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What is the definition of Ecocert-Cosmos standard?

Morganna’s Alchemy has been following the Ecocert standard since inception almost 14 years ago. We love Green Chemistry, and would like to let you know what the values of picking ingredients with the ecocert label, actually means. Recently, there has been a movement within various organization to bring together there eco-friendly standards all together.  The […]

What exactly does CBD do for the skin?

CBD promotes many beneficial processes on healthy skin cells, it also works at fixing damaged skin cells.  Research on specific benefits of CBD is on specific outcomes are well documented.   Anti-inflammatory: The research on CBD shows that it is a powerful anti-inflammatory substance. Many studies have supported these claims, citing specific findings, including one […]

Can CBD relieve symptoms of menopause?

http://https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7NU58YP6t8U&t=6s Watch our detailed video on CBD and Menopause   Can CBD relieve symptoms of menopause?   The answer to this question is a great big YES.   CBD  will reduce inflammation. Cannabidiol has powerful anti-inflammatory properties Did you know that during menopause, our body can be in a constant fight or flight mode? Yes, […]

Top 7 Brilliant reasons why Adaptogenic plants are becoming increasingly popular.

You’ve heard the term many times by now, adaptogen! Ingredients such as mushrooms, CBD oil they are adaptogens. Here’s why   1• They help the body and mind adapt to all stressors. 2• They strengthen and reinvigorate the immune system. 3• They offer sustainable energy. 4• They support the adrenal glands. 5• They restore the […]

Top 4 skin changes that come with menopause.

Breasts: They begin to have small greasy clusters separated by fibrous bays, come to inhabit almost the entire breast. Paradoxically, the subcutaneous fatty tissue is reduced and the skin of the breasts becomes thinner. This development accentuates sagging   Skin aging is accentuated and becomes more visible. It results in a thinning of the skin, […]

The Miracle actions of Vitamin C

Vitamin C has a lightening and antioxidant action it is used to prevent aging, reduce wrinkles, fine lines, dark circles and spots. It promotes better healing of the epidermis and limits skin inflammation. As for the age spots, it reduces the oxidation linked to melanin. It is therefore acclaimed for its global action because it […]

5 top Symptoms of stressed skin, and, how to alleviate them

The five symptoms of stressed skin are: Accelerated aging Adult acne Dullness Dehydration Irritation Some incredible research has been done on the benefits of mushrooms and how they can help to alleviate the symptoms of stressed skin. What exactly are the benefits of using mushrooms in your skincare? Boasting a 7,000-year history of use, the […]

Cosmoprof Trendsetting skincare creams!

Morganna’s Alchemy attended the annual Cosmoprof Las Vegas this year in July. The twist was that, our innovative cream with Djondjon mushroom and CBD was a finalist in the awards show. Over 300 submissions were put in, and only 4 finalists in each category. Although we did not win, our cream for sensitive skin was […]

Top 8 benefits of vetiver essential oil:

Fighting bacterial infections: Vetiver essential oil is very effective against staphylococcus (Staphylococcus aureus) and it is widely used in the tropical regions of India and Ski Lanka to prevent infection of open wounds.   Accelerates the healing of wounds and prevents the formation of scars: This is one of the essential oils known for their […]

Top 10 tips to prevent and treat dry skin

Use moisturizing products adapted to your skin, ideally based on urea. Apply your moisturizing product to your skin while still humid/ wet Regularly and generously apply a moisturizing product to the face, hands and the rest of the body. Use a neutral or slightly acidic cleanser Opt for showers to baths, lukewarm (or cool) water […]

What makes a plant an adaptogen?

To qualify as adaptogens, plants must meet the following three criteria: To have no toxicity, even in long-term use. To produce a non-specific response, i.e. a general increase in resistance and adaptation of the body to stress of physical, biological and emotional origin.  To have a normalizing effect at different levels, whether nervous, immune or […]

What’s behind the Magic of Plant stem cells?

Think of stem cells as blank scrabble pieces, they can fill in where there are needed because they have the ability to turn into specialized cells In plants, they are totipotent stem cells able of regenerating the entire plant Its maintenance depends on: Self Renewal Cell differentiate Make new cells How do they work? Scientists […]

5 great ways to use dark chocolate !

Chocolate as a way to relieve stress: Studies show that consuming 40 gr of dark chocolate every day for 14 days will help lower stress hormones in most individuals. After analyzing the results of 7 studies in which 114,000 people participated, scientists from the University of Cambridge have reached a conclusion: it is sufficient to […]

Secrets to fix Dark Circles!

Dark Circles are classified according to their appearance: .1.pigmentation (brown color) 2.vascular (blue/pink/purple color) or a mixture of these. Dark circles and puffy eyes may be caused by multiple factors: inflammatory reactions allergy pollution skin irritation accumulation of melanin deficient microcirculation of the skin due to a lack of elasticity in the capillaries The most […]

The Incredible virtues of the Mango Fruit

Mango is the second most consumed tropical fruit in the world   If you are dieting, do feel free to add one mango a day on your list. The caloric values of the mango are as follows: One full Mango contains about 105 calories, but that’s not all: It has Fibre, natural sugars, Protein, Vitamins […]

We actually have to write about water

In the past few months, we’ve been noticing something pretty bizarre that has been going on with certain brands and people referring to water! It seems that in order to make their brand look better, they are not only promising the moon, but also make big, bold statements, about their products containing no water!!! Is […]

Black Gal’s skin care Do’s and Dont’s

It is not secret that managing the problems of black skin is sometimes quite difficult!. It can be oily but dehydrated, sensitive but less likely to get wrinkles, it is rich in melanin but riddled with hyperpigmentation… It’s got us believing that it can withstand a lot, but we need to keep in mind that […]

Healing with Nature:

: Alchemy is the forerunner of chemistry, based on the supposed transformation of matter. It was concerned particularly with attempts to convert base metals into gold or to find a universal elixir. Stopping Dry,Rough, cracked skin: How to deal with zone specific extremely dry skin! Elbows, knees, heels … what are the common points behind […]