3 Ayurvedic face masks you can make at home

Facemask for acne:Aloe vera is good for fighting inflammation and redness. The chemical compound works especially well against acne caused by oily skin. Turmeric and green tea both combat sensitive skin. This is good for all skin types but especially Pitta dosha! Ingredients:– Two spoons aloe vera– One spoon turmeric or green tea How to:MixContinue reading “3 Ayurvedic face masks you can make at home”

Taking Ayurveda to go

Ayurveda doesn’t often link up with a mobile lifestyle. Personally I am a frequent traveler and I love travelling long term or moving to a new place. With that comes the need to keep up with healthy habits and routines. Here is my little guide to keeping Ayurveda with you as you travel.

Yoga’s Sister Science to me

Yoga and Ayurveda go together like macaroni and cheese. It just makes sense. When I first started practicing yoga I fell in love pretty quickly. I initially loved the idea of movement. Obviously I love to move my body but what really intrigued me was the lifestyle it provoked. Aside from showing gratitude everyday forContinue reading “Yoga’s Sister Science to me”

Recognizing and balancing Kapha

Hey all! Let’s talk about the wonder of Kapha dosha. Kapha is the elements of earth and water. They are the structure that holds us all together, physically, mentally and emotionally. When we think of Kapha qualities we want to think cool, stable, thick, unctuous, steady, and smooth. Those who resonate with Kapha are usuallyContinue reading “Recognizing and balancing Kapha”

Recognizing and balancing Vata

Where my Vatas at!? I’m talking about those people who always have 10 things on their to do list, who keep moving until they can’t move anymore and who no matter how hard they try they cannot remember what they went in the other room for. Vata is the elements of air and ether andContinue reading “Recognizing and balancing Vata”

What the heck is Ayurveda?

Most of us have probably never even heard of this word before. If you have heard of it before maybe you’re just picturing a giant pile of turmeric or a bunch of leaves you don’t know how to use. Ayurveda is an ancient Indian system of medicine. It was created over 5,000 years ago andContinue reading “What the heck is Ayurveda?”