Virtual Post-It Notes ~ Homemade Beauty Ideas
Herbal liniments offer instant relief for pain, inflamed muscles, bruises, and sprains. To make: Rubbing Alcohol, Fresh or dried herbs – combine any of the following: Calendula flowers, Chamomile flowers, Eucalyptus leaves, Lavender flowers, Peppermint leaves, Rosemary, Thyme, or Oregano. Chop herbs finely and place in a clean glass jar. Cover thoroughly with rubbing alcohol and cap with a tight-fitting lid. Place the jar in a warm area and shake daily or as often as possible. After 4-6...
Summertime Herbal Remedies Salves/Liniments/Balms
MAC Makeup Setting/Hydrating Spray: In Spritz Bottle Mix 1/2 Tbsp. Glycerin to 1 Tbsp. Purified/Mineral Water, Add 1/2 Tbsp. Rose Water, Shake Well, Store In Fridge Up to 2 Weeks
How to Cover Absolutely Any Facial Problems
Clear Complexion: 1tbsp. citrus juice and 1tbsp. baking soda. Combine the citrus juice and baking soda, it will fizz a lot so stir until the bubbling lessens. Apply to your face and then leave on for 20min. and then rinse. Benefits: citrus exfoliates and brightens and helps keep pores clean. Baking soda takes away dead skin cells and helps to prevent blackheads.
Clear Complexion: Combine 1tbsp. Citrus Juice and 1tbsp. Baking Soda. Stir until Fizzing Lessens. Apply to Face, 20mins., Rinse.
Home made insect repellent: To create sprays, simply fill mist bottles with water and a few strips of julienned cucumber or sprigs of lavender and mint. Label bottles, and set them on a tray at your next backyard barbecue. Bonus: Cucumber is known for its hydrating properties, and lavender and mint are reputed insect repellents.- I like this idea for the girlies.
Cooling Mists w/ Cucumber Mint Lavender