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Beard-Taming Tips for the Shaggiest Month of the Year

During November thousands of men put away their razors and let their facial hair grow uninhibited in support of men’s health awareness. Two of the most prominent advocates for this movement are No-Shave November and Movember, charitable organizations dedicated to raising awareness for men’s health. Are you joining in? No matter which cause you’re ditching the razor for, it’s important …

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Incorporating Essential Oils into Your Massage

Massage has been used for millennia as part of Chinese, Egyptian, Greek, Roman, Japanese, and Indian traditions. Not only can massage help support circulation, increase energy flow in the body, and promote well-being, but it’s also one of life’s simple luxuries. No matter if you’re getting a massage to help you relax physically, to take a mental retreat, or both, …

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Getting to Know Your Carrier Oils

Carrier oils are usually overlooked because they don’t contain the therapeutic constituents of other essential oils, but they can play an indispensable companion of topically applied oils. Let’s take a closer look at these carriers and why they deserve a place on the shelf of anyone who uses and loves essential oils.   What are carrier oils? Carrier oils are …

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Introducing Light the Fire Essential Oil Blend

By Heidi Jeanfreau, Young Living International and Portfolio Brand Manager   I’m so excited about one of the new oil blends that launched at our 2015 International Grand Convention: Light the Fire™! One of the many added benefits of working at Young Living is that I had the privilege of being able to preview this extraordinary blend before its launch. …

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Infuse Your Hair with These Simple DIYs

Do you feel like you have to choose between enjoying the sun and taking care of your hair? Why can’t we do both?   Unfortunately, many of our favorite vacation activities often involve sun, wind, chlorine, or salt water and can leave hair looking flat; but don’t let that keep you from summer fun. Keep your locks as beautiful as …

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Three Simple Steps to Fab Feet

The weather is warming up, and it’s almost time to trade in your snow boots for sandals. Get your feet smooth and summer-ready with three simple steps. It’s easy to add these steps to your weekly routine so your feet can stay fab from April through August!   Step One: Exfoliate A sugar scrub will gently slough off old skin …

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DIY for Your Valentine: A Blend for Him and Her

This year I’ve had the privilege of attending Young Living’s Highland Flats tree farm for the Winter Harvest. What a joy it has been getting my hands in the soil, working with the Idaho balsam fir, and being a part of the Seed to Seal® process. If you haven’t been to a Winter Harvest yet, I recommend you try to …