very important to get enough of it in the diet. It protects against free radicals which cause cellular damage and helps prevent premature aging and wrinkles making it one of the most powerful antioxidants for the skin. I use it as an all over moisturizer after my shower or bath each morning. There are many ways to include this...

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Cold Pressed Castile Soap – A Return To Tradition

Cold Pressed Castile Soap – A Return To Tradition

By Ananda Mahony Castile Soap – The Finest All Natural Soap There has been a proliferation of natural hand made soaps available at markets, boutique shops and heath food stores over recent years. The ‘rediscovery’ of traditional cold pressed soap making methods has lead to the production of many various shaped, coloured and scented soaps that have a soft, creamy lather and are delicious to use. Cold pressed soap is made by reacting fats or oils together with lye, a solution of caustic soda or caustic potash dissolved in water. While the fats and oils used may be derived...

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Sunflower Oil – The Natural Skin Care Oil

Sunflower Oil – The Natural Skin Care Oil

  By L. Thomas Sunflower oil is used for more than just cooking:  it is also an excellent product for use as a natural skin care oil that imparts many benefits when rubbed into your skin. For a start, it retains moisture, and in preventing your skin from drying out it helps to keep wrinkles at bay and your skin looking youthful and vibrantly healthy right from birth. Yes, from birth, because it is used in hospitals on the skin of premature babies to protect it from infections to which young children are susceptible when in hospital, particular those born pre-term.  How’s that for...

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All Natural Bar Soap Soothes and Protects the Skin

All Natural Bar Soap Soothes and Protects the Skin

Detergent-Based Bar Soap | Why You Should Toss It! Author: stevejoseph345 Detergent-based bar soap can actually leave the skin feeling dry and itchy. People with already dry or sensitive skin are especially affected by the harsh chemicals used in a detergent bar soap. These chemicals strip the skin of its natural oils. There are a variety of soaps on the market that contain moisturizing ingredients, but the ingredients themselves can leave behind irritating by-products. A 100% natural bar soap is a better way to cleanse and condition the skin. Soap made with 100% pure extra virgin olive oil...

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5 Steps to Beautiful Skin With Handmade Soap

5 Steps to Beautiful Skin With Handmade Soap

  By Kay Forrester   I’m often asked for skincare and beauty tips. well who wouldn’t like a quick beauty fix to look their best? It is possible if you begin with the right cleansers to enhance skin replenishment. I’ve refined the knowledge into 5 easy steps to maximise skin softness, hydration and moisturization. Handmade soap is the key that will help your skin unlock it’s natural beauty potential with minimum effort. Use a handmade soap not a synthetic mass-produced soap made with a base of industrial chemical detergents. Natural handmade soap is the best...

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