COVID-19 and You: Wash Your Hands

COVID-19 and You: Wash Your Hands

Hand washing has been around for centuries as part of religious ceremonies, but the medical community’s awareness of disease spread by hand and the importance of hand washing has only been in place for the last 130 years. So, I may ask, why are we just now pushing hand washing? As far back as I can remember hand washing has been a part of daily life, regular, with a bar of soap, hand washing. Not sure when society deemed hand washing taboo, but I for one am a strong advocate for clean hands = healthy body.

Soap is Soap, Right? Wrong!

Soap is Soap, Right? Wrong!

Most commercially-created or distributed soaps are detergents and not “soap” at all. There are ways to know if your soap is “soap” or just a glorified detergent. When you read the ingredients label, can you pronounce everything listed? Are you able to locate the ingredients easily in nature or are the ingredients naturally derived? If not, then you may have a soap impostor. Never-fear, we are here to explain what detergent soaps are, and what they clearly are not!

Why Hemp?

Why Hemp?

Why Hemp? Isn’t it illegal? Hemp is special and has many benefits for our skin. The Farm Bill made sure that Hemp not illegal anymore. That means that we can all enjoy the fantastic benefits of Hemp! Hemp is not only a renewable resource, and all-natural, but it also contains essential fatty acids and other skin-loving ingredients. This article will discuss the benefits of hemp and how you can use hemp in your daily routine.