Month: November 2015


When Hyaluronic Acid May Not Be Your Friend

Take a look around the cosmetic counters and you’ll notice that hyaluronic acid (HA)has become the hot ingredient this year, and for good reason. What is hyaluronic acid? A naturally occurring substance found in the body, it helps with wound healing, acts as a lubricant between joints, is found in the spaces between the skin’s… Read more »

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Hemp for Good Health and Good Skin

Here in the Pacific Northwest, we know a thing or two about hemp. What may be surprising is that it slowly, it has been making inroads in the health, cosmetics and skin care industry. Historically, hemp has been used for centuries for making ropes, textiles and clothing. Painted with the same brush by federal authorities… Read more »