Tutorial on how & why to properly clean your makeup brushes. (a tablespoon of white vinegar in a cup of hot water, and a 20 minute soak, followed by a hot, then cold rinse and pat dry will do it. Disinfects, dissolves grease/makeup, leaves no film, and inexpensive.)

just did this to ALL my make-up brushes and 1st off let me start by saying EW; SOO GROSS.. but it totally cleaned them up and left no nasty odor or makeup behind. ladies this is def worth the 15 minutes!

Wedding-day white teeth! My dentist actually told me about this. Use a little toothpaste, mix in one teaspoon baking soda plus one teaspoon of hydrogen peroxide, 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.

DIY foot spa mix... I heard it works for most, but you still gotta scrub the skin, which isn't a bad trad off at all. Others adjusted the mouthwash & vinegar to 1/2 cup or 1 cup.

How to apply eyeshadow - this is the best diagram I have seen yet. Wish I saw this when I was first learning make up

BRUSHES SHOULD BE DRIED UPSIDE DOWN - this is genius ... Just use hair-ties or rubber bands

"Coconut Oil Hair Treatment. I just did this today, and my hair is super soft and shiny! It also smells amazing." pin now, try later

This is the truth!! Almost a week since I've shaved and I have stubble is at a minimum. Lifesaver!! Ladies: put down the shaving creams and gels, use baby oil gel. It will change your shave game.

Whiter nails in 60 seconds: 1/2 cup hot water, 1 tsp baking soda, 1 tbsp peroxide. Soak for 60 secs, or longer if needed

Natural look - white shadow on lid, light brown in crease of eye, a little black eyeliner on the top lid, and some white in the waterline.

brush holder

Did you know…. You can make nail polish last longer on your nails with vinegar?! Just take a cotton ball and dip it in vinegar then swipe it over your un-polished nail. After it’s dry, polish your nail! That’s it, your nail polish will last longer @ Do It Yourself Remodeling Ideas

Keeping the dishwasher clean. This has been one of my favorite sites for 'How to Cleaning'. She likes using natural alternatives along with regular household cleaning products.

Listerine: the BEST way to get your feet ready for summer. Sounds crazy but it works! Mix 1/4c Listerine (any kind but I like the blue), 1/4c vinegar and 1/2c of warm water. Soak feet for 10 minutes and when you take them out the dead skin will practically wipe off!

Homemade Makeup Brush Cleaner. This seems way easier then the way I've been cleaning my brushes.

dry hair remedy

In a small bowl, mix 1/2 cup warm water and 1/4 cup vinegar. Gently stir the bushes in the water and vinegar mixture. Gently rinse the brushes under running water. Lay the brushes on a clean towel to dry over night. They'll look and feel like new the next time you use them!

white vinegar - dishwasher rinse agent

Makeup brushes and what each is used for.

Easy Brown Sugar Body Scrub. Great to get rid of winter dryness or prep for self tanner. To create the scrub, just mix together half a cup of coarse brown sugar with a tablespoon of honey, a little olive oil, and 1/4 tablespoon of fresh lemon juice, then apply all over your body and rinse. The scrub not only smells delicious, but leaves your skin feeling ultra-smooth.

PRO Tip: To deep clean the area around the nose, pop out the outer ring from your Clarisonic brush head, leaving just the center bristles. #PROtip