Everything listed under: Healthy Lifestyles

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    How to Manage Oily Acne Skin, Naturally

    I grew up thinking my oily, shine, cystic acne prone skin was a teenage thing. I couldn’t wait to get rid of it after high school, but when it followed me into college and then on to my career, I just couldn’t take it anymore. If this sounds like a page out of your book, trust me when I say you’re not alone.   Read More...

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    5 Reasons to Start Using a Facial Cleansing Mask

    Out of all the beauty products out there, face masks are my favorite skin care product. They are simple to use and deliver immediate results. So, should you be using one?   Read More...

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    How to Care for Your Skin Before and After Gardening

    Gardening for some is a hobby and for others it’s a chore, but there’s no disputing the fact that it’s hard work and hard on our skin.  The raking, digging, trimming, weeding, and planting can take their toll on our bodies and our skin and if you don’t take precautions and care you could end up with dry skin, scratches, blisters, insect bites, and sunburn.Gardening doesn’t have to make us miserable. Rather than putting up with the after-effects, why not exercis...  Read More...

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    How to Keep Your Skin Fresh While Flying

    With summer vacations well under way, many people will be flying across the country to reconnect and relax with family and friends, lie on the beach or a resort pool, hike mountain trails, explore a new city, or perhaps seeking a storybook-worthy vacation to Europe. No matter the destination, preparing your skin and packing the right skin care products is important to counteract the effects that flying in an airplane will have on your skin.If you’ve spent any time in an airplane, you&...  Read More...

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    The Benefits of Goat's Milk Soap to Treat Acne, Eczema and Psoriasis

    Goat's milk is rich vitamins and minerals and often consumed in place of cow’s milk.  Goats milk is a good source of protein, contains less sugar (lactose), 13% more calcium, 25% more vitamin B6, 47% more vitamin A, and 134% more potassium than regular cow's milk.  While goat’s milk can be beneficial when consumed, it is also an excellent product to use on the outside of your body especially if you are dealing with acne, eczema or psoriasis.Goat’s milk has unique nourishing properties ...  Read More...

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    PALEO, GLUTEN AND GRAIN FREE BREAD

    Looking for a healthier option to that store bought bread? Here is a simple and quick grain free bread that has an amazing texture and taste. Toast it up for breakfast, make a sandwich for lunch, or top a slice with your favorite topping as an afternoon snack.   Read More...

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    Traveling? 15% Off Your Glow-On-The-Go

    Like so many of us, gearing up for travel can get stressful. You have to decide on the right products, then you have find the little airline-approved containers, fill them up, and make sure you are bringing the right amount.At the same time, travel can bring about additional skin issues due to changes in your usual routines.  So as much of a pain as it can be, it’s nice to be able to use the brands you trust while traveling. That's why we made our travel kits, so that this part of your...  Read More...

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    Natural and Safe Alternatives to Treat Children's Eczema

    Eczema can make children miserable, so it’s understandable that parents would want to do everything possible to get symptoms under control.  Estimates suggest that 40 percent of eczema flares are treated with topical antibiotics, but according to recent research, antibiotics are not effective for clinically infected eczema in children.  A study out of Cardiff University reports that there is no meaningful benefit from the use of either oral or topical antibiotics for milder clini...  Read More...

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    Now Available: Natural Skin Revival Travel Kits and Products

    Whether you are traveling to a warm, sunny destination this winter or planning for Spring Break, Natural Skin Revival has all of your essential vacation skin care products.  Our new travel kits and products are a fabulous way to keep your skin healthy while traveling the globe.  The products are small enough that you can throw them in your bag and use them on the go.   Read More...

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    How to Naturally Treat the Skin Around Your Eyes

    The skin around the eyes is more fragile and prone to dryness, and quickly shows signs of aging and fatigue.  We think it’s very important for women and men to use an all natural eye cream daily that helps moisturize and hydrate the skin under the eyes, specifically because there aren’t many oil glands around the eye area.Here are a few other factors that affect the skin around the eye area:Dark circles under the eyes come from genes, sun damage, age, and blood build-up.Fine lin...  Read More...

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    Healthy Natural Dry Skin Remedies

    Winter is on and this dry, cold air can wreak havoc on our extremities. Our hands and feet are more susceptible to the cold and therefore take the biggest beating. However, you don’t have to suffer through the season.It’s important to understand that your skin requires some extra care and few product changes.   Read More...

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    The 9 Best Natural Anti-Aging Remedies

    We all know that aging is a natural process of life and yet many of us will go to great lengths in search for the elusive “Fountain of Youth. The pills, tonics, expensive creams and great distances people will travel to prevent or reverse the effects of aging has created a new and booming field of anti-aging medicine.There are many factors, many beyond our control, that contribute to how we age. But, you can keep aging signs under control by following a healthy, natural lifestyle.Aging is ...  Read More...

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    Brussel Sprout Pear & Walnut Salad with Orange Maple Dressing

    This Shaved Brussels Sprout Salad with walnuts, pear, cranberries is packed full of healthy, in-season flavor—perfect for the cool weather months!  Omit the bacon, and you have yourself a vegan delight. For the Orange Maple dressing:3 tablespoons good apple cider vinegar1 teaspoon grated orange zest2 tablespoons freshly squeezed orange juice1 teaspoons Dijon mustard2 tablespoons pure maple syrupKosher salt1/2 teaspoon freshly ground black pepper2/3 cup good olive oilFor the Salad:1 pou...  Read More...

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    How To Get Rid of an Itchy Scalp Once and For All!

    If you are dealing with an itchy, flaky scalp, you are not alone. In a study conducted by NCBI, National Center of Biotechnology Information, estimates show that at least 50 million Americans suffer with dandruff. Besides the physical discomforts, dandruff can be socially embarrassing, having a negative effect on a persons’ quality of life in the form of psychological distress or low self-esteem, and a willingness to pay for relief of the symptoms.WHAT CAUSES DANDRUFF Before you can treat dandru...  Read More...

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    HOW TO PREPARE YOUR SKIN FOR COLDER WEATHER

    While we have yet to feel winter's wrath—let’s face it, it’s on its way. Cold temperatures, harsh winds, and dry air sap skin of its natural oils, leaving it dry, red and irritated. The best way to prep your skin for the harsh conditions and changing temperature is to start transitioning your skin care routine now.   Read More...

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    Painless Ways to Eat Those Nutritious Leavy Greens

    Hate leafy Greens? You’re not alone. Lots of people, healthy ones too, have a hard time with the bitter taste and even the texture of most leafy greens.   Read More...

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    Quick Showering Tips When You Suffer with Psoriasis

    Staying clean and refreshed without irritation is complicated when you have psoriasis, but that doesn’t mean you have to give up bathing and showering. The problem is that heat, water and friction can all irritate your already sensitive skin, so the better you can control those variables, the more comfortable you will be.  Showering can help or hinder your psoriasis - here are some tips on how to optimize your time in the shower to stay comfortable and healthy while you cleans. Tips fo...  Read More...

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    How to Substitute Sweeteners

    As a wife and mother, making food choices for my family can be an overwhelming mission, especially when it comes to sugar.  Although I am an advocate for the reduction of sugary type substances in our diets, I too, enjoy an occasional sweet treat now and then, and so does my family.  So, when the urge strikes, I swap out the processed sugar for natural alternatives.  But, how do you alter a favorite recipe when you want to make a natural substitution for processed white sugar...  Read More...

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    Prevent Razor Burn, Ingrown Hairs, and Razor Bumps with a Traditional Wet Shave

     If you are like most of the men; fed up with shaves and razors of frustrating quality and dealing with razor burn, ingrown hair, and razor bumps, than you need to consider a change. It’s a change that will save you money, give you a dramatically better shave, and convert you from a begrudged shaver who hated his morning shave into a guy who looks forward to it as a highlight of the morning ritual.Let me reintroduce you to the traditional wet shave. Wet shaving used to be how every ma...  Read More...

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    Healthy Homemade Ketchup, In Minutes!

     Warm weather weekends are all about grilling burgers, hot dog, brats and the like. Ketchup, the king of all condiments, will be on every table. Ketchup contains high fructose corn syrup (HFCS) that has no real nutritional value and causes a big spike in blood sugar when consumed.   Read More...