Abhyanga Massage

Abhyanga is massage that is performed using oil. It is the most popular massage in Ayurveda, a traditional system of medicine from India. The goal of Ayurveda is to maintain health through natural practices like diet, natural herbs and massage. The appropriate oil is the central to the practice of Abhyanga. When the appropriate oil…

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Enzymes in Skin Care

Dermal Renwal Complex Enzymes

What exactly are they and why should you be aware of them.   Our Dermal Renewal Facial uses professional grade fruit enzymes and our Buttermilk Cleanser, Active Face Cleanse Gel and Detox Face Mask all use enzymes suitable for frequent use.  What Are Enzymes? Enzymes are comprised of amino acids so they are a type…

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Essential Minerals for Your Skin

Detox Face Mask with Dead Sea Salt

When your skins mineral balance is not quite right you may experience symptoms such as dryness, dullness, irritation and breakouts. By improving you skins mineral balance – you can correct these issues and improve skin health, function and appearance. It is for this reason that Organic Apoteke products are rich in natural minerals. Important Minerals…

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The Truth About Collagen

The truth about collagen

The truth about collagen is that it is the most abundant protein in the human body. It is found in the bones, muscles, skin, and tendons. This is the substance that holds the body together and provides strength and structure. Collagen is secreted by various cells, but mainly by connective tissue cells. It is found in the…

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Hyperpigmentation

Solutions for Hyperpigmentation

Hyperpigmentation is a common, usually harmless condition in which patches of skin become darker in colour than the surrounding skin. Darkening occurs when melanin, the brown pigment that produces skin colour, increases in the skin. Hyperpigmentation can affect people of any race.  However ethnic groups with darker skin tones seem to be more prone. While increased…

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Gotu Kola Builds Collagen

Gotu Kola

Gotu Kola builds Collagen. Gotu Kola or Centella asiatica is an important medicinal herb that was widely used in Asia and is now becoming popular in the West. Triterpenoid and saponins are the primary constituents of Gotu Kola. These components are  believed to be responsible for its therapeutic actions. Excellent for healing the skin, this herb…

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