Considering Declaring War On Your Pubic Hair?

Considering Declaring War On Your Pubic Hair?

Many of us have declared war on our pubic hair.  In the last 10 years, the hair removal industry has grown tremendously, especially genital hair removal. Cultural trends spawned by bikinis and thongs, certain hairless actors and actresses, a desire to return to childhood,  a misguided attempt at hygiene, or being more attractive to a … Continue reading

I Simply love Turmeric… One of the Best Herbs for Fighting Dis-ease….

I Simply love Turmeric… One of the Best Herbs for Fighting Dis-ease….

Turmeric* may not initially ring a bell but you’ve probably eaten it many times.  The west is finally catching up to traditional Chinese medicine and Ayurveda (the traditional medicine of India) in recognizing turmeric as a super spice in treating a range of health problems—joint pain, eczema, cancer, and Alzheimer’s, just to name a few. … Continue reading

Just Beet it… Delicious Beet Smoothie

Just Beet it… Delicious Beet Smoothie

Ideally, you want to use ingredients that contain vitamins B, C, and E: Vitamin C improves the circulation of the scalp. It can be found in citrus based fruits like oranges, lemons, limes, etc. Vitamin B complexes strengthen hair and promotes its overall health. It can be found in whole grains, potatoes, bananas, lentils, chili peppers, beans, … Continue reading

Green Smoothies? Get Hooked on Phytonutrients!

Green Smoothies? Get Hooked on Phytonutrients!

Without specific knowledge of their cellular actions or mechanisms, phytochemicals have been considered as drugs for millennia. For example, Hippocrates may have prescribed willow tree leaves to abate fever. Salicin, having anti-inflammatory and pain-relieving properties, was originally extracted from the bark of the white willow tree and later synthetically produced became the staple over-the-counter drug aspirin. Have you ever tried a green smoothie … Continue reading

What Do Oranges Have To Do With Weight Loss?

What Do Oranges Have To Do With Weight Loss?

According to new research, there’s a new weight loss tool in town: Behold the mighty power of your everyday orange! Staying away from sweet treats is a tough thing to do. Luckily, science may have a solution to this: Justsmelling an orange could help your diet along. Researchers at the Society for the Study of Ingestive … Continue reading

What Are the Benefits of Aloe Vera?

What Are the Benefits of Aloe Vera?

Skin lotions and topical anti-inflammatory treatments tout aloe vera as a healing and soothing wonder gel. The gel comes from the thick leaves of the aloe vera plant. It does more than just leave skin soft, however. Aloe vera is used to heal first- and second-degree burns, protect against radiation damage, rev up the immune … Continue reading