The Alchemist
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A beautiful philosophical Story: The Alchemist By Paulo Coelho

This week’s read was The Alchemist by Paulo Coelho. It has to be one of the most beautiful stories I have ever read because of the abundance of underlying messages and the way they were delivered. I read the french edition of this book but inserted some quotes from it in English between sections <3 …

Naturopathy and self-healing
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How can your body Heal itself?(Naturopathy)

What is Naturopathy? To introduce this notion simply, naturopathy is a way to treat people with conditions ranging from Autoimmune conditions to Skin conditions like Rosacea by combining Traditional Methods and Modern Medical science. Naturopathic Medicine is more of a holistic approach to medicine as it takes the whole person into account. This means that …

Jojoba Oil

How is Jojoba oil beneficial to hair and skin care?

What is Jojoba Oil? The Simmondsia chinensis is a shrub, native to Northwest mexico as well as south west america. The seeds of this shrub are used to obtain Jojoba oil. Various methods can be used to obtain the oil from these seeds, for example: Mechanical pressing which could be followed by leaching, or leaching …

Turmeric Spice

Quick and Simple DIY Turmeric Hair And Skin Mask

What is Turmeric? Turmeric is a spice obtained from a flowering plant, part of the ginger family. The plant’s roots are use for culinary purposes. The ‘Curcuma longa’ is the name of this plant, which is native to South Asia. It has an abundant amount of natural components, about more than 300. The one component …

Essential oils
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Are Essential Oils Harmful When Worn Under The Sun?

Let’s define what essentials oils are look at the list of phototoxic essential oils Photo-toxic: Makes skin more vulnerable to damage when exposed to sunlight What are essential oils? Essential oils are mother nature’s gift shipped in small bottle. The oils have been extracted from aromatic plants for centuries for all kinds of usage and …

Guava fruit

How To Make DIY Skin and Hair Masks from Guava Leaves

What is Guava? Part of the Myrtle family, guava is a tropical fruit originating from Mexico, the Caribbean and the northern regions of Southern America. The most commonly consumed species are the apple guavas, which grow on the Psidium Guajava tree. This fruit varies in type, from: Lemon, Strawberry, Tropical White, Mexican Cream, Red Malaysian …