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Activated Charcoal For Oily Skin + DIY Mask Recipe

    Activated Charcoal For Oily Skin   Now I know I seem late to the game, but let’s talk activated charcoal for oily skin! In the past, it has mainly been used to counteract chemical and food poisoning.   But the last few years, I’ve been peeping products that are…

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6 Simple Ways to Use Essential Oils for Self Care

Essential oils for self care

    So far, 2019 has been a busy year of making moves! Juggling planning a wedding and buying a house has been so exciting, but has also been a little bit stressful. I realized that I needed to pack some extra punch in my self care and stat.   …

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How The Japanese Double Cleansing Method Cured My Oily Skin

    For far too long, I’ve had a love-hate relationship with my oily skin. I’ve tried absolutely everything, from primers, powders, chafing gel (remember that 2-second trend?) to even avoiding moisturizer all together.   But depriving my skin of moisture and leaving it exposed to UV rays wasn’t doing…

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Lemon Wedge Pesticides Made Me Sick

lemon wedge pesticides

  Adding lemon to my water has been a staple in my morning routine for years. But did you know that the lemon wedge pesticides can make you sick?     The antioxidants in lemon juice are powerful because they aid in digestion, hydration and the much needed energy boost when…

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Rice Water Toner for Glowing, Softer Skin

  Time for a DIY Challenge! Have you heard about the new trend of using rice water as a toner for your skin? I just recently came across it and my mom was raving about how her skin was glowing and felt more supple and moisturized. Not to mention her…

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