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Essential Oil Bug Repellent - a DIY oil blend recipe and dilution rates for natural bug spray

Posted by on 7/26/2017 to Ingredient Profiles
Essential Oil Bug Repellent - a DIY oil blend recipe and dilution rates for natural bug spray
If you're tired of the same old Citronella smell for bug repellent we have good news!  Many essential oils uses include properties that creepy crawlies don't like.  While the EPA limits ingredients that manufacturers can use in products labeled as "bug repellents" there's nothing stopping you from experimenting with your essential oil collection from home.

Keep reading for a recipe you can try and dilution rates we recommend.

Natural Makeup Spotlight - Flattering Red Lipstick for Every Skintone

Posted by on 7/20/2017 to Natural Beauty News and Trends
Natural Makeup Spotlight - Flattering Red Lipstick for Every Skintone
Want an instant pick-me-up? A perfect red lipstick evokes passion, love, strength, and courage.  It's an easy way to flatter and brighten your face in mere seconds. While it can be daunting to choose the perfect red for your complexion, the key is knowing your skin tone and selecting the correct shade and intensity of red.

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Sunflowers and their Seeds - the Vitamin E producing blossoms perfect for sensitive skin

Posted by on 7/19/2017 to Ingredient Profiles
Sunflowers and their Seeds - the Vitamin E producing blossoms perfect for sensitive skin

The humble Sunflower is an example of a miraculous botanical that could use a little more appreciation, so we're shining a spotlight today.  We consider Sunflower Seed oil to be one of the unsung heroes of natural skincare for some very good reasons.

Sunflower Seed oil is not an expensive or "precious" natural skincare oil largely because sunflowers are super easy to grow. They aren't finicky and they produce a huge head of seeds that are rich with oil. Sometimes the abundance of something can make it easy to overlook the true value, though.

Read on to discover more about this powerhouse plant and what its special seeds can do for sensitive skin.

Natural sunscreen success! Avoid sunburn using the best natural mineral sunscreens this summer

Posted by on 7/8/2017 to Natural Beauty News and Trends
Natural sunscreen success! Avoid sunburn using the best natural mineral sunscreens this summer
Summer skin doesn't have to be sunburned skin.  Every year we are asked what sunscreens we prefer.  Here are a few of the naturals mineral sunscreen options we have in the store and that we endorse and use ourselves.  By taking a few precautions first you can avoid sunburn, sun damage and the drying effects of too much sunshine.  

For outdoor activities such as a beach trip, river float or camping, it's easy to include a few products by Blissoma and All Good in your sun care arsenal.  Click through to read more and increase your natural suncare IQ.