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How Vitamins Work

June 19, 2015

​Skin Skin is human beings largest organ. For most the human body is covered with around 6 pounds of skin. The skin serves as a protective shield against heat, light, injury, and infection, regulates body temperature, stores water, fat, and vitamin D.Vitamins work to nourish the skin from the outside in. Vitamin E:Best known as an antioxidant, used to reduce the appearance of blemishes on the skin, for example stretch marks and sunburns. Vitamin E also boasts anti-aging effects, as it can help reduce the appearance of wrinkles. Vitamin C: Helps the creation of collagen, which helps give skin its firmness and strength. It is also an antioxidant that slows the rate of free-radical damage (free radicals are unstable molecules that damage collagen and cause skin dryness, fine lines and wrinkles). Vitamin D: Generally skin dryness can be significantly improved with the use of a vitamin D. The antioxidant properties of vitaminD can help to avoid early aging and damage to skin cells....

Learning about Toxins

June 19, 2015

​Does it astonish you that there are loads of toxic ingredients in skin and hair care products that can harm you? When you use a skin or hair care line, that product is being introduced into your blood steam by basic use. It may amaze you the kind of ingredients used in the manufacturing of skin and hair products. Some companies ethical business practices are not a priority over making the cheapest product available for the most profit. Here are some of the toxic ingredients used in hair and skin care products. Check the labels of what you are using, you are bound to find more than a few ingredients on the list below. ______________________________________________________________________________________________________ Alcohol Isopropyl : Drying and irritating solvent and dehydrator that strips your skin's natural acid mantle, making us more vulnerable to bacteria, molds and viruses. It is made from propylene, a petroleum derivative. It may promote brown spots and premature aging...