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Arnica Natures Anti-Inflammatory Works

Arnica natures anti-inflammatory, is grown in North America, Canada Russia, central Europe, and the Pyrenees. SOUTHWEST SUNSHINE gets its Arnica from the mountains in Arizona. First used by mountaineers in Switzerland to prevent aching and sore limbs, it can be used for sprains, dislocations and muscle aches. When used externally, […]


Health Benefits of Tea for You

Everyone has heard about the health benefits of tea, but why is the delicious hot or iced drink that is enjoyed by billions all over the world so good for you? The Eastern cultures have regarded tea as the key to wisdom, happiness, and good health. Researchers in the west […]


Your Blood Type and your Personality

  Back in WWII, battle groups in Japan were based on blood type. In fact, in 1990 Mitsubishi created a whole team with AB blood types. Today schools group kids blood type and develop different plans of education dependant on blood type. The Japanese believe that your blood type directly […]

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Toxins are bad for Skin Care

Although petroleum is used in a number of skin care products all over the globe, it is actually the number one cause of clogged pores and according to SOUTHWEST SUNSHINE is not the way to lock in moisture. Petroleum is a toxin that when applied to your skin is actually […]


Is Skin care different for boys and girls?

A good skin care routine should start as soon as your son or daughter is ready to takeover the task. Some experts believe that by the time a child reaches the age of three they should be able to wash their face with a washcloth and follow it with a […]


How Vitamin B3 can Help with Skin Cancer

A recent study has indicated that Vitamin B3, also known as nicotinamide, when taken regularly for a year, decreased new skin cancer rates by more than 23 percent. What this means is that people who took vitamins had a lower risk of skin cancer than those who did not take […]


Too Much Sun can be Downright Dangerous

Last week SOUTHWEST SUNSHINE talked about the effects of too much sun. This week we will continue discussing too much sun and skin cancer. Too much sun and harmful UV, or ultraviolet radiation causes skin cancer. However, over the last decade it has been discovered that UV exposure from a […]


Banish Those Lines and Wrinkles

Wrinkles are one of the biggest reasons that women and men may be considering plastic surgery, but there are some things that you can do, including using an all natural skin care system, that can help reduce lines and wrinkles. You may sleep like a baby, but the way you […]


Skin Problems Could Be Connected to Your Emotions

Skin problems can be a nuisance, but they can also lead to other problems, or be a sign that something more serious is going on. If you have recurring infections, are constantly itching, or have sores on your body, including your face, it could be a sign of diabetes as […]


Hay Fever Can Cause Skin Rashes

Skin rashes caused by air borne allergens are annoying and can be downright painful. Allergies cause sneezing; wheezing, coughing and a runny nose, but seasonal allergies, especially hay fever, can also cause skin rashes and other problems. Those airborne particles that cause skin rashes are often overlooked, and that is […]