You may have seen headlines in the news about how the scent of lavender can help calm anxiety. The news isn’t totally surprising, considering that essential oils and aromatherapy have been used by alternative medicine practitioners for hundreds of years to … Continue reading The Best Essential Oils for Anxiety
During the day, your face collects a lot of the dirt, oil, and debris you encounter, trapping things into your pores and resulting in what can be volcano-sized blackheads or annoying adult acne. It’s honestly kind of gross to think about, but it’s … Continue reading The Best Face Scrubs for Men
While interviewing a dermatologist for a story last year, I shamelessly took the opportunity to ask about something that had been bothering me. “What is this on my forehead?” I asked, pulling my hair back. He leaned in to inspect my brown-speckled skin. … Continue reading The Best Treatments for Melasma
There are many great uses for essential oils, including helping to combat aging of the skin. This is a benefit that most people are looking for these days and essential oils are a natural yet highly effective way to age slower and look younger on … Continue reading Top 5 Anti-Aging Oils, Including Both Essential & Carrier Oils
When it comes to body hair, there’s always some question of whether or not guys should be manscaping and why or how it should be done. One thread in Reddit’s infamous and highly-addictive /r/AskReddit forum recently begged the big question: should men shave their … Continue reading Is Armpit Hair Safe to Shave?
I get it, shaving kind of sucks. Especially ~ down there ~. Holy razor burn, Batman! But the thought of bikini waxing is crazy-intimidating (everyone and their mother remembers that scene from The 40-Year-Old Virgin). And it’s hard to know what … Continue reading The 8 Types Of Bikini Wax You Can Get
Collagen powder, supplements, and “shots” are popular products that promise to add more collagen to your skin, making it look younger and more supple. Most dermatologists say there is very little convincing research to back these claims. Instead, look for … Continue reading Do Collagen Powder And Supplements Benefit Your Skin?
If you’ve ever had a breakout, you’ve likely tried to dry those suckers up with bacteria-killing washes and spot treatments. You know, because conventional wisdom (and … Continue reading How To Use Probiotics For Acne – Probiotic Benefits For Skin
Your teeth can say a lot about your body. From the state of your gums to the smell of your morning breath, your teeth can actually be indicative of the state of your overall health. That said, teeth also play … Continue reading The 5 Best Whitening Toothpastes
Coconut oil might just be the most versatile health food on the planet, so much so that I consider it a top superfood. Not only is it my favorite cooking oil, but coconut oil uses are numerous and can extend … Continue reading 77 Coconut Oil Uses for Food, Body/Skin, Household & More
I used to associate sunscreen with the gloppy, heavy white goo my mom would make me slather on every time I stepped out of the house in the summer. Little did I know I could get the sun protection I … Continue reading 9 Best Face Moisturizers With SPF 2018
Traveling is awesome—except for the fact that you can’t take your normal beauty kit with you. (Unless you travel with three suitcases). Thankfully, these products are all you need to look amazing on any vacay: 1 Best face oil: Superfood Facial … Continue reading Best Travel Beauty Products
Have you ever taken a prescription muscle relaxer or thought about taking one? The name alone probably makes you think that muscle relaxers are helpful and harmless, but think twice — synthetic muscle relaxers (unlike a homemade muscle rub) are actually both highly … Continue reading Muscle Relaxers: 8 Natural Ways to Relax Muscles & Relieve Muscle Pain
Essential oils have been used for thousands of years for their therapeutic and healing properties as part of the practice of aromatherapy. They’re sourced from leaves, stems or roots of plants that are known for their health properties. So then, what … Continue reading What Is Frankincense Oil? 8+ Benefits & Uses for Healing
Raise your hand if you’re a grown-ass adult who still wakes up with breakouts on the regular. Yeah, it’s the freaking worst. But while you might have tried every acne spot treatment and Instagram hack on the planet to clear … Continue reading Best Acne Face Washes, According to Dermatologists