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!"
For silky soft hair: mix 3 parts olive oil and 1 part honey. Heat in microwave for 30-45 seconds (until it just begins to boil). Stir until well blended. When still warm, but cool enough to touch apply to damp towel dried hair and comb through. Wrap in towel or put up in a plastic shower cap or bag, let sit for 20-30 minutes. Rinse thoroughly, Shampoo, Condition.
For blackheads- Combine 2 tablespoons of baking soda, 1/4 cup of lemon juice and 2 tablespoons of granulated brown sugar in a cup. Stir until the ingredients are evenly blended, and then apply the scrub to damp, just-cleansed skin. Massage the skin gently with your fingers, concentrating on dry patches or problem areas. Let the mask soak in for 10 minutes, and then rinse with lukewarm water.
DIY Remedy - Minimize mark that a blemish may leave by mixing 1/2 teaspoon baking soda and 1/2 teaspoon distilled water to create a paste. Apply to affected area for 5 minutes;splash off. After, use cotton swab to dab on hydrogen peroxide. Prevents darkening. Worth a try!
apply for 1 month 1 time per week. hair grows about 10 cm! mask recipe is very simple and is based on the fact that mustard bake, warming the skin of the head and causing a rush of blood to the hair follicles: 2 tablespoons dry mustard powder (available from the Department of spices) with hot water to dissolve 2 tablespoons of hot water 1 egg yolk 2 tablespoons olive (peach, burdock, and any other cosmetic oil) 2 teaspoons of sugar (the more sugar, the meaner)
Delighted Momma: skin care tips Acne busting body scrub- Mix a small amount of baking soda with apple cider vinegar and use as an acne busting and purifying body scrub. DIY microdermabrasion- similar to this post but mix one part water and one part baking soda and exfoliate for three to five minutes and rinse with warm water. You will not believe how smooth your skin will feel!
This is AMAZING!!! Never have to use shampoo again!! Before: while washing hair w/ shampoo. After: not using shampoo for 3 weeks! She didn't even flat iron it, The hair became healthy again! I'm SO going to try this new way to wash my hair!!!!!
K.. this one sounds better than just plain aspirin : Doctor Oz said that this Flawless Skin Home Remedy is a great way to clear your complexion. The aspirin has salicylic acid which helps to remove acne and pimples since it is like a chemical peel. The lemon juice has vitamin C and helps minimize sun damage to your skin. Baking soda works great at the end to neutralize the salicylic acid.
1. Mash up 6-12 non-coated aspirins and combine with freshly squeeze lemon juice.
2. Let the aspirin…
How to wash your hair without shampoo for stellar results! Cleanse with baking soda, clarify with apple cider vinegar. << My transformation into a hippie is nearly complete! I have officially gone no-poo. As I'm already used to going several days between washings, the "transition period" isn't so much an issue for me. I think. Everyone's been very polite. Ahem.