Microbiomes & Your Skin Health
The microbiome is a term for all the bacteria, viruses, fungi and other microscopic things that coexist in your body.
There are two important microbiomes. The gut microbiome is well known and researched – I’m sure you have all heard about probiotics from Danone / Yakult and the “friendly bacteria”?
However, it turns out there is another microbiome for the skin.
When viewed as a whole these microbiomes act like another major organ in your body. Research now reveals that the health and balance of the microbiomes is essential for the health of your… Continue reading
The 15 Best Natural Oils for Skin
Argan Oil is famous for its anti-aging effect on skin.
Rich in anti oxidants, sterols and Omega fatty acids it naturally hydrates, boosts collagen levels and stimulates skin renewal. Pure Argan Oil is also naturally anti-septic, anti-inflammatory and does not block pores.
This makes it the perfect base oil for combining with other natural oils to create your own anti aging serum.
On this page we list 15 of the best natural oils to get you started.
1. The “Carrier Oil”
Argan Oil for Home-Made Anti-Aging Skin Care Products
Most of the “wonder ingredients” promoted in commercial skin care products come from foods, oils and herbs.
Retinoids, AHA’s, Peptides and many active ingredients are all found in natural ingredients you probably have in your kitchen already!
Ingredients like milk, salts, fruits & oils can be used to make make effective, chemical-free and inexpensive alternatives to many commercial cosmetic products.
For more recipes download our eBook “the Ultimate Guide to Making Natural Cosmetics”. Scroll down to the bottom of the page to download.
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