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Forum: Natural Body Care   09-12-2004, 05:55 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 389
Posted By Moukii
Here is a link for organic tea tree. ...

Here is a link for organic tea tree.

http://www.saffronrouge.com/s.nl/c.A...t.A/id.1550/.f (http://www.saffronrouge.com/s.nl/c.ACCT116870/sc.10/category.698/it.A/id.1550/.f)
Forum: Natural Body Care   09-12-2004, 05:53 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 464
Posted By Moukii
Sorry I'm in a rush. Here are two great...

Sorry I'm in a rush. Here are two great resources.

A good book:
‘Aromatherapy: Essential Oils for Vibrant Health & Beauty’ by Roberta Wilson

A good website:...
Forum: Natural Body Care   09-03-2004, 07:11 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,061
Posted By Moukii
Ok, here's my efforts on an exfoliating...

Ok, here's my efforts on an exfoliating cleanser. Note, not make up remover.

Ground up Almonds
Tahini
Water
Evening Primrose Oil (or some other face oil)
Add some of the face essential oils I...
Forum: Natural Body Care   09-03-2004, 06:59 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 462
Posted By Moukii
It's important to exfoliate before moisturizing...

It's important to exfoliate before moisturizing to remove dead skin cells. No point to moisturizing dead skin. Also a good toner or floral water to hydrate the skin cells.

Here are tons of...
Forum: Natural Body Care   09-01-2004, 10:55 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,061
Posted By Moukii
Hmmm...for oily skin I need to think about the...

Hmmm...for oily skin I need to think about the cleanser a bit. As you can tell I'm a skincare nut. I don't actually wear make up but I take amazing care of my skin...and I experiment a lot.

For a...
Forum: Natural Body Care   09-01-2004, 10:35 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 576
Posted By Moukii
3 herbs are really good for ezcema. Viola...

3 herbs are really good for ezcema.

Viola (excellent)
Calendula
Lavender (more for the inflammation and pain)

The only prodcut with Viola in I've found great is by Jurlique.
...
Forum: Natural Body Care   08-31-2004, 11:40 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 537
Posted By Moukii
Stress Diet Hormones (definately) Change...

Stress
Diet
Hormones (definately)
Change in environment
Time of year (ever notice you lose more hair in the Autumn when the leaves fall?)
...tons of factors.

Yes, washing with luke warm...
Forum: Natural Body Care   08-31-2004, 11:28 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,061
Posted By Moukii
Baking Soda will change your skins pH balance.

Baking Soda will change your skins pH balance.
Forum: Natural Body Care   08-31-2004, 11:26 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,061
Posted By Moukii
Exfoliate then moisturize. No point on...

Exfoliate then moisturize. No point on moisturizing dead skin cells. But don't scrub, this can tear the skin tissue. Do a press and release motion, rolling the finger tips from one side to the other...
Forum: Work from Home Parents   08-31-2004, 01:27 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 505
Posted By Moukii
Read E-Myth by Michael Gerber I also...

Read E-Myth by Michael Gerber

I also disagree with start small grow big. Sorry. http://www.mothering.com/discussions/images/smilies/shy.gif

Read E-Myth. Put everything aside and dream of how...
Forum: Work from Home Parents   08-31-2004, 01:20 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 505
Posted By Moukii
I always think it's quality not quantity. But I...

I always think it's quality not quantity. But I disagree that you can't downsize because you can, and sometimes that works better and more efficent than if you stayed big.

Imagine exactly where...
Forum: Personal Growth   08-31-2004, 01:10 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 550
Posted By Moukii
I highly second the YOGA. Renting Movies...

I highly second the YOGA.

Renting Movies (while doing a nice aromatherapy foot bath)
Writing ideas down/dreams/goals
Starting a scapbook of dreams (cutting out pictures of whatever, gardens,...
Forum: Activism and News   08-31-2004, 01:06 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 367
Posted By Moukii
It's really interesting...Here Starbucks is very...

It's really interesting...Here Starbucks is very cool about nursing and love kids (hey someone to market too I guess). I've heard that happening at Ikea somewhere as well on the Forums years ago. At...
Forum: Natural Body Care   08-31-2004, 01:01 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 570
Posted By Moukii
Only Weleda, I swear by their Diaper Care Cream....

Only Weleda, I swear by their Diaper Care Cream. That's the ones I used the most with my kids.
Forum: Natural Body Care   08-31-2004, 12:58 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,061
Posted By Moukii
Sorry I love this stuff... For...

Sorry I love this stuff...

For oily/congested skin, it's very important not to use harsh astringent cleansers that strip your natural oil. When you strip the oil, then your skin thinks it needs...
Forum: Working and Student Parents   08-30-2004, 09:31 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 461
Posted By Moukii
From an employer... Don't wait to be asked:...

From an employer...

Don't wait to be asked:

What do you have to contribute to them specifically?
Why hire you over someone else?
What do you offer that's different (similar to above).
...
Forum: Natural Body Care   08-26-2004, 10:20 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,683
Posted By Moukii
On a side note, as you can tell by my posts, I'm...

On a side note, as you can tell by my posts, I'm a natural beauty junkie. I talk to lots of people about their skin. Over the years, I've noticed a scary trends. People who have had their hair dyed...
Forum: Natural Body Care   08-26-2004, 10:13 PM
Replies: 25
  Lotion?
Views: 798
Posted By Moukii
For super dry skin, Seabuckthorn (sallowthorn)...

For super dry skin, Seabuckthorn (sallowthorn) is great. It contains pro-vitamin A and vit C. Also amazing for sun-burns. It is red tinted though...but that doesn't come onto your skin.
Forum: Natural Body Care   08-26-2004, 10:11 PM
Replies: 25
  Lotion?
Views: 798
Posted By Moukii
Just so you know, Jojoba Oil only penetrates the...

Just so you know, Jojoba Oil only penetrates the deep skin layers. Almond Oil only penetrates the top skin layers. So a blend of the two is good. Adding Lavender oil is good too. Lavender is good...
Forum: Natural Body Care   08-26-2004, 06:47 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 630
Posted By Moukii
The following plants are great (and gentle...

The following plants are great (and gentle enough for kids):
Calendula
Viola
Lavender

I know of a few great products.

http://www.saffronrouge.com/s.nl?c=A...&search=eczema...
Forum: Natural Body Care   08-19-2004, 11:17 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 354
Posted By Moukii
Primavera has a great one that I've used on both...

Primavera has a great one that I've used on both my kids since the were tiny. It's organic and has Citronella, Cedar Wood and Tea Tree oils in a wonderful organic base moisturizer.
...
Forum: Work from Home Parents   08-19-2004, 11:08 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 411
Posted By Moukii
Gee, I feel like my mother. Before starting any...

Gee, I feel like my mother. Before starting any business, plan it to the end degree.

Here are some questions to answer (in no particular order):

Who is your ideal customer?
What does your...
Forum: Natural Body Care   08-19-2004, 07:40 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 350
Posted By Moukii
Making essential oils is a craft that really...

Making essential oils is a craft that really only a master distiller should do. Oils are therapeutic and very powerful after all. But, that said, you can of course make your own skincare, etc...
...
Forum: Personal Growth   10-07-2003, 12:43 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 347
Posted By Moukii
I just did a piece about "Balance" for a...

I just did a piece about "Balance" for a magazine. It got me really thinking about how I balance things and keep centered/focussed. The piece was related to managing companies, kids and life. Here...
Forum: Breastfeeding   10-07-2003, 12:36 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,852
Posted By Moukii
Just wanted to add that they are both fine even...

Just wanted to add that they are both fine even at higher doses than you'd probably take. (I went to Uni in England for Phytotherapy).
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