Modern lotions are chock full of all kinds of harmful chemicals that we don’t need to be putting on our bodies. So let’s take a BIG step back in time, 2000 years, to Greece, where a physician devised this recipe to be used as a cold cream. It’s easy to make, all natural, can be used to remove makeup, and has been shown to reduce wrinkles and other signs of aging. Are you ready to give it a try?
You will need:
1 tablespoon of honey
8 tablespoons of grated beeswax
200 ml of alm [...]
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In a recent study from Healthy Living, some of the most popular “health” juices were analyzed for sugar content. Many had more sugar than five chocolate chip cookies—around 39 grams. While juice made from actual fruit can’t really be compared to cookies made from refined flour and oils, it does bring home an important point: not all foods marketed as healthy are good for you.
We saw the greatest example of this last year with a multi-million dollar lawsui [...]
Due to the unhealthful, dangerous nature of sugary drinks, state lawmakers in California have moved closer to putting warning labels on all soft drinks. According to Reuters, the state Senate passed the bill recently and it’s now onto the Assembly, where it will face opposition from the beverage industry who insists these sugary, high-calorie drinks are harmless.
California led the way in 2005, banning sodas and junk food from public schools. Now, they are looking to take it further, potential [...]
Following in the wake of Subway removing the “yoga mat chemical” from their bread products, soft drink makers are removing a controversial “flame retardant chemical” from soft drinks. It’s a move in the right direction, to be sure, but merely a drop in the bucket for companies who make their fortunes on selling nutritionally depleted food and drinks to the masses.
The Coca-Cola Company announced this week that it plans on removing brominated vegetable oil (BVO) from their citrus-flavor [...]
Show Notes/Topics And Links: Try cooking with real fats, like olive oil, coconut oil and butter(not margarine) – you get healthy omega 3 fatty acids, better taste and you are not consuming margarine I have given up on diet sodas because of Aspartame, even though the U.S. and European governments say that it safe – [...] [...]