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    Between the economy going bust and the holidays looming ahead, a relaxing day at the spa has never looked so tempting--or so not-unless-I-stop-eating expensive. Which is why we asked a few of our favorite online beauty experts for tips on how to get that spa glow at home (and for half the price).

    Body scrub 1 cup brown sugar,1 cup raw oatmeal, 1 cup olive oil

    • Mollie Villella

      Not quite "makeup".... but the best thing is great skin :) ...1 cup brown sugar, 1 cup raw oatmeal, 1 cup olive oil. Mix and apply to skin gently and rinse off in shower. Skin will feel like butter! :D

    • Yari

      Ingredients: 1 cup brown sugar, 1 cup raw oatmeal, 1 cup olive oil. Mix and apply to skin gently and rinse off in shower. And other DIY beauty tips @Laura Meehanan

    • Health and Welness

      Skin care. (or any normal day) ! 1 cup brown sugar, 1 cup raw oatmeal, 1 cup olive oil. mix and apply to skin gently and rinse off in shower. skin will feel like butter... can't wait to try it!;

    • Sasha Hull

      sugar scrub. 1 cup brown sugar, 1 cup olive oil, i cup raw oatmeal. | #bodyscrub #homemade #skincare #recipe

    • Cheana {Beauty & Fashion Blogger}

      DIY BODY SCRUB 1 cup brown sugar, 1 cup raw oatmeal, 1 cup olive oil. Mix and apply to skin gently and rinse off in shower. Skin will feel like butter! #diy #beauty #skin #body #scrub #bodyscrub sugar #oatmeal #olive

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    My daughter showed me this years ago :) “Seriously your skin will never feel or look better! Can be simplified to 3/4 coffee grounds, 1/4 brown sugar and a dash of olive oil to bring it into paste form… YOU MUST TRY! Exfoliates, fights cellulite, gets rid of the red bumps on the backs of arms, moisturizes, the works!”

    Cellulite Leg Scrub - 1 Cup Sugar, 1 Cup ground coffee (NOT decaf) and 1 Cup Olive Oil - blend together an apply in a circular motion in the shower and rinse.

    Nowadays, many women have facial hair issues, generally with the hairs above the upper lip. Till now, the waxing was probably your first choice but this great natural solution will remove all your facial hair once for all. #facial #hair #waxing #beauty

    Soften and Get Rid of Tough Calluses: blend two tablespoons baking soda in a basin of warm water and a few drops lavender oil. After a nice long soak, scrub away dry skin using three parts baking soda, one part water, and one part brown sugar. Follow with an application of a rich moisturizer and a warm towel foot wrap. Let sit for 5-10 minutes.

    Put a tiny bit of toothpaste into a small cup, mix in one teaspoon baking soda plus one teaspoon of hydrogen peroxide, and half a teaspoon water. Thoroughly mix then brush your teeth for two minutes. Remember to do it once a week until you have reached the results you want. Once your teeth are good and white, limit yourself to using the whitening treatment once every month or two.

    Mix a tsp of apple cider vinegar and a teaspoon of glycerin. Mix the ingredients until smooth. Mix in a beaten egg. Mix well. Add 2 Tablespoons of caster oil. Thoroughly mix. Apply the mask on the entire length of the hair. Place the plastic cap and wrap your head with a towel. Leave the mask on your hair for 2 hours. After wash your hair using shampoo. The mask should be done 2 times a week. Do this for 1 month

    Coffee-sugar scrub helps remove cellulite and makes skin irresistibly soft! Just 2 cups of ground coffee, 1/2 cup of brown sugar, and 2 tbsp of olive oil!

    Homemade Brown Sugar Scrub Recipe, Half Brown Sugar, half Olive Oil.... make as little or as much as you want

    Wash an old mascara or nail polish container and fill with: 1/4 of the container with castor oil, 1/2 vitamin E oil, 1/4 aloe vera gel. Mix together as well as you can with your mascara wand, and apply a light layer to lashes every night before bed. Castor oil thickens your lashes while aloe vera gel lengthens. Vitamin E accelerates length. After one month, youll notice stronger, longer, more beautiful eyelashes.

    This is crazy. Mix 1 full tablespoon of salt , 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 #DIY, #beautytips, #skincare,#homemade,#remedies

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    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!

    Cellulite and Stretch Mark Remover Scrub Recipe Here's a "Hollywood secret" for getting rid of that disgusting extra jiggle and stretchy marks...... oil, brown sugar and coffee grinds! Take about a half cup or so of yesterday's USED coffee grinds (NOT decaffeinated!) and mix them together with brown sugar, just a little bit of baby oil

    Dark Underarms (Dark Armpits) First 4 days put a thin layer of a mixture of baking soda and coconut oil on you armpit. The oil nourish your skin, due the acid in the baking soda it should dry your skin. When your skin start to get crusts wash your armpits with a brush or loafa, just slightly so the peeled skin come off.

    before and after my home made no streak tanning cream If tested, and it lasts for 3 days.. It fade a little after every shower/bath. What to do:- 1-Get some cocoa powder 2tbps depending in how tan you want to be. (I used 2) 2-any moisturiser you have 3-a empty bottle 4-cotton buds, or anything that can help you apply the cream 5-mix it all together you should end up with a brown mix. Dont worry, it wont be that dark on your skin. Good for super light girls! Interesting....

    Rub a mixture of coffee ground on the area.This is one of the methods used by models to hide their stretch marks before they can hit the runway. You should grind around 3 coffee cups and add 3 olive oil tablespoons. Mix the concoction thoroughly before applying it to the stretch mark. Ensure you rub the area with a bit of pressure for about 5 minutes. You should then wrap the area using a towel and wait for around 30 minutes before rinsing.

    Beauty Club Getting rid of Blackheads with fine salt and soda. Take gel facial wash, mix with tablespoon of baking soda and tablespoon of salt. Apply to damp skin with cotton pad, leave for 5 mins.