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Very Moisturizing Homemade Lip Balm - 1 tsp Castor oil + 1 tsp Shea Butter + 1 tsp Raw Honey + 4 pcs of Beeswax. Melt and pour to a nice container. You will love how soft your lips will become!

Very Moisturizing Homemade Lip Balm | The Happy Skin Diary

Did you know that you can make your own body wrap? For centuries homemade body wraps like the recipes here have been used as a way to relax and detoxify the body while you tone and tighten the skin.

Make Your Own Body Wrap

Need an easy way to keep your hair looking fresh and clean in between washings? This DIY dry shampoo is a snap to whip up and costs just pennies!

5 ingredient peanut butter granola bars. Why eat store-bought when you can make your own and know exactly what's in them!

Orange Smoothie: 150 calorie snack; 1 peeled seedless orange blended with 1 cup ice cubes, 1/2 cup low fat milk, 1 tsp honey and 1/2 tsp vanilla extract.

3 Amazing Body Scrubs for Summer

Amazing: Grind a handful of rice until u get a fine but coarse flour. Add a few spoons of raw honey to the mixture along with enough apple cider vinegar to obtain a thick paste. If the cracks are very deep, add a spoon of olive oil. Soak feet for 20 minutes & gently massage with this paste.

OLIVE OIL + ALOE VERA JUICE Extra virgin olive oil is similar to the oil your skin naturally produces. It won’t clog pores nor dry out your skin. Aloe vera water is high in amino acids and vitamins. Aloe has been used for centuries to heal wounds and calm skin. It’s also magically moisturizing!

dishwasher soap - Baking Soda (frugal favorite!) Borax (all-natural household cleaner, available at many stores in the laundry aisle) Mix together equal parts of each ingredient, store in a labeled container Use just like a commercial powdered detergent, approximately 2 TBS per load. That’s it! Each load will cost you mere pennies.

Homemade Lotion Bars! None of the yucky chemicals, parabens, formaldehyde, petroleum, etc. that you'll find in store-bought lotions! Use coconut and olive oil.

Avoid parabens, petroleum, and other manufacturing additives: super easy, super frugal Homemade Lip Balm and Solid Lotion. All done in the microwave ;) Very soothing for chapped, eczema-prone skin.

DIY deodorizing disks (for trashcans, diaper pails, etc.). They last for a month and when done throw them into the laundry with a load of your smelliest clothes for deodorizing. Awesome!

DIY Liquid Dishwasher Detergent | Keep in Fridge in Warmer Months to Maintain Thick Gel Consistency | 1 cup castille soap 1 cup warm water 1/2 cup vinegar 1 TBSP lemon juice 4 drops lemon essential oil

Make your own natural (chemical free) body care products

list of natural skincare products/brand and which bad ingredients to avoid (via @elise blaha cripe)

Make your own natural glycerin skincare products. Be sure to use vegetable glycerin.