The Compromise: Plant Based Balance

What to do when you are the only plant based diet in the family: I have been the only one in my household who eats plant based. The first thing my husband told me when I embarked on my journey for change was “I met you before this please don’t try and change me, I…

The Compromise: Plant Based Balance

What to do when you are the only plant based diet in the family: I have been the only one in my household who eats plant based. The first thing my husband told me when I embarked on my journey for change was “I met you before this please don’t try and change me, I…

5 Toxic Ingredients to Avoid in Nail Polish

Women are in love with getting their nails done. There is the perception that your hands and feet look manly if you don’t have them painted. It’s time to get rid of this social norm. Nail polish has many toxic ingredients that get absorbed through our nails and disrupt our endocrine system. Here are the…

Top 6 Benefits of Cupping

As a nurse and health advocate, I am always looking for different ways to relax and detox. Cupping is something I have tried in the past year and find it to be a fast and effective way to relieve pain. What is Cupping? Cupping is an ancient Chinese practice originating thousands of years ago.You start…

7 Benefits of Jade Rolling

What is a jade roller? You might think this is the newest beauty trend in the skin care industry but they have actually been a staple in Chinese skincare routines since about the 7th century. You can think of it as handheld mini face massager. They can be made of green jade or rose quartz, and…

11 Ingredients to Avoid in Skin Care and Beauty Products

Before you break the bank on the most popular make up or skin care line, make sure to check out what ingredients they put in them. Just because it’s trendy right now, doesn’t mean their putting the best stuff in it. Your skin is your largest organ and absorbs hundreds of chemicals each day. If…

Best Natural Skin Care & Beauty Products

Your skin is considered your largest organ and it can absorb toxic products we put on it. The average women absorbs more than 200 chemicals a day through their skin. If you start to read the ingredients in your skin care products and think to yourself, If I wouldn’t eat this, why would I put…

Daily Skin Care Routine for Clear Skin (Non-Toxic & Cruelty Free)

Video Tutorial For best results: Make sure to stay away from dairy and meat products as much as possible. Get enough sleep around 6 to 8 hours a day. Drink plenty of water, hydration is key! Links to products: Himalaya Botanique Neem & Turmeric Natural Face Wash & Cleanser for Oily and Acne Prone Skin,…

All About Women’s Health

Women’s health is super important and these facts will help you know when to panic or just relax. There is a lot of research on the internet. This will be a quick but informative guide to touch base on common issues women can possibly be dealing with.  Breasts Starting from the top. Breast examination is…

5 Natural Treatments for Scabies

What is Scabies? Scabies rash is caused by tiny mites that bury under your skin called Sarcoptes scabiei. They cause itching and redness primarily in the groin or perineum, underarms, under breast area and back of your knees and elbows. Scabies will not go away without treatment, it will only get worse the longer you wait….