Hyaluronic Acid: What is it and why is it in everything?

Hyaluronic acid (Hi-a-loo-ron-ick acid) or HA is a naturally occurring sugar molecule produced by our skin cells. It's literally a part of the framework that structures our skin, called the extracellular matrix. It occurs naturally in most of the connective tissues in our bodies. Why do we need to apply it if our skin produces … Continue reading Hyaluronic Acid: What is it and why is it in everything?

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Evening primrose oil for healthy skin, hair and hormones

Evening primrose oil has been used since ancient times to heal wounds, treat mood disorders and menstrual issues. It is also used to help with the symptoms associated with menopause such as hot flashes. Native to England, North America and certain parts of Europe, Evening primrose flowers bloom at dusk or in cloudy conditions. They … Continue reading Evening primrose oil for healthy skin, hair and hormones