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The first important step in a skin care routine

Spending a lot of time outdoors as the weather gets warmer can take its toll on the skin. From sun damage to clogged pores, it’s just as important to care for your skin during warm weather. A lot of focus … Continue reading

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The Evolution of Soybean Use in Skin Care

The soybean’s history can be traced back to China, where it was considered a sacred grain—essential as a food item and a medicine. The rest of the world soon discovered the virtues of this versatile plant, including its valuable protein … Continue reading

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The importance of skin and how it ages

Skin is considered the largest organ on the human body and accounts for an average of 8 pounds and spans 22 square feet.  It’s composed of cells, nerves and glands that protect us from damage and infection. Skin regulates body … Continue reading

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Nighttime skin care routine important

A nighttime skin care routine is extremely important in overall skin health. Whether it’s makeup left on all day or exposing your skin to harsh weather, a little TLC before bedtime can make a big difference in your skin’s appearance. … Continue reading

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Soy – Not Just a Food Anymore

How have soybeans evolved as a main component in personal care products? Soybeans have long been known for food benefits, but they have evolved over the years into other products. History of the soybean can be traced to China, where … Continue reading

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Caring for summer skin using natural soy cleansers

Spending a lot of time outdoors in the summer months can take its toll on skin. From sun damage to clogged pores, it’s just as important to care for your skin during the summer months. It’s probably tempting to wash … Continue reading

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Using antioxidants to fight free radicals

We briefly mentioned antioxidants as a weapon against free radicals in our last blog post, but thought it would be useful to explain these powerful phytochemicals, vitamins and nutrients in more detail. Phytochemicals are chemical compounds occurring naturally in plants. … Continue reading

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