How to Make Homemade Citrus Astringent

This is Sonja’s recipe for a simple, DIY citrus astringent. The recipe uses lemon juice and one other ingredient. Super easy to make. Sonja also  provides a couple of different options for the lemon juice. After using the natural astringent every day for two years, Sonja says she still loves it! Click on the How […]

Homemade Lemongrass Body Wash

Patricia at SheKnows has a very simple recipe for Lemongrass Body Wash that only uses lemongrass essential oil and 3 other ingredients. Lemongrass has a wonderful citrus scent and is invigorating.  This body wash is thinner than commercial body washes but it works really well. Quick and easy recipe. Click on the Homemade Lemongrass Body Wash […]

11 Best Ways To Naturally Treat Under Eye Circles + Puffiness

  Do you ever wake up in the morning with dark circles under your eyes and puffiness? A lot of people do. Lindsey explains what causes puffy eyes, red eyes, and dark circles. She then shares 3 ways to prevent puffiness. Finally, she reveals 11 different ways to treat puffiness and dark circles. There are […]

Homemade Honey Lavender Stress Relief Bath Melts Recipe

  After a cold, stressful day, wouldn’t you like to take a nice hot bath and smell the relaxing scent of lavender and honey? I know I would. Karrie of Happy Money Saver shares her recipe for homemade honey lavender stress relief bath melts. Making bath melts, bath bombs and fizzies is much less expensive […]

How to Make a Microderm Face Scrub

Helen shares her recipe for a microderm face scrub.  A microderm scrub is used to get rid of the dead top layer of skin on your face.  It’s such a simple recipe. I think probably most people have the necessary 4 ingredients in their homes.  After mixing the ingredients,  you use the scrub on your […]

How to Make a Rose & Silk Facial Makeup Setting Spray

After you apply your makeup and face powder, sometimes it has an overly powdery look to it. This is a Rose & Silk Facial Setting Spray by Marie of HumbleBee and Me that “sets” your make up after it’s applied.  It helps you to achieve a finished look to your makeup. Marie creates some of […]

59 Uses for Lavender Essential Oil

Rachel calls lavender essential oil  the “Swiss Army Knife” of essential oils. She shares a brief history of lavender and its uses. Then she discusses 59 different uses for lavender essential oil. For the first 35 uses she often includes a short recipe. For example, for Wounds, Sprains and Strains “ Mix 4 drops lavender […]

3 Homemade Shaving Soap Recipes

In this post Katie of Wellness Mama shares 3 different homemade shaving soap recipes.  These are natural soaps that contain no chemicals.  Each recipe is clearly written and the directions are easy to follow.  There are some nice photographs too.  Foaming Shave Soap Recipe This soap works great for shaving in the shower.  It may […]

Homemade Lavender & Vanilla Facial Scrub

Rebecca of Camp Wander brings us this wonderful recipe for a Lavender and Vanilla infused facial scrub.  It uses Lavender essential oil and Vanilla extract. There are just 5 ingredients that you combine so it’s a quick and easy recipe to make.  It’s also very economical compared to the cost of commercial facial scrubs.  It’s […]

How to Make Hemp and Honey Dreadlock Wax

Dreadlocks can become matted over time. In order to keep the dreads neat, people often wax them. But commercial dreadlock wax can be pretty expensive and highly scented. Marie has a friend with dreadlocks and decided to make an all-natural dreadlock wax for him. The recipe uses beeswax, shea butter, oils and other ingredients. It’s […]