As the largest organ, our skin helps us experience the environment while acting as the first line of defense against illness and injury. After all this hard work, it’s fair to say that skin can get a little tired. That’s where dehydration comes into play.
Tag: healthy skin
If your skin has been dry or flakey of late, you are not alone. Freezing weather, harsh winds, and dry indoor air all conspire to rob the moisture out of skin during the winter months, leaving it dry and cracked. Now that winter is behind us, it’s time to get your skin back up to… Read more »
From the ancient Egyptians to the Native Americans, the inner gel of an aloe vera plant has a long history of being used for beauty and medicinal purposes. It’s most well-known for being a leading therapy for sunburns but it really is so much more than that. This succulent belongs to the Liliaceae family and… Read more »