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Coconut Oil is good for you and good for your skin too.

Coconut oil has been described as “the healthiest oil on earth.” It is extracted from copra (the dried meat, or kernel, of the coconut).  It helps prevent premature aging and wrinkling of your skin, and helps protect against skin cancer and other blemishes by keeping connective tissues strong and supple. Coconut oil’s antioxidants help bring […]

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Pohaku for Men

Ancient Hawaiians called their stone art k’i’i pohaku, or images in stone. The sandal tree is medium sized ~ 12-15 meters tall. The tree reaches its full maturity in 60 to 80 years, which is when the center of the slender trunk (the heart wood) has achieved its greatest oil content. As the tree grows, […]

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Why Use Natural Soaps?

Handmade soap is made with natural, wholesome ingredients that cleanse without stripping skin of its natural oils. Commercially-made bars are made with chemical additives, or synthetic detergents. Additives and detergents dry out the skin, create rashes and other irritations. Handcrafted soap contains glycerin to moisturize skin. Glycerin is a humectant; it attracts moisture and softens your […]

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Mango Season is upon us

One of our favorite fruits is mango. Starting around March Our Eyes are on the trees above, looking for the clusters of tiny yellow mango flowers. Then we start praying that the winds won’t blow them away, and we wait for the mangoes of spring to emerge. Mango has a sweet smell and is deliciously […]

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Hemp Gummies

Yes they’re in! Eating CBD edibles is a perfect wellness snack and tasty too. Ingesting CBD gummies usually take about 30 minutes to feel the benefits but can kick in much quicker when taken on an empty stomach. Edibles also tend to last longer as it passes through the entire digestive system. With that said, […]