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Our Top 3 Natural Goat Milk Remedies for Acne

For many women, what was once thought of as an adolescent right of passage—acne—has actually still remained a problem well into adulthood. Regardless of age, anyone who has acne-ridden skin knows that it’s an ongoing battle to not only treat the blemishes already on our faces but to prevent them from coming back. Sometimes the best thing to do when fighting acne is to go back to basics, to go natural. When it comes to treating (and cleansing) your skin naturally, goats milk is a natural, very powerful ingredient that packs a lot of benefits. Because of its lactic acid content, goat milk soap can help control and prevent acne. Lactic acid is a natural exfoliant that gently removes dead skin cells, which helps...

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DIY Body Scrubs: 5 Easy Recipes

  There's nothing quite like a homemade body scrub. There’s something so satisfying about crafting your own homemade creation, whether the goal is to exfoliate away dead skin before you apply self-tanner, help boost circulation, or just improve the overall look and feel of your skin. And doing all of this with ingredients in your cupboard is just the cherry on top. Below, we’ve sourced recipes for various skin needs using some of our favourite natural ingredients.   Anti-Aging Strawberry Scrub Ingredients 1 cup raw sugar 1/4 cup coconut oil 1/4 cup ground or even whole oats 1/4 cup pureed strawberries (you can also smoosh using the back of a fork) Directions: Mix all ingredients together in a bowl with a...

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How to Keep Your Skin Healthy While at Home

It may seem frivolous to talk about skincare right now, but practising self-care has become more important than ever: it’s calming, familiar, and it’s a reminder to take care of ourselves. As we began to work from home, we’ve reevaluated how we should treat our skin and adjust our skincare routines. Below we’ve listed our top tips on home skincare - because why not turn “bored in the house” into an opportunity to practice more self-love? Try to stick to your routine Social distancing has many of us ditching our beauty routines as we settle into a new normal at home. It can be tempting to cut corners with our skincare routines, too, but skin experts say consistency is key....

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Conscious Living: How to Switch to an Eco-Friendly Skincare Routine

There's never been a better or more urgent time to start making more eco-friendly choices - especially considering environmentally-conscious solutions are readily available for just about every aspect of our lives. Many of the products we use to clean our skin, the products we use to take care of ourselves - are actually pretty terrible for us and the environment. If you’re someone who’s been looking to shift to a more eco-conscious lifestyle to help save the earth, we’ve got you covered. Ahead, we give you a few tips so you can get started on your journey to a sustainable lifestyle, starting with your most basic routines: your skincare.  Turn the water off Did you know that only 1% of the water...

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