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The Truth About Acne

If I had to name the top cosmetic complaint that I hear from clients, it would be about acne. It seems like more and more people of all ages and genders are dealing with cystic acne, breakouts, and other related skin issues. But the truth is, acne is far from just a cosmetic complaint- it… READ MORE

The Four Elimination Pathways

Our bodies are incredibly sophisticated machines. We are able to take in a huge variety of foods, liquids, and other substances, break them down, metabolize them, take what we need from them, and get rid of whatever is leftover. When our bodies are working smoothly, we are able to eliminate all the extras from what… READ MORE

Enemas 101

In the world of detox, poo talk is commonplace. Our colons are one of the top spots for stagnation in the body, and thus, is a huge focus for many people looking to heal and cleanse. There are many ways to detoxify the bowels, including herbal formulas like the GI Broom, but when it comes… READ MORE

Tips For A Natural Menstrual Cycle

Bloating. Cramps. Irritability. Food cravings. Fatigue. Breast tenderness. These are just a few of the symptoms that millions of women face each month, around the time of their periods. But just because something is common, it doesn’t mean it’s normal! You shouldn’t have to deal with severe pain or disruption of your life because of… READ MORE

Spotlight on Hormone Imbalances

Ladies, this blog post is for you! Hormonal imbalances are one of the most common health struggles that we hear about. With so many of us having spent years on synthetic hormones and consuming dairy products, it’s small wonder that this is an issue for many. In this blog post we’ll cover the major hormones… READ MORE

Beginning Detox: 5 Easy & Inexpensive Tips

Are you feeling overwhelmed and confused? You are not alone. Here at Our Botanicals, we know that the golden key to health is detoxification. We’ve helped hundreds of clients over the years, and understand that starting out on your detox journey can be tricky. There’s a ton of new information, lots of opinions and so… READ MORE

Heal with the Female Reproductive Tonic

Recently I have come to the end of an almost three year journey and struggle with primary dysmenorrhea. For those of you who are unfamiliar with that term, it is the medical name for painful periods. As a teenager and young adult, I never had any issues with my menstrual cycle. However in 2014 I… READ MORE

Getting Better Sleep (Part 2)

Sleep is an essential pillar of human health. It is the time our bodies require to rest and rejuvenate. However, waking up feeling energised and refreshed has become somewhat of a distant memory for many of us. With jarring alarm clocks, restless nights and such busy early morning (and evening) schedules, it’s no wonder we… READ MORE

Signs and Symptoms of Toxicity

You Deserve Abundant and Vital Health Are you new to the detoxification path? Are you worried about toxicity levels in your body? In this article we put together common signs and symptoms of toxicity in the body. Maybe you haven’t been feeling your best lately. Maybe you know you haven’t been eating the optimal diet… READ MORE

Detox Your Liver for Weight Loss and Vital Health

The Liver and How it Relates to Losing Weight Many of us are unaware of how the health of our Liver is connected to the health of our bodies. Have you been dieting, exercising and constantly struggling with weight loss? When it comes to weight loss there are so many diets, fads, and trends that… READ MORE