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Skin Series – Part 1 of 3 – The Epidermis

  The basis of FreeRange is how the nutrients in egg can help improve the overall health of your skin and aid in alleviating sensitive skin issues.     I thought that I would provide more detail as to how the chicken egg, this amazing perfect package created by nature is able to accomplish all of this. It all starts with understanding the composition of our skin and the purpose each layer serves.  Today’s post focuses on […]

Acne Prevention – Balance

Acne, the unwelcome visitor that shows up at the worst possible time.   It doesn’t care about age, race or gender and loves to ruin special occasions.     Many times acne is treated by over the counter medications or prescriptions, but those option can cause more harm than good.   Prescription Treatments & Side Effects The side effects of this type of medication are staggering.    Here are a few of the common treatment options and the side effects […]

Spring Pics with Chicks – Five Questions to ask before Booking

Spring Pics With Chicks – 5 questions to ask before booking Daylight savings time is here, and besides a week of waking up late and being groggy, we also get to enjoy an extra hour of daylight.  The snow is starting to melt and the sun begins to feel nice instead of distant. With Easter around the corner, many of us with small children are getting geared up for Spring pictures.  There is nothing cuter […]

6 Natural Methods to Combat SAD (Seasonal Affective Disorder)

6 Natural Methods to Beat the Winter Blues   So you made it through the holidays, surviving visits from your  in-laws and crazy aunt Betty.    January arrived and you celebrated the new year, even kept your resolution (for a while).      As we enter into February restlessness starts to settle in.       The days are short and the nights are long.   Motivation evaporates and it can be hard to get out of […]

The Dirty Dozen of SkinCare

My middle son, Brett suffered from severe cradle cap as in infant (among other issues). It was advised by both my dermatologist and pediatrician to use a coal tar shampoo. What they didn’t realize at the time was that Coal Tar is carcinogenic and causes both cancer and tumors in lab tests. While it can alleviate itching and flaking, the risk far outweighs the temporary benefits. It is still available in products today What to […]