By Kimberley Hibbert Published in ALL WOMAN, Jamaica Observer Monday April 24, 2017 SHE makes it her point of duty to always be creative and multidimensional within her discipline. Dr Charah Watson Francis, 33, is the chemist behind Kihara Cosmetics, a premium line of all-natural hair, skin and nail beauty solutions. Born and raised in Kingston, Dr Watson Francis told All Woman that her love for chemistry developed out of her fascination with plants .
Essential oils (EOs), what are these highly fragrant natural oils? Without getting into too much technical or chemistry stuff, EOs are volatile components found mainly in the leaves, flowers and fruits of many plants. EOs are mostly obtained by a process called distillation, which really is using steam to vaporize the oil out of the plant and then collect the oil via condensation. EOs usually are responsible for the plant’s characteristic odour. However, they .
There is a natural beauty revolution currently taking place and at the center of it are our grandma’s centuries old beauty secrets. We are turning to our kitchen cupboards for remedies, the most common of which are plant based oils. Plant oils are some of nature’s natural remedy used by our foreparents to alleviate many conditions affecting the Skin, Hair and Nails. For centuries natural oils have been used to soothe, smooth and enhance .