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At the beginning of my journey in this crazy passion of mine called Loil Life I was working a full time job, was a full time student, and was pursuing a side hustle sharing my experiences with essential oils. As my life began to shift personally, becoming a fiance and a home owner, I thought that was busy. I have always been the type that overfills the plate of life, taking on (what some would say is too) many daily opportunities and responsibilities that require mental, physical and emotional attention.  Since those early days so many things have changed. I adopted...

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What's Your Skin Type -

The struggle is real when it comes to deciphering what our skin type may be. What does knowing your skin type do for you? Well, that is the trick for skincare; it allows you to select products that will promote the right repair for you. 

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Detox Using a Natural Deodorant -

Now, you have probably heard of the DETOX PERIOD when switching to a natural deodorant. Did you know that per the FDA antiperspirants are considered an over the counter drug?

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Can You Exfoliate Too Much? -

On a weekly basis your skin goes through a natural regeneration process. New skin cells are formed, and the dead skin cells pile up - if you have a build up of dead cells, your skin may be flaky, look dull, feel itchy, etc. Exfoliation helps to remove these dead skin cells so your skin will appear bright, glowy, and flake free.

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Frankincense Got Me Hooked on Oils -

The next morning I awoke and my left arm was a bit tingly; as if I had fallen asleep on it wrong and it needed to wake up. As I slowly sat up, and tossed my legs over the side of the bed, I realized that the numbness feeling was actually on the entire left side of my body. I tried to shake it off, and went on about my day, preparing to go back to the ED for another shift. The numbness did not subside; it didn't inhibit my ability to complete my tasks, it just felt strange. I mentioned it to a few people at the hospital in a joking manner and we all giggled. A few weeks went by and I was still struggling with the numbness. It just wouldn't go away. 

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