Traditional shampoos are usually composed of ingredients such as sulphates, which allows the shampoo to lather up, isopropyl alcohol and propylene glycol among other things. Ordinarily, these ingredients tend to dehydrate the hair but in a dry environment like...
Cranberry juice is very beneficial for the health and a better diet. Cranberries are native to North America and the juice is derived from the fruit. It has one of the highest concentrations of antioxidants compared to other fruits.  Additionally,...
In case you’ve missed it, juice fasting is the practice of consuming fruit and vegetable juices in a bid to flush out toxins and other undesirable things from the system; a sort of reboot for your body. Juice fasting...
There’s always something new and innovative in hair and beauty out there. We’re constantly bombarded with advertising for new colour palettes, perfumes, skin care, hair care and so much more. If you don’t have a tight hold on your wallet, it’s...
I’ve always had dry lips off and on depending on the weather. Whenever this happened, I ran my tongue over my lips a few times or applied a generic lip balm, and kept it moving. A few months ago, I stumbled across...
An earlier article addressed how you can get rid of acne scars with a simple treatment with baking soda. You can read the article HERE. Apart from acne, there are many other things you can do with baking soda...
The lemon is a powerhouse fruit full of vitamin C. It is also a significant source of calcium, potassium and pectin with traces of iron and vitamin A. It’s a citrus fruit with the inner flesh divided into 8...
When I woke up on Thursday morning, my apartment was dark and I couldn’t see anything when I pulled aside my blinds. For a split second, my groggy mind thought the apocalypse had happened while l slept. I quickly...
The bamboo is a fast growing plant native to Asia. It’s common in Asian cooking and noted for its medicinal properties in traditional Chinese medicine. Other parts of the tree are also used in furniture making, handicrafts, etc. Bamboo leaf tea...
Manuka honey is manufactured from the nectar of the manuka tree, which can be found in Australia and New Zealand.  Manuka honey is the mother of all honeys and is a highly sought for brand of honey for many reasons....