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Clean, Green Beauty Routine in the New Year

Looking to clean up your act and greenify your beauty regimen? The start of the New Year is a great time to assess what’s inside your makeup bag and medicine cabinet, and start the year off fresh. To help you turn over a new, green leaf, here are some tips to help ensure the benefits of the products you’re using go beyond skin deep. Be Informed A little knowledge of ingredients commonly used in beauty products goes a long way. Therefore, read up on...

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How to make your detox less miserable

“I think I need to detox” is a popular statement I hear at this time of the year. With all of the extra alcohol and delicious treats we may indulge in, we can start to feel the need to do some inner deep cleaning. Or at least I do. I also find that full body detoxification is a little misunderstood. We tend to focus on our liver, but our body has many detoxification pathways and we need to support all of them. The main 3 pathways are the cells, liv...

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Employee Spotlight - Faye Aspden

Employee Spotlight - Faye Aspden Here at Flora, we feel as though we're all one big family. Some of us are new to the company while others have been here for 20+ years. We each bring a unique set of qualities to the company. Therefore, we thought we'd post an employee spotlight from time to time so our subscribers can get to know our employees a little better. Name: Faye Aspden Title: Inside Sales Consultant What is Your Role at Flora?: I take ca...

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Employee Spotlight: Leota Lagerwey

Employee Spotlight - Leota Lagerwey Here at Flora, we feel as though we're all one big family. Some of us are new to the company while others have been here for 20+ years. We each bring a unique set of qualities to the company. Therefore, we thought we'd post an employee spotlight from time to time so our subscribers can get to know our employees a little better. Name: Leota Lagerwey Title: Customer Relations What is Your Role at Flora? Customer Re...

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Keep it Light

Scales tipped a little too much on the side of indulgence this summer? It may be time to bring things back in balance. Thankfully, there are lots of ways to lighten up during the summer—here are three of our favorites: Focus on Fresh and Seasonal Produce Ice cream isn’t the only food synonymous with summer—there’s a cornucopia of summer fruit and vegetables available over the course of the season, perfect for fresh, healthy meals that can help you ...

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Gifts for Mom that Keep on Giving

Gifts for Mom that Keep on Giving
While there’s one official day to celebrate moms, this recognition, appreciation, and love ought to carry over throughout the year. What can you do to help make this happen? We’ve rounded up some key self-care items, formulated specifically with women in mind, to help the moms in your life feel loved and cherished every day. This Mother’s Day, give the gift of... ...sweetness. A mother’s affection ought to be rewarded with something equally sweet—M...

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Eating Clean with Amie Valpone!

Eating Clean with Amie Valpone!
We are thrilled to have Amie Valpone from The Healthy Apple guest blog for us today! Read below about her path to wellness and get an exclusive recipe from her new book, Eating Clean: The 21-Day Plan to Detox, Fight Inflammation, and Reset Your Body! I see people every day who accept too low a quality of life as normal. Ten years ago, I was one of those people. I was working in corporate America, exhausted, stressed out, not taking care of myself a...

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Spring Cleaning

Spring Cleaning
Spring Cleaning Our bodies are meant to naturally cleanse themselves of toxins; however, in today’s modern, industrialized world, the human body has to process more toxic chemicals than ever before. Air pollution from factories and motor vehicles, pesticides in farming, and chemicals from manufacturing that end up in our soil, water, and food supply have all been linked to cardiovascular and respiratory diseases, endocrine disorders, and more. Usi...

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Kale Salad with Grass-Fed Beef Recipe

Kale Salad with Grass-Fed Beef Recipe
This kale salad recipe is the perfect complement to the Spring Cleansing Facebook Event which starts on Monday, March 28th! Incorporating Udo's Oil gives the dressing some depth and your body the essential fatty acids that it desperately needs! Enjoy! <14>14>

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Spring Cleansing Event!

Join us for our Spring Cleansing Facebook event! Spring has sprung and summer is right around the corner! Flush those toxins with Flor-Essence! We are hosting an online Spring Cleansing event on our Facebook page starting March 28th through April 1st. Head over to our event page and click "going" so you can stay updated with cleansing tips, recipes, giveaways, and more! Head to your local health food store and pick up your bottle of Flor-Essence an...

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The Essence of Cleansing - Part 2

The Essence of Cleansing - Part 2
In part one of this two-part post, we took a look at how our bodies detoxify with a focus on the kidneys and how FlorEssence® tea can support this cleansing process. The herbs in Flor•Essence®, with their bitter and diuretic effects and promotion of healthy digestion and elimination, support these natural detoxification processes. Our kidneys and liver are very resilient and good at their job but sometimes, due to aging, chronic stress, poor diet, ...

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The Essence of Cleansing - Part 1

The Essence of Cleansing - Part 1
Happy New Year! It’s 2016 and many of us may be feeling a little sluggish after overindulging in the basic food groups of sugar, fat, caffeine, meat, and alcohol over the holidays. Let’s take a little look at how our bodies detoxify with a focus on the kidneys and how Flor•Essence® Tea can support this cleansing process. Our kidneys and liver are the two major organs that do the heavy lifting of cleansing wastes and toxins that we take in from foo...

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