Ingredient Spotlight – Macadamia Nut Oil

Posted by admin on 04/27/2015 to Healthy Skin, Ingredient Spotlight
Ingredient Spotlight – Macadamia Nut Oil

They’re as good for your skin as they are tasty to eat – and that’s saying something. No matter how you use them, macadamia nuts are chock-full of antioxidants and essential fatty acids that have a big impact on the body. Let’s take a closer look at these buttery little nuts.   When they’re coated [...]

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Minimizing Stretch Marks – Naturally

Posted by admin on 04/13/2015 to Stretch Mark Prevention
Minimizing Stretch Marks – Naturally

We recently shared tips to help prevent stretch marks during pregnancy. But what happens if you get them anyway? There are a few ways to treat and minimize existing stretch marks. And if doing so naturally is important to you, you’re in luck.   As stretch marks fade, they can become faint and silvery. But [...]

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Baby on the Way? Here’s Your Must-Do List

Posted by admin on 03/10/2015 to Baby
Baby on the Way? Here’s Your Must-Do List

Baby on the Way? Here’s Your Must-Do List Pregnancy may seem like it will never (ever) end, but before you know it, your new baby will really be here. From packing the hospital bag to choosing a pediatrician to preparing for maternity leave, there are no fewer than a million things to do and buy [...]

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Spotlight Series – The Benefits of Helichrysum Italicum

Posted by admin on 03/03/2015 to Ingredient Spotlight
Spotlight Series – The Benefits of Helichrysum Italicum

Helichrysum comes from the sunflower family, with over 600 species sharing the name. There are both annual and perennial varieties, and they are all characterized by their bright colors. The italicum species is a perennial herb – small and shrubby with little yellow flowers that smell of curry when crushed – from which a powerful [...]

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Four Tips for Preventing Stretch Marks During Pregnancy

Posted by admin on 02/17/2015 to Stretch Mark Prevention
Four Tips for Preventing Stretch Marks During Pregnancy

For many women, stretch marks are part and parcel of pregnancy. The numbers vary, but anywhere between 50 and 90% of pregnant mamas will end up with these pink, purple and reddish tiger stripes across their abdomens. Chalk it up to genetics, weight gain and a few other factors, but take heart: there are a [...]

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Spotlight Series – The Benefits of Tamanu Foraha

Posted by admin on 02/12/2015 to Ingredient Spotlight
Spotlight Series – The Benefits of Tamanu Foraha

Our Intensive Stretch Mark Oil is made from a combination of ingredients known for their restorative and healing properties. Tamanu Foraha, which comes from the fruit of the Calophyllum inophyllum tree, is one of them. Its healing properties have been well researched, and tamanu oil is considered to be one of the most active of [...]

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Behind the Products: A Closer Look at Avishi Organics

Posted by admin on 02/02/2015 to Baby, Healthy Skin, Pregnancy
Behind the Products: A Closer Look at Avishi Organics

Even the most cursory look at the product line of Avishi Organics quickly makes it clear – we are a company dedicated to natural and organic skin care products for mothers-to-be and babies. In fact, a pregnancy is how Avishi got its start. In 2010, I noted the surprising lack of specialist skin treatments that [...]

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