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Backpack Essentials, Nature’s Aid Skin Gel and Muscle Balm

It’s back-to-school, and in addition to the classroom supply lists, many students will be looking for additional backpack essentials. These might include wallets, hair accessories, makeup and gadgets. But there’s two more you might want to add to the list: Nature’s Aid true natural skin gel and muscle balm. Backpack essentials: 4 reasons to include

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Nature’s Aid makes the best natural bath and shower products

This is a bold claim, we know, and not one that we make lightly. However, we stand behind this statement because we stand behind the ingredients we use. Many hours of research have gone into our formulas, and as such our shampoo and conditioner are the best natural options on the market to nourish both

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Why We are a Proud Supporter of the Nature Conservancy of Canada

“The human spirit needs places where nature has not been rearranged by the hand of man.” ~ Unknown   The world is full of beautiful landscapes. However, those untouched by man are becoming fewer and further between. Protecting our natural habitats is crucial, and the Nature Conservancy of Canada has a long standing history of doing

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Retailer Highlight: S&H Health Foods

We caught up with Tammy, Assistant Store Manager of S&H Health Foods in Kingston, Ontario, to talk about her store, our products, and the natural health industry. Q: What got you into the natural health industry? A: I actually started working here part time. I used to work at a furniture store, but found this

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Natural Health and Beauty Product Trends for Summer

As the warm spring weather draws people outside to soak up the sun and enjoy the great outdoors, health, skin and beauty trends will begin to switch gears. Quick, easy, natural, and of course effective, will be the way to go. The top 5 trends we’re seeing for spring and summer when it comes to

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Are Your Bed Sheets Helping or Hindering Your Skin Care Routine?

How you wash, and how often you wash, your bed sheets impacts the look, feel and health of your skin. A natural skin care routine goes beyond the products that go directly on your skin – your cleanser, toner, moisturizer, and makeup. It includes proper nutrition, drinking plenty of water, exercise, and even clean bed

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Facial Yoga: Can it Really Improve the Look of Your Skin?

We all know the benefits of yoga for our mind and body – relaxation, strength, flexibility, calmness – but can it really help improve the look of your skin? According to new research, the answer is yes! BUT, you need to use the right moves. We’re all about natural skin care at Nature’s Aid, and

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Bathing Baby: How often do babies really need to bathe?

For many parents, giving their baby a bath is a nightly ritual and part of the bed time routine. It is sacred. Soothing. Necessary. And yet, it may not actually be good for their skin. For my kids, bath time has never been every night. While most parents say it calms their kids, for mine,

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How to Treat and Prevent these 4 Common Skin Care Issues

We’ve all been there – breakouts, eczema flare-ups and cold sores at the worst possible moment. And if you add dry skin into the mix, it’s a recipe for disaster. These are the most common skin care issues, and we’ve got tips to help you avoid them (or at least speed up the recovery process).

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Screen Time and Your Skin: Are your devices aging you?

We’re all guilty of being in front of a screen way too often – heck, I am right now, writing this. Whether it’s your computer, smart phone, tablet or TV, our skin is constantly exposed to blue light emitted by our devices. And now, scientists have been looking into the effects screen time is having

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