Everyone knows that oatmeal makes for a healthy breakfast — but did you know that it’s also a smart addition to your medicine cabinet? When used topically, colloidal oatmeal can be amazing for skin health. Its natural antioxidant and anti-inflammatory properties make it a popular ingredient in natural skincare products, and it can even help treat eczema.
Botanically known as Nigella Sativa, the black seed has been used as a natural remedy for thousands of years. Also known as black cumin seed oil or kalonji oil, black seed oil contains over 100 vitamins and minerals and is said to offer a range of health benefits. Read this to find out how this ancient ingredient can improve your skin and help treat eczema.
The humble worker bee spends its life working to collect pollen for the hive to produce beeswax. Once collected by beekeepers, beeswax can be used in skincare products to help with collagen production, acne reduction, and much more. Read to learn more about this powerful, multi-purpose ingredient!
Interested in the sources and reasoning behind skincare products? While choosing natural ingredients is wise, it’s important to know which synthetic ingredients are safe (and often very beneficial!) for your skin.