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Why is it important to cleanse and detox your environment?

Detox your environment This post is part of The Detox Series.  The more we are heading into an urban world, the more we realize why it is of utmost importance to have an organic lifestyle. Toxicity is all around us, both natural and synthetic (man-made). And sadly, it is taking an immense toll on our overall health. The atmosphere is filled with heavy metals which are generally toxic in nature. This contamination has led to many health issues among all age-groups, even the newborns aren't exempted from the toxicity of heavy metals as shown in research performed in the US by Greenpeace, the non-governmental environmental organization. They studied blood samples from the umbilical cord of newborns and astonishingly found that...

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Sleep Detox? Yes, you read it right!

This article is part of The Detox Series.  Never heard of detoxing your sleep? It's time. We will cover the importance of healthier bedding for safer sleep. Scientific research states that they are potential hazards with the material used. Some are even carcinogenic.  Did you know that the bedding and mattresses you choose to sleep on can potentially impact your overall health? We spend one-third of our lives on revitalizing our drained body and mind through sleep. The fabric of our mattresses and bedding can contain chemicals, some of which are toxic in nature - that cause negative health issues, hinder the task of rejuvenation and our body's natural healing ability. They can even expose our body to toxic chemicals...

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How the food we eat can cause Acne? Three simple ways to tackle acne!

Acne and The Food We Eat We are sure that you're moisturizing your skin right, cleaning that air filter, and exfoliating every week for that blemish-free skin and healthier complexion. But one thing which most of us often overlook is our diet. According to several nutritionists, it is important to feed your body with the right nutrients and vitamins which would provide the building blocks for healthier skin. Our body is one unit, where all its functions are powered by our digestive system. It's about time we realize that when our gut is healthy, our skin will shine.  This is why it is important to be vigilant about what we eat as they can trigger and contribute to breakouts and...

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Detox your life : Guide to a conscious lifestyle

DETOX YOUR LIFE: A Guide to Conscious Lifestyle Humans are creatures of habit. Paying attention to your everyday habits and what your environment is surrounded by will play a significant role in creating a restful body and mind.  Regular detoxing your body by following a complete regime of food, skincare and lifestyle habits lead to radiant, lifelong health and youthfulness. Go natural: Processed foods and GMO (Genetically modified organisms) products filled with preservatives and fillers are marinated in toxic substances and they are preventing your body from reducing stress and sleeping better. Try eating organic fruits and vegetables like mushrooms that can replenish your skin and body with essential vitamins and minerals. Green your surroundings: Keeping plants near your house...

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Eleven Natural Ingredients that work for Sensitive Skin

 Eleven Natural Ingredients that work for Sensitive Skin  Did you know that only 10% of the world actually have a sensitive skin? Did you also know that sensitive skin is an acquired condition in several cases? This is exactly why our skin suddenly starts acting haywire and stops tolerating even the products that earlier suited the skin. In a majority of the cases, it is usually because our skin is sensitized to something - this could be an ingredient in one of the products you are applying or even food -  and switching it can usually make the difference to our skin, although it might take a while for your skin to get normal. But what about those poor souls...

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