Potatoes are great to use for eye issues such as eye bags and dark circles. Chilled raw potato helps reduce puffiness (potatoes are astringent, and the coldness helps too).
Bananas are a good fruit to use in masks during the cooler months, when other fruits are not readily available. They are also great to use year round!
Happy Chinese New Year!
In honor of the New Year, I’ve decided to share one of my favorite green tea toners. This toner can be used after cleansing
"My question is that I was wondering what the liquid to powder ratio would be as my packaging doesn't tell me just the % of powder to use in a
"What are your thoughts on adding silica to lotions and other skin care products? Does it actually improve skin or nail health? What medium is best to add to homemade
1 T Applesauce
1 T Wheat Germ
Purée apple in a blender or add applesauce to a small bowl. Mix in the wheat germ to form a paste.
Apply to washed,
3 T Coffee grounds (organic-caffeinated)
1 T Salt (optional)
Brew a fresh pot of coffee. Enjoy a cup, if you like. Put grounds (and salt) in a small bowl. Use grounds
'"I make about 80% of my own facial masques, toners, exfoliators, and cleansers and have been doing so for five years. I use organic ingredients where possible, and everything I
"Thank you for your informative article response regarding infusing witch hazel extract with dry herbs.
I noticed you said the shelf life of a witch hazel with alcohol in it would
1 oz. oil of Rosemary
1/8 oz. oil of Lavender
Enough for about 6 months of use.
Simply mix the two oils together and store in the dark or in a small