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How to Survive Life’s Roughest Patches: Martha Beck

How to Survive Life’s Roughest Patches is a great article by the preeminent life coach Martha Beck. For those of you who don’t know Martha Beck she is to the day-to-day what Martha Stewart is to the Holiday .  We like what she has to day.  Here is an article we pulled from Oprah online. … Continue reading How to Survive Life’s Roughest Patches: Martha Beck

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Great Skin Without Birthday Cake

Great Skin Without Birthday Cake? Jack LaLanne didn’t eat birthday cake.  “Haven’t had any in seventy-five years. It makes me feel great not eating birthday cake. That’s the gift I give myself.”  This quote and Mr. LaLanne’s philosophy on food (he also said, “Would you get your dog up every day, give him a cup of coffee, a doughnut, … Continue reading Great Skin Without Birthday Cake

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Not Just a Pretty Face, The Ugly Side of the Beauty Industry

Not Just a Pretty Face, The Ugly Side of the Beauty Industry is a great book if you truly want to know about what’s in your everyday cosmetic counter makeup.  If you want to live in denial, however, I don’t recommend it–Not Just a Pretty Face, The Ugly Side of the Beauty Industry will scare the living daylights out … Continue reading Not Just a Pretty Face, The Ugly Side of the Beauty Industry

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Eat Your Way to Soft and Smooth Skin

Eat your Way to Soft and Smooth Skin? Absolutely. My clients are always asking me “how do I achieve soft and supple looking skin.”  It’s as if they are looking for a magic elixir that will instantly change their skin overnight.  Don’t I wish.  At  Kari Gran we know beautiful skin is as much about what you … Continue reading Eat Your Way to Soft and Smooth Skin

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Trade Your Moisture Zapping Cleanser for Kari Gran Cleansing Oil and Get Gorgeous

  It’s time to swap your harsh cleanser for Kari Gran Cleansing Oil.  “Cleansing oil on my face? Are you kidding?”  I know, it’s a strange concept, especially if, like me, you were raised on the Seventeen Magazine theory of squeaky clean skin.  Sorry to break it to you but the only thing that squeaky … Continue reading Trade Your Moisture Zapping Cleanser for Kari Gran Cleansing Oil and Get Gorgeous

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Herkimer Diamond Earrings are one of Kari Gran’s Favorite Things

Herkimer Diamond Earrings from the environmentally friendly jewelry company—live beautiful are at the top of my list of favorite things this spring.  Herkimer diamond earrings, unlike their expensive, often unethical counterparts, offer a similar sparkle and clarity to diamonds. The stones are extracted from the fields of an Amish farm in Upstate New York. live beautiful … Continue reading Herkimer Diamond Earrings are one of Kari Gran’s Favorite Things

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Yoga is Good for Your Skin

Yoga is Good for Your Skin, according to  Saagara  an Ann Arbor based Digital Health Company dedicated to Improving Health and Raising Consciousnes.  Of course, we at Kari Gran concur.   On the Saagara site they recommend inverted poses  like the plough posture or headstand in order to achieve a healthy glow.  Both help blood flow to the … Continue reading Yoga is Good for Your Skin

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Kari Gran’s Eight Steps to Healthy Skin

  Kari Gran’s Eight Steps to Healthy Skin is easy to understand, memorize and follow.  If you take these tips to heart your skin and your body will thank you. 1.  Learn to Read Labels. Many beauty products are full of ingredients potentially harmful to your health. Parabens and toxins can mess with the body and are … Continue reading Kari Gran’s Eight Steps to Healthy Skin

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New Year’s Resolution for Your Skin from Kari Gran

OK, so it’s been two weeks since the New Year and studies say that 80% of New Year’s resolutions have already gone bust.  It leaves us begging the question, “what’s the point,” right?  At Kari Gran we are always talking about change, evolution and education—particularly in the area of health and beauty.  That said, we … Continue reading New Year’s Resolution for Your Skin from Kari Gran