One of my favorite ingredients to use in homemade skin care is oatmeal. Oatmeal is soothing since it has anti-inflammatory properties (great for irritated skin),
I love soap nuts! They are not only great for green house cleaning, but they also are wonderful in skin and hair care too!
When I think of winter, I think of citrus! I like using the peels to make citrus vinegar. I love citrus vinegar because it can be used for
Gift giving is a tradition in many cultures during the winter festivities. But that doesn’t mean you can’t make the holidays a little more eco-friendly! I love letting my creative side out
During the winter months it can get 'bone-chilling' cold in some places. Sometimes it's nice to reach for something that has true 'warming' qualities besides the extra blanket.
Depending on your
Sometimes simple is best! Whenever my skin needs a little extra tender care, and I am short on time, I make a batch of my lavender toner. It only contains
There are a few simple products you can make at home, but I personally recommend that people buy sunscreen to ensure adequate protection. Some plant ingredients may provide some sun
Most of us desire to have soft skin. It’s what we strive for when we purchase any moisturizer or skin treatment. Sometimes though, the secret to having smooth, soft skin
I love formulating cosmetics with herbs. Here are some quick and easy ways to add herbs to your natural skin care routine.
Grind your herbs and add them to masks, scrubs,
The most basic face mask, and probably the easiest to make is a blend of whichever type of clay is suited to your skin type, moistened with an appropriate hydrosol,