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Epsom Salt Baths for Eczema, Psoriasis and Acne

Dr. Dendy Engelman says the magnesium in Epsom salt helps lower stress and inflammation Our diets have robbed our bodies of magnesium, which can cause eczema, psoriasis and acne, says Dr. Dendy Engelman, a board-certified and nationally-acclaimed dermatologic surgeon. To help restore magnesium levels, Dr. Engelman recommends soaking in Epsom salt, which is magnesium sulfate. […]

5 All-Natural, DIY Beauty Treatments for Dry, Winter Skin

As temperatures drop, our skin takes a beating from harsh winds, low humidity, and forced heat in our homes and offices. The Epsom Salt Council partnered with TRUE Model Management to learn how some models treat their dry, winter skin with all-natural, DIY beauty treatments. “One of my best kept secret ingredients for creating the […]

DIY Pumpkin Spice Beauty Treatments

Do you love the Starbucks Pumpkin Spice Latte so much that you wish you could bathe in it? Well, with these DIY beauty treatments, you can.

During the Superbowl, Create the Spa Bowl

Not interested in the Super Bowl? Gather your friends for the Spa Bowl and enjoy some football-inspired pampering.

From “Polished Pedicure Punts” to a “First-Down Facial,” the Spa Bowl can help guests look and feel better. Guests can even create DIY “Blind-Side Bath Crystals” that will produce the perfect relaxation bath (just in case their significant others weren’t cheering for the winning team).

Fun Beauty Activities to Help Parents and Kids Bond

As children grow older, parents should find fun ways to spend time together that make their kids feel pampered, teach them how to take care of themselves and improve communication. That’s according to beauty expert Erika Katz, a former actress and model and now mother of a tween girl and boy. Katz wrote the book […]

Slough Away Dry Patches, Leave Skin Silky Smooth, Help Dry Lips

Epsom Salt is a good way to slough away dry patches of skin and heal dry lips. Best of all, with everyone’s budget stretched thin, you can get some at your supermarket or pharmacy for about what you’d pay for a cup of hot chocolate. Here are some tips—including two videos—that explain more: To exfoliate: […]

Summer Skin Care Tips

As summer heats up, you might want to pick up some Epsom salt. Beauty experts say it can help brighten your skin before you go out in the sun, soften it afterward and get your feet ready for sandals season.