Many beauty products on the shelf promise great things. Formulated in labs to firm, reduce wrinkles, and beautify, the products are often synthetic and contain potentially harmful parabens. These chemicals are being studied, and scientists are discovering various ways these ingredients can affect us.
So how do we beautify and take care of our skin, hair, and health without the use of synthetic products? Mother Nature has provided a wide array of emollients, antioxidants, and look-good, feel-good oils to nourish us from the inside and the outside. Here’s a breakdown of the best performers. [Read more…]