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Have you ever looked at the ingredients on your favorite cosmetic products? If so, you know that many contain dozens of unpronounceable chemicals and potentially harmful components. These DIY hair and makeup products include items you likely already have in your home. Let’s get started! Hair Mask Damaged hair can result from over-processing, overuse of hot tools (curling irons and straighteners), too much time in the sun, age and many other factors. This nourishing mask can help revive your tired strands and restore your hair to a healthier state. You’ll need: 5 drops Rosemary essential oil 5 drops Lavender essential...

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You’re likely familiar with frankincense. It is frequently mentioned in conjunction with Christian teachings, historical references and applications (which we’ll explore later), as well as holistic health remedies. What you probably didn’t know, however, is the extraction method and many uses of this pungent essential oil. But don’t worry, that’s what we’re here for!  Keep reading to discover more about this warm, sweet scent. Extraction Process The procedure for extracting frankincense oil is relatively simple. It is obtained from the Boswellia tree (native to the Middle East) by cutting the bark and removing the thick, congealed sap that emerges. This...

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