Wednesday, February 6, 2013

My visit to Dr. Sebi in search of products for healthy skin and hair

I'm in L.A. for a few days and one of the stops on my list was Dr. Sebi's office to try some of  their products.  I first heard of Dr. Sebi after reading an online interview of Basket Ball Wive's reality star Brooke Bailey.  She talked about how she's been taking some of his herbal supplements for years.  After a quick internet search, I learned that Dr. Sebi has been linked to other celebrities such as Lisa "Left Eye" Lopez, Magic Johnson, etc.  Curiosity got the best of me because I wanted see what all the excitement was about so I decided to pay them a visit.



Dr. Sebi (pronounced "say-be")

I entered into the modest office which displayed some of the commonly purchased herbal products.  I informed the young lady at the counter that I wasn't familiar with his products and wanted to learn more about what they had to offer.  Since I wasn't very familiar with their current offerings, I asked her what she could recommend for healthy skin and hair.  Before she had a chance to answer, I complimented her on her hair which appeared extremely healthy.  After she thanked me, I asked "do you have extensions in?"  Yes, she answered, but my hair is long, I use extensions in the back so my ends can stay protected when I curl with an iron."  I asked her how long her natural hair was and she replied that it was around mid-back.  "A few months ago", she told me, "I trimmed my hair and it's already grown a few inches."  When I asked what she used on her hair, she replied that she only uses Dr. Sebi's hair food oil (which consisted of an herbal infused olive oil).  I opted not to get the oil at the time and decided to purchase some of her other recommendations instead.

 (Demonstrating her estimated hair length a few months ago prior to straightening)

 (Demonstrating her estimated hair length after her recent straightening)

(Dr. Sebi hair food oil)

The first of my purchase was Eva Salve, which is an olive oil based skin care cream which contains eucalyptus oil, and other herbs I've never heard of.  I've used it a couple times now and so far I like it.  The consistency is like more like a butter than a cream. Similar to an olive butter (but not as greasy).  It dissolves into my skin without leaving it feeling shiny or oily.  Since it's winter time, I was on the lookout for a more nourishing cream to act as a moisturizer, I feel like this will do the trick.  The only thing that I have to get used to is the tingling sensation (from the eucalyptus) I get whenever I apply.  It's like rubbing Ben Gay on my face.   The tingling sensation and the smell goes away within a few minutes.  So far, I'm really liking the product.  The young lady at the counter co-signed on the product saying that she uses twice on a daily basis.


(Eva Salve and Seamoss mix)

Next I got the Seamoss Bladderwack Mix which comes in powder form.  The container is the same size as my Aztec Clay jar.  The Seamoss powder is the same consistency as the Aztec clay except it's a little darker in color.  According to the young lady at the counter, she drinks some of this in a smoothie on a daily basis.  Brooke Bailey also claims to drink the Seamoss as well.  What attracted me was the claim that the moss contained 92 of the 102 minerals found in our body.  I have this belief that I may not be receiving enough minerals in my diet so I figured this could help.  I've tried the powder in my Special K protein shake.  I'm going to be brutally honest with you and say that this stuff tastes......not good.  It's like drinking seaweed water.  And this is coming from someone who's favorite food is sushi and snacks on plain seaweed sheets.   This powder taste so authentic. It takes a little getting used to.  I'm one of those people who will endure an ill tasting product for the benefits so I'll keep drinking this stuff even though my taste buds don't like it.  I like to think that the worse something tastes, the more potent it is.  According to the product information, this powder is also high in zinc, calcium, sulfur (great for skin and hair), vitamins A&B.

Once I run out, I'll keep repurchasing except next time I'll buy from amazon for a quarter of the price I paid.  I may even play around and mix a little bit of it into my Aztec clay next time I do a facial.  I'm glad I stopped by otherwise I wouldn't have been introduced to the seamoss. I can't wait to experience the benefits.

  1. where is his office located? love your blog

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    1. Greeting Patricia I have been looking over things about DR sebis, powerful doctor lots of knowledge,I have not yet order anything ,I am having problem with growing my hair so thin around top and side is there I can get from him and my weigh need help thanks

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  2. Thanks Deja! His office is in L.A (2807 La Cienga Ave).

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  3. Hi Nadege. Thanks for the review! How is the eva salve working for you so far? Do you use it on your face?

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  4. Hi! I do use the Eva Salve on my face. It really stimulates. I think there's a benefit to stimulating the skin.

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  5. Hi , have you seen anymore positive changes from using the products. Im debating on whether to purchase some for myself.
    Thanks!!

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  6. Hi Nicole,
    I was using during the winter months but stopped as the weather got warmer because of the thickness of the salve. But now I'm putting it back into rotation because I'm realizing that my skin embraces thicker products all year round.

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  7. hey cool post. Can you please name the other herbs that are in sebis Eva Salve skin
    thx

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  8. Can you please update us on the products and how your hair and skin feel look etc.

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  9. Hi Mia,
    I stopped using the face cream. I think the tingling sensation was a bit much at times. But overall, I liked it for dry skin. I should have used it this past winter but I think I just forgot. I'll bring it back into rotation next year. I added the powder to my morning smoothies and overall I like it. The jar has lasted me quite a while.

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  10. What are the official websites to buy products I went to Dr sebi cellfood.com and ordered bio ferro and bromide plus power was this a legit site and if so are there others( I received my order and started using them but is the site official

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    1. The site is official. However they recommend calling for apecific package for specific problems.

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  11. I don't see any products on Amazon

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  12. Does anyone know what products Dr SEBI recommends for babies with severe rash

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  13. I was wondering if there is an update article after all this time? Are you still these products? positive...negative?

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  14. It was 2/6/2013 when you wrote your blog and took Dr Sebi products. It is now 5/24/2016. My question is how many inches did your hair grew after using the hair oil? What was your before length and after. Can you show some pics?

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  15. Hi Live Life. I never purchased their oil so I have no feedback on it's effectiveness.

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  16. Hi i was wondering about the eva salve. Would it help with stretch marks?

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