Tick season is upon us with a forecast of it being an especially buggy year due to the previous mild winter. Protect yourself and your pets. Lymes disease is more common then we realize and is carried by not only the Deer Tick but the common Brown as well. For other helpful tips visit this blog site. They were the presenter of this information.
recipes for homemade everything: soap, laundry soap, dish soap, lip balm, deoderant, beauty products, hair products, lotions, skin herbs, etc.
Serious eye cream. It is super simple to make using only two ingredients - coconut oil and Vitamin E. Nice website for natural cleaners and other recipes. Coconut oil is a protective antioxidant and supports tissue repair and healing.
DIY - Radiant Skin Translucent Powder ! This is Easy & Amazing !
Whipped Body Butter Recipe. Ingredients ½ cup Shea Butter ½ cup Cocoa Butter or Mango Butter ½ cup Coconut Oil ½ cup light oil like almond, olive or jajoba Optional: Essential Oils for scent- I like using 10-30 drops depending on the essential oils used. Peppermint and Citrus/Lavender and favorites at our house.
FOR VALENTINE'S DAY ... Whipped Body Butter Recipe
A Beginner's Guide to Soap-making....
homemade lavender body lotion
How to take a Detox Bath. Detoxification of your body through bathing is an ancient remedy that anyone can perform in the comfort of their own home. Your skin is known as the third kidney, and toxins are excreted through sweating. A detox bath will assist your body in eliminating toxins...must try this
How to take a Detox Bath. Detoxification of your body through bathing is an ancient remedy that anyone can perform in the comfort of their own home. Your skin is known as the third kidney, and toxins are excreted through sweating. A detox bath will assist your body in eliminating toxins, as well as absorbing the minerals and nutrients that are in the water. | I will be giving this a go VERY soon!
3-Ingredient Lotion Bars. Great quote, "totally healed my hands after just a few applications.... feeling like someone had rubbed tiny baby butts all over my mitts."
To get long, thick, super soft hair: massage organic coconut oil in your hair 2-4 times a week (leave in 10-25 mins) wash out with shampoo. Do this until hair is growing and healthy (no split-ends) and reduce to 2-4 times a month. Works amazingly!!
much cheaper then buying liquid liner, and works just as well.
Recipes for homemade deodorant. Why is this important? Because anti-perspirants contain aluminum and they are believed to be one of the biggest causes of Alzheimers. No proof, but why take chances. I trashed my club aluminum because I didn't want anyone else to take a chance, especially after my mother came down with and she had used those pots for 30 years.
It is a natural remedy for heartburn, helps clear up skin conditions and acne, promotes digestion and will keep you regular, helps control weight, can help regulate blood sugar (as a type 1 diabetic this has made a huge difference for me), helps reduce sinus infections and sore throats and can help ease menstrual cramps. It is rich in enzymes and potassium.
Honey-Ginger throat drops. Brew a strong tea (2 cups of water to 4 tea bags works well), strain the tea if needed to get ~ 1 cup liquid. Add an equal proportion of sugar (can also add up to 1 tbsp of honey). Let boil. Pour in candy molds. If you don't have any, pour a mix of powdered sugar and/or cornstarch into a pan & make holes w/ any small round object. Allow to set until firm.
how to make your own honey-ginger throat drops.
homemade whipped coconut oil body butter recipe I love that this recipe only requires one (yes, one!) ingredient. Anything else is completely optional. It also only takes a few measly minutes, and you'll have enough whipped body butter to last at least a month or two. In fact, if you get carried away, put some in an attractive jar and it makes a great gift! It feels sinfully luxurious as a moisturizer, and yet an entire jar of it costs less than $2 to make. What you need:
homemade whipped coconut oil body butter recipe I love that this recipe only requires one (yes, one!) ingredient. Anything else is completely optional. It also only takes a few measly minutes, and you'll have enough whipped body butter to last at least a month or two. In fact, if you get carried away, put some in an attractive jar and it makes a great gift! It feels luxurious as a moisturizer, and yet an entire jar of it costs less than $2 to make. What you need:
How to get white nails -- make a paste using 1 tbsp peroxide and 2 1/4 tbsp baking soda. Let this paste sit on your nails for 5 minutes and voila! White nails! REMEMBER THIS AFTER USING BRIGHT NAIL POLISH!
take coffee grinds with olive oil, and make into a paste. massage well into the area with stretch marks for about 5 minutes. then take a hot towel, and wrap it around the area for about 20-25 minutes. remove and wash off with warm water. also, when you are finished, apply a moisturizer to the area. the olive oil with the caffeine in the grinds, will help stimulate the area to remove the stretch marks. if you do this 1-3 times a week, you will start to notice a difference within 2 weeks! ????????
Homemade Eczema Cream/Skin Moisturizer. Apply daily or when dry spot appears. This help to tighten, renew and heal your skin! Only requires THREE ingredients and lasts for a long period of time. #diyconfessions #diy
Another pinner says: "Homemade Swimmers ear drops...recipe we used as a child from my pharmacist grandfather. Alcohol dries the ear and vinegar kills the bacteria."
Homemade lip balm made of beeswax. Debating on which recipe I want to use! :)
I hate all of the additives in store bought lotions. This one sounds wonderful. I think I would add shea butter as I find it to be the best skin emollient.