Category: Beauty

My Experience with Ayurvedic Massage

After experimenting with an Ayurvedic diet I was very curious to try out Ayurvedic massage and skin care. Despite not being a massage therapist myself, I feel I’m practically an expert in massage therapy because of how often I have had therapeutic massage. In…

Herbal Hair Dye Recipes

After finding out that chemical hair dyes were linked to an increased risk of cancer I decided it was time to look into a healthier alternative. Luckily there are several plants that can safely add pigment to your hair and can actually make your…

Do Body Wraps Work & Are They Safe?

Recently I received an email from groupon offering discount “slimming detox body wraps”. I have to admit that any time I see things about weight loss I can’t help but check it out. When I clicked the website link it took me to the…

Milk For Your Skin

With all the hormones and antibiotics given to dairy cows I don’t recommend drinking milk. There are better ways to get calcium like eating kale, collard greens or arugula. But milk can be beneficial to your skin when applied topically. Milk is not only…

Henna As Hair Dye

I’ve always enjoyed dying my hair, it’s a fun way to change your appearance that doesn’t require the time and commitment of something like a tattoo or piercing. However I was getting frustrated with how dry my hair was getting from using drug store…

When “All Natural” Isn’t Your Best Option

Let’s talk about allergies. And not food allergies or seasonal allergies, I want to talk about contact dermatitis. Contact dermatitis is the medical way of saying you developed a skin rash due to physical contact with a certain substance. In my case I noticed…