The apple’s reputation of ‘keeping the doctor away’ is largely based on the whole fruit – flesh and skin. By removing the skin of an apple (Malus Domestica) you are removing most of the fruit’s many health benefits.
You may not realize it, but some of the products you think are helping your skin could actually be doing serious damage. Because excessive chemical exposure can have a negative impact on your skin’s appearance and health, it’s vital for you to think carefully about the ingredients found in your everyday products. Even applying sunscreen or makeup could increase your exposure to toxins.
In this increasingly toxic world, we all need to take care to cleanse our system of the poisons. Blood cleansing herbs are a great way to undo some of the damage wrought by our contaminated environment. Read on to learn a bit about some of the best blood cleansing herbs available today.
When most people hear the word “fiber” they think of good bowel health, but fiber is just as important to disease prevention and well-being. Read on to learn how.
Chaparral (Larrea tridentata) is a very powerful herb. … Due to chaparral’s power, it is both highly regarded for its healing abilities and greatly feared for its possible side-effects and drug interactions. In this article, we will discuss both.
Red Clover (Trifolium Pratense) is one of the few blood cleansing herbs one might drink for the taste alone. Fortunately, in addition to its subtle and delicious flavor, red clover is nutritious, soothing, can improve the look and feel of skin, helps coughs and acts as a blood cleanser. However, the news isn’t all good. … Read on to discover the benefits and pitfalls of using red clover herb.
Oregon Grape Root (Mahonia Aquifolium) is best-known for its ability to cleanse the blood of toxins. its detox effect is a natural result of its ability to stimulate both the liver and gallbladder, cleansing them, optimizing their functions and improving the flow of bile. But Oregon grape root is capable of so much more than filtering blood and promoting the excretion of toxins from our bodies.
In traditional herbal medicine, Yellow Dock (Rumex Crispus) is considered a general health tonic, as it promotes general health and well-being. However, there are more specific reasons why you should consider using yellow dock. Read on to discover what those are.