The dirty dozen! 5

Here are 12 fruits to buy organic. These fruits were tested and resulted in the highest concentration of chemicals and pesticides even after washing. We are taking note of this list in our future juicing recipes online at www.SSBMag.com 1.(worst) Celery 2.Peaches 3.Strawberries 4.Apples 5.Blueberries – U.S. Grown 6.Nectarines 7.Sweet Bell Peppers 8.Spinach 9.Kale and ...

Use this herb to treat bruises, sprains and bug bites. 3

#herbal tea #tea #herbs – Arnica is a yellowish flower that has been used for 100s of years in human history to reduce inflammation, especially muscle inflammation. Herbalists have used this to treat sprains and bruises. Arnica oils and creams are used topically to treat sprains, bruises, and muscle pain. Diluted tinctures of arnica are ...

The short on Red Clover #herbs 6

There are so many benefits to this herb for skin care we just had to write something in our blog. Make a calming tea using our organic Red Clover. Add to your favorite tea or drink plain. You can also use this to make a calming toner. Red Clover is known as one of the ...

This Chinese herbal tea used to boost immunity and manage stress.

Find this herb at Supple Skin Boutique Astragalus Root root is an herb used for a variety of ailments including flight behavior and boosting the immune system. Like Ashwaganda this herbs is an adaptogen to manage the bio-chemical reaction to stress. Stimulates the immune system. It increases the number of stem cells in bone marrow, ...

The short on dried grape fruit peel #herbal #tea 5

The short on dried grape fruit peel #herbal #tea
Try adding dried grape fruit peel to your favorite tea. We really like grapefruit with cacao and red bush tea. Grapefruit is high in vitamin C, fiber, potassium, iron, and calcium. Excellent source for antioxidant. When used in body care products, it is said to promote the synthesis of new collagen, improve skin tone, and ...

The short on Shiitake. Why you should try Shiitake tea. 4

#herbal tea #tea #herbs -This powerful mushroom is used for skin care to health for is naturally holistic traits. Research on shiitake show immune boosting nutrients such as AHCC. Components in shiitake have shown tumor reducing attributes. There is ongoing research for cancer treatment and other possible benefits from shiitake. Shiitake has also been used ...

Use this South American seed to protect your skin from sun damage.

Annatto is a little red seed found in South America and used to season and color food. It is also an antioxidant that protect DNA from mutations induced by UV light, superoxides, or peroxides, hence its inclusion in skin care products. Sensitivities to all food colorants, including annatto, may occur if there is also sensitivity to BHA, BHT, ...

Heather Flowers herb- benefits, uses and origins 1

Heather Flowers herb- benefits, uses and origins
    Calluna vulgaris, Common heather Origin: Europe, Asia Minor Grown in: Europe   Common uses: Stop the production of inflammatory hormones (prostaglandin) and help control allergies. This herb is also used for ailments of the kidneys and the lower urinary tract, enlargement of the prostate, as a diuretic, for prophylaxis of stone ailments, vaginal discharge, diseases ...

The short on bitter melon 9

Try bitter melon tea from the dried organic fruit. Used to treat breath, boils, and lice, aphrodisiac, poison ivy, diabetics . Used in Ayurvedic medicine to treat hemorrhoids, abdominal discomfort, fever, warm infections, and skin diseases. In TCM (Traditional Chinese Medicine) Bitter Melon has been used to treat high blood sugar. Some say bitter melon ...

After your Thanksgiving meal have this herbal tea for weight management #herbal #tea 1

Try our blend of urinary cleanse and blood cleansing herbs throught out the Thankgiving holiday.  This is not a colon cleanse, but instead designed to mildly push out toxins and promote a more efficient system. That means no need to immediately run to the restroom to keep your system clean. Remember this sugar cleanse? Here ...