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"I can only use Dove"...5 Benefits of Using Natural Soap

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"I can only use Dove"...5 Benefits of Using Natural Soap

Me being #YourNeighborhoodSoapDealer I hear this often. Someone will walk up to my FabYouLife tent, enjoy the smell goods, then say something like, "I'm super sensitive I can only use Dove." (Jay-Z pause....OK) I heard this so much that I don't do the Dove debate anymore.  I'll just list the "beauty bar's" ingredients below:  Sodium Lauroyl Isethionate - a surfactant/detergent used as a cleansing agent and to impart lather in shampoos, body washes, facial care, and toothpastes. Stearic Acid - Synthetic and used as a hardener Sodium Tallowate Or Sodium Palmitate - . Both are used as surfactants to bind to oil...

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Babassu Oil and 10 reasons why you need it

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Babassu Oil and 10 reasons why you need it

  Babassu palm trees are native to northern and central regions of Brazil, and the babassu oil itself comes from the palm fruits, or nuts, which can grow to six inches in length. This oil is much like its cousin, coconut oil, in that it comes from a palm fruit, is solid at room temperature, melts when it touches your skin, and contains the same vitamins and fatty acids. In fact, some even prefer it over coconut oil. Here's why: 1. It’s Light-Weight Whether you want to soothe dry skin right away, you simply don’t have time to wait around for...

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Oil Pulling Basics

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Oil Pulling Basics

  What the heck is Oil Pulling? Oil pulling is an ancient Ayurvedic dental technique that involves swishing oil in the mouth for a short period of time. The oil can cut through plaque and remove toxins without disturbing the teeth or gums. Benefits of Oil Pulling The reported benefits include: Whiter teeth Stronger teeth and gums Helps with bleeding gums Cavity and gingivitis prevention Better breath Alleviation of headaches & hangovers Helps ease the symptoms of acne/ eczema/ psoriasis/ & other skin care issues. Helps clear sinuses Does Oil Pulling Work? Personally, I’ve tried oil pulling for a week...

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5 Tips to Get the Most Out of Your Serum

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5 Tips to Get the Most Out of Your Serum

You may live by the skin care mantra of cleanse, tone and moisturize but do you know where the face serum fits in? Serums are packed with active ingredients designed to penetrate skin in ways everyday moisturizers simply can’t. They come with a ton of benefits, like smoothing fine lines, increasing firmness, speeding cell turnover, boosting brightness, and correcting discoloration, etc. The catch, though, is that they won’t work as well if you use them incorrectly. Follow these 5 tips to get the most out of your serum. 1. Cleanse Well The active ingredients in skin serums will stick to dirt and dead skin,...

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Winter Protective Style Tips

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Winter Protective Style Tips

   Protective Styles are a great way to give yourself a break from styling and to retain hair growth if done correctly. Your curls may be poppin', but they too need a break from manipulation. The cold winter elements can be harsh on your skin and hair making it more susceptible to damage and breakage and with my tight schedule, my hair had to be put away....Read More...     If you choose to try it, make sure it does not affect your health in any negative way and consult with a medical professional. No amount of hair growth can justify...

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