Common Causes of Acne – What to Avoid?

Most of the people who get acne are teenagers. But infants can get acne, too. Even unborn babies in the womb can get acne. (This is called perinatal acne.) People can get acne for...

Thalassotherapy at Home

Thalassotherapy originates from the Greek word “thalasso," meaning the sea, so thalassotherapy literally means sea treatments. In France and some other European countries, thalassotherapy is so revered that treatments are available in coastal resorts...

Treatment of Acne with Benzoyl Peroxide at Home

Someday, waking up to find a pimple on your face won't merit more than a momentary shrug. You'll just take a pill or rub in a dab of cream, and—poof—the pimple will be gone....

Dry Skin Relief Coconut Oil Body Butter Recipe

With the help of this recipe, you may be able to make an equivalent of the commercially sold coconut oil body butter by Kalinka here. Ingredients: 1 tbsp. sesame oil 2 ½ tbsp. raw cocoa...

What Causes Hair Loss and Its Cure

"I've got so much to do I'm pulling my hair out!" How many times have busy women said something like this? Well, it's not too far from a true statement. Many times, working mothers and...

Calming Body Butter with Orange and Apricot

Ingredients: ¼ cup Shea butter ¼ cup cocoa butter ½ cup apricot kernel oil 1 tsp. vitamin E 4-5 drops Sweet Orange Essential Oil Directions: Bring the Shea butter and the cocoa butter together in a...

Summertime Citrus Coconut Oil Body Butter Recipe

Ingredients: 1 ½ cups coconut oil 2 tbsp. grapefruit zest 3 tbsp. honey Directions: Begin by heating your coconut oil in a double boiler situation. Place the coconut oil in a glass bowl and place that...

Mud Therapy At Home – Mud Bath

Mud therapy, or fangotherapy as it is also known, is another spa treatment that has been used through the centuries and continues to be a key therapy in many of the world’s health spas. In...

Development Stages of Acne

Pimples usually seem to pop up overnight. This may sometimes be the case, but more often the pimple that you notice has taken weeks, even months to develop before you ever see it. Once...

Manicure At Home – Short Nails

(The hands are one of the most noticeable parts of the body, so set aside a regular weekly slot to perform a quick manicure as part of your home spa treatment.) Hands are regularly exposed...