Natural Skin-care, Body-care and Home-care Solutions — Antioxidant

Antioxidants & Free Radicals

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Antioxidants & Free Radicals

Free radicals are constantly forming everywhere in the body at a very high rate. Free radical are created from the addition of toxins, radiation or poor digestive function. Free radicals cause cell mutations, damage immune function, cause wrinkles and skin aging and are a contributing cause behind many diseases. Free radical damage is a major factor behind almost every known disease. 

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Firming Face Oil

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Firming Face Oil

Cacay oil has been used for centuries by Amazon communities for skin and hair care. The oil is extracted from the cacay tree (Caryodendron orinocense karsten) also called Sasan Amazon or Sacha Inchi. A nutritional wealth of Cacay Oil lies primarily in its fatty acid composition. It has a minimal amount of saturated fatty acids and high levels of oleic (Omega-9), linoleic (Omega-6), and linolenic (Omega-3) essential fatty acids considered critical for the human body. Calculated proportionally, its concentrations of Omega-3 are comparable only with that of the fish, and still considerably higher than the values found in wild salmon. The...

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Camomile Essential Oil

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Camomile Essential Oil

Herbal medicine is increasingly being recognized as a safe and effective form of treatment. Chamomile popularity grew in the Middle Ages as a remedy for skin diseases. The chamomile flower has the most benefits and it is added to bath, body care products and ointments. Chamomile is often used in the treatment of skin rash, eczema, diaper rash, and psoriasis. A study published in the Journal of Natural Products assessed the anti-inflammatory compound properties of Roman Chamomile. Additional research in the journal Food Chemistry found that Roman Chamomile had both antioxidant and anti-tumor properties. Chamomile with its high anti-oxidant potency, make it...

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