Who you gonna call, Part VI Pricey skin creams, technologies, proprietary extracts and processes . . .
Continuing down the equal opportunity path of busting up overpriced network-marketed “health” products–I’ve tried many of them over the years, from NuSkin to Arbonne to MaryKay to Melaleuca. Maybe some of them have given me better skin as a result. But now, instead of little tubes of $30 creams, I put a little [...]19 Comments • Continue Reading →
Q: Dear GreenSmoothieGirl, is that photo on the homepage really you at 41, or is it an old photo like Ann Landers used to use? Did you retouch the photo? A: I shouldn’t even run this question, because it’s so self-serving. But it comes from a European reader, and it’s funny, no? [...]4 Comments • Continue Reading →
I have found the best organic, cold-pressed coconut oil for the best price anywhere on the internet. Check it out on greensmoothiegirl.com. The coconut oil diet eaten by Pacific Islanders is the reason that despite eating up to 60% fat from a diet rich in coconut, they have ideal body weight/mass ratios, as [...]2 Comments • Continue Reading →
If I go to a restaurant and eat something with a lot of sodium, I can barely make a fist when I wake up the next day. My fingers are like pudgy sausages. My body hates salt—or so I thought. We all know that too much sodium is linked to heart disease. [...]3 Comments • Continue Reading →