5 Sunscreen Alternatives for Your Kids

Now that it’s summer and kids are outside so often during the day, sun protection is a real concern.  Commercial sunscreens have a lot of chemicals, which many Moms want to avoid.  In this post, Sandi discusses some great alternatives to sunscreens. The best times to take the kids out Schedule Your Day Around The Sun […]

The Miracle Butter: 6 Ways To Use African Shea Butter

Shea butter is made from the nut of the African Shea Tree.   You can find 100%, Grade A  natural Shea butter in health food stores, international food stores and some beauty supply stores. Courtney shares the advantages of using shea butter on your skin, how shea butter helps wounds heal faster  and how it helps […]

Extraordinary Skin Care Benefits of Turmeric

In this post  you’ll learn about the extraordinary skin care benefits of turmeric.  There are 10 skin benefits listed. You’ll also get a recipe for a simple face mask using Turmeric powder. Turmeric has a lot of skin treatment benefits.   It helps heal and prevent dry skin and slows the skin aging process. It […]

4 Anti-Aging Herbs For Longevity

When people explore anti-aging options they usually focus on topical skin remedies which make he skin look better and feel younger.  However, there are  herbal remedies that can be taken internally which work to increase longevity from th inside-out. Clare details 4 anti-aging herbs and explains the anti-aging and health benefits.  She also covers how each herb […]

Homemade Spearmint & Aloe Facial Cleanser

This is Shannon’s recipe for a facial cleanser that uses fresh aloe vera and spearmint hydrosol. It’s ideal for people who are looking for a mild facial cleanser to clear their pores. It’s a really simple recipe that uses a total of 4 ingredients. Shannon provides directions on how to make and use the facial […]

Herbal Academy of New England – New Courses!

The Herbal Academy of New England (HANE) has announced a fantastic new selection of Herbal Programs and classes. These are all online, self-paced classes. The programs are a package of individual classes and other materials that help you to achieve a particular career goal e.g. Clinical Herbalist, Professional Herbalist etc. You can still take individual […]

How to Make a Homemade Rosehip and Honey Anti-Aging Eye Treatment

This is Jan’s recipe for a homemade anti-aging eye treatment that you can apply on laugh lines around your eyes You can also apply it to wrinkles on other parts of your face. Jan uses it on her full face, neck and hands. The recipe uses Rosehip Seed Oil which is an amazing oil. It’s […]

17 Anti-Aging Oils for Beautiful Skin & Recipes

This is an information-packed article. Janice discusses 17 different oils that can be used in anti-aging remedies. She also includes recipes for 3 different anti-aging serums. The oils are divided between carrier oils and essential oils. One of my favorite carrier oils for beauty applications is Rosehip Seed Oil. Janice explains the concentrated component in […]

9 Beauty Secrets of Rose Hip Seed Oil

Rose Hip Seed Oil comes from the seeds of roses grown mainly in Chile. It’s loaded with antioxidants, vitamins and essential fatty acids. The result is an easily absorbed oil that hydrates and heals. Another benefit is you can apply it directly to your skin and don’t need to use a carrier oil.One of the […]

A Super Anti-Aging Serum ~ Anti-Aging with Essential Oils

Anti-aging creams and serums are all the rage these days. But if you look at commercial products, you’ll see chemicals, additives, and other ingredients you don’t want to put on your skin. In this article, Kelly shares two homemade anti-aging serums that use all-natural essential oils. One thing I like is that she explains the […]