orange essential oil

Oranges have been cultivated since 2500 BC and are native to Southeast Asia; they were brought to Florida in 1513 by Ponce de Leon. The largest producers of oranges are Brazil. Orange essential oil is known to promote collagen production as well as soothing irritated and dry skin. I think I am addicted to the […]

10 Beauty Secrets for a Younger You

We live in a world fixated with lists and numbers. We define the health of our relationships by the answer keys of a list of questions.  We demarcate our business ad life by the breadth of our twitter lists and describe the richness of our lives centered on sometimes unattainable bucket lists.  Despite this trend being somewhat vexatious to the […]

Bathe Less?

Bathe Less Bathe less .. yes in the winter. Winter skin care is challenging with the cold and dry air that increases moisture loss in the skin. Then top it off by walking into a heated room and you have a double whammy of the indoor heat parching the skin more. Numerous dermatological studies also […]

Peppermint

Historically (and well before the pineapple) peppermint has been a symbol of hospitality. Of all the essential oils, peppermint is one,that even the most neophyte of consumers, have a distinct memory or experience.  From the smell of indulgent, candy cane laden hot chocolate during winter vacations to an invigorating peppermint tea prepared with healing love […]