The use of herbs, clays & other natural substances is not new. The legendary beauty of Cleopatra was said to be attributed to her use of Donkeyâ€™s milk infused with fresh almonds & honey. From Helen of Troy to Queen Zenobia of Palmyra, these ancient beauties used natural ingredients in their quest to stay beautiful & youthful.
We tend to forget that the human body is a marvelous piece of machinery that works continuously. Even when we sleep, the body is working to rejuvenate our cells, processing nutrients to fortify the body for the new day & to rebuild the foundation where the body is dependent for growth & survival.
The seven major chakras are located either along, or just in front of, the spine following a central energy line called the Sushumna. Associated with the chakras is a latent subtle energy called kundalini. At the base of the spine lies the first chakra, called the Muladhara. Within the first chakra, latent consciousness-energy called the kundalini-shakti exists.