Month: July 2015

Save Your Money and Preserve Your Skin With Items that May be In your Kitchen

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Use These Common Household Items for Your Skin Instead of Acne Meds, Perfumed Soap, Perfumed lotions, Tooth Paste, and Chemicals.  

  1. Acne: Fresh Lemon Juice vs. Acne meds/lotions
  2. Face Wash: Baking Soda & Water vs. Soap
  3. Body Moisturizer: Cooking Olive Oil (Spray or Jar) vs. Chemical Lotions
  4. Tooth Paste: Baking Soda vs. Tooth Paste
  5. Face mask: Fresh smashed Avacado vs. a $38.00 jar of chemical Ingredients
  6. Bath Water Softener and Wash: Pour in 2 cups of Apple Cider Vinegar vs. Perfumed bath soaps
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Why We Make Lavender Body Scrub — It is Simply Great for Your Skin

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Mikios Natural Body Scrub offers an excellent Lavender Body Scrub that comes with several health benefits:

  • Lavender is used for restlessness, insomnia, nervousness, and depression.
  • Prevents infection
  • Contains antibacterial ingredients
  • Fights Methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA)Treat wounds
  • Reduce risk of bed bug bites
  • Soothes skin
  • Includes antiseptic qualities
  • Reduces inflammatory skin conditions such as acne, psoriasis, sunburn
  • Balances and Refreshes skin
  • Note: Lavender is one of the most active essential oils against MRSA. People with weakened immune systems are at risk of MRSA. It is moderately active against two of the principal fungi that can cause skin problems such as athlete’s foot and ringworm. Read what the health community says about Lavender and its medicinal purposes at University of Maryland’s Medical Center: UMM.EDU Link

There is Nothing Like Peppermint Body Scrub after a Workout

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Our Peppermint Salt Body Scrub by Mikios Natural Body Scrub is used to treat stress and pain and has several health benefits:

  • Leaves the body feeling refreshed and the Skin Cool
  • Include a minty scent
  • Natural insect repellent for some mosquitos
  • Relieves dry itchy skin
  • Leaves the body energized
  • Top choice after a workout
  • Contains Antiseptic ingredients
  • Helps to reduce dandruff in the scalp and is a top choice among bald
  • Reduces pimples
  • Clears up skin
  • Increases Magnesium (essential to skin properties)

No, You Can’t Eat Them, But You Sure Can Wear Them!

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The National Cancer Institute stated that preliminary research in lab animals has shown that “antioxidants help prevent the free radical damage that is associated with cancer.” Increased antioxidants in the body help slow the process of aging, and may even increase longevity. The following is a short-list of antioxidant-rich Foods ( to eat raw). Try to incorporate as many as possible into your daily diet.

Hey, while your at it, lather some on your body by taking advantage of our body scrubs that all contain the antioxidants–Olive Oil, HONEY, and Coconut oil. Topically applied antioxidants can work to prevent the occurrence and reduce the severity of UV-induced skin damage and skin aging. Antioxidants such as olive oil, HONEY, and coconut oil all protect skin cells against the damaging effects of reactive oxygen species (ROS), such as singlet oxygen, superoxide, peroxyl radicals, hydroxyl radicals, and peroxynitrite.  So if your body is in need of antioxidants check out our body scrubs at http://www.shop.mikionaturalbodyscrub.com.  No, you can’t eat them, but you sure can wear them! 

List of Antioxidant Foods to Include In your Daily Diet. 

  • Corn
  • Lime
  • Kale
  • Lemon
  • Dates
  • Chiles
  • Cloves
  • Honey
  • Garlic
  • Grapes
  • Prunes
  • Mangos
  • Squash
  • Millet
  • Almonds
  • Berries
  • Carrots
  • Peppers
  • Oregano
  • Spinach
  • Apricots
  • Broccoli
  • Cinnamon
  • Tomatoes
  • Olive Oil
  • Artichoke
  • Green Tea
  • Pineapple
  • Red Beets
  • Goji Berries
  • Acai Berry
  • Coconut Oil
  • Pinto Beans
  • Broad Beans
  • Wheat Germ
  • Pomegranates
  • Hempseed Oil
  • Barley & Rye
  • Black Currant
  • Blood Oranges
  • Sweet Potatoes
  • Raw Nuts & Seeds
  • Whole Grain Brown Rice

Our Tea Tree Lime Body Scrub Has Great Health Benefits

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Tea Tree Lime Body Scrub by Mikios Natural Body Scrub is effective in combatting skin bacteria and fungus. In addition, the body scrub combats:

  • Fungal Infections
  • Ringworm
  • Insect bites
  • Stings
  • Athlete’s foot (tinea pedis)
  • Acne
  • Minor skin rashes

We Make Our Body Scrubs Without Chemicals

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