Herbal Berbal - The Lyonsleaf Blog
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Our body’s are an amazing network of complex systems that work in harmony with each other. But sometimes they stop working as well as they should and need some help to get back to normal. Knowing where to go for help to keep yourself in the best health, heal yourself or treat a disease can be mindboggling and it’s not always easy if you want to explore the world of naturopathic medicine. In this blog we want to lay out the difference between the two types of medicinal treatment and some of their benefits and risks.
Oil cleansing is an increasingly popular face cleansing method, which replaces soap or detergent cleansers with natural oils. Oil is applied to the face, then wiped away – gently removing makeup and grimy sebum with it without stripping the skin's natural oils. People with oily skin may recoil at the idea of cleansing with oils but as we learn more about the intricate workings of our skin, its delicate balance of lipids and moisture and the all-important microbiome, the old guard is giving way to a new regime. We examine the arguments for oil cleansing if you have oily skin or oily skin prone to breakouts.
The purest natural skin care products must be water-free - find out why.