Are You Looking For Targeted Skin Support?

There should be more emphasis placed on “loving the skin your in”.  Many fail to comprehend that their skin is the largest elimination organ their body houses.  Our skin is the 1st barrier of protection!

I also advocate that you need to support your skin nutritionally from the inside out too, however, there are times when topical solutions are a very real and needed thing.  When that is the case there is a product that I highly recommend and often reach for and it’s Pau D’Arco Lotion :  


paudarco lotion


  • moisturizes & soothes the skin
  • is non-greasy
  • absorbs fast
  • contains NO parabens, fragrances or dyes
  • is safety-, allergy- and dermatologist- tested

One of the key ingredients is Tabebuia heptaphylla bark extract which is derived from the pau d’arco tree, which grows in humid climates.  Yet somehow this tree does not grow fungus on its bark.  Scientists studying the bark have found that it contains lapachol and beta-lapachone, two compounds that help this tree provide important antifungal properties.  These compounds are noted for their activity against fungi and microbes. This bark also contains a significant amount of the antioxidant called quercetin.


alcohol (ETHANOL this allows the liquid extract to flow easily through the formula) ,

cetearyl alcohol (VEGETABLE OIL, stabilizer of fatty alcohol that provides texture),

caprylic/capric triglyceride( COCONUT OIL  skin conditioner commonly referred to as Fractionated coconut oil which is a fatty acid that moisturizes the skin),

glycerin( VEGETABLE OIL humectant which is plant based),

pentylene glycol(SUGAR CANE/CORN skin conditioner moisturizes the skin & enhances delivery of ingredients to the skin) ,

c13-15 alkane(SUGAR CANE aesthetic enhancement provides  luxurious feel with light texture without the use of synthetic silicones),

Helianthus annuus (sunflower) seed oil,

glyceryl stearate( VEGETABLE OIL, emulsifier keeps water based and oil based ingredients together),

potassium olivoyl hydrolized oat protein (POTASSIUM, OLIVE OIL & OAT  provides additional moisturizing & emulsifying benefits,

Tabebuia heptaphylla bark extract( PAU D’ARCO TREE replenishes the skins moisture barrier, prevents damage to the skin & promotes skin elasticity),

behenyl alcohol( VEGETABLE OIL emulision stabilizer keeps water based and oil based ingredients together),

xanthan gum ( FERMENTATION, thickener enhances creamy feel),

Butyrospermum parkii (shea) butter,

Cocos nucifera (coconut) oil,

hydroxyacetophenone (found in certain trees, works as a preservative, antioxidant, antiirritant, emulsion stabilizer and protects the product from contamination; protects the skin from free radicals & irritation; a good source of antioxidants),

glyceryl oleate (VEGETABLE OIL),


sclerotium gum (Fermentation stabilizer and thickener, enhances creamy feel),

lecithin(NON-GMO SOYBEANS emulsifier),

pullulan(fermentation, stabilizer & thickener),

Macadamia ternifolia seed oil,

Olea europaea (olive) fruit oil,

Olea europaea (olive) fruit unsaponifiables,

sodium phytate (RICE BRAN, skinconditioner and chelator moisturizes the skin and helps keep product stable),

sodium hyaluronate( Fermentation, skin conditioner and provides deep hydration).



Other Known properties of PauD’Arco:

  • can be beneficial for helping the body to purify the blood
  • its properties help reduce inflammation
  • it’s antibacterial

So what conditions would this cream be helpful for?

  1. Age spots
  2. athlete’s foot
  3. cradle cap
  4. dermatitis
  5. eczema
  6. fungal /yeast infections on the skin
  7. herpes break outs
  8. acne break outs

This lotions is fortified with Tabebuia heptaphylla bark extract which is derived from the ancient pau d’arco tree, it will replenish the skin’s moisture barrier, prevent damage to the skin & promote skin elasticity.  This is also great for winter dry skin which flakes and itches.

Bottom line as a practitioner, I “LOVE” the stuff !

Healthfully yours,

Dr. Jodi Barnett N.D.

Harvested Health LLC

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It’s NOT IF You’re Toxic, But How Toxic ARE YOU!

Many people are struggling with a variety of health issues that don’t fall into a specific diagnosis category YET… but they know they don’t feel well, they are not sleeping well, they have nothing for energy.  There is a truth that is being sorely overlooked…..


The truth is that we are exposed to 6 million pounds of mercury and 2.5 billion pounds of other toxins in our air, water and food supple each year!

Unfortunately, these toxins and more end up in our bodies.  In fact. the Center for Disease Control found that the average person has 420 chemicals known to be highly harmful in their bodies.  These toxins negatively affect the function of our bodies in ways we are just now beginning to understand, making it difficult to achiever and maintain optimal health.

According to “science”… We are only 10% human.  Up to 90% of the cells in our bodies are actually bacteria, fungi and other microbes, and most of them live in and are influenced by our gut.  In turn, these microbes influence many key body functions, including cardiovascular, respiratory, neurological, glandular and immune function, as well as blood sugar, skin, weight, emotions, energy and more.



The toxic burden of our modern world, together with stress, poor diets and lifestyles, disrupts the healthy balance of bacteria in our gut, leading to poor health.

As bad bacteria dominate the gut, they produce “endotoxins” that weaken and damage the lining of the gut, allowing food and toxins to escape.  Many refer to this as “leaky gut syndrome”.

As these toxins spread throughout the body, they impair healthy function and create a fertile path to poor health.

“Before starting Purify 2.0, I was in pretty good shape. But felt tired and sluggish.  Now I have way more energy to play with my kids and enjoy life! My blood sugar levels and bad cholesterol (LDL) went way down, and my skin issues cleared up.  Being healthy feels good mentally and physically.”  Bryan R., Ohio



What if I told you that there is a clinically studied, 30-day program designed to detoxify the gut and body, eliminate heavy metals and restore balance to the gut, clearing the way for optimal body function and total health?


Well, there is and it’s called Purify 2.0, the clinical study found that Purify 2.0:

  • Increased heavy metal elimination up to 76%
  • Lowered gut inflammation by 35%
  • Reduced cardiovascular risk by 22%
  • Improved liver function by 21%

Purify 2.0 users also reported a 42% improvements in their energy, mental focus, general health and well-being.

Best of all participants saw benefits in as little as 7 days!

Don’t allow a toxic life to keep you from your best!  Purify yourself and live a vibrant life.

Implementing this program is NOT complicated, there is not mountains of pills to choke down.  No complicated dietary recipes to struggle with.  It is easy to fit into your already busy lifestyle.

Folks this program is for REAL, and it is generating REAL results…..If this sounds like something you’re ready to embark on…. Let’s schedule a consultation either in my office or this can be scheduled as a phone consultation too.  go to and click on services, pick the service tab marked Purify2.0 program.

Healthfully yours,

Dr. Jodi Barnett N.D.

Harvested Health LLC.