Do What is in Your Control to Combat Cellulite

Do What is in Your Control to Combat Cellulite

November 06, 2019

For the vast majority of women (close to 90%), cellulite is a fact of life. Despite it being quite normal and physically harmless, it is something we would rather do without. The science behind WHY we develop cellulite is complex - hormones and genetics - and therefore, ridding ourselves of it can be quite difficult. The ONLY thing we really have control over is our lifestyle choices that reduce its appearance. Read on to find what you can do to combat it on your own.

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Eight Natural Tips to Eliminate Butt Acne

Eight Natural Tips to Eliminate Butt Acne

October 29, 2019

We all want a beautifully smooth bottom - whether it is big or small or somewhere in between. Unfortunately, very few of us have the booty of our dreams. In this article, we address what causes less than smooth booties and eight ways to naturally achieve booty-bliss.  Read on...

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How to Get Your Pumpkin Spice Fix This Season

How to Get Your Pumpkin Spice Fix This Season

October 14, 2019

Cooler weather, crisp air, beautifully clear blue skies - the smell of leaf piles and burning wood - and of course the much anticipated and loved Pumpkin Spice scent is everywhere and in everything! And skin care is no exception. Pumpkin is an amazing fruit - not only for its nutritional benefits - but for what it can do for your skin when applied topically. Read for yourself what it can do - and links to some gorgeous Pumpkin Spice scented products.

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Natural Skincare is Different in More Ways Than One

Natural Skincare is Different in More Ways Than One

September 18, 2019

Natural skin care products, any natural products for that matter, are different from traditional, mass market products. By their "nature", it is normal to experience slight inconsistencies in texture, color and scent from batch to batch. The effectiveness of the final product; however, is what is truly important.

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Seven Ways to Incorporate Face Oils in Your Skin Care Routine

Seven Ways to Incorporate Face Oils in Your Skin Care Routine

September 13, 2019

Using oils on your skin is often a scary and counter-intuitive concept. Trust me, it took me quite some time to warm-up to the idea – and then to actually put it into practice. Read on to learn WHY oils are your skin's best friend and HOW to introduce them!

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Do These 10 Hard Things for Yourself

Do These 10 Hard Things for Yourself

July 05, 2019

There's nothing earth-shattering or novel about this post - but that is the beauty of it. These are time honored truths that we often forget - or worse- neglect. Read on for a good dose of affirmation and a great pick-me up. Enjoy!

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5 Good Things Exfoliating Can Do for Your Skin

5 Good Things Exfoliating Can Do for Your Skin

July 03, 2019

When your skin is feeling less than clean, it's time to remove the dirt, grime, oils, and dead skin cells! In other words, it's time to exfoliate! Read below for 5 good reasons to do so.

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9 Natural Sunburn Remedies That are Probably Already in Your House

9 Natural Sunburn Remedies That are Probably Already in Your House

June 17, 2019

Summer is here - yay! Time to head outside to spend some quality time in nature and with family and friends - just make sure you protect your skin from over-exposure to the sun. Mistakes happen, so if you do overdo it and end up with a sunburn, look to your kitchen for some natural remedies to soothe your burning skin.

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It's World Bee Day!

It's World Bee Day!

May 20, 2019

Today, May 20th, is World Bee Day! The Pennsylvania State University (the alma mater of both Essentially Haitos women), through their Center for Pollinator Research, is dedicated to studying and protecting all pollinators - especially bees. Read below to see what I learned and why it is important for all of us.

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10 Effective Natural Ingredients to Simplify Skin Care

10 Effective Natural Ingredients to Simplify Skin Care

May 20, 2019

Effective, quality skin care does not need to be complicated, expensive or contain the latest scientific breakthrough (i.e. lab-created) ingredient. Most "new"  advancements in skin care technology are often manipulations of what Mother Nature already created. Why not just use the original?

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How to Read a Skincare Label - Part 3

How to Read a Skincare Label - Part 3

August 01, 2018

Despite all the great information on a skincare label, not everything is figure-outable! Learn what information is NOT reported on the label.

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How to Read a Skincare Label - Part 2

How to Read a Skincare Label - Part 2

July 15, 2018

What is the difference between natural and synthetic ingredients in your skincare? Can you tell simply by the name if the ingredient is natural? Read on...and find out.

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