Ginger is from the Zingiberaceae family. It is a flowering plant that is widely used as an edible spice and for its natural health remedies. Ginger grows indigenously in China, it eventually spread to Asia and West Africa, and was exported to Europe by Asia.
Tea tree oil has become one of the most common essential oils over the past 100 years. Commonly known as Melaleuca, from the native Australian plant Melaleuca Alternifolia, it is a powerful antiseptic. It is most widely used for treating skin issues such as rashes and burns, but it actually has many more uses you may not be aware of including treating viral infections.
Sewing, knitting and needlepoint has been for centuries a necessary skill (for women in particular).In years past, and I suppose in many areas of the world even today, most children grow up in homemade clothes and blankets. In many cases the quality and artistry of these homemade textiles are amazing. American girls would create “samples” to demonstrate their skill and artistry. Many of these have survived the test of time and we can still see them today.
A new type of e-cigarette called “juul” has become so popular that it is a $2 billion e-cigarette market now.
Did you know that over 40 % of kids don’t realize that they are inhaling nicotine when they vape? Unfortunately, vaping’s popularity has grown tremendously. However, vapes or e-cigarettes are extremely toxic. They contain nicotine, artificial flavoring such as dactyl that is connected to a serious lung damage, cancer-causing chemicals, heavy metals and more. Juuling causes lung cancer and more.
Shrimp is the most consumed seafood in the United States. In fact, 25% of all seafood we buy in America, is shrimp. It’s tasty and most people consider is healthy. But what most consumers don’t know is that they are mostly likely eating farm raised shrimp that has been proven to be unhealthy and toxic.
The first time I ever heard of argan oil was when I asked a African women (whom had the most flawless skin I have ever seen) what her secret was. Her reply was that she applied argan oil to her entire body daily immediately after exiting the shower. Since then, I have noticed more and more people also discovered argon oil as I started to see it appear in stores and products with greater frequency.