Spring Wellness Tips

Spring Skin & Wellness Tips In the spring, the natural oils that your body loses due to dryness and cold begin to replenish.   It’s important to adjust your routine to account for this change.  It can impact not only your skin health, but also can help reduce hay fever and the increase in asthma attacks that are common in the spring months. Take advantage of the moisture coming back into the air and get that […]

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 […]

Natural Tips To Love the Sun & Beat the Burn!

I was at an outdoor business meeting enjoying the sunshine and getting a ton of work done.  Unfortunately I did not have adequate sun protection and ended up with a sunburn right in the middle of my back.   I could not reach it to moisturize, and it itched like crazy!   I am usually quite diligent with sun protection, and make my own sunscreen, but didn’t think that the fashionable striped tears on the […]