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How Much Time Does CBD Take To Make You High?

CBD

The CBD market has seen a surge since the legalization of cannabis. As the laws embracing the compound became clear following the Farm Bill of 2018, more users were excited to start their cannabis journey beginning with this amazing cannabinoid.  With a spectrum of benefits on its plate, CBD is a powerful ingredient that has […]

The Healing Properties of Himalayan Salt

Himalayan Salt

You’ve probably seen a pink salt grinder, or a pink salt lamp, or a salt inhaler. But what exactly is pink salt and how can it be used to amplify your wellness? Good question. Whether you’re going for a spa treatment, practicing yoga or getting a much-needed massage, Himalayan salt can be used to greatly […]

Which crystals can help students in learning?

crystals can help students in learning

Preparing for exams can be stressful, especially in the case where the student has a huge workload to revise. Similarly, writers face the same challenge when they have plenty of short deadlines to achieve. As a result, a person ends up stressed or filled with anxiety, hence, making it difficult for them to become productive. […]

The Best Pendants For People With Celtic Ancestry

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Roughly 3 million Americans have Celtic ancestry today, Pew Research reveals. Celtic ancestry typically refers to Irish, Scottish and Welsh cultures. Since ancient times, the Celts have held symbolism in high regard and consider it to represent the recycling of life — in all the physical, emotional and spiritual realms. If you have Celtic ancestry and […]

Top 10 Art Therapy Courses for Students

Art Therapy Courses

Psychotherapy is not a rigid niche with firm rules that therapists have to follow. It has many fields that implement creative techniques for evaluating one’s psychological and emotional wellbeing. Art therapy is one of them. Through creative visual expressions, people share different aspects of themselves with the outside world. When the therapist is trained well, […]

Sandalwood Essential Oil ~ Cleanse the Pituitary and Awaken the Third Eye

sandalwood essential oil

The Egyptian Sky and Sun Neters Horus and Ra were often honored at the temples and other sacred sites with offerings of sandalwood. Both of these forces of nature are often referenced as ‘The Eye of Horus / Ra’ as the ancients associated them with the pituitary gland a.k.a. the third eye chakra. The ‘all-seeing’ […]

Lotus Essential Oil: The Crown of Osiris and Master of the Crown Chakra

Lotus Essential Oil

Lotus is a beautifully reverent aquatic plant that is beneficial for the mind, body and spirit from its nutrient filled roots to its blooming petals that break the water’s surface. This member of the Nelumbonaceae family has represented the elements of purity, divine beauty, and sexual innocence amid numerous Asian countries for thousands of years. […]

Qigong Healing – Energy Practices and Universal Oneness

Qigong Healing

After attending a two-day event called “Qi Revolution,” I was hooked on the ancient Chinese practice of Qigong. As the group performed each concentrated motion, I could feel my personal Qi — or energy  — rising up through my body, flowing freely from every appendage and going out into the greater collective. Simultaneously, I could […]

Toxic Tattoos — Reasons to Think Twice Before Getting That Ink

Toxic Tattoos

I confess: I’ve been tattooed nine times. Besides designing the perfect tattoo, I always considered the cleanliness and reputation of parlors to be the most important factor in getting inked. Not once did I really think about the ink and its long term risks. I’m surely not alone, as statistics and polls suggest that 45 […]