Sea Moss, Irish Moss, and Gigartina: A Comparison

People often ask us, “What is the difference between Sea Moss, Irish Moss, and Gigartina?” There is much confusion about these red seaweeds’ common and Latin names and their similarities and differences. In fact, sometimes even the people that sell them do not know the difference! We will attempt to clarify this matter…

Seaweed Harvest 2020

“Fortunately, we have no high-seas adventure stories to tell this year.” We are done with our 2020 seaweed harvest! After taking some time to reflect, James summarized the … Read more

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Seaweed Baths for Health and Beauty

Seaweed baths have been used to enhance health and beauty for at least a hundred years. Today, seaweed baths are offered at high-end spas all around the world. A relaxing seaweed bath can soothe sore muscles and makes your skin feel great! It can also speed the healing of sprains and bruises, and is often beneficial for arthritis and tendonitis.