This is cool - Chia seeds blow up in your stomach so you don't eat as much- throw a few in whatever your cooking. Plus, they're good for soaking up excess alcohol after a night of drinking = no hangover!
Every winter I battle skin so dry it cracks and bleeds. A few years ago my grandmother gave me homemade lotion, which I love. It's about to run out, but now I have this recipe! This best part is, you can make it from dollar store materials and stuff you already have at home! I can not wait to try this one!
Turns out coconut oil is a great-all-in-one. It is an anti-inflammatory, anti-microbial, anti-fungal, and anti-viral. It improves nutrient absorption. It can be used for cooking. It is a lip balm, moisturizer, shaving cream, deep treatment conditioner, makeup remover, body scrub (mixed with sugar makes a great exfoliant), bug bite balm, Athlete's Foot treatment, and canker sore treatment. It has also been proven to boost metabolism and aid in digest.
4 Effective Home Remedies for Sore, Cracked and Stinky Feet - This is crazy. Mix 1/4 c Listerine (any kind but I like the blue), 1/4 c vinegar and 1/2 c of warm water. Soak feet for 10 minutes and when you take them out the dead skin will practically wipe off. Read the rest of the post...
Sore throat? Grab the jello! Just mix your favorite flavor...but instead of chilling it, heat it in the microwave for 30 seconds, then add 1 teaspoon of honey. Experts say the warm gelatin will coat and soothe your throat...And the honey's antimicrobial properties will help kill bacteria. www.tesh.com
top 15 coconut oil skin recipes Whipped Coconut Oil Body Butter, Key Lime Whipped Coconut Oil Body Butter Coconut Oil Hand Scrub Coconut Oil Lotion Bar Coconut Oil Lip Balm My Baby’s Bottom in a Jar Coconut Oil Skin Cream Eye Liner with Coconut Oil Mascara with Coconut Oil Coconut Oil Soap Coconut Oil Shampoo Bars
Coconut Oil Hair mask ~ I do this with a heated head cap on my waist length naturally curly hair every 2 weeks or at least once a month. U can the coconut at a whole foods store or sometimes at ur local drugstore (it's solid when it's cold but in the heat it's liquid)
Smoothing Face Scrub : 1 tsp baking soda (you may adjust the amount to your liking) ; 1/2-1 tbs coconut oil, or I prefer to use whipped coconut body butter. "Directions: Mix the two ingredients together. Wet your face with warm water. Gently take the scrub in your hands and rub in small circles all over your face. Rinse the scrub off with warm water, dry, and feel your amazingly soft skin."