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Do Facial Masks Actually Make A Difference?

Contributor: Primally PurePhotographer: Primally Pure PSA: Masks aren’t just for slumber parties or spa days anymore. They aren’t just fluffy time fillers in facial treatments or for those occasional “treat yo’ self” moments. The right mask really does make a significant difference in the state of your skin – visibly improving the texture, clarity, hydration and overall health of your complexion. Don’t believe us? Keep reading because we’re spilling why you want to make masks a part of your regular skincare routine.  CLARIFY + DETOXIFY  Where are our oil-rich, acne-prone complexions at? While clogged pores, blackheads and oil blotting sheets may have become your norm, instead of exfoliating the skin into a state of panic and overproduction of oil with harsh scrubs – facial...

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Sun Potion Sexual Vitality

Whether you're in a partnership or flying solo at the moment, we all can enhance our sexual energy for maximum vitality. Chinese medicine tells us that balanced sexual + creative energy (yes, they are the same!) enhances our Jing, which is our life essence. Our Jing is essentially stored in our kidneys by way of Eastern wisdom. By keeping our kidneys healthy and Jing flourishing, through herbs as well as tapping into our sexuality, we ooze with vitality from head-to-toe.  Improper regulation of our sexual energy depletes our Jing which can also in turn cause weakness in our kidneys. It is essential to keep our kidneys happy and nourished as they are the root of life. Strong sexual energy is needed for a juicier life and...

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How To Get Rid Of Acne Part 3 (Topical Solutions)

Contributor: Primally PurePhotographer: Primally Pure This post is the last segment of a 3-part series on how to get rid of acne. Click here to read Part 1, and find Part 2 here. Often when we think about treating acne and other skin concerns, our mind immediately goes to the products we apply: lotions, serums, scrubs, etc. As we’ve been focusing on holistic factors that can help bring healing to acne from within, it’s finally time to take a look at those topical products that will help us on our journey of saying goodbye to acne.  Before we begin, let’s state the obvious. Skincare can be SO confusing. The shelves lined at the drugstore or department store can be overwhelming and misleading. Services at medi-spas...

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How To Get Rid Of Acne Part 2 ( Nutritional Solutions)

Contributor: Primally PurePhotographer: Primally Pure This post is the first of a 3 part series focused on how to get rid of acne. Check out Part 2 (all about lifestyle factors) and Part 3 which will cover topical solutions for acne. As a teenager/young adult, I was prescribed all sorts of pills and topical creams for acne. You name it, I’ve more than likely tried it at some point. Some of these treatments worked for a little while and some didn’t work at all. But none of them were a true solution to my problem, as they didn’t address the underlying issues that were causing me to break out in the first place. It wasn’t until I changed my diet that I began to see...

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How To Get Rid Of Acne Part 1

Contributor: Primally PurePhotographer: Primally Pure This post is Part 2 of a three-part series focused on how to get rid of acne. Click here to read Part 1 (all about nutritional factors) and Part 3 which covers topical solutions for acne.Because every part of our being is connected, it’s important to take a holistic approach for a full skin healing protocol. Whether that means taking a couple moments in the car before walking in to work to calm your nervous system with deep breathing techniques or setting your alarm thirty minutes earlier to move your body and break a sweat, setting aside intentional time in your day-to-day will help to support a beautiful shift in how your skin looks and feels. SLEEP Sleep is essential to skin...

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