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How manuka oil ointment looks after your lips

The skin on your lips is special. It’s thinner and has no oil glands. That means no in-built protection against the elements. To avoid dry, cracked lips, it makes sense to have a lip balm routine that provides a layer of protection. There are people who confess to...

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Treating that dry skin naturally

Dry skin is a very common condition. Sometimes  known as atopic dermatitis, it’s an inflammation of the skin that causes itchiness and an unsightly red rash. Blisters, itching, and swelling can occur, with varying levels of intensity. Causes of dry skin  include...

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How to speed wound healing & reduce scarring

We all have scars, and many of them might have been avoided if the wound had been treated properly. Medical advice of old has been to let wounds dry out.  However, research now shows that wounds heal faster and with less scarring when kept moist[1].  Keeping a wound...

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How to treat bug bites and stings naturally

Manuka oil has long been used to treat skin infections. But did you know that it’s also a great way to treat insect bites and stings? It’s especially effective when combined with other skin-friendly ingredients, such as turmeric oil, which helps to reduce...

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Don’t go camping without these!

 A camping holiday is as Kiwi as jandals, beach cricket and bbq sausages wrapped in bread. Whether it’s by a beach, lake or river, or in a paddock in the middle of nowhere, it’s a cheap way to get into the great outdoors. But what do you do about the itches, blisters,...

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Beeswax: Nature’s skin protector and healer

We all know that manuka oil is an incredible natural product, with antibacterial, antifungal and healing properties. But did you know that beeswax also has some great health and wellness properties? Why is beeswax so amazing? Worker bees create six-sided honeycomb...

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Care for your cuticles to get beautiful strong nails

Whether you like acrylics, gels, Jamberry wraps, polish or just like to leave them unadorned, your nails are an important part of your beauty regime.  Here’s how to ensure healthy, strong, nails. How do nails grow? Your nails grow from an area called the matrix, which...

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Is there a natural way to look after athletes foot

70% of us will develop athlete’s foot in our lifetime. It’s unpleasant and unsightly, but it’s a common affliction that’s easily treated. What is athlete’s foot/ tinea? Athletes foot is a fungus called trichophyton. It infects skin, most commonly feet.  It generally...

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