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Skincare For The Sun Kissed

Skincare For The Sun Kissed

Taking care of skin year round is important, but during the warmer months the sun’s rays can wreak havoc on delicate facial skin, requiring additional steps for protection and treatment. Naturally detoxing and cleansing your skin can be done right at home with ingredients found in the kitchen. For a simple exfoliating scrub that isn’t too harsh, try baking soda mixed with a few drops of water. It will remove impurities and dead skin cells without using tough chemicals. For another way to gently yet effectively cleanse facial skin, try rice water. Rice contains vitamins and minerals that have healthful properties… read more

Organic Skincare With Cantaloupes

Organic Skincare With Cantaloupes

A popular skincare ingredient in many high end brands, cantaloupes are packed with nutrients and have hydrating properties. They are full of vitamins A and C, antioxidants that have been found to have regenerative effects. Ideal for dry skin types as they are comprised mostly of water, they can actually increase the skin’s collagen production. Homemade skincare blends are easy to do and don’t require many ingredients, though organic cantaloupes are preferable for topical applications. Cantaloupe can be smashed and applied to the skin for about 10 minutes and rinsed for a lush, natural vitamin mask. The juice from the melon can… read more