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What Happened When I Tested Out 7 Different Hair Oils : Hemp Oil. Coconut oil is predominately used in the south of India, which is considered the region with the best hair, Sharma says.

What Happened When I Tested Out 7 Different Hair Oils : Hemp Oil

Smell alone could make this antioxidant-rich, antibacterial oil a winner! Everyday application After basking in the scent of Rodale’s Organic Coconut Oil for the Body, I scooped out a teaspoon (my first mistake) and melted it by rubbing my hands together. Waaaay to much oil, as you can see from the photo. My hair looked wet all day. Deep Conditioning I melted a tablespoon of this calming, aromatic oil in my hands, and applied, beginning with the tips of my hair. Who Should Use Coconut Oil? Applied correctly, coconut oil provides a subtle shine and softness for days, and one small jar will last you ages. Related: 4 Things To Know Before Buying Coconut Oil. Chemical of the Day - Home (COTD) Chemical of the Day - Home (COTD)

My Favorite Vitamin Cures For Fantastic Skin. As an orthomolecular nutritionist, I specialize in vitamin cures and longevity strategies to help people become and stay as healthy as possible. I strongly believe that you can turn back anyone's biological clock if you provide the body and mind with an abundance of nutrients, and I know that this approach has an incredible effect on people's looks, too.

For example, flawless skin, a glowing complexion, and firm facial contours all can be achieved without spending a fortune on expensive creams or lotions (or scary nipping and tucking!). I mean it: if you really want to turn yourself into a person with skin to die for, all you need to do is visit your local grocery market or drugstore and start using vitamin cures both internally and externally. Don't believe me? Just give it a try, and I promise you'll be blown away by the phenomenal results you see!

Here are five of my favorite vitamin cures for fantastic skin: 1. 2. 3. 4. Zinc is a powerful nutrient. 5. Photo Credit: Essential Oil Sleep Salve Relaxation Rub. 4 Ways to Make Non-Toxic, Fluoride-Free, Organic Toothpaste. Inspired by Stephanie Tourles and her DIY beauty bible “Organic Body Care Recipes,” this formula couldn’t be easier.

4 Ways to Make Non-Toxic, Fluoride-Free, Organic Toothpaste

This is for a single-use application, so adjust measurements to suit the amount you like on your brush. 1 teaspoon baking soda 1/2 teaspoon sea salt, finely ground 1 drop peppermint, clove, or citrus pure essential oil A few drops of water Mix ingredients in a small bowl and combine thoroughly until a thick paste is formed. Scoop it on to your toothbrush and brush as usual. Make Your Own DIY Makeup Removal Wipes. 12 Natural Dry Itchy Skin Remedies - Natural Living Mamma. Julia Roberts Doesn't Use Toothpaste and Neither do I. If you haven’t heard the news about how Julia Roberts gets her teeth so pearly white, then let me break the news to you… she uses baking soda.

Julia Roberts Doesn't Use Toothpaste and Neither do I

That’s it. Seriously. If you don’t believe me, then check out this article. I have been brushing my teeth without toothpaste for a while now just like Julia. For the longest time I thought that store bought toothpaste was my only option and to be honest, that’s not an option I was happy with. On top of the unsettling glitter in conventional toothpastes, there are all sorts of other ingredients that just plain aren’t good to be putting into our mouths.

The only problem…. When we think of recipes, we often don’t think of recipes for toothpaste. The original recipe is a bit too long for me, so I narrowed it down to just 5 simple ingredients and have provided links to where you can find them online (the links are in the article posted on my personal blog). Ingredients Directions Bentonite Clay Calcium Magnesium Powder Baking Soda. Bulk organic herbs, spices & essential oils - Mountain Rose Herbs. New Catalog Our latest catalog for Spring/Summer 2014 is here!

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Enjoy over 20 brand new herbal recipes from our kitchen, fun how-tos, exciting new products, gorgeous color photos, farm stories, and plenty of herbal inspirations to explore. We have all of the essentials you'll need as the sun brings new growth our way. Request a free copy! Organic Tea Blends Our delicious herbal tea blends are made by hand in small batches each day. Herb Day Celebration Join us on May 4th for FREE herbal education and celebration! Salmon-Safe Certified Mountain Rose Herbs is the first business in Eugene to be certified! Natural Skin Care with the Oil Cleansing Method.

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