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6 healing plants I use in my brands

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6 healing plants I use in my brands

Does your soap have the power to heal? The BODYTRUTH brand embodies all things natural. It blends aromatherapy with skin therapy to offer skin nurturing solutions to many of the most common skin complaints. My product is different from others because I use essential oils which are steam distilled from a single plant or herb and proven to be a therapeutic against many skin conditions. Others use synthetic fragrance oils which are synthetic compositions created solely for the purpose of providing various scents at low prices. Fragrance oils are not therapeutic, neither do they possess the various healing properties of...

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Get rid of oily skin & persistent breakouts!

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Get rid of oily skin & persistent breakouts!

All of our bars are created to recover, protect, prevent, & correct! Many of you have shared with us, your battle with clogged pores, persistent acne and the blemishes that follow. If acne and oily skin is your struggle, then this bar is for you.  Our BODYTRUTH brand CLEARSKIN bar, is one of the newest bars released this season and we're proud to say, we love it very much!!! WHAT IT DOES: Clears the skin of existing acne on the face & body Reduces scarring from existing acne Helps skin recover more quickly - reducing opportunities for dark spots Purifies & detoxifies...

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Why the Fascination with Black Soap?

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Why the Fascination with Black Soap?

What’s It All about? So often I hear the question,  "so what's the deal on black soap? I’ve heard it's the best soap!" The handed down story… I have to say handed down because it is, information passed along from culture to culture, family to family and from me to you... Authentic African Black Soap is made by the people of the Yoruban tribe located in Nigeria. It is believed that this tribe brought their herbal wisdom with them from their original Egyptian homeland. Secret black soap formulas are carefully guarded as they are passed down through generation. The soap...

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Too Much Washing!

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Too Much Washing!

Overzealous face washing, can actually cause more harm than good. Constant washing, especially with products designed to combat oiliness, can strip skin of its own natural oils and compromise its barrier, which can set you up for irritation and derma-dehydration. Avoid cleansers that contain harsh surfactants, which rid skin of too much oil and leave it unnaturally dry. Read the labels. Some common surfactants include sodium lauryl sulfate (SLS), sodium lauryl ether sulfate (SLES), and ammonium lauryl sulfate (ALS). Instead, look for gentler cleaning agents, which may be derived from coconut oil, olive oil and shea butter, among others. Rub...

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What Is Inflammation?

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What Is Inflammation?

Inflammation is the body’s attempt at self-protection; it seeks to remove harmful stimuli such as damaged cells, irritants, or bacteria; and begin the healing process. The signs and symptoms of inflammation, especially acute inflammation, show that the body is trying to heal itself. It’s often followed by pus and tissue formation. Inflammation & Skin Inflammation is at the root of a variety of troublesome skin conditions, including: Acne Redness Rashes Fine lines and wrinkles Sagging and bagging Irritation, itching Rosacea Eczema Dermatitis Psoriasis Short-term inflammation is good for us. It helps us heal. The problem is in today’s world, a...

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