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    Best Anti-Aging Ingredients – An Overview of Retinol

    With so many products on the market today, it is often overwhelming trying to find the best anti-aging products for your skin. I will be doing a series of articles focusing on the best anti-aging ingredients that can be found in many natural, organic skin care products. Here, I will focus on Retinol. What is Retinol? Retinol is an ingredient containing vitamin A. It can be found in a cream or serum or can be used alone and applied directly to your skin. It is one of the most effective anti-aging ingredients. What does Retinol do for skin? Retinol encourages new skin cell growth by bringing dead skin cells to…

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    Plant Based Anti-Aging Products Good for Skin and Environment

    You may have heard about plant based products lately.  Often, plant based products are associated with food.  Plant derived skin products are not new. However, because of the increase in awareness of synthetic additives used in many skin care products, the market for natural, organic skin care products is on the rise. You may be wondering why you should use plant derived creams or serums on your skin. There are several benefits to using plant based products for anti-aging. These products have an added advantage of being safer for our environment. Why Use Plant Based Products? Plant based products come from nature. Whenever we apply a product that is derived…

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    How to Get Youthful Looking Skin Naturally

    Everyone wants to keep their skin as youthful looking as possible. It is true, we can’t stop time from going by, but there are some simple and natural ways to keep our skin looking its best and help us adopt healthier habits too. Here I will provide tips on how to get youthful looking skin. A good skin care regimen These days, we are fortunate to have access to so many skin care products. As great as it is to have so many products to choose from, it can be very overwhelming to find the right products. Not all products are created equal. Many products contain ingredients that are not…

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    How to Use Activated Charcoal For Your Skin

    Lately there are more facial cleansing products that contain activated charcoal. In my travels to my local drug store and in the health and beauty aisle at the grocery store, I have noticed more of these products. If you look in similar places in your area, you will likely find them too. What is activated charcoal and why is it being used? This charcoal is not for grilling When you hear the word charcoal, the first thing that may come to mind is the charcoal that is used for grilling. The charcoal briquettes used at Summer barbeques is not the same as activated charcoal used for cleansing our skin. The difference…

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    How to Reduce Wrinkles With Rosehip Oil

    Roses are red, violets are blue, rosehip oil is effective for reducing wrinkles, its true! Everyone would agree that roses are beautiful, but did you know that rosehip oil, made from pressed seeds of wild rose plants, can also make your skin beautiful? If you are wondering how to reduce fine lines and signs of aging, regular use of rosehip oil or organic products containing rosehip oil, is very effective. Rosehip oil reduces the appearance of fine lines and wrinkles by providing excellent hydration and stimulating collagen. I can attest to this as I have noticed an improvement in the appearance of my skin. I wanted to share my experience…

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    About Me

    Hello! My name is Christine. My passion for healthier living, including the use of natural skin care products was what led me to create this website. My other interests include crafting, making jewelry and gardening. I have a love for nature and animals.  Along with a life filled with these passions, I am fortunate to have the love of many friends. I have volunteered for animal rescue organizations. My current pet is a rescue. As many people who have rescued animals would agree, pets and people rescue each other! In recent years, I have adopted healthier diet and exercise habits to improve my overall health. Although I was making better…