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Illustration of manicure.
By Emily Ewen
Keep your fingers and toes looking great while you’re at home with these manicure and pedicure tips from a LifeSpa pro.
Hands with freshly manicured nails.
By Lindsey Frey Palmquist
Practice some much-needed self-care with these DIY tips and recipes that call for items you likely already have in your pantry.
the top of a blond woman's head peers out from under a bed sheet
By Lindsey Frey Palmquist
Learn the differences between professional hair color and box color to help you decide which method is right for your hair — and your budget.
close up of blond hair
By Lindsey Frey Palmquist
A top stylist shares her recommendations for making your hair color last, so you can enjoy richer, brighter color for longer.
Oil cleanser, moisturizer, and avocados next to sink
By Molly Tynjala
Natural oils are more hydrating and less irritating than many commercial facial cleansers. Give your skin extra hydration with this simple face-cleansing method.
The back of a woman running down the stairs, with a flowing ponytail.
By Emily Ewen
Just like skin, your hair’s appearance is a reflection of your inner health. Learn what to eat (and supplement) for healthy locks.
Woman rubbing on a face mask.
By Emily Ewen
Nourishing your hair and skin is a year-round commitment. Follow these tips to winterize your routine and protect them from the season’s elements.
Flowers, herbs, and oils
By Laine Bergeson Becco, FMCHC
Do essential oils work? They've become a powerful wellness trend — but are essential oils a cure-all, a marketing scheme, or something in between?
bowl with activated charcoal
By Tiffany Lester, MD
An integrative-medicine doc weighs in on the dos and don’ts of using activated charcoal.
A woman rubbing some type of cream onto her cheek.
By Molly Schelper
An esthetician offers tips for enjoying the warmer weather without succumbing to the harmful effects of the sun’s rays.
bars of soap on a towel
By Courtney Helgoe
Looking for safe and non-toxic shampoos, lotions, and other personal-care products? Try to avoid these ingredients.
A profile picture of Ranavat founder Michelle Ranavat
By Laura Fogelberg
The founder of the Ayurvedic product line shares her advice for healthy skin.
By Kim Erickson
Take a moment to scrutinize your bath and beauty products. Their ingredient labels may reveal some ugly truths.
toothbrush
By Mark Burhenne, DDS
Why you should buy natural toothpaste or make your own nontoxic toothpaste.
Alaffia body lotions
By Courtney Lewis Opdahl
The cofounders share how sourcing natural-beauty-care products can help customers — and give back to West Africa.
woman biting chocolate
By Chrystle Fiedler
Skin problems? It might be something you're eating.
avocado-skin
By Chrystle Fiedler
Make your own skin-supporting remedies with these natural ingredients.
supplements sitting on a leaf
By Chrystle Fiedler
These key supplements can help tackle a variety of skin conditions.
A collection of pine cones, cinnamon sticks, dried orange slices, and essential oils
By Kaelyn Riley
Many store-bought essential oils contain hormone-disrupting chemicals. Instead, try these DIY holiday-scented blends.
Brush, oil, cotton balls
By Elizabeth Millard
Make your own skin toner, deodorant, nail soak, and more using apple-cider vinegar.
fall-autumn-tea
By Deepak Chopra, MD and Kimberly Snyder, CN
As summer turns to fall, try these nine tips to maximize your health, energy, and beauty quotient.
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