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8/7/2010 12:16:28 PM
Best of Social Media - July
The dog days of summer are here! It's hard to believe it's already August. Before anymore time slips away, we wanted to share with you some of our favorite tweets and Facebook posts from July. We've started collecting our favorites from August, so please join us on Facebook and Twitter and share your love of Weleda with us and our community! @mstyle10 To all my followers, go try Weleda Wild Rose products. You will love it. @trozzart YourCalendula Oil was a miracle worker for my daughter's diaper rashes. Only thing she didn't react to & only thing that worked. @wordgirwriting What natural skincare brand have I been loving for 16 years...
Categories: Natural living, Our world
7/28/2010 3:48:39 PM
Sun Safety Tips
I can always tell when summer is in full swing on Monday mornings when weekenders return from the beach, looking like they forgot to apply enough sunscreen. I also see the sunburned faces and shoulders of baseball fans whenever I take the train to New York City on a day when the Yankees are playing at home. Personally, I am a fan of biking and rollerblading outdoors during the warmer months, so I definitely have to wear sunscreen. My skin is very fond of our Sea Buckthorn Body Oil as an after-sun treat. It absorbs very easily and contains antioxidant-rich organic sesame seed oil to promote skin renewal and protect against skin-damaging influences. I...
7/20/2010 3:26:16 PM
A Day in Weleda's Biodynamic Gardens
Last week I had the incredible opportunity to travel to Weleda’s Biodynamic® gardens in Germany and take a tour of all 135 acres of them. The gardens are located in the tiny village of Wetzgau, near the slightly larger town of Schwabisch Gmund. As I walked up the road to Weleda Naturals, where the visitor’s center and a production facility are located, I recognized the unique ranch-style building I had seen only in pictures. Sabine, who is the event coordinator at Weleda Naturals, told me that I needed to arrive early the next morning to see the calendula. If I slept in, even a little, I would miss them.  The the...
7/9/2010 1:12:49 PM
Best of Social Media: June
@NanukSD605 I am going to be 40 in 18 days!!!!! Thanks to Weleda you would never know it!!!!!! @velveteena16 My new skincare regimen for my body: Calendula Shampoo & Body Washand Skin Food!!! My skin is super soft and glowing! Thx Weleda! @mamaash77 Skin Food has helped the psoriasis on my elbows…Amazing! Marina Skye Secor-Gonzalez My son had bumps all over his cheeks. For weeks we tried everything and finally a natural pharmacist recommend we try the Calendula Face Cream. We have been using it every day for about 2 weeks and they are almost all gone! Thank you so much!! Lara Winsor I just use the regular Calendula Shampoo & Body Wash...
Categories: Our world
7/6/2010 12:20:40 PM
Getting to the Bottom of Cellulite
Summertime is officially here! Time for barbecues, beaches and … bathing suits. Instead of celebrating, many of us bemoan the return of bathing suit season because we worry about every little flaw, like those last few pounds or about the appearance of our cellulite. In fact, more than 90 percent of all women, encompassing all skin types, are reported to have cellulite. The good news is that it's not a medical concern but rather a question of aesthetics. It’s a prevalent skin condition that arises naturally, but we can also lessen its appearance naturally through a whole-body approach. By living a balanced lifestyle and following a comprehensive skin...
7/1/2010 12:20:08 PM
Ingredient Spotlight: Biodynamic Sea Buckthorn
Sea buckthorn needs one thing more than anything else: sunlight! This plant soaks up the sun’s rays to create radiant, golden-red berries. One look at them and you just know they must to be good for you—and they are! Sea buckthorn is proven to contain a rich cocktail of antioxidants and health benefits. It's rich in unsaturated fatty acids, pro-vitamin A and vitamin E, which help protect our skin from UV radiation and free-radical damage associated with signs of aging. What’s more, it possesses antibacterial and anti-inflammatory properties, and the easily absorbed oils support the buildup of the skin’s...