NEST Fragrances Grapefruit Scented Classic Candle Review

A scented candle, a type of candle that’s made with fragrant oils mixed into the wax, offers a pleasant aroma when it burns.

A scented candle can add a nice touch in a bathroom, especially when you have guests around. It can also add a nice touch in a bedroom, or any other room in the house. A scented candle can establish an atmosphere of good health and well-being. As a plus over incense, scented candles don’t add smoke to the air.
Scented candles can come in different styles, but usually they could be tea candles, votives or jar candles. Common scents for scented candles include apple pie, bayberry, ocean mist, vanilla, jasmine, caramel and sandalwood, but they are definitely not limited to this selection.

Aromatherapy shows that a relaxing mood and well-being can be enhanced by certain scents. A scented candle in the bathroom, by the bath is certainly a nice way to treat yourself. Entering a home with a scented candle burning instantly creates a pleasant impression of the home. And you can attain such an impression for your home with the right scented candle. Continue reading

Alba Botanica Natural Very Emollient Body Lotion Maximum Review

Alba Botanica Natural Very Emollient Body Lotion Maximum is a rich body lotion made with plant-based ingredients and without animal testing, artificial colours, parabens, phthalates and sodium sulphates.

Alba Botanica Emollient Body Lotion is very effective on dry, cracked, scaly or even alligator skin. Even with its mild alpha hydroxy acid (AHA), users find it to be a better natural alternative to heavier lotions for dry skin such as Amlactin lotion or Eucerin lotion.
With a lot of products for dry skin, users tend to experience relief for a short while or the products end up too heavy for them to use. But in the case of this body lotion, users love its ability to actually help them deal with dry skin successfully and without any unpleasant feeling.

Alba Botanica body lotion gets easily absorbed without greasy residue, is easy to apply to the skin, doesn’t cause any itching or burning feeling and comes with a neutral, unscented fragrance. Packed with a botanical medley of aloe vera, green tea and chamomile extracts, it is great for use during massage. Continue reading

Cranberry and Apple Tea Review

Cranberry has become a popular item with health conscious folk. For many years, researchers believed that cranberries and cranberry juice could help to prevent urinary tract infections (UTIs).

Packed with lots of nutrients, cranberry juice and apple tea has just the right combination to you give a health boost that your body needs. Mixing cranberry tea with other teas and juices makes the amount of health benefits one would gain rise incredibly. The tea is completely safe to drink and comes with a myriad of health benefits for anyone. Cranberry tea offers a delicious way to stay healthy thanks to its heavy dose of vitamins and antioxidants.

A cup of cranberry tea is filled lots of with vitamins and minerals, like Vitamins C, E and K. These nutrients contained in cranberry tea all help with bolstering good health. This tea is so healthy, it wouldn’t hurt to actually have it in your daily diet.

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Best Frankincense Essential Oil for Skin Care

For thousands of years, people have been using essential oils in aromatherapy for the therapeutic and healing characteristics they possess.

Frankincense, also known as olibanum, is a  type of essential oil used in aromatherapy that offers several health benefits, including, helping to relieve chronic stress and anxiety, reduction of pain and inflammation, boosting immunity and even possibly helping to battle cancer.

Frankincense oil is obtained from the resin of the Boswellia carterii and Boswellia sacara tree, which is commonly grown in Somalia. This tree behaves much differently from many other trees in that it can grow with very little amount of soil in dry and desolate settings.

The word frankincense is derived from “franc encens,” meaning ‘quality incense’ in old French. Frankincense has been linked to several different religions over the years, particularly Christianity, as it was one of the gifts given to Jesus by the wise men on the day of his birth.

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The 5 Best Face Washes for Men with Oily Skin

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Taking care of the skin is as important for men as it is for women. The most obvious benefit of using a face wash is getting rid of dirt, oil, dead skin cells and other stuff your skin builds up during the day.

A proper face wash sets a solid foundation for your overall skincare regime. For oily skin, your skin generally produces more oil than necessary, which leads to clogged pores and an overly shine on your nose, forehead and cheeks.

Bar soaps may be good for washing your hands but might not be so great for your face because they tend to dry out the skin which will make your skin go overboard, producing more oil and clogged pores.

Face washes or cleansers for men are soap free formulas that deeply clean pores and remove dirt and oiliness without drying your skin excessively. And without the flowery scent of most face washes for women.
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Best Body Lotion with Glycolic Acid – 2017 Reviews and Top Picks

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One of the worst things that can happen to your skin is to have a very dry and scaly-old skin.

Everybody, including you wants a skin that they are comfortable in and can be proud of. But often, the environmental pollution and natural processes like cold, dryness tend to leave us feeling edgy, roughened and uncomfortable.

The magical solution to this headache is an awesome dose of glycolic acid.

Glycolic acid is the holy grail of exfoliation for body lotion. It is effective at removing dead skin cells from the skin to reveal a brighter, fresher complexion.

What is Glycolic Acid? What’s it about?

Glycolic acid is a natural ingredient derived from sugar cane, though it is now often made synthetically. It belongs to a group of molecules known as AHAs, or Alpha Hydroxy Acids.

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Best Face Primers for Acne Prone Skin – 2017 Reviews and Top Picks

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What are makeup face primers?
Primers prep your skin by creating a smooth and even canvas to use with or without makeup.

A makeup primer is a base for foundation or face makeup that allows it to go on smoother and last longer. Face primers prepares your skin for your favorite tinted moisturizer or foundation, giving it something to hold on to so it lasts throughout the day.

Makeup primers diminish enlarged pores, smooth bumpy skin and disguise redness. Some primers like the Nars Cosmetics Pore Refining Primer helps to diminish pores over time so that your skin is naturally more flawless.

Many face primers are formulated with silicone-based polymers like dimethicone because of their ultra smoothing effects. They contain fine silky powders that mattify your oily skin by absorbing excess oils and keeping your foundation in place for longer. Continue reading