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Essential Oils & You

Posted by on 2/1/2017 to The Whole You

Essential oils are out there all over the place ! 
There are so many to choose from What's a person to do ?
Just check them all out,learn about what they can do and
choose ones that interest you and use them as instructed.

Essential oils are such a wonderful-wonderful gift from
Mother Nature that I believe we all need to learn about and make use of.
They are wonderful in a diffuser,in natural household cleaners,in bath and 
skin care products,body scents and much more....

Let's take a look at a few oils today !



Muscle & Joint Aches and Swelling Relief

Posted by on 1/23/2017 to Products



SO many of us suffer from muscle & joint - tendons & ligaments pain for various reasons. Finding what gives relief is a BIG AHhhhhhh !
...Are you achy, stiff muscles, hip discomfort,achy knees, sore feet, stiff/achy joints,shoulder & neck achy or stiff & tender/sore elbows.... ?
Maybe it's from age,exercise,arthritis,fibromyalgia,tendonitis,bursitis,carpal tunnel,morning stiffness
lupus,the flu,inflammatory disease, inflammation of certain muscle groups or anything else that causes the joints & muscles to become swollen,stiff,tight and painful....

Inflammation is the most common reason for muscle pain and aches....It interferes with most things in our daily life including sleep...  

How Did We Lose Touch With Nature

Posted by on 12/16/2016 to Toxins

How did we get so far away from nature !
We are nature...Natures gifts are what we need to survive....
And most of us don't even think about that !


Lavender ~ Lavender ~ Lavender

Posted by on 12/15/2016 to The Whole You

Lavender ~ Lavender ~ Lavender 

♡ It is one of the MOST popular Essential Oils in the world !
♡♡♡ I never really liked the smell of lavender.......Until I met mine...my own Lavender spray mist...Now I am in love with it ! ♡♡♡
Lavender is known for its stress-relieving,antibacterial,anti-fungal, antimicrobial, expectorant, antiseptic and analgesic properties.

Christmas~Essential Oils-Three Wise Men

Posted by on 12/14/2016 to Products

Christmas~Essential Oils-Three Wise Men
With the holidays upon us I think about all those great scents,cookies and great food...
And gifts...the fun and excitement of gift giving...seeing those little faces light up with 
excitement...And the gifts from the Three Wise Men... Gold a symbol of divinity...
Frankincense a symbol of holiness and righteousness...Myrrh symbolizes suffering,bitterness and affliction.


What Is MSM ?

Posted by on 10/21/2016 to The Whole You

What Is MSM ? 
MSM (methylsulfonylmethane) is a form of sulfur (about 34% sulfur)
It is a great anti-inflammatory ! Which can also be useful for psoriasis,acne,eczema etc..
Sulfur NEEDS to be present in the body to get rid of toxins...And can possibly help in weightloss
Sulfur is the key component in collagen and is necessary for collagen & keratin 
production for healthy hair and nails.

Olive Oil & You

Posted by on 10/12/2016 to Products

Olive Oil & You !

  Nature gives us many of the most precious gifts we can use for many things !
And Olive Oil is one of those precious gifts. The Ancient Greeks called it "Liquid Gold" .
For many-many years it has been used as a skin moisturizer...Olive oil has Omega-3 & Omega-5 fatty acids 
and is also a great source of antioxidants. Whether you use olive oil with your food or apply it topically to 
your skin it will show your body some love. Olive Oil has been an still is used for all kinds of things even 
a tooth whitener !

NEW Ingredients List

Posted by on 9/24/2016 to Products
Organic Aloe Leaf Juice (Aloe Barbadensis) (Common Name & INCI Name example)

Don't be alarmed...Companies have to comply with the required Product NEW Ingredients List ! You will start seeing changes in the products ingredients list/deck. You have been told to buy products you can easily read...well you will still see the easy to read ingredient name / common name but you will also see the INCI / “International Nomenclature of Cosmetic Ingredients” (botanical-scientific name) These are scientific English and Latin words that are used to describe cosmetic ingredients that are used worldwide as a uniform way of labeling cosmetic products so everyone can understand....( INCI provides a uniform, standardized system for the global identification of cosmetic ingredients )


All About Lavender

Posted by on 9/21/2016 to Products


Lavender is one of the most popular & versatile herbs throughout time and has been used for many-many years (for over 2,500 years)....for many things ...it has been used in food and fragrance/aromatherapy,to relieve congested, Improves eczema and psoriasis, sinuses to ease stress to help induce sleep and relieve depression and still is... rubbed on the temples when diluted with a carrier oil or just smelling to relieve headaches, restores skin complexion and reduces acne....The worlds largest lavender producing area is Provence...Essential oils are extracted by steam distillation

SkinCare-You & Aging

Posted by DMinerals on 8/31/2016 to The Whole You

Skincare Begins From Day One !
Throughout our years we need to take care of our skin....In the beginning our parents bathe us.
..Then we get old enough to bathe ourselves...As we hit our teen years we battle skin issues
-Those dreaded breakouts !
Then as we age we start to hit those days that we start to notice our skin shows we are getting older. 
....So we try to find ways to fix what bothers us !

Baby & Ingredients To Stay Away From

Posted by DMinerals on 8/15/2016 to Toxins

When choosing baby products...choose wisely.
We don't want to put things on baby or us that can be harmful.
And as a parent and caretaker it is up to us to do the healthy thing.
It is almost impossible to get totally away from all the toxins.
We just really need to do the best we can...So just learn all you can
about ingredients to be able to make the best possible choices.
Here are some ingredients to try and stay away from and some that are great !

Sea Salt Benefits

Posted by on 7/7/2016 to The Whole You
Sea Salts have some pretty impressive benefits !
Sea salts are used for muscle cramps-arthritis-psoriasis among other things.
Sea salt is said to have anti-inflammatory effects

Feed Your Face !

Posted by dMinerals on 7/5/2016 to Toxins

Feed Your Face with good-healthy products that have great ingredients !

It's almost impossible to get totally away from toxins ! What can you do ?

Summer Care & Storage Of Natural & Organic Products

Posted by dMinerals on 7/5/2016 to Products
                                                     

Summer Care & Storage Of Natural & Organic Products !

Natural & organic products need more attention in the hot weather and also where you store them can matter.

Many of the products contain ingredients that can and will be spoiled by high prolonged heat conditions.


12 Oils That Moisturize & More

Posted by on 6/27/2016 to Ingredients
Natures oils from her precious plants are one of natures greatest gifts !

It only takes 1 or 2 drops to do the job ! And if it does not absorb in just 
a couple minutes then you are using too much !
You can tell when your oils have gone bad because they will smell funky.

Turmeric In Our Food & Health

Posted by on 6/5/2016 to The Whole You

A Little About Turmeric !

There is a lot of talk going on about wonderful turmeric and for good reason !

5 Spring Into Green~Healthier Cleaning Ideas

Posted by Mama Bupkiss on 5/23/2016 to Toxins

Spring Into Green~Healthier Cleaning !
Okay...So I know many of you have not even started your Spring Cleaning lol !
SOooo...How about a little nudge and a little advice !

Food And Health

Posted by dMinerals on 5/7/2016 to Toxins

The food we eat affects our health !
Many people will say "I have been eating like this all my life and I'm still here"...Well that is true but what health issues do you have ? 
Many have changed their lives by changing their diet to a non-toxic~organic~natural diet...Do your best to use the most toxin free products you can to begin with

Willow Bark/White Willow Bark ?

Posted by dMinerals on 5/6/2016 to Products

Willow Bark/White Willow Bark ? (scientific name Salix Alba)
What is it and what are some things it is used for ?
First of all it is really what it says...the bark of a willow tree...It has been in use as a medicinally for many-many years.... It is very well studied & has many uses and benefits ! ...

Diaper Rash & Prevention

Posted by dMinerals on 4/27/2016 to Toxins

Diaper Rash & Prevention

If you want a happy baby you sure don't want a diaper rash !

OWwee...is what I always feel when I see a baby with a diaper rash~It hurts !
They are so uncomfortable~sore~stinging~burning sensation and just seem so hard to get rid of...
NOT if you find the right ointment to handle poor baby's sore or soon to be irritated bottom... 
AND loosen that diaper ! dMinerals "Baby BupKiss Diaper Ointment" is very gentle soothing and healing...

Clay Masks !

Posted by on 4/26/2016 to Toxins

Clay Masks ?
Earth has many gifts...
Clay masks are some of natures precious and wonderful gifts...
Many of natures gifts that are right there at our finger tips are over looked and not appreciated.

Prevention~Prevention~Prevention !

Posted by dMinerals on 4/25/2016 to The Whole You

Prevention~Prevention~Prevention !

Want beautiful skin ?

Prevent skin problems by taking care of your skin properly with the good products that are meant for your skin..

Turmeric & You

Posted by DNM on 4/20/2016 to The Whole You

Turmeric & You

There seems to be many-many uses for turmeric and studies that are being done and have been done.
Turmeric is also used in skincare products to help keep the skin healthy and beautiful....


What do YOU do for a burn ?

Posted by on 4/19/2016 to The Whole You

What do YOU do for a burn ?

Even the littlest burn really seems to hurt !

*** First of all...Always seek medical attention when needed and 

if you are not sure go to the Dr. to be sure ! 

If you have a bad burn, be sure to get prompt medical treatment.

Sweeten Up That Skin !

Posted by on 4/18/2016 to Products

Sweeten Up That Skin !

Do you know what a little sugar can do when it is used to pretty up that skin ?
Glycolic Acid works on the outermost layer of dead skin cells to clear the skin of those dead cells so the new cells can give you that fresh and plump skin you are looking for..