Jojoba Oil – What You Need To Know

Jojoba oil is one of my favorites. Actually, Jojoba “oil” pronounced (Ho-Ho-Ba), isn’t really oil at all, but a wax ester. However, it looks and feels like an oil so I’m going to go right on referring to it as an oil. Anyway, jojoba is more spendy than olive oil (another one of my favorites), but most closely matches the natural oil (sebum) in human skin. That’s one of the reasons you’ll see this oil in a lot of the recipes on this site. But wait!! There’s more, lots more reasons I love this oil. Read More …

Lip Balm Addiction – Is It Real?

Sharon is a CPA working in Seattle, she is also an addict. She’s addicted to lip balm. When Sharon wakes up in the morning, the first thing she does is reach over on her night stand and grabs her lip balm. After applying it to her lips she takes her morning shower. As soon as she climbs out of the shower, she removes the tin of lip balm from the medicine cabinet and applies it a second time. Read More …