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aging

The Surprising Reason Pollution Is Even Worse Than We Thought

A new study has found that long-term exposure to air pollution may speed up brain aging. In other words, dirty air can literally, over time, eat away...

Emi Boscamp
June 22 2015

4 Skin Care Ingredients Every Natural Beauty Fan Should Know

There's a lot of information out there about the bad guys, the dangers of and reasons why we shouldn't be using conventional skin care that contains...

Jennifer Freitas
June 22 2015

The Truth About Sunscreen + A Natural, Homemade Alternative

With temperatures rising steadily around the country, it’s important to start thinking about sun protection. There are two types of sun protection...

Dr. Pragati Gusmano
June 20 2015

7 Tips To Keep You Looking As Young As You Feel

We're all aware of the advice to treat our bodies right and slow the aging process: drink water, wear sunscreen, exercise, stress less, get more...

Joey Thurman
June 19 2015

How To Get Some Sunshine (But Still Protect Your Skin)

We’ve been told for decades that we need to slather ourselves with sunscreen all day long — whether it’s sunny or cloudy, winter or summer — in order...

Meghan Telpner
June 16 2015

5 Beauty Rules We Can Learn From The Dutch

When I came to the US at the age of 18 with a modeling contract, I had no idea what to expect. Though it was a great experience and good choice to...

Frederique van der Wal
June 13 2015

7 Surprising Things That Age Your Skin + How To Protect Yourself

Most of us know that sun exposure can damage our skin. However, there are other factors that contribute to skin aging we usually overlook — in some...

Marie Veronique Nadeau
June 10 2015

20 Reasons I'm Happy To Be In My 40s

The transition from 30-something to 40-something is like a kind of initiation. At first, embracing the body’s changes (like hair growing in odd places...

The Clean Beauty Regimen: Ditch Synthetics & Discover Natural

After I was diagnosed with a chronic autoimmune disease, I made the decision to only use skincare and beauty products that were completely free of...

Sarah Hancock
June 4 2015

5 Critical Truths You Need To Know Before Buying Sunscreen

It's that time of year when we're all spending a lot of time outside. The comfortable temperatures and long days of direct sunlight tempt us to take...

Shashi Batra
June 3 2015

Kakadu Plum: Why It's Your Skin's New Best Friend

If you love natural skin care products, you need to know about kakadu plum, a potent fruit that has an intriguing past, present and future.

Kim Lewin-Reilly
May 29 2015

6 Surprising Body Parts That Need Sun Protection

We’ve all heard it before: apply sunscreen liberally every day before sun exposure and re-apply often. This is a tried and true maneuver to minimize...

Dr. Sapna Patel
May 26 2015

5 Daily Practices Of Healthy & Happy People

“It’s more than good genes, though that certainly helps,” my friend said, smiling as she casually sipped a hot green tea. In her early 40s, she looked...

JJ Virgin
May 24 2015

6 Conventional Beauty Products You Need To Toss ASAP

Everyday personal care products contain thousands of chemicals that affect hormones and may be linked to various illnesses. Cosmetic manufacturers...

Jennifer Freitas
May 23 2015

An Ancient Ayurvedic Ritual For Your Best Skin Ever

To follow up on my piece introducing the Ayurvedic doshas and the best practices lifestyle practices for each, I'd now like to introduce you to an...

Shrankhla Holecek
May 19 2015

How I Naturally Healed My Acne-Prone Skin

When I made a drastic lifestyle shift in order to heal some more severe health issues I had, I healed my acne- and wrinkle-prone skin in the process....

Osha Key
May 18 2015

Tone & Tighten Your Skin With This DIY Raspberry Facial Mask

Whether we like it or not, the effects of aging and sun damage show up on our face. And, while I’m a proud proponent of rocking your grays and...

Becca Piastrelli
May 17 2015

7 Brain Benefits Of Cutting Wheat Out Of Your Diet

Should you consider giving up grains? Dr. William Davis thinks so. The following is an excerpt from his new book, Wheat Belly Total Health. Please...

Dr. William Davis
May 16 2015

Ditch The Chemicals! 5 Head-To-Toe DIY Beauty Treatments

A few years ago, I tried to purge my bathroom of all lotions and potions containing scary toxins, hormone disruptors and chemicals I couldn’t...

Emily Feinstein
May 14 2015

3 Reasons To Add Rosehip Oil To Your Skin Care Routine

Natural beauty oils are one of the hottest trends in skin care, and with good reason. Many of us are concerned by the chemical overload inherent in...

Corinne Morley
May 13 2015