Organic Spa Blog

What Do the New FDA Food Labels Really Tell Us?

The FDA is proposing several changes to nutrition labels on food packages. We asked Nicolette Pace, M.S., R.D. and nationally recognized nutrition and lifestyle expert, why the change is so important and how it

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Oscars-Inspired Organic Beauty Makeovers

  I loved the Oscars this year. I might not have agreed with all the winners of the actual awards, but I did agree with the fashion and beauty choices of almost everyone that walked

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Be Cruelty-Free Week

This week is Be Cruelty-Free Week, a time set aside to raise awareness about ending animal testing for cosmetics. For me, every week is Be Cruelty-Free Week, don’t you think? In fact, you do! According

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Thyroid Imbalance Becoming More Common

Two of my dear friends were diagnosed just this year with thyroid imbalances: One has hypothyroid, or underactive thyroid, and my other friend has been diagnosed with hyperactive, or overactive, thyroid. Both conditions seemed

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Patchouli Essential Oil: An Aroma with History

It was the counter-culture revolution of the 60s in the U.S. and Europe that put a worldwide spotlight on Patchouli Essential Oil, and ever since, its aroma continues to be commonly associated with the

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