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  1. What is a Better Candle Wax to Burn in my Home?

    The Healthy Candle®, beeswax candles

    What is a Better Candle Wax to Burn in my Home!:

     

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  2. What are Moon Time Cycles?

    What are Moon Time Cycles?

    What are Moon Time Cycles?:

     

    Divine

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  3. Full Wolf Moon in Cancer

    Full Wolf Moon in Cancer

     

    Full Wolf Moon in Cancer

     

    Transformational | Deep Feeling

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  4. Nature’s Pesticide Secret-Neem Oil

    Nature’s Pesticide Secret-Neem Oil

    Nature’s Pesticide Secret-Neem Oil

    Neem oil is produced by cold pressing the fruit and seeds of the neem oil tree (Azadirachta indica).  It has a green-brown or dark brown color that has a pungent garlic like aroma. Neem oil’s main component is Azadirachtin, which gives the oil its antiseptic, antifungal, antipyretic and antihistamine properties.

    This oil can also hel

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  5. 5 New Years Resolutions Everyone Should Try

    5 New Years Resolutions Everyone Should Try

    5 New Years Resolutions Everyone Should Try

    The start of a new year means the beginning of another part of your life. This is a great time to turn over a new leaf and try to establish better habits.  Below is a list of 5 easy new years resolutions everyone can try.

    • Get more sleep. Anyone will tell you that adequate sleep is essential for good health. Practicing
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  6. Rose Hip Seed Oil - Skin Care Secret!

    Rose Hip Seed Oil - Skin Care Secret!

    Rosehip Seed Oil

    Rosehip seed oil is a naturally anti-aging substance because it promotes healthy collagen production. Collagen is the substance that keeps your skin looking tight and youthful! Applying rosehip seed oil every day can be a great beauty care addition to help keep you looking younger.

    Rosehip seed oil is surprisingly not made from rose petals. It is an oil that

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  7. The healthiest soap you’ve probably never heard of

    The healthiest soap you’ve probably never heard of

    The healthiest soap you’ve probably never heard of

    Have you ever heard of African black soap?

    African black soap is produced in Ghana using a traditional, healing recipe passed down from ancient generations. Though the recipe can vary from each specific village, African Black Soap is typically made from cocoa pods, palm tree leaves, tree bark a

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  8. Easy Holistic Craft Ideas to Entertain Your Kids during Holiday Break

    Easy Holistic Craft Ideas to Entertain Your Kids during Holiday Break

     

    DIY Ideas to Entertain Your Kids During Holiday Break

    Make Soap!

    Making soaps can be a great DIY project you and your kids can enjoy. Below is an easy holistic recipe perfect

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  9. Holistic Holiday Hacks

    Holistic Holiday Hacks

    Holistic Holiday Hacks

     

    If you are hosting a holiday event in your home, the first thing you are probably concerned about is cleaning for your guests. No one wants to entertain in a messy home! There are plenty of ways to naturally ensure your home is tidy and clean before your guests arrive. To reduce toxic exposure, use natural products. Replace the bleach, ammonia

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  10. Great Gift Sets from Mary Tylor Naturals

    Great Gift Sets from Mary Tylor Naturals

    Great Gift Sets from Mary Tylor Naturals

     

    100% Natural 6 Soap Gift Set Box

     

    Most store-bought soaps contain a myriad of non-organic and possibly toxic ingredients that can seep into your skin and cause negative impacts in your health.  But fortunately, there are safe,

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  11. Explaining Essential Oils - Juniper Berry

    Explaining Essential Oils - Juniper Berry

    Explaining Essential Oils

    Juniper Berry

    Botanical Name: Juniperus communis

    Mary Tylor Naturals is proud to offer a selection of high-quality essential oils to improve your well-being. Our full line of essential oils are 100% pure.  We stand by our motto, “Better Ingredients for a Better Life!”

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  12. Explaining Essential Oils- Black Pepper

    Explaining Essential Oils- Black Pepper

    Explaining Essential Oils

    Black Pepper

    Botanical Name: Piper nigrum

    Mary Tylor Naturals is proud to offer a selection of high-quality essential oils to improve your well-being. Our full line of essential oils are 100% pure.  We stand by our motto, “Better Ingredients for a Better Life!”

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  13. Explaining Essential Oils - Neroli

    Explaining Essential Oils - Neroli

    Explaining Essential Oils

    NEROLI

    Botanical Name: Citrus Aurantium

    Mary Tylor Naturals is proud to offer a selection of high-quality essential oils to improve your well-being. Our full line of essential oils are 100% pure.  We stand by our motto, “Better Ingredients for a Better Life!”

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  14. Explaining Essential Oils: Hyssop

    Explaining Essential Oils:  Hyssop

    Explaining Essential Oils

    HYSSOP

    Botanical Name: Hyssopus Officinalis

    Mary Tylor Naturals is proud to offer a selection of high-quality essential oils to improve your well-being. Our full line of essential oils are 100% pure.  We stand by our motto, “Better Ingredients for a Better Life!”

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  15. The Legend of Thieves Oil

    The Legend of Thieves Oil

    The Origin of Thieves Oil

    During the horrible Black Plague, trading came to a stand still and those in that industry struggled to survive. Out of desperation, the traders became thieves and looted those who had lost their lives to the plague. There was a major risk, bodies were still contagious but the thieves had a secret. The spices they traded had incredible medicinal properties

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  16. Essential Oils for Holidays

    Essential Oils for Holidays

    Essential Oils Perfect for Holidays

    Inviting your loved ones into your home to celebrate the holidays can be extra comforting if you add aromatherapy to your party!  Below is a list of fantastic essential oils you’ll want to add to your holiday gift list.

    Vanilla

    Vanilla is mainly used for culinary uses to sweeten desserts and foods but it is a

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  17. Introducing Immunity Essential Oil Blend!

    Introducing Immunity Essential Oil Blend!

    Immunity Essential Oil Blend

    Providing our customers with the best natural products to improve their lives is our goal here at Mary Tylor Naturals. We are proud to announce our latest holistic innovation, Immunity essential oil blend!  

    Mary Tylor Natural’s “Immunity” essential oil contains a handcrafted blend of Eucalyptus, Rosemary, Neroli, and Peppermint essen

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  18. Explaining Essential Oils- Bay Leaf

    Explaining Essential Oils- Bay Leaf

    Explaining Essential Oils- Bay Leaf

    Bay Leaf Essential Oil

     

    What is it?

     

    The botanical name for bay leaf is laurus nobilis, but it is also called laurel leaf.  The bay tree is an evergreen plant which originates in Mediterranean regions.  

     

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  19. Introducing the incredible Heavenly Essential Oil Blend from Mary Tylor Naturals!

    Introducing the incredible Heavenly Essential Oil Blend from Mary Tylor Naturals!

    Heavenly Essential Oil Blend

     

    Providing our customers with the best natural products to improve their lives is our goal here at Mary Tylor Naturals. We are proud to announce our latest holistic innovation, Heavenly essential oil blend!  

     

    Mary Tylor Natural’s “Heavenly” oil contains a handcrafted blend of Clove, Lemon, Cinnamon Bark, Eucal

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  20. Introducing Slumber Essential Oil Blend!

    Introducing Slumber Essential Oil Blend!

    Slumber Essential Oil Blend

     

    Here at Mary Tylor Naturals, we are always looking to provide our customers with the best natural products to improve their lives. We are proud to announce our latest holistic innovation, Slumber essential oil blend!  

     

    Mary Tylor Natural’s “Slumber” contains a handcrafted blend of Rose, Lavender, Cedar

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  21. Mary Tylor Natural’s affordable, safe and organic soap collection!

    Mary Tylor Natural’s affordable, safe and organic soap collection!


    When you are choosing a soap product, remember that what you put on your body matters. You deserve better ingredients for a better life. Most store-bought soaps contain a myriad of non-organic and possibly toxic ingredients that can seep into your skin and cause negative impacts in your health. But fortunately, there are safe, natural alternatives to traditional soap products. Mary Tylor Natural’s i

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  22. Holistic Housecleaning Hacks

    Holistic Housecleaning Hacks

    Holistic Housecleaning Hacks

     

    It is important to clean doorknobs, countertops, sink and shower handles frequently, as germs can linger on surfaces for long periods of time. You can find a wide variety of cleaning recipes for every surface and item in your home on the recipe section of our website and below is a great list of natural essential oils you can use to protect yourself

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  23. Sexy Essential OIls

    Sexy Essential OIls

    Sexy Essential Oils

    There are many essential oils scientifically proven to promote sensuality and enhance your arousal.  This article will discuss the incredible sexy essential oils you’ll want to add to your collection.

     

    Rose

    Research from a

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  24. What is the difference between natural and traditional deodorant?

    What is the difference between natural and traditional deodorant?

    What is the difference between natural and traditional deodorant?

     

    Learning to identify toxins in the products you use is essential to finding the most optimal health possible. Understanding what the ingredients are in the deodorant you use is a necessary step in reducing your toxic exposure and living a healthier lifestyle.  

     

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  25. Stupid Easy Holistic Health Hacks

    Stupid Easy Holistic Health Hacks

    Stupid Easy Holistic Health Hacks

     

    Your health, mental state and physical body should all be a priority in your life. Taking care of yourself is essential to living the best life possible. Below is a list of holistic health tips that can naturally help you improve your health.

     

    Stress Reduction

     

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  26. Having a bad hair day? Here’s some holistic health hacks to fix it!

    Having a bad hair day? Here’s some holistic health hacks to fix it!

     

    Bad Hair Day Breakthoughs!

    Holistic Hair Secrets you'll want to know!

     

    A bad hair day can make it tempting to reach for those chemical laden products such as mousse, hair spray and hair gel, but did you know that

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  27. Amazing Aromatherapy Blends for Autumn YOU Need to TRY!

    Amazing Aromatherapy Blends for Autumn YOU Need to TRY!

    “Fall” into perfect autumn aromatherapy with these amazing diffuser blend recipes!

     

    Happy Halloween Diffuser Blend

    Ingredients

    • 1 Essential Oil Diffuser
    • 2 drop Clove Essential Oil
    • 2 drops Vanilla Essential Oil
    • 2 drop Ginger Essential Oil

    Method

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  28. Is Tanning Safe? The Truth about Tanning Beds, Spray Tans and the Sun's UV Light

    Is Tanning Safe?   The Truth about Tanning Beds, Spray Tans and the Sun's UV Light

    Is Tanning Safe?

     

    Tanning has become a popular activity in the modern age. People claim that tanning is “addictive” and that’s why a large number of gyms in the United States have tanning booths in their facilities. Tanning salons can be easily found in virtually every city despite the claims that tanning is dangerous. This article will discuss the p

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  29. Explaining Essential Oils- Sandalwood

    Explaining Essential Oils- Sandalwood

    Explaining Essential Oils- Sandalwood

     

    Sandalwood Essential Oil

     

    Botanical Name:   Santalum Album

     

    What is it?

     

    Sandalwood essential oil is derived from the East Indian sandalwood tree and is created by the steam distillation process.

     

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  30. Explaining Essential Oils- Rosewood

    Explaining Essential Oils- Rosewood

    Explaining Essential Oils

    Rosewood Essential Oil

    Botanical Name:   Aniba Rosaeodora

     

    What is it?

     

    Rosewood essential oil is extracted from the Rosewood tree and is created by steam distillation. It contains many

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  31. How to Celebrate Halloween During Covid-19

    How to Celebrate Halloween During Covid-19

    How to Celebrate Halloween During Covid-19

    The tradition of Trick or Treating can be difficult while we are battling the Covid-19 pandemic. To stay safe by social distancing and staying home, you and your family can modify your typical Halloween activities with the following suggestions.

    Stay at Home Halloween Activities

    Candy:

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  32. Bring the Indoors Inside With Forest Themed Essential Oils

    Bring the Indoors Inside With Forest Themed Essential Oils

    Bring the Outdoors Inside with these Fantastic Forest Scents!

     

    If you are a nature enthusiast or simply love the smell of the outdoors, you will be please to learn that there are many essential oils that can virtually transport you into a forest without you ever leaving your home.  The following list of essential oils can be placed in a diffuser

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  33. Can Colors Help You Heal?

    Can Colors Help You Heal?

    Chromotherapy: The Healing Power of Colors

    Currently, light therapy is an accepted practice in some forms of modern medicine. Certain colors are believed to impact specific body systems. For example, in neonatal care units, babies with jaundice are exposed to blue light. This blue light exposure is used to break down an excess of bilirubin in the newborn’s liver. Modern physicians a

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  34. Body Butters : The Secret to Better Skin

    Body Butters : The Secret to Better Skin

    Body Butters : The Secret to Better Skin

    Body butters are a fantastic skin treatment and popular comfort item. These luxurious butters can help you look younger and can even reduce the look of fine lines and wrinkles. Body butters are a great comfort item that not only moisturize the skin but also enrich it with vitamins and nutrients.

    Body Butter Varieties

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  35. Complete Guide to Essential Oil Diffusers  

    Complete Guide to Essential Oil Diffusers  

    Complete Guide to Essential Oil Diffusers

     

    Essential oil diffusers are fantastic machines which allow us to fill our homes, offices and even our cars with the therapeutic effects of essential oils. Anyone who is a fan of aromatherapy can tell you the benefits of using an essential oil diffuser.  Using essential oils

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  36. Helpful Holistic Products for Busy Adults

    Helpful Holistic Products for Busy Adults

    Helpful Holistic Products for Busy Adults!

     

    Aloe Vera

    Aloe vera is one of the best natural solutions to treat burns from heat sources and also sooth sunburn. It can be applied directly to the skin and is safe for use on children and the elderly.

    Activated Charcoal

    Activated charcoal has a negative

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  37. What is Indian Healing Clay?

    What is Indian Healing Clay?

    What is Indian Healing Clay?

    Indian Healing Clay also known as Bentonite clay is an ancient healing ingredient. Most of today’s current harvesting of bentonite clay is done in Fort Benton, Wyoming, where many volcanos can be found. 

    Indian Healing Clay naturally contains calcium, magnesium, silica, sodium, copper, iron, and potassium. Ancient cultures used it as a dietary s

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  38. Beeswax Facts - Nature's Hidden Secret

    Beeswax Facts - Nature's Hidden Secret

    Ancient Egyptians and Roman cultures used beeswax for natural skin and beauty treatments. Today, beeswax is still used in the production of many products such as candles, lotions and cosmetic products. If you are looking for a safe alternative to toxic chemicals, homemade products containing beeswax are a great substitute with amazing health benefits.

    Beeswax has a variety of uses such

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  39. Soap is SCARY! Do you know what your soap contains?

    Soap is SCARY! Do you know what your soap contains?

    Soap is Scary!  

     

    Do you know what your soap contains? 

     

    Soap is an important part of your personal hygiene routine, but is the soap you are using potentially dangerous to your health? Do you know what ingredients are in your soap?

    What a scary thought that you could be exposing

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  40. Amazing Holistic Oils YOU need to know!

    Amazing Holistic Oils YOU need to know!

    Amazing Holistic Oils YOU need to know!

    In the current age, many people are searching for more natural ways to live a greener lifestyle and reduce their chemical exposure. We here at Mary Tylor Naturals are proud to carry a line of organic products that can benefit your holistic life choices. Below is a list of a few of the incredible oils we carry!

    Castor Oil

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  41. Explaining Essential Oils: Fir Needle

    Explaining Essential Oils: Fir Needle

    Explaining Essential Oils: Fir Needle

    Botanical Name: Abies Siberica

     

    Mary Tylor Naturals is proud to offer a selection of high-quality essential oils to improve your well-being. Our full line of essential oils are 100% pure.  We stand by our motto, “Better Ingredients for a Better Life!”

     

    What is it?

    F

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  42. Explaining Essential Oils: Pine

    Explaining Essential Oils: Pine

    Explaining Essential Oils: Pine

    Pine Essential Oil

    Botanical Name: Pinus Sylvestris

     

    Mary Tylor Naturals is proud to offer a selection of high-quality essential oils to improve your well-being. Our full line of essential oils are 100% pure.  We stand by our motto, “Better Ingredients for a Better Life!”

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  43. Mary Tylor Naturals is proud to introduce our newest essential oil Turmeric

    Mary Tylor Naturals is proud to introduce our newest essential oil Turmeric

    Mary Tylor Naturals is proud to introduce our newest essential oil Turmeric!

    Turmeric essential oil has anti-inflammatory, anti-bacterial, anti-microbial and anti-fungal properties which make it a highly recommended ingredient in many holistic and ayurvedic remedies.

    Anti-Inflammatory- Turmeric has been used for centuries to reduce

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  44. Amazing benefits of Mary Tylor’s natural soap collection!

    Amazing benefits of Mary Tylor’s natural soap collection!

    Mary Tylor Naturals is proud to introduce our newest soap collection. Our 100% Natural 6 Soap Gift Set Box is hand made from organic oils and comes in the varieties of rose, mango, lemongrass, jasmine, coconut and vanilla bean.

    Most store-bought soaps contain a myriad of non-organic and possibly toxic ingredients that can seep into your skin and cause negative impacts in your health. 

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  45. Explaining Essential Oils Camphor

    Explaining Essential Oils Camphor

    Explaining Essential Oils

    Camphor

     

    Botanical Name: Cinnamomum Camphora

    Mary Tylor Naturals is proud to offer a selection of high-quality essential oils to improve your well-being. Our full line of essential oils are 100% pure.  We

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  46. Explaining Essential Oils- Vetiver

    Explaining Essential Oils- Vetiver

    Explaining Essential Oils

    Vetiver

     

    Botanical Name: Vetivera Zinanoides

     

    Mary Tylor Naturals is proud to offer a selection of high-quality essential oils to improve your well-being. Our full line of essential oils are 100% pure.  We stand by our motto, “Better Ingredients f

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  47. Incredible Massage Oils you need to try!

    Incredible Massage Oils you need to try!

     

    Incredible Massage Oils you need to try!

    We here at Mary Tylor Naturals pride ourselves on offering the most beneficial products for our customers created from holistic, natural ingredients. We are proud to announce the release of our new line of massage oils!

    Our newest line of massage oils are derived from

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  48. Explaining Essential Oils - Chamomile  

    Explaining Essential Oils - Chamomile  

    Explaining Essential Oils

    Chamomile

     

    Botanical Name: Anthemis Nobilis

    Mary Tylor Naturals is proud to offer a selection of high-quality essential oils to improve your well-being. Our full line of essential oils is USDA certified and 100% pure.  We stand

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  49. What is Earthing?

    What is Earthing?

    What is Earthing?

     

    The earth itself emits frequencies. According to a study published by the National Institutes of Health, the Earth’s surface possesses a continuous amount of electrons. The Earth’s frequency potential can promote an internal bioelectrical environment for the normal functioning of living thi

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  50. What is Smudging?

    What is Smudging?

    What is Smudging?

     

    Smudging is an ancient Native American practice where you light a bundle of sage on fire and “clear out” or “cast away” negative energy. There have also been some medical studies showing that this ritual actually cleanses bacteria and vir

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  51. Benefits of Honey

    Benefits of Honey

    Honey has long been a wonderful addition in the human diet since the dawn of time. It is a natural substance with many holistic benefits that is excreted by honeybees. This article will discuss the risks and benefits of honey.

    Recent research completed by the University of

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  52. What are Herbal Tinctures and How to Create them

    What are Herbal Tinctures?

    Herbal tinctures are defined as holistic health and dietary supplements which are formulated into a liquid state. Herbal extracts are used in the form of “tinctures” in order to provide health benefits and can be derived from mushrooms, flowers, leaves, roots, barks, or berries.  Tinctures can be formulated with food grade ingredients such as alcohol or

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  53. Are wax melts safe?

    Are wax melts safe?

    Are wax melts safe?

    What are wax melts?

    Wax melts are pieces of wax that are infused with fragrances made to be melted in a warmer. They were created when candle companies had excess wax left over from candles.

    Are wax melts safe?

    The safety of wax melts depends on what the ingredients of the wax melts contain. Traditional store-bought

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  54. How to Choose the right Essential Oil Diffuser

    How to Choose the right Essential Oil Diffuser

    Essential oil diffusers have become staples in holistically minded households. These machines allow us to fill our homes, offices and even cars with the therapeutic effects of essential oils. But how do you know which diffuser is right for you?  This article will discuss the various types of essential oil diffusers and help you make an educated decision on your options.  

    There are

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  55. Holistic First Aid Kit

    Holistic First Aid Kit

    Holistic First Aid Kit

    Holistic remedies have been utilized for first aid uses far before traditional items such as alcohol swabs were. There are many natural substances that can be used to safely and effectively treat minor cuts, discomforts and pain.  This article will discuss the items recommended to create the ultimate herbal first aid kit.

    *Do not start or stop any treatment,

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  56. Can you cook with essential oils?

    Can you cook with essential oils?

    Can you cook with essential oils?

     

    Cooking is a vital part of living a healthy lifestyle because all of us have to eat to fuel our bodies. It is important to give your body the most optimal fuel possible with healthy ingredients.  One of the most favored holistic products are essential oils.

    What are essential oils?

    Essential oils are compounds

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  57. Safe Sunscreen

    Safe Sunscreen

    Safe Sunscreen.

     

    While the sun is a wonderful part of life, it should be enjoyed in safe moderation with proper clothing, hydration and skin care. Avoiding over-exposure to direct sunlight and wearing proper skin protection such as sunscreen should be the first steps you take to avoid sunburns. Avoiding sunlight during the hours where the UV rays are the most dangerous (such

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  58. DIY Crafting with Kids

    DIY Crafting with Kids

    DIY Crafting with Kids!

     

    Creating do-it-yourself projects with your kids can be a great family bonding activity and also teach them vital life skill so they can grow up avoiding toxic chemicals and learn to make their own safe, natural products!

    When doing DIY projects with little ones, it is important to choose age-appropriate activities to keep them as safe as possible.

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  59. What are Herbal Salves?

    What are Herbal Salves?

    What are Herbal Salves?

    Herbal salves have been used since the dawn of time as holistic remedies to manage many issues. Salves are similar to lotions and balms but are usually a thicker solution that is applied to skin for medicinal uses. Salves are typically created from alternative ingredients such as beeswax, body butters and infused with various herbs and essential oils with healing

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  60. Holistic Suggestions for Headaches

    Holistic Suggestions for Headaches

    Holistic Suggestions for Headaches

     

    Headaches are one of the number one pain complaints that adults suffer with, but fortunately there are a great deal of holistic remedies that can be beneficial in the prevention and management of headaches. Below is a list of holistic solutions thought to be beneficial for headaches.

    Disclaimer: This article is not to be

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  61. 5 Easy Ways to Go Green

    5 Easy Ways to Go Green

    In the current age of modern technology and a fast-paced lifestyle, many people are turning to holistic and natural ways to improve their life. This article will discuss 5 easy things you can incorporate to live a greener lifestyle!

    1. Embrace Nature

     

    Spending time in nature can help you feel calmer,

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  62. Benefits of Beeswax Candles

    Benefits of Beeswax Candles

    Benefits of Beeswax Candles

    Candles made from beeswax also have many health benefits unlike traditional candles made from substances such as paraffin. Paraffin is a common candle ingredient. It is a waste product created from petroleum and is typically used as candle wax. When heated, paraffin releases a carcinogenic chemical in the air. The Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA)

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  63. 3 Organic Beauty Secrets You Need to Know! 

    3 Organic Beauty Secrets You Need to Know! 

    3 Organic Beauty Secrets You Need to Know! 

    Did you know that there are many natural products you can add to your beauty routine? Below is a list of three organic ingredients you can use for holistic beauty hacks!

    Aloe Vera

    Aloe vera has been used for thousands of years as a natural healing remedy. In ancient Egypt, it was referred to as the “plant o

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  64. Essential Oils for Cleaning

    Essential Oils for Cleaning

    Essential Oils for Cleaning

    Tea Tree

    Tea tree oil is made from distilling the leaves of the native Australian plant, Melaleuca alternifolia. It was first brought into modern culture by Captain James Cook in 1770.  It is a great natural cleaning ingredient because it is a natural Antiseptic.  Tea Tree oil is very beneficial in preventing infection and bacterial growth.  This

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  65. Soap Making TIps for Beginners

    Soap Making TIps for Beginners

     Soap Making Basics for Beginners

     

    Many people are turning to soap making to eliminate the toxic exposure from traditional store-bought soaps. This article will discuss the basics of what you need to know to create successful homemade soaps!

     

    The first step in your soap making journey should be choosing your

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  66. What is Toxic Exposure?

    What is Toxic Exposure?

    What is Toxic Exposure?

     

    Chemicals are especially present in products used in our homes such as cleaning supplies, laundry detergents, make-up and even in our foods and beverages. For example, Parabens and phthalates are commonly used chemicals which have been researched to cause cancer and type II diabetes. These two chemicals can be found in shampoo, make-up and various

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  67. How to Naturally Exfoliate Your Skin

    How to Naturally Exfoliate Your Skin

    How to Naturally Exfoliate Your Skin

    Exfoliation is an essential part of skin care because dead skin cells and pathogens need to be removed from the skin in order to promote the most optimal natural beauty possible. This article will discuss natural ways you can incorporate exfoliation into your holistic skincare regimen.

    Dry Brushing

    Dry brushing is one way

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  68. Natural Stain Removers

    Natural Stain Removers

    Natural Stain Removers

     

    There is no law in the United States that requires products of any kind to list chemicals used in fragrances.  Do we really know what chemicals we are exposing ourselves to every time we wash and wear our clothes? Are we at risk for toxic exposure even if we don’t ingest the product?

    Before Tide, Pyrex and Gain, people have been washing t

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  69. Is Make-Up Toxic? 

    Is Make-Up Toxic? 

    Is Make-Up Toxic? 

    Using make up is a standard beauty practice for most women. But are the ingredients in traditional beauty products safe for daily use? Do we really know what the foundation, powder, eyeliner and lipsticks we use contain?

     

    Traditional make- up products can contain the following concerning chemicals:

     

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  70. Types of Wax for Candle Making

    Types of Wax for Candle Making

    Types of Wax for Candle Making

    Candle making can be a fun crafting project and is a great way to create natural, toxin free candles to scent your home or office. But there are many different types of waxes you can use to create candles, how do you know which one to choose?  This article will cover all the wax options and help you make an educated decision on which wax to choose

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  71. How to Color Beeswax

    How to Color Beeswax

    How to Color Beeswax

     

    Beeswax is a substance produced by worker bees, which is secreted by glands on the bee’s abdomen. It is naturally a yellow-brownish color, but can be purified to different shades of yellow or even white. Beeswax makes a great ingredient to create natural, homemade products. This article will explain how you can color beeswax to create exciting, vibrantly c

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  72. Is Citric Acid Safe?

    Is Citric Acid Safe?

    Is citric acid really natural?

    Chemist Carl Wilhelm Scheele discovered that citric acid could be naturally created by crystallizing lemon juice. However, the pharmaceutical company Pfizer expounded on the chemists James Currie’s theory that discovered certain strains of mold could be used to synthetically curate citric acid.

    In the current age, most citric acid is not made f

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  73. Amazing Uses for Hydrosols!

    Amazing Uses for Hydrosols!

    Amazing Uses for Hydrosol Sprays

    Many of us don’t think twice before using canned aerosol sprays. After all, no one wants to smell stinky odors and we all want to have fresh smelling homes. But are we unknowingly exposing ourselves to chemicals? There is no law in the United States that requires products of any kind to list chemicals used in fragrances. You could be unknowingly e

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  74. What is Activated Charcoal?

    What is Activated Charcoal?

    Activated Charcoal

     

    When most people hear of charcoal, they think of the black, rock like substance used at cookouts to start grill fires. But did you know there is another form of charcoal that has many health benefits? Activated charcoal can be formed from bamboo, wood or olive pits but is mainly created from coconut shells. The

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  75. How to Use Castor Oil

    How to Use Castor Oil

     

    How to Use Castor Oil

     

    Castor oil is a substance extracted from the seeds of the Ricinus communis plant.  Castor beans contain ricin, which is a toxic enzyme that loses its toxic properties when it is processed through high temperatures. Castor oil, in its processed form is used for many alternative remedies. It can be a

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  76. What is Tamanu Oil?

    What is Tamanu Oil?

     

    Tamanu oil is known scientifically as calophyllum inophyllum, which is a medicinal tree found in Polynesia and on islands in the Pacific Ocean. Tamanu Oil is extracted from the seeds of the calophyllum inophyllum tree and is typically used in the topical treatment of skin injuries from burns, infected wounds and various skin diseases such as urticaria and eczema.

    A scientific

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  77. Benefits of Body Butter

    Benefits of Body Butter

    Body butters

     

    Body butters are a luxurious comfort item that not only moisturize the skin but also enrich it with vitamins and nutrients. Thicker than lotions, they promote wellness for the skin and can help your skin look younger and can reduce the look of fine lines and wrinkles.

     

    To properly use these amazing substances, you

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  78. What are Carrier Oils?

    What are Carrier Oils?

    Carrier oils

     

    Carrier oils are widely used to dilute essential oils and other organic compounds before they are applied to the skin or used in alternative therapy modalities. They are named carrier oils because they “carry” the essential oil or other organic item into the skin. Using carrier oils is a common safety practice when using ess

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  79. What is Mica Powder?

    What is Mica Powder?

    What is Mica Powder?

    Mica is a color additive powder obtained from the naturally occurring mineral, muscovite mica which contains potassium aluminum silicate. Currently, there is no definition or regulation to differentiate between natural and synthetic mica powder though synthetic mica must still contain FDA approved color additives to be considered cosmetic grade. This powder is

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  80. Life Hack- How to Make Natural Deodorant

    Life Hack- How to Make Natural Deodorant

    Antiperspirant types of deodorants, especially those containing chemicals such as aluminum are not recommended by holistic health practitioners because the body has processes it uses to detoxify itself. When you place toxic chemicals into your sweat glands, your body cannot fully rid itself of toxins.

     

    You can make your own natural deodorant with the following recipes:

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  81. The Basics of Beeswax - What is it? How to Use it to benefit your life!

    The Basics of Beeswax - What is it? How to Use it to benefit your life!

    The Basics of Beeswax

    Beeswax is a substance produced by worker bees, which is secreted by glands on the bee’s abdomen. It is naturally a yellow-brownish color, but can also be purified to different shades of yellow or even white. Beeswax has been used since ancient times for its amazing benefits. Ancient Egyptians and Roman cultures used beeswax for natural skin and beauty treatments. T

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  82. Are Essential Oils Safe During Pregnancy?

    Are Essential Oils Safe During Pregnancy?

    Are Essential Oils Safe During Pregnancy?

    Pregnancy can be an amazing yet difficult time in a woman’s life. Many women turn to holistic remedies to find relief and comfort.  Essential oils can be a great natural remedy but are all essential oils safe for use during pregnancy? This article will discuss the pregnancy safe and unsafe essential oils!

    As stated by Dr. Jill Edwards w

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  83. How to Boost your Health with Mindfulness

    How to Boost your Health with Mindfulness

    Boost your Health with Mindfulness

    Mindfulness is a concept that involves stress reduction and being present in the moment. When you are stressing or worrying, you are focusing on the future, when you are grieving you are focusing on the past, when you focus on the moment you can be at peace.

    Mindfulness can be achieved in many ways such as:

    1-     

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  84. Natural Hair Hacks

    Natural Hair Hacks

    Natural Hair Hacks

    A head of beautiful, illustrious hair is something most people aspire to have, that’s why chemical laden products such as moose, hair spray and hair gel are so popular. But did you know that there are many natural products you can add to fix a myriad of bad hair day issues?

    Below is a list of ways you can use natural products to improve your hair.

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  85. Arousing Essential Oils to Naturally Enhance the Bedroom

    Arousing Essential Oils to Naturally Enhance the Bedroom

    Arousing Essential Oils

    Intimacy has been proven to be a beneficial part of a healthy lifestyle. It helps reduce stress and brings joy and comfort into our lives. There are many natural enhancers that can benefit your life in the bedroom. Below is a list of arousing essential oils!

    Ylang Ylang

    Ylang ylang is a tropical flower which is yellow and strongly

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  86. Essential Oil Diffuser Blends for your Car

    Essential Oil Diffuser Blends for your Car

    Essential Oil Diffuser Blends for your Car

     

    Whether you are just commuting to work or taking a road trip, a car diffusor can be a great benefit to your travels. You can easily purchase a car diffuser that plugs into the cigarette lighter or USB port in your vehicle. Below is a list of great essential oil blends safe for car travels!

     

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  87. Natural Ways to Benefit Your Exercise Routine

    Natural Ways to Benefit Your Exercise Routine

    Exercise and nutrition are a big part of maintaining a healthy lifestyle and the article below explains a few simple lifehacks to help you benefit your life  

    • Stay Active

    Little things like walking up and down stairs, climbing in and out of a bathtub or bending down to pick something

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  88. Natural Sanitation Hacks

    Natural Sanitation Hacks

    Staying healthy is a goal that most of us have, especially when concerns of a global pandemic are involved. Here at Mary Tylor Naturals, we are proud to offer not only products to help you live a better life, but educate our clients on how to do so! Below is a great list of natural ways you can help protect yourself and your family from germs, bacteria and

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  89. Fantastic Aromatherapy Blends You Need to Try!

    Fantastic Aromatherapy Blends You Need to Try!

    Fantastic Aromatherapy Blends

     

    There are hundreds of essential oil options, blends and remedies for just about every ailment. A holistic health practitioner or aromatherapist can help guide you to oils to improve your well-being. Essential oils can be applied in various different ways and some can even be taken internally for medicinal purposes. Aromatherapy has been scientifically

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  90. Natural Ways to Sanitize Face Masks

    Natural Ways to Sanitize Face Masks

    Since the start of the pandemic, most of the world has been encouraged to wear face masks to stop the spread of corona virus. But did you know that wearing a mask can carry health risks? It is important to change your masks frequently and not wear dirty ones, as you could be exposing yourself to germs, toxins and viruses. It is also important that

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  91. What does USDA certified mean?

    What does USDA certified mean?

    What does USDA certified mean?

    When it comes to purchasing holistic products, there are a lot of popular phrases that seem to suggest a quality product. But what do terms like pure grade and USDA certified even mean?

    First of all, the term pure grade is an unregulated term that doesn’t have a standard mandated by any governing body. Any company can claim its product is pure b

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  92. Fantastic Benefits of Activated Charcoal 

    Fantastic Benefits of Activated Charcoal 

     

    When most people hear of charcoal, they think of the black, rock like substance used at cookouts to start grill fires. But did you know there is another form of charcoal that has many health benefits? Activated charcoal can be formed from bamboo, wood or olive pits but is mainly created from coconut shells. The process of creating

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  93. Natural Alternatives to Household Products

    Natural Alternatives to Household Products

    To live the most optimal life possible, limiting your exposure your toxins is essential to your wellbeing. Many people are unaware at how many subtle chemicals we are exposed to through modern conveniences such as household cleaners, detergents and dishwashing liquid.

    Traditional dishwashing liquid can contain the following concerning chemicals:

    SLS (sodium lauryl sulfate)/SLES

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  94. Fabulous Uses for Jojoba

    Fabulous Uses for Jojoba

    Fabulous Uses for Jojoba!

    Jojoba has been used for thousands of years for alternative health and skin care purposes. Many Native American tribes used jojoba oil to heal wounds and soothe skin problems. Jojoba is widely known for its moisturizing, sun-protecting and nurturing effects, which is why it is widely used in the cosmetic industry. It is a main ingredient in many creams and cosmetic

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  95. Chill Out~  Natural Ways to Reduce Stress

    Chill Out~  Natural Ways to Reduce Stress

     

    Are there certain things that increase stress in your life? Are there people you need to avoid?

    Are there situations that hurt you?

    To live the most optimal life possible, it is important to eliminate as many stressors as you can.

    Below is a list of natural ways you can use to help find balance and peace

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  96. Is Exercise Essential to Health

    Is Exercise Essential to Health? 

    If you are constantly stressed, your body is going to react to that. If your body goes into survival mode, it is going to slow your metabolism, store fat and not work properly. High stress is one of the worst things you can do to your body. Practicing healthy habits like exercise can help you relieve stress and find a better quality of life.

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  97. Health Benefits of Pickles

    Health Benefits of Pickles

    5 Health Benefits of Pickles

    Pickles have been a favorite snack and sandwich additive for decades, but did you know that pickles have many health benefits? Below is a list of 5 amazing reasons you should add pickles into your life.

    1-Boost your Electrolytes

    Pickle juice contains important ingredients such as sodium and potassium and can help your

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  98. Essential Oils- FAQ

    Essential Oils- FAQ

    Essential Oils- FAQ

     

    Essential oils have a variety of scents and many of these contain health benefits. Scientific evidence shows that exposure to certain scents can trigger changes in mood due to the brain’s involvement in olfactory senses. The olfactory system is defined a

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  99. Funny Folk Remedies You Can Try at Home

    Funny Folk Remedies You Can Try at Home

    Funny Folk Remedies

     

    Natural remedies have been around since the dawn of time itself. Many cultures have used herbal tinctures, medicinal mushrooms and even utilitising the elements to promote healing and wellness. In Mary Tylor's most recent podcast episode, our staff discussed some hilarious folk remedies.

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  100. Natural Deodorant Alternatives

    Natural Deodorant Alternatives

    Natural Deodorant Alternatives

    Sweating is the body’s way of ridding itself of toxins and when you inhibit your bodies ability to remove contaminants, you do not expel dangerous things your body needs to get rid of. Sweating is a natural process that must be done in order to have the most optimal health possible.

    Antiperspirant types of deodorants, especially those containing c

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