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Spotlight On: Kudzu Root

Kudzu is a plant found originally in Japan and China that’s considered a noxious weed in the United States (USDA). Kudzu root is a kind of phytoestrogen, as well as isoflavone, genistein, and daidzen (The Journal of Alternative and Complementary Medicine). It can also serve as an antioxidant (Cosmetics Cop). Studies testing three isoflavone compounds […]

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What are the Best Lip Products?

My ex-boyfriend once said to me, “You know, there’s something beautiful about you, but I can’t put my finger on what it is.  Hm…maybe it’s your lips?” After such a comment, I lost that boyfriend, but I kept my pride in my lips.  And after trying nearly every appealing-looking lipstick, gloss, balm, exfoliator, and treatment […]

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FutureDerm's Giveaway: Naturopathica Vitamin C Revitalizing Complex

So the FutureDerm Yes to Tomatoes! Giveaway has ended.  Congratulations to our reader Kristina Linn! With that said, don’t pout:  We’re giving away Naturopathica Vitamin C Revitalizing Complex ($58.00, Amazon.com; official site)!   It’s an amazing spray bottle to refresh you each morning with vitamin C and E, a potent combination which is scientifically proven to […]

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Product Review: Naturopathica Vitamin C Revitalizing Complex

  Naturopathica Vitamin C Revitalizing Complex ($58, amazon.com) is a combination of antioxidants that are supposed to reduce signs of aging. The individual ingredients have been shown to work well in UV-protection and wrinkle reduction, but many of them are especially effective when put together, as they are in this formula. Their UV-protection is especially […]