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Virgin Coconut Oil to RBD: The Making of Coconut Oil

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Coconut oil is classified one of two ways: Virgin or Refined, Bleached and Deodorized (RBD). This labeling signifies the level of processing involved in making the oil. Although chemicals are used in RBD oil, the process still retains the healthy fatty acids. Medical experts tend to recommend virgin coconut oil simply because it involves less processing. Virgin Coconut Oil (VCO) …

Using Essential Oils to Enhance Your Home

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From the soothing scent of lavender to the invigorating aroma of eucalyptus, essential oils have been used by humans for a long time. These beautiful smelling oils come in a variety of formats and fragrances, and they’re sold by a myriad of different manufacturers. If you’re new to the idea of using essential oils in your home, there are plenty …

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Coconut Oil: Why It’s Different

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Cruise down the olive oil aisle at your local market and you will see coconut oil. Once a pariah in the Western diet because of its high levels of saturated fat. However, in recent years, the tropical nut oil has gained recognition for topical and internal use. It’s quickly become a favorite in the health food world. Promoters look at …

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The Balinese People Love Their Coconut Tree

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Living in Bali, you will see coconuts galore. No social distancing for these wonderful chaps 😁 Is a coconut a fruit a nut or a seed? Botanically speaking, a coconut is a fibrous one-seeded drupe, also known as a dry drupe. However, when using loose definitions, the coconut can be all three: a fruit, a nut, and a seed. Out …

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Electrical Facial Treatments

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Cosmetic electrotherapy is a range of beauty treatments that uses low electric currents passed through the skin to produce several therapeutic effects such as muscle toning in the body and micro-lifting of the face. It is based on electrotherapy, which has been researched and accepted in the field of rehabilitation, though the “scientific and medical communities have tended to sideline …

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Facial Treatment

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Your face is the first thing people see when you walk into a room. Taking care of your skin is just as important as eating a well-balanced diet, exercising regularly, and getting enough sleep. An amazing facial treatment not only makes your skin glow but also distresses you and helps you relax. Not convinced yet? Here are the reasons you …

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How to Motivate Adult Learners

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Businesses delivering training, no matter who they are, seem to have one common problem – motivating adults to learn isn’t easy. Below are methods we use when teaching our adult learners both in the classroom setting and our online courses. Create useful and relevant learning experiences based on the age group and interests of your learners Emphasize on the practical …

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What is a Blended Online Course and How Does It Work?

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A CIBTAC qualification is a passport to achieving your dreams as it is internationally recognized as evidence of the practical and theoretical skills required to work professionally in the spa and wellness field. I am delighted to announce our very popular CIBTAC Endorsed Courses below are now available as Online courses or Blended courses. Bali BISA features a wide range …

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Do You Want to Become a Holistic Practitioner?

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A holistic practitioner offers an increasingly respected and centuries-old alternative that emphasizes total wellness of mind, body, emotions, and spirit. They treat people not as collections of parts and diseases, but as whole individuals. This is an exciting time to pursue a holistic education. Many ancient healing traditions, such as Ayurveda, Aromatherapy, Shiatsu & A-Shiatsu, Reflexology  to name just a …

What Can Massage Therapists Do If your Spa/Salon has not Re-opened Yet

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As a massage therapist, you are used to leading a very active work life where you deliver joy, and sometimes physical relief to so many people.  Thus, it may seem challenging to be on your own or with family if you are not back to work yet.  It is important though to find the silver linings during this time.  After …