Could Monoi Oil BeYour Next Best Beauty Secret?

    I had never heard of Monoi oil until the other day while watching the Live Well Network. Tamika Fletcher Co-Owner of Natural Resources Salon in Houston Texas was on telling about the benefits of this product. She said, “it’s a wonder ingredient for hair, lips and skin.” Monoi oil is made from soaking Tiare’ flowers (Tahitian Gardenia) in coconut oil. The oil can be traced back over 2000 to the Maori tribe in Polynesia. The tribe used this oil from birth till Read more [...]

20 Advantages of Drinking Water

  Approximately 60 to 70% of our body’s mass is made of water according to most doctors; drinking eight glasses of water a day fulfills the necessary requirement. This needs to be adjusted depending on what type of climate you live in. Remember the body can only absorb 4 ounces of water in 10 minutes time. So don’t try to get your daily amount in too short of a time period.   Advantages of Drinking Water 1. Water on an empty stomach purifies the colon thus making it easier to absorb Read more [...]

Six Body Refreshers

        Enjoy these Six Body Refreshers listed below     Body Spray 1 cup witch hazel 1 tsp. glycerin 3/4 tsp. vanilla oil Mix well in spray bottle and shake before each use.     Herb Body Spray 2 cups white vinegar 1/4 cup honey 1 teaspoon sage 1 teaspoon thyme 1 teaspoon savory 1 teaspoon ground cloves 1 teaspoon bay leaves Combine all ingredients in a sterilized glass mason. For 1 week store and shake well every day. After Read more [...]

Spa Day for Your Face

      Cleanse Face: Mix a half-teaspoon of Epsom Salt with cleansing cream.  Massage face then rinse with cold water. Exfoliate: Wet face then apply a couple of tablespoons of Epsom Salt, then GENTLY massage with a wet washcloth or fingers. Rub for one or two minutes, rinse with cold water to tighten the pores. Face Sauna: You need to fill a bowl with near boiling water and add four drops of each of the essential oils recommended for your skin type. NORMAL: Mandarin and Read more [...]

Little Tricks to Look Younger #1

            Keep It Light Wearing heavy makeup it tends to sink into your wrinkles and dull your face. Use light foundation, blush, and eye shadow, to enhance your natural beauty. Select Warm Colors Warm and light colors will brighten up your face. Toss all the dark and dramatic colors and replace them with ones that reflect light this will give skin look firmer. Light and shiny colors tend to bring back fullness and help smooth the little lines. Moisturize Moisturizing Read more [...]

Wrinkle Reducer Recipes

  Wrinkle Reducer #1 Banana is wonderful as an anti-wrinkle treatment. Mash 1/4 banana until it is a cream paste. Spread all over face and leave for 15-20 minutes rinse with warm water followed by a rinse with cold water.   Wrinkle Reducer #2 Green seedless grapes are your new best friend to fight wrinkles! All you do is cut a grape in half and gently crush it on your face and neck. Make sure that you get the "crows-feet" and the lines around your mouth. Leave on for twenty minutes Read more [...]

Treatments for Dark Eye Circles

  Quick Treatments for Dark Eye Circles are listed below.  These treatments have been used by many people for years with wonderful results. Potatoes contain an enzyme called catecholase.  Many cosmetics use catecholase as a skin lightener. Grated potatoes can lighten under-eye circles. Run one potato through a food processor then put into a piece of cheesecloth. Apply directly beneath your eye for 15 to 20 minutes.  Please be careful, so the potato juice does not get in your eye. Wipe Read more [...]

Garlic the Potent Natural Herb

      Garlic the Potent Natural Herb and many refer to it as the wonder "drug" naturally made, but it has to be the real thing not pills if you want this to work. I am a big fan of garlic, and my goal is to share with you some of the interesting facts about garlic not just that it keeps vampires away! For 5,000 years, garlic has been used for medicinal purposes. One of the active ingredients in garlic is Allicin (similar to an antibiotic), and Germanium (anti-cancer agent). Those Read more [...]