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EASY AFFORDABLE SKINCARE YOU CAN MAKE IN A SNAP

Until a few years ago, I completely bought into the cosmetic industry’s hype and promises. Like so many, I was convinced commercial products were the only way to keep me from looking like an old bag of wrinkles someday. Homemade skincare was what homesteaders living out in the boondocks did. Besides, who has that much …

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5 SIMPLE WAYS TO HARNESS THE GOODNESS OF ACTIVATED CHARCOAL

Updated 8/20: For the longest time activated charcoal had three uses – at least in my mind: to rid a parakeet of diarrhea, to eliminate stinky feet odor, and to pull the toxins out of people who took an overdose of medication. But lately activated charcoal is popping up in everything. It has become the …

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HOW TO EXFOLIATE SENSITIVE SKIN AT HOME NATURALLY AND GENTLY

Over the past few years, I have simplified my skincare routine dramatically. And my skin has never been happier. After spending lots and lots of money on fancy creams and masks through the years, I figured out that my skin really just wants the wholesome goodness of natural ingredients. One of my favorite recipes is …

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