Hope you had a safe and happy St. Patrick's Day! Here is a recipe for a green drink that I love when I feel like I need a little detox. It's so easy and sweet...you'll find yourself craving it all the time.
D.E. Detox Green Apple-Kale Drink:
Here's what you'll need:
1/2 cup Extra Virgin Coconut Oil: Provides deep and real moisture. It helps strengthen underlying tissues and helps remove excessive dead cell on the skin's surface that makes your skin rough and flaky in texture.
1 teaspoon D.E. Virgin Marula Oil: Hydrating oil that protects, heals and rejuvenates the skin. High in Antioxidants and Omegas 6 & 9.
The term "all-natural" is all over the place these days. I questioned what it really meant when I figured out that the "all-natural" products I was using were making my skin blotchy and oily, my rosacea flare up and my pores more visible. It wasn't just the "all-natural" products that were doing this to my skin, but the expensive clinical products, too. Since my teen years, it feels like I’ve tried every product out there, and most have left me irritated and broken out – even the ones I purchased from a dermatologist.
This could be my favorite child. I don't know, maybe because it's the "baby", the last to be formulated, the last piece of the puzzle. Whatever it is, it came out exactly as I had hoped.
Marula oil got the ball rolling for me. You can find it in every product and it's the inspiration behind the name "Drunk Elephant". I didn't choose it for trendy reasons, I chose it because I think it's the best oil that I've ever used on my skin and I've used them all. We use unrefined Marula Oil, which doesn't go through the same bleaching processes that most other oils on the market do. Ours has a faint, nutty smell and is devoid of any essential oils, which we believe are a primary cause of