Things that contribute to Poor Skin Conditions
1.Antibiotics and alcohol lead the way in reducing good bacteria in the digestive tract. The liver and most of the immune system is in the digestive tract.
2. Poor diet, or faulty digestion restricts availability of nutrients that are important to skin's health
3. Sluggish liver can not store skin-loving vitamins such as A
4. Smoking subtracts years fro your health. It shows mostly in your skin.
5. Lack of exercise reduces blood circulation. This means fewer nutrients and oxygen make it to the skin.
Avoid these ingredients in skin care products:
Glycerin, sodium, lauryl sulfate, antibiotics, imidazoli, petrolatium, propylane glycol, PVP/VA copolymer, sodium lauryl sulfate, steaaralkonium cloride, synthetic colors, synthetic fragrances, and triethanolamine.
What Essential Oils do for your Skin:
? Penetrate lower skin layers to work on moisturizing and healing
? Stimulate and regenerate skin cells, to heal skin damaged by sun, bums, wrinkles, or injury
? Destroy infectious bacteria, viruses, and fungi, such as those associated with acne and other skin problems
? Reduce inflammation and puffiness
? Soothe sensitive or injured skin
? Regulate over- or trader active oil glands
? Encourage removal of waste products
? Contain plant "hormones' (for hormonally related skin problems)
? Treat stress-related skin problems
Gerald F. McCarthy holds a patent on the unique diffuser used in all ESSENTIAL AIR models.
Over the years McCarthy of Leyden House has accumulated seventeen patents in the field of energy and health related products. A speech pathologist by profession he was intrigued by the beneficial effects of natural healing and began searching for ways to deliver essential oils more effectively.
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