Integrative Help for Eczema

Ask a CNAP: Integrative Help for Eczema

Dermatitis.  Also commonly referred to as eczema; or if you have it you may call it "ick-zema," or "itch-zema." The terms eczema and dermatitis are often used interchangeably to describe an inflammatory skin condition with symptoms such as dry,…


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Websites 101

NAA Webinar Preview: Websites 101

At the NAA, we are dedicated to bringing you regular educational content representing our educational pillars, and one of the ways we do that is through periodic webinars. When planning our webinars, we often look to you to help us determine the…


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Health Coach Week 2018

It’s Health Coach Week 2018! Let’s Celebrate!

We are very excited to share that National Health and Wellness Coach Recognition Week is happening now, from February 12-18, 2018. All four co-founders of the Nutritional Aesthetics® Alliance, and several of our Advisory Board members, are alumnae…


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5 Ways to Boost the Skin's Microbiome

Armor Up! 5 Ways to Boost the Skin’s Microbiome

The skin is a miraculous organ. Not only is it our largest organ, but it is also intimately connected to all of our other organs and systems of the body. For quite some time, conventional aesthetics taught that the skin performs five main functions:…


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Does Facial Exercise Really Work?

Does Facial Exercise Really Work? Or Is It Just Another Fad?

"If you keep making that face it will stick that way." How many times have we heard that "old wives' tale" from our mothers, aunties, and grandmothers? The old wives' tale may have been used to encourage (frighten) girls and young ladies to smile to…


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Healthy Fats for Healthy Skin

Healthy Fats for Healthy Skin

It often seems that every macronutrient category is met with controversy these days. For example, how much protein is good protein? Is there such thing as a healthy carb? Are fruits as bad as sugar? And then there's fat. Fat might be the most…


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Member on a Mission--Tracy Childs

Member on a Mission: Tracy Childs

We’re incredibly proud of NAA members and the unique ways that they apply Nutritional Aesthetics® in their personal and professional lives. It’s our goal to support them and share their wisdom by highlighting their stories with you in a periodic…


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Nutrients Your Body Needs to Naturally Improve Scars

7 Nutrients Your Skin Needs to Naturally Improve Scars

Most people have a scar or two that they wish would just go away. Some people have used products to improve naturally improve scars, while others have sought more drastic and invasive measures to get rid of the scars such as laser treatments, deep…


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Winterize Your Skin

Winterize Your Skin with These 5 Topical Tips

You winterize your car, you winterize your home, you winterize your wardrobe…but do you winterize your skin? Why do we winterize all of these different things in our lives? The extreme cold, windy, sometimes snowy outdoor air plus super-dry and…


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Carrier Oil Close Up: Prickly Pear Seed Oil

The flesh of the prickly pear cactus fruits and leaves is long known for numerous health benefits when eaten as a food, and is considered both a home remedy and alternative health treatment for issues ranging from high blood pressure, blood sugar…


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