I've used retinol for years but didn't realize that it was either synthetically produced or derived from animal sources. While searching for alternatives I was surprised to learn about the similarities and differences between beta-carotene and retinol.
For most of us, witch hazel is a well-known skincare ingredient commonly used as a facial toner. Holistically its benefits are far more diverse. However, it is not suitable for all skin types.
Acne, more commonly known as pimples or “zits”, is a skin condition that is common among teenagers. While teenagers are often the victims of acne due to hormone changes, many adults can suffer from this as well. The good news is, the same remedies can work for all age groups who have acne.
Learn how to make your own hemorrhoid remedies using essential oils.
This article focuses on a truthful personal experience when testing out a homemade natural vegan deodorant, and why people should consider switching to one.
Psoriasis is a chronic condition that causes red and scaly patches to appear on your skin. With this condition, new skin cells are formed on top of older cells at a faster rate than your body can get rid of the dead cells. There are several home remedies that you can try to prevent flare-ups.
The oil that you cook with can be utilized as an inexpensive method for your hair, scalp, and body.
I have had success with removing warts with frankincense and oregano essential oils. I have included photos with dates for the progression of treatment.
The enzymes in the aloe vera plant advance healing in the human body. The medicinal plant brings relief to all sorts of body problems, and here's how.
How do you get rid of jock itch quickly? Fortunately, there are a number of home remedies for jock itch that can prove helpful in treating the annoying condition.
How our family defeated head lice when traditional prescription treatments proved ineffective. Plus, my step-by-step method for eliminating head lice and nits using coconut products and vinegar.
What are the symptoms of scabies and how do you treat it? This article has everything you need to know about scabies. We will also discuss natural remedies and methods for prevention.
Skin discoloration on the back, neck, shoulders and stomach may be tinea versicolor. It is also known as sun spots and is caused by yeast on the skin. It can be easily treated with natural antifungals.
The only thing more horrifying than the revelation of tiny bugs in your family's hair is the prospect of putting chemical pesticides on their heads. This natural treatment works in one shot.
Some chrysanthemums produce a chemical called pyrethrin. The chemical is reasonably safe for us and is used to kill head lice. Lice are becoming resistant to pyrethrin, however.
Psoriasis of the scalp is an itchy scalp condition that leads to scalp sores, flaking, dry scalp, and even hair loss, but natural alternative treatments may help!
Getting rid of eczema fast can be easier with the right approach. Using apple cider vinegar, aloe vera, and Manuka honey could speed up healing and get rid of eczema.
Homemade natural medicinal ointments and salves are easy to make in your kitchen! Here I provide detailed tips and 3 recipes for homemade herbal salves or oils.
If your family is finally rid of head lice and you don't want them to come back, or if you're trying to avoid the latest outbreak at your kids' school, here are some ideas to keep lice away.
Best natural cure for Eczema, Melaleuca and Lavender Essential Oils. Helps with acne, psoriasis and many other skin conditions.
It's important to take immediate action when you lips start to crack—otherwise, your lips run the risk of developing large, painful, swollen cracks. These homemade remedies can help.
Take these easy steps and methods to help prevent you or your children from getting head lice. If you're trying to get rid of them off your scalp or your child's scalp, you'll find a comprehensive list of what to consider below.
You can avoid costly medical procedures and remove warts, moles, and skin tags painlessly at home using castor oil and baking soda.
Heat rash, also known as prickly heat, is a problem that can occur during the summer months. Here are ten home remedies that have worked well for me to treat this condition.
Apple cider vinegar can be a miracle worker for unsightly skin problems.
The redness, bumps, and the peeling. As a rosacea sufferer, I have had to learn to deal with it like the other 14 million Americans out there. Always wondering when the next flare would come, trying to hide it with makeup, and hiding in my room . . .
Poison Ivy is the dreaded allergic dermatitis caused by urushiol which causes eruptive allergic contact dermatitis. Poison ivy, poison oak and poison sumac all produce the same urushiol and it is one of the most potent allergens in the entire world. Home remedied are very effective treatments for the poison ivy rash.
Do you suffer from eczema? Know what foods to avoid to prevent flare-ups and try these natural remedies to help clear up your eczema.
The skin is a living organ, and its wellness goes beyond skin deep. Find out how the skin works to improve its condition.
Fungal skin rashes and infections are very common. These itchy and sometimes peeling and painful rashes occur under the breasts, in the arm pits, and in skin folds. They are especially problematic in the summer when people sweat. Learn some home remedies to treat and prevent fungal skin rashes and infections.