Winter Preparedness Checklist—Winter coat? Check. Cozy mittens? Check. Super versatile moisturizing salve? Better get on it!
Every so often we see a new trendy ingredient making its way into commercial healthy and beauty products. Recently that ingredient has been activated charcoal, and with good reason! Charcoal is highly absorbent, and helps trap and remove impurities. But while commercial health and beauty products that contain charcoal can be quite expensive, activated charcoal … Read more
Dry skin, frizzy hair, chapped lips…..be prepared for beauty “emergencies” no matter where you are with these DIY beauty products that I don’t leave home without! These 10 beauty essentials are all-natural, work wonderfully, and you can put them in tiny containers for the perfect travel-size kit. Ideal for when you’re on-the-go! I’m starting the list with a bit of … Read more
I can’t count how many times I have received inspiration from one of your comments here on the site. And today is no exception! Karen left a comment on my post about “Whitening Whites” saying that ever since she started making her own all-natural deodorant, she hasn’t had any problem with armpit stains! Well, that … Read more
Over the past few years, I have become very interested in using essential oils and other natural remedies for myself and my family. I love that I can treat many common ailments with simple, natural ingredients that don’t have the risks of traditional over-the-counter and prescription medicine. I’ve never been much of a tea-drinker, but in search of effective, all-natural remedies, I … Read more
I recently had permanent makeup applied to my lips. Before you think I must be crazy, I have to tell you that applying and RE-applying lipstick over and over throughout the day is one of my major pet peeves! I’d never heard of permanent makeup for lips – eyeliner and eyebrows, yes – but not lips. … Read more