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coconut oil

3 DIY Face Mask Recipes + Tips For Clear Skin

10 simple tips for getting and maintaining clear, acne-free skin, and three masks to help you.

Liana Werner-Gray
March 14 2016

11 Proven Ways Coconuts Heal (Just About) Everything

Need another reason to love coconuts? Here's what research says about the health benefits of coconut water, shells, oil, and fruit.

Jonathan Galland
March 3 2016

7 Plant Oils You Should Add To Your Beauty Routine ASAP

Why you should be using plant oils in your skin care routine, and how to get started.

Corinne Morley
January 30 2016

3 Ayurvedic Tips For Taking Care Of Your Skin This Winter

To have beautiful skin this season, it's all about hydration. The more oils the better this time of year, both internally and externally. Here are...

Kiera Nachman
January 28 2016

Should You Really Try Oil Pulling? A Dentist Explains

As a leading integrative dentist, Dr. Mark Burhenne understands the importance of oral health for total wellness. That's why we're thrilled to have...

Mark Burhenne, DDS
January 14 2016

12 DIY Ways To Use Coconut Oil In Your Beauty Routine

At this point, you should be well-aware that coconut oil is good for you, both inside and out. Beloved by foodies and beauties alike, this stuff will...

Allie White
December 27 2015

7 All-Natural DIY Recipes For Smooth, Shiny, Healthy Hair (Infographic)

If you've got yogurt, honey, and a banana in your kitchen right now, you can work some serious magic on your hair.

Allie White
December 24 2015

5 More Foods To Help Balance Your Hormones

When your hormones are out of balance, you know it. Stress takes over, weight creeps on for seemingly no reason at all, a full night of sleep is a...

Traci D. Mitchell
December 23 2015

Is Avocado Oil The New Coconut Oil? I Tested 9 Uses & Here's What I Found

Avocados: It was really only a matter of time before the ubiquitous superfood made its way into beauty cabinets everywhere. And though some of us have...

Allie White
November 11 2015

2-Ingredient Moisturizer For Any Skin Type

A true lotion is a light, stable emulsion of water and oils that absorbs quickly into the skin. Sounds simple enough, right? Actually ... no. There...

Erica Strauss
October 21 2015

5 All-Natural (And Totally Affordable) Beauty Secrets From South America

Growing up in Guyana, my grandmother would slather my skin and hair with coconut oil for an at-home beauty ritual. This light oil seemed to be the...

Karen Young
August 28 2015

Why You Should Be Double Cleansing + How To Do It

Sure, you know washing your face is important, but do you realize that your cleansers, creams and serums may not be functioning at their optimal...

Katy Hull
August 20 2015

Can Coconut Oil Really Deliver? I Tested 14 Uses & Here's What I Found

To separate the "too good to be true" claims from the "wow, this is actually legit," I dove headfirst into the wild world of coconut oil as personal...

Allie White
July 29 2015

6 All-Natural Ways To Get Clear, Radiant Skin This Summer

Heat, sun burns, humidity, dry weather, air conditioning ... all of these things can wreak havoc on our skin during summer months. It's crucial to...

Shiva Rose
July 2 2015
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5 Foods To Add More Healthy Fats To Your Diet

My diet is 40-60 percent fat depending on my energy requirements for the day. This may sound shocking coming from someone who’s known for guzzling...

Amanda Chantal Bacon
June 29 2015
PAID CONTENT FOR siggi's dairy

Shredded Coconut Kale Salad

This is our ideal summer take on the kale salad. The creamy sweetness of the thick coconut yogurt (we’re using siggi’s because of its low sugar...

Christina Liva
June 19 2015

An Exfoliating & Moisturizing DIY Treatment For A Dry Scalp

A healthy scalp encourages strong hair growth for years. But when your scalp is unhealthy, it can be dry, itchy and bad for the health of your hair....

Josh Rosebrook
May 27 2015

3 Foods You Should Be Eating For A Bloat-Free Belly

There are many reasons we gain weight, one of which is inflammation. Though it's a natural, healthy response our bodies use for protection (think...

Becky Litwicki
May 20 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