Many of the same wholesome foods that you eat to help your skin glow from the inside-out can also be used externally, as cleansers, moisturizers, and skin masks. These vitamins, minerals, and oils that nourish your body also nourish your skin. Below... Read more
An estimated 18 million adults use herbs in some form, and the sale of these products continues to increase.
Herbal supplements, which come from plants that have medicinal properties, claim to cure, treat, or prevent disease.&n... Read more
We all feel down sometimes. Whether your issue is a symptom of chronic depression or just a short-term bad mood, finding ways to lift your spirits is key to feeling better and living healthier. There are a variety of options that can help improve you... Read more
Companion planting, briefly, is the act of planting different crops in your garden in close physical proximity, based on the theory that they will help each other. The main use of this method is for deterring pests and disease without resorting to sy... Read more
As a college student, I had my fair share of sleepless nights. But as I matured (and learned from the adverse affects I suffered because of those late nights), I began to realize that at the core of a healthy, long life is good sleep. Surprisingly, w... Read more
I am by no means obese, however, to the world standards I'm "plus size" because anything bigger than a size 3 is socially unacceptable. I don't really care if I lose weight I care about my health. My eating habits are literally making me sick.... Read more
I was told that it was possible to OVER condition your hair today and with me trying to GROW my hair (I'm aiming waist length as my goal!) and to grow it healthy... I am worried.
So what are the signs that I am over conditioning my hair? With t... Read more
I am so disappointed!! I just weighed myself and I have gained 7 pounds since I started this program! It's my lack of willpower causing me to gain weight. I've been doing pretty good with my calories and my carbs but I go over my fat most days.... Read more
I am new to this app and truly new to actually trying to lose weight. I have hit my rock bottom. I weigh more now than when I had my children and I am completely disgusted with myself and tired of being tired. Any help, tips would be appreciate!... Read more
Chamomile Tea has a fruity flavor. Chamomile tea helps to calm and soothe down feelings of anxiety, nervousness and depression since it has mild sedatives. Chamomile tea is often used to treat problems like bloating, nausea, gas, irritable bowel synd... Read more
A variety of foods and beverages may increase sleep. Several herbal teas may encourage sleep. Chamomile promotes sleep, you should avoid eating refined foods like sugar and white breads, red meats, trans fatty acids in commercial baked goods, and fri... Read more
After a long, tough workout, an equally long, hot bath is just what I crave. If I'm feeling particularly sore, I add Epsom salts, which help reduce inflammation. You can buy expensive aromatherapy bath salts at department stores, but I don't like to... Read more
Congratulations JAN155! In honor of National Hot Tea Month, our friends at Traditional Medicinals® will be giving away a basket of delicious teas to one lucky SparkPeople member. Traditional Medicinals' pharmacopeial grade tea products meet... Read more
6 Amazing Benefits of Chamomile Tea for Your Health
Herbal teas such as green tea and cardamom tea have earned kudos for their wonders. But the benefits of chamomile tea are still unknown to many. Here is why you should brew this herbal t... Read more
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