Ylang Ylang Essential Oil

Ylang ylang is an evergreen tree native to Asia (Schiller, 2008). The tree has beautiful, large yellow fragrant flowers that are best hand-picked at dawn for distillation purposes. You may have heard of ylang ylang essential oil being used as an aphrodisiac. This essential oil is known for enhancing communication, bringing out feelings, and bringing …

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Coffee Body Scrub for Cellulite

I love any scrub that will help diminish the look of cellulite and this coffee body scrub will help with that. It’s not a miracle worker, unfortunately, but it will help temporarily. Caffeine stimulates dilation and exfoliating the skin helps increase circulation, which makes cellulite less noticeable. Since grapefruit essential oil is a known diuretic …

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exfoliants: salt vs sugar

Exfoliants – Salt vs. Sugar for Natural Skincare

A good scrub is something everyone should include in their skincare routine. They exfoliate dead skin cells which rejuvenate and hydrate the skin making it look fresh, renewed, and even. Scrubs are also great for detoxification, especially when using a salt scrub. Sugar scrubs are gentler than salt and work great on your entire body. …

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