Since as early as I can remember, if we had tea, it was flavored with dried sage leaves, or “maramiya” in Arabic. Stomach ache? Maramiya. Sore throat? Maramiya. Cold? Maramiya. It is the Palestinian go-to herb of choice, like Windex in the film “My Big Fat Greek Wedding.” But, it turns out the benefits of… Continue reading Sage Tea
Magnesium is the latest “It” supplement. There was a time in the 1960s that magnesium was not considered important to health, and remained quietly in the background for decades. The past few years has seen a surge of interest in magnesium, and science is quickly catching up, discovering that magnesium plays a far more important… Continue reading Magnesium oil: why you need it
Two months ago I found a new natural skin care range in Life Pharmacy called Andalou, immediately bought a few products and began using them right away. Andalou is a relative newcomer in the natural skin care in the US as well, boasting fruit stem cell technology. They have several ranges, from body lotion, shampoo,… Continue reading Andalou Skin Care
Winter in Dubai is an especially festive time of year. The weather seems to change right around the time of Diwali, and by the time National Day rolls around, we happily wear boots and scarves simply because we can, while weekends go into full BBQ mode. As with any change of weather comes the usual… Continue reading The “Nip it in the bud” remedy
Hi there! My name is Beesan and I have been living in Dubai for more than ten years with my family. My background is in journalism and communications, but over the years, I developed a passion for holistic health and a natural lifestyle. I question everything, and holistic health is no exception. I don’t believe… Continue reading Welcome to Holistic in Dubai!