Stretch Mark Creams: The best and the worst

Posted by Avishi Organics on 4/17/2018 to Stretch Mark Prevention
Stretch Mark Creams: The best and the worst
Don’t let the miraculous promises fool you – most stretch mark creams available today are nothing but glorified moisturizers that harbor a staggering amount of toxic and unsafe ingredients. Here, we give you a low-down on what works and what doesn’t, and what to look for when considering a stretch mark cream (or lotion or oil) to use during pregnancy and post-partum.

Are natural ingredients always better?

Posted by Avishi Organics on 9/5/2017 to Healthy Skin
Are natural ingredients always better?
As more manufacturers jump on the “natural” bandwagon, skincare and cosmetics aisles are overflowing with products promising ingredients “from nature.” It begs the question – are natural ingredients always a better choice? The answer isn’t as straightforward as you might think.

5 hidden dangers lurking in your babycare products

Posted by Avishi Organics on 2/15/2017 to Healthy Skin
Don’t let the cheerful bottle fool you – conventional baby lotions, ointments, diaper creams and even wipes can harbor a staggering amount of seriously unsafe and toxic ingredients. Exposing infants and small children to repeated applications of these products can have long-term repercussions, so educating yourself is an important first step in protecting your baby. Here are five ingredients to avoid in baby care products.

Pregnant? Prevent Stretch Marks with these 6 easy yet effective tips.

Posted by Avishi Organics on 2/6/2017 to Stretch Mark Prevention
Although Stretch Marks are medically benign, for many women, they are a source of annoyance. They are caused when skin is overstretched, which is what commonly occurs during pregnancy.  Indeed, between 75 to 90% of women develop stretch marks on their breasts, thighs and abdomen during pregnancy. To make matters worse, stretch marks seem to pop-up almost overnight during the third trimester, just when you think you are home-free with smooth, blemish-free skin. The good news is that if you apply these 6 tips early in your pregnancy, stretch marks can be prevented from developing.