Everyone's heard of it, and we all know it's the go to for sunburns, cuts and scrapes. However It isn't the first thing that comes up when people talk about skin care!
Seeing how we love all things natural here at Shia, we are definitely taken with Aloe Vera! On our journey of discovery we've uncovered some surprising and obvious skin care benefits of this amazing household plant.
Here's the Skinny!
Outside of its medicinal purposes, Aloe Vera does wonders for your skin! Aloe Vera Moisturizes/hydrates, fights acne, great for sensitive skin, and fights aging! Aloe Vera's best kept secrets..... it's the easiest house plant to mainta...
Now I know what you're thinking, because I was thinking it too, and then I discovered all it's magical beauty. Most people have a very distinct impression when the smell Patchouli which may never go away, however we thought it was still important for us to shed a little light on all the amazing benefits Patchouli has for skin.
Patchouli has an interesting history that may surprise you. Although these days it's associated with Hippies, it actually started off as the scent of the affluent. Many, many, many, years ago Patchouli was used by silk traders as an insect repellent. Silk traders packed their r...
This month is going to be all about some of our favorite Essential Oils and giving you guys a little information about them. If you follow us on Instagram @shiaskin last Thursday's Beauty Tip was all about Clary Sage.
I'm aware that Clary Sage probably isn't part of one's daily vocabulary, but if you've seen Clary Sage mentioned in other blogs, DIY posts, Pinterest, etc You've at least heard about it but may not know that much about Clary Sage.
And this is where this blog post comes in! We'll discuss the plant's history, its Therapeutic actions, its Energetic properties and some safety information so you...