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Natural Deodorant - but is it really???

It is starting to feel a lot like Summer out there!  It seems like we tend to skip right past Spring around here.  We go from the rainy and chilly west coast Winter, have a couple days of Spring, and barrel right into Summer!  I'll take it! :-) This is the May long weekend here and many of you are preparing for the first camping trip of the year, or possibly staying home this weekend to work on renos or "honey do" lists.  What ever you are planning I hope its a good one!  I hope to have a couple of friends over and sit around the fire pit enjoying life tonight. Maybe yours will go like this... Picture it:...

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Lavender, lavender and MORE LAVENDER! Why we love it here at Pinch Skincare

As you may have noticed, we LOVE LAVENDER!  Pinch uses this essential oil like it is going out of style, but the fact is that it will never be relegated to the  "out" pile.  It is a main essential oil scent in many of our products and here is why. Stress Reliever Eliminate nervous tension, reduce anxiety and emotional stress. It has been shown to be effective in warding off postnatal depression.  Place a little Lavender oil behind the neck, or on the temples for a tension reliever.  Diffuse Lavender oil in your bedroom to induce a relaxed state to aid in better sleep. You could also put a few drops into your cupped hands and simply inhale to get the benefits...

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Commercial vs. All Natural Deodorant

Chances are, applying antiperspirant or deodorant is part of your normal morning routine. But have you ever questioned what’s in commercial deodorant? Consumers are beginning to understand that there are harmful chemicals in deodorant and would rather use a product that works but is safe for themselves and the environment as well. But what is the alternative? Using a natural deodorant, of course! However, consumers tend to believe that while natural deodorants may be more safe to use, they’re not as effective as their commercial counterparts. Nothing could be further from the truth! In fact, a high quality, natural deodorant like Pinch All Natural Deodorant can be more effective than commercial deodorant. Swapping out commercial deodorant for natural deodorant will protect you from the harmful chemicals...

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