Beauty Remedies

Broccoli seed oil - Dr. Axe

Broccoli Seed Oil: The Next ‘It’ Oil for Anti-Aging?

Could broccoli seed oil be the next “it”oil? Quite possibly, yes. The health benefits of broccoli nutrition are well-known — as an edible vegetable that is. Broccoli consumption has been shown to help prevent cancer, benefit heart health, improve digestion and so much more. (1) But the broccoli benefits don’t stop there! Now the oil made from broccoli sprouts is gaining traction … Read More

Keratin treatment - Dr. Axe

Keratin Treatment Dangers + 6 Natural Hair Treatment Alternatives

Have you tried Brazilian hair straightening, also known as Brazilian keratin treatment? Many people see the keratin treatment before and after pictures and read the keratin treatment reviews and think it must be the best keratin treatment available. The results are just so impressive, particularly for people with especially unmanageable hair. I’m not trying to deny that this treatment often works for a … Read More

Capsaicin - Dr. Axe

Capsaicin Brings the Heat as a Disease-Fighting Powerhouse

Do you love the spicy flavor that peppers have to offer? Then you’re in luck, because capsaicin may help you prevent cancer, fight diabetes and even relieve pain. Known as the spice factor in peppers, capsaicin gives those delicious veggies their heat. With the exception of the bell pepper, capsaicin is generally synonymous with peppers. It’s also one of the features of … Read More


Roman Chamomile Essential Oil Benefits & Uses

Chamomile is one of the most ancient medicinal herbs known to mankind. Many different preparations of chamomile have been developed over the years, and the most popular is in the form of herbal tea, with more than 1 million cups consumed per day. (1) But many people don’t know that Roman chamomile essential oil is even more effective than tea and … Read More

Flossing - Dr. Axe

Flossing Doesn’t Work?! Healthy Mouths Require ‘Oil Pulling’ Instead

Here’s something that is sure to surprise, and likely even relieve, many adults regarding dental care: The benefits of dental flossing have never been studied in great depth at any point, and still to this day have never been proven. A recent investigation by the Associated Press into the merits of flossing, including a review of 25 studies regarding its … Read More

Bovine collagen - Dr. Axe

Bovine Collagen Benefits for Skin, Sleep & Muscle Repair

Collagen is the most abundant protein in our bodies, and that’s because it’s vital to many aspects of our health. Unfortunately, there are many things that can decrease our collagen levels. First of all, we naturally start to lose collagen as we age, but we can also lose collagen due to hormonal changes, drugs, alcohol, processed foods, white sugar, hydrogenated oils, … Read More

Grapefruit seed extract - Dr. Axe

6 Grapefruit Seed Extract Benefits You Won’t Believe

When you eat a grapefruit, what do you do with the seeds? I’m guessing you spit them out or remove them from the start. What if I told you that those grapefruit seeds, particularly in grapefruit seed extract (GSE) form, actually might hold a wealth of health benefits. This makes sense, considering grapefruit benefits include weight loss, cellulite reduction and immune system … Read More


Egg Collagen Benefits Your Joints & Skin

Collagen is the most abundant protein found throughout the human body. It’s what gives our skin its strength and elasticity. In addition to our skin, collagen is most commonly found in our bones, muscles and tendons. You can think of collagen as the “glue” that holds us together. One awesome food source of collagen is the benefit-rich egg. Why is collagen … Read More

Cystic acne - Dr. Axe

10 Natural Cystic Acne Treatments that Really Work

Have you ever had large, red, painful breakouts? These breakouts can affect both men and women as young as 8 or as old 50. The face is the most common and concerning area of occurrence, but other problem areas can include the chest, back, upper arms and shoulders. I’m talking about cystic acne, which is way worse than just any old … Read More

Itchy scalp - Dr. Axe

What an Itchy Scalp Means & How to Get Rid of It Naturally

Do you have an itch? Some scratch their heads while giving something some serious thought in a “hmm, let me think about that” sort of moment. But for many others, a serious scratching is desired because there is a genuine and persistent itch on the head, specifically an itchy scalp. Often, we assume it must be dandruff, a common problem, … Read More