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Shea butter

Shea Butter, with its slightly smoky smell and silky feel on the skin, is extracted from the seeds of Vitellaria paradoxa tree native to West Africa. It is a godsend for the people of this region who have been using it for cosmetic, nutritional, and medicinal purposes for thousands of years. They use it to protect their […]

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Acai (Açaí) berries

You know we love to talk healthy. Adding to many healthy foods we’ve already talked about and all their benefits, today we chose Acai (Açaí) berries. Acai berries are native to Central and South America and they’ve been used by the indigenous people of the Amazon region for centuries. These berries are famous for their […]

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We love Nivea creme

Oh that lovely round blue tin… It started as an invention by the owner of the NIVEA, Poland-born pharmacist Oskar Troplowitz. He developed the very first oil-in-water emulsion. The first! This revolutionized skincare as we know it. The secret ingredient: Eucerit, made from lanolin. NIVEA Creme was launched in 1911 as a skin moisturizer, having proven […]

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About… Salt

Would you be surprised to learn that one of the most common items found in your kitchen or on your dinner table used to be worth as much as gold? It’s true! And what are we talking about? Sugar? Pepper? No! we’re talking about SALT! From time to time, you may have heard someone say […]

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Feel good and in shape

Want to be in perfect shape and get rid of inflammation and belly fat? Want to feel good? When eaten on a regular basis, foods with anti-inflammatory properties can help reduce inflammation in the body, helping to prevent the long-term health consequences associated with it — but only if you also eliminate the foods that […]