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Jojoba Oil During Pregnancy

Pregnancy brings plenty of changes to a woman’s life, from the welcome anticipation of becoming a mother to the sometimes not-so-welcome world of pregnancy aches, pains and irritations, like weight gain, stretch marks and unexpected acne. Jojoba oil is a natural product that many alternative-medicine product manufacturers claim can alleviate or even prevent some of these problems. While jojoba oil isn’t linked to any known risks during pregnancy, health professionals contend that using the oil isn’t as effective as many people believe. Speak to your obstetrician first before using jojoba oil for any reason while you are pregnant.

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Homemade Products for Hair Growth

Although hair products may not speed up the rate of hair growth, they can help protect the hair, minimizing hair damage and breakage. Damaged hair can split and fray, making it difficult to grow long and healthy locks. While many commercial products may help protect your hair, homemade products enable you to choose what ingredients to put on your hair. Making your own products allows you to provide the elements your hair requires to grow long and strong, while eliminating unnecessary chemicals and expensive ingredients.

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5 Benefits of the Human Touch

If you have ever used a human touch massage chair, you know that it’s not even close to the real thing. There is something unquestionably powerful about the human touch. It’s not just about feeling skin against skin. The healing and comforting powers of the human touch have been known to humans for a long time. Many cultures have explored and used these mysterious powers to treat, heal and soothe for generations. Today the powers and benefits of the human touch are acknowledged by advocates of modern science as well. This article lists the various benefits of the human touch, as an effective measure that facilitates well-being, a catalyst in healing or recovery and as a technique that helps strengthen one’s mind, body and relationships.

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Pamper Yourself the Spa Mama Way!

When I first found out I was pregnant, I felt the usual rush of emotions: joy, excitement, a little bit of fear, and ofcourse, absolute euphoria that I now had an iron-clad excuse to indulge myself completely! For me that means more spa days. Fortunately, I was in the right …