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3 Natural Detox Bath Recipes

A warm to hot detox bath will relax you and will help to remove toxins from your body.  It will also make you tired in a good way.  Katie of WellnessMama shares recipes for 3 different detox baths.  In addition to the recipes she includes some tips to get the most out of a detox […]

Home Beauty Uses for Coconut Oil

This is an interesting post by SatuR about the various coconut oil natural beauty treatments for hair and skin.  She discusses using coconut oil for things like face and body moisturizing, cleansing and more.  There are also some useful tips. Click on the Home Beauty Uses for Coconut Oil link below to read more. Home Beauty […]

Homemade Peppermint and Lemon Foot Soak Recipe

Sosae has developed a wonderful recipe for a peppermint and lemon foot soak recipe. It uses Epsom salt, peppermint tea leaves, lemon extract, and other ingredients.  She includes wonderful, step-by-step photographs. Epsom salts relax tired muscles (thank you magnesium!).  Peppermint is refreshing and Lemon smells wonderful. This would make a wonderful birthday gift or holiday […]

More Herbal Hair Color Recipes

Katie at Wellness Mama has developed and tested some terrific recipes for natural, herbal hair colorings.  The blonde/light recipes will permanently lighten the hair until you grow it out.  The red and dark hues will leave a temporary tint for a few weeks (depending on how often you wash it). The sun will help set […]

Homemade Invigorating Citrus Body Wash

This is a smooth, invigorating body wash by Adrienne of  Whole New Mom.  It includes Shea butter, unscented castile soap, essential oils and other ingredients. Adrienne used a mixture of orange, lemon and lime essentials oils in this recipe.  But you can use any essential oils that you like.  Lavender, Chamomile, Jasmine and Lemon Balm […]

3 Homemade Skin Care Recipes Featuring…HONEY!

Honey may seem like a strange ingredient for skincare product but it’s not.  It attracts and retains water which helps to keep the skin hydrated.  It also has antibacterial qualities that can help treat acne and other skin conditions. It looks like the honey in these recipes may be store-bought.  I plan to try the […]

How To Make Your Own Hairspray and Detangler

If you have small children with long hair or if you have long hair yourself, you know how tangled long hair can get and how painful it is to get the tangles out.   You can get commercial detanglers, but commercial products are filled with chemicals. Well Jillee came up with a simple solution for the […]

Homemade Moisturizing Citrus Hand Cream

This is a recipe for a moisturizing citrus hand cream by Patricia of SheKnows.com.  It will help your hands recover in all seasons, especially in the harsh, dry winter.  Patricia uses a variety of moisturizing ingredients.  Thanks to orange essential oil it also has a wonderful citrus scent. The recipe uses a microwave to melt  the Shea butter, […]

Homemade Rose Water Spray Recipe

Adrienne of  Whole New Mom has a quick and easy recipe for a refreshing, homemade rose water.  Rose water is excellent for rehydrating your skin during the day. Rose oil can be expensive  because of the way it’s produced.  Flowers are harvested by hand and it takes a lot of rose petals to produce sufficient […]

Coconut Oil Hair Treatment with Egg Yolks and Honey

This is not as yucky as it sounds. This is a very simple hair conditioning treatment that uses coconut oil, honey and egg yolk.  Jessica at Delicious Obsession gives specific mixing and application directions.  All-natural and it works! Click on the Coconut Oil Hair Treatment with Egg Yolks and Honey link below to see the complete […]