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Holistic Winter Beauty Tips For Healthy Skin

 Now that the temperature is dropping and winter is upon us, it’s time to give our skin and face some extra attention. There is nothing worse than having dry, flaky,  or dull appearance when we don’t need to.  What’s most important is that we start to rebalance our whole system now during the last months …

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Is Retinol Giving you Dry, Flaky Skin? Try These Alternatives Instead:

We all want it: dewy, tight and luminous skin that seems to have made an ungodly pact to forever retain its youth. We go to radical measures to make sure our pretty mug is (almost always) on top of its game. We laser it, peel it, needle it, poke and squeeze it. With all of …

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Win it Wednesday: BeauTeaBar.com

    I love the feeling of being pampered and rejuvenated, all while feeling good about using non-toxic, organic products on my skin!  So needless to say,  I was ecstatic when I received a box of beauty goodies from Beau*Tea*Bar.  I love this company’s humorous and inspiring take on how to live life!   On their “About …

5 Ways to Lose Weight or Improve Your Health WITHOUT Regularly Hitting the Gym

Hello Balanced Babes, We are Joel and Michelle; Personal Trainers with Organa Wellness  We are conducting a workshop for all of you on Saturday August 23rd at 4 pm to provide with you with a toolbox for losing weight and improving your health during the busiest times in your life.   Success is most often reached …

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Why you should buy cruelty free beauty products + a giveaway!

  I must admit, I am not one to make a conscious decision to do my nails, or even dive head first into complicated beauty routines. Since I’m always on the go I try to keep my beauty needs to a bare minimum – but I will admit, I do love to get ‘glammed’ up …

How to Acheive the Perfect Sunless Tan with Ortanic

    Even though summer is here and the weather is ideal for tanning – getting too much sun exposure can seriously be detrimental to our skin.  This is one of the reasons   why sunless tanning is the perfect option to attain a beautiful glow without cellular damage. I had the pleasure of trying out …

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A Day at Hamsa Ayurveda & Yoga

  If you read my interview (link here) with  Ayurvedic expert, Monica Yearwood, you should be familiar with her wellness center, Hamsa Ayurveda and Yoga. I was lucky enough to receive two unique and invigorating services at Monica’s center, and am thrilled to share my experience and tell you about the mission behind the brand. …

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Organic Beauty Products for Changing Seasons

  Changing seasons translates to changing skin care needs. Our skin no longer craves heavy creams and ultra hydrating lotions as we did during the frigid winter temperatures. Our skin now summons oils, serums, and light, fresh, beauty products to keep our complexion balanced when it can be scorching throughout the day, and breezy at …