Autoimmune Diseases and the many encumbrances they impart upon the lives of those they affect, is an issue that's very near and dear to my heart. It is my mission to try to help in anyway I can by sharing anything and everything I know on the topic that might help someone on their journey … Continue reading Autoimmune Resources
In this section, I will be adding posts that spotlight certain ingredients that I feel everyone should be extra diligent in trying to avoid. Autoimmune disorders are on the rise and, while the direct causes are still a topic of much debate and research, scientifically proven correlations have been made that confirm that "transdermal toxicity" … Continue reading Ingredients to Avoid Especially when Suffering from Autoimmune Disorders
The following is information I extracted directly from one of my favorite resources - A faction of the EWP (Environmental Working Group), this site is dedicated to shedding light upon an industry otherwise shrouded in darkness. (Read the original EWP POST HERE) The "ingredient" I'm choosing to spotlight in this post is "1,4 Dioxane"... This … Continue reading Toxic Beauty- Spotlight on “1,4 Dioxane”.
This is a guest post by my friend Jennifer Robins of Predominantly Paleo. Jennifer writes… I was diagnosed with my first official autoimmune disorder in 2008 after having my first two babies back to back (in under a year). I was overwhelmed and horrified that I was supposed to take a prescription for the rest of … Continue reading A Spoonie Story- “I was so focused on what went IN to my body that I completely neglected what went ON to my body.”
This wonderful post came from Dr. Hayes (you can read the original article here) When the immune system works the way it supposed to, immune cells attack things that shouldn’t be in our system like viruses and bacteria. However, autoimmune diseases happen when your immune system starts to see healthy, normal cells in your body … Continue reading Autoimmune Disease & Your Skin
The purpose of our Acne Control products are to help speed up, strengthen and enhance the skin's own renewal process- leading to clearer skin in as little as 2-3 weeks. You’re likely to see an immediate difference in the way your skin looks and feels, and with faithful continuous use, this trio will bring your … Continue reading Product Recommendations for Acne
In my years of working with clients hands-on, what I know for certain is that for most people, acne products only create more acne. These products can be extremely drying, and although they will help dry-up and heal the individual breakouts, they will over-dry other areas without blemishes, resulting in dead skin cell buildup. The … Continue reading Are your Acne Products making your Acne worse?
How does it work? A derma-roller contains hundreds of tiny needles. When in use, these needles create micro-injuries on the skin, which in turn sends collagen and elastin production into overdrive to compensate as it heals—leaving your complexion tighter and plumper than it was beforehand. This makes it an ideal method for filling in fine … Continue reading How to use your new Derma Roller
This luxuriously rich eye crème, made specifically for the delicate eye area, helps to diminish signs of premature aging. Rich in Vitamin K, this crème also works wonders at helping to eliminate dark circles! Key Features: • Diminishes signs of fine line etching • Detoxifies lymphatic congestion, aids in combating dark circles and puffiness • Great … Continue reading Banish Dark Circles with Vitamin K!
This is something many women can relate to...waking up with "Puffy Eyes"!!! After all, eye puffiness can come from anywhere — lack of sleep, stress, dehydration, and even seasonal allergies. And as we get older, the skin around our eyes becomes thinner and thinner… and it’s more prone to puffiness, under-eye bags, and dark circles. … Continue reading Say Goodbye to Puffy Eyes with this DIY Trick!