Go Natural: 4 Health Benefits of Organic Health Care and Beauty Products | The Health Sessions

Go Natural: 4 Health Benefits of Organic Health Care and Beauty Products

This article is written by Sarah Smith. 

Health care and beauty products have come a long way in modern times. From the old fashioned products that rose to prominence in the 1920s, we have created a massively diverse range of products. Customers have more choices than ever before, and navigating the endless choices can be confusing.

People are pushing for natural, organic, and healthy options more than ever before as new science shows how manufactured chemicals can be detrimental. There are numerous benefits to using organic health care and beauty products, for the consumer and the planet.

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Hydrotherapy: 5 Ways to Use the Healing Power of Water at Home

Hydrotherapy: How to Experience the Healing Power of Water at Home

What’s more relaxing than soaking in a warm bath after a tiring day?

All throughout history and around the world, people have immersed themselves in water to feel better. And modern science proves them right. Depending on the temperature and use of water, hydrotherapy can improve several physiological functions of your body. For example, being in cold water speeds up your metabolism and improves immunity markers, while warm water decreases muscle soreness and eases pain. Steam rooms, on the other hand, support your natural detoxification and blood circulation.

The good news is: you don’t necessarily have to book a fancy spa treatment to get these benefits. With a little effort, you can turn your daily tub time into a health-boosting ritual too.

Take a look at these 5 ways to practice hydrotherapy at home. 

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A Beginner's Guide to Adaptogens | The Health Sessions

A Beginner’s Guide to Adaptogens

This article is written by Emma Paige. 

Everyday living can be stressful, and even the most mundane things can tick anyone off. It’s no surprise that stress can do a number on you, and if you aren’t careful enough, it might even be deadly.

Mother Nature seems to have a solution to combating stress. Enter adaptogens: a specialised group of herbs and plants that not only fight stress but also have the ability to balance our mood.

Learning how to deal with stressors is in itself stress-inducing sometimes. From meditation to yoga, taking these steps to keep cortisol levels low may not be enough. Adaptogens have been attributed to being a stress-buster as well, but how effective are they?

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Skin Care 101: The Do's and Don'ts for Healthy Skin | The Health Sessions

Skin Care 101: The Do’s and Don’ts for Healthy Skin

This article is written by a guest author.

A healthy skin doesn’t just make you look fresh and glowing – it also forms your first line of defense against germs and toxins. When it comes to caring for your skin, it can be difficult to find the right solution for you specifically. With so many products saturating the skincare market, who’s to know what will work and what won’t?

If you’re feeling lost on what habits you should or shouldn’t be partaking in, keep reading to learn the do’s and don’ts for healthy skin all-year-round!

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5 Self-Care Ideas for a Healthy Holiday Season | The Health Sessions

5 Self-Care Tips for the Holiday Season

This article is written by Maggie Scott. 

The holiday season is an exciting time filled with love, joy, and unfortunately, stress. While you may be eager to go above and beyond for the ones you love the most, it’s also important that you’re implementing self-care into your holiday plans as well.

Here are some tips to help you look after yourself as you’re getting in the holiday spirit.

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