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The monsoon season is round the corner here in Singapore and few things are more annoying than the sound of a mosquito buzzing by your ear when you’re trying to sleep. Except, of course, when it finally tries to take a bite! No Bugs, No Chemicals Prevention is certainly better than cure when you’re scratching an irritating mosquito bite. Pesky bugs such as mosquitoes can hurt both adults and children, be annoying or even carry diseases. What’s a better way to avoid these problems than to use all natural insect repellants? In choosing the right insect repellent for you and...

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Between all the different soaps available out there, how do you decide which one to buy? The myriad of choices can seem daunting. "Should I get...": Something 'antibacterial' or 'moisturizing'? Hand, body or face soaps? 'Powerfully invigorating' scents or something more 'softly sensual'? And controversially, bar soap or liquid soap? (Tip: Despite the debate, both  clean just as well!) Regardless of your final choice, what matters is not the labelling on the outside but what is on the inside! When Washing your Hands ... It is common knowledge that washing your hands regularly is the best way to get rid...

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Some tips on how to avoid or manage dry skin! Avoid Hot Showers Hot showers can feel great, but they are extremely drying. Try to shower with as cool as temperature as you feel comfortable with. Moisturize This step is especially important after showers, or washing your hands with soap. Moisturizing will replenish your skin's water content, and nourish it. Our line of Body Oils and Body Butters are effective moisturizers are made from the finest natural ingredients, specially formulated for tropical living. Made from carefully selected essential oils, coconut oil, and beeswax, we use only the purest and highest quality natural...

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Using Natural Essential Oils for Aromatherapy and Relaxation Essential oils are concentrated compounds extracted and drawn out from plants via distillation. Essential oils contain the complex mixture of compounds that give each plant its characteristic fragrance and other aromatherapeutic benefits. Essential oils can be used in a number of ways starting simply as a pleasant fragrance; but most oils offer several other benefits including antimicrobial properties, stimulants for the mind and body, stress relief, or other therapeutic benefits. Essential oils can be used diluted in water, mixed with other carrier or base oils such a coconut, or with a diffuser. Bergamot A cooling and...

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100% natural, all natural, coconut oil, essential oils, hair, ingredients, shampoo, skin, soaps -

The benefits of Coconut Oil in Natural Skin Care and Hair Treatments The natural mix of oils and fatty acids in coconut oil is similar to that found in  our skin and hair, and its complex make-up gives it many natural benefits that synthetic oils or other non-100% pure beauty products cannot offer. We explain some of the best reasons why coconut oil is an important ingredient in natural skin care and hair treatment products and why it is a favorite here at Utama Spice. Natural hair treatment The unique fat composition of coconut oil helps protect and nourish your hair and scalp, which means...

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