HOME MADE BEAUTY
I love finding recipes for beauty products, especially ones that use products or ingredients I have on hand. It is a fun board, with some unique ideas that I will eventually try.
The benefits of coconut oil include hair care,skin care,stress relief,maintaining cholesterol levels,weight loss,increased immunity,proper digestion,relief from kidney problems,high blood pressure,diabetes,HIV, and cancer,dental care and bone strength.
Other pinner says I've used baby Oil as shaving cream for about a year now! It gives a closer shave AND softer legs! :) And, apparently, it makes the blade last longer! oh yeah!
Pinner says, "I was so tired of my face breaking out! Ive tried everything from clean and clear, proactiv, and neutrogena, to green tea, etc. I was tired of spending tons of money on stuff that didnt work so I started trying homemade stuff. After doing this for 2 days, all of my small bumps were GONE and my larger pimples were drastically smaller! 1. Wash face completely. 2. Mix one part water with one part apple cider vinegar. 3. Dip a cotton ball in the solution."
How to make your own detox face mask home. You can make your own organic and earth friendly detox face mask, right at home! All you need is: three to four green seedless grapes (pick organic for best results), some baking soda, a little flour and some filtered water.
*Facials* Brighten: Combine 2 Tbsp sour cream with 2 Tbsp honey and 1 Tbsp apple cider vinegar or lemon juice. Apply to your cleansed face and leave on for 20 minutes. Rinse with tepid water followed by a cool (not cold) rinse. This mask can be done twice a week. “This mask heals, exfoliates, brightens and moisturizes skin. It refines pores, fades acne marks and prevents blemishes from coming up,” says Macan-Graves.
Whiter Teeth ~Baking Soda and Lemon... This may be one of the most popular of the natural teeth whitening home remedies. The chemical reaction of baking soda with the citrus of lemon juice has a smile-brightening effect. Either one of these ingredients works well, but together they are super-effective.
Super Silky Summer Legs Next time you are feeling down, about to binge, going on a date, or just need to pamper yourself, do this. I just did it and I can not stop rubbing my legs together. It feels like I paid for that over expensive pedicure at the salon.
How to Clean Your Face Naturally. (someone else said) "I started using this (along with witch hazel) exclusively about 2 months ago and my skin looks the best it has ever looked. I haven't had any breakouts and my nose looks much cleaner - pores are clearer and smaller. I've gotten a ton of people that noticed the difference. Definitely recommend." Hmm..might try this out!