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Three Ways Cucumber Can Heal Dry Skin

Biting into a crisp cucumber you can taste the freshness. The juicy cucumber is rich with refreshing water and can add the perfect flavor to encourage you to hydrate throughout your day! Dehydration can definitely make matters worse if you already suffer from dry skin, so let’s talk hydration first. Why is hydration important for […]

Ingredient Spotlight: Aloe Vera

Aloe vera (Aloe barbadensis) was called “the plant of immortality” and given as funeral gifts to ancient Egyptian Pharaohs. The queens of that age also incorporated aloe vera into their baths and beauty rituals- what did they know that we don’t? Today most would say that aloe’s greatest use is after sun care to treat burned […]

Ingredient Spotlight: Colloidal Oatmeal

Colloidal oatmeal is finely ground oatmeal that has been boiled to make an extract. This ingredient can be used for several skin care applications. Oats have been used for centuries to soothe the skin. In the 1st century AD, Greek Physician and Botanist, Dioscorides refers in length the oat as a healing agent. Things like […]