Clear Complexion: 1 T lemon juice + 1 T baking soda. Stir until bubbling lessens. Leave on for & rinse ~ citrus exfoliates, brightens & helps keep pores clean. Baking soda takes away dead skin and helps prevent blackheads.
Homemade Foundation: Start with a base of arrowroot powder tsp. for dark skin - 1 Tbs. for light skin); add in one or combination of cocoa powder, cinnamon, or nutmeg until you reach your desired tone, brush on.
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As We Grow: Naturally remove those pesky blackheads! 2 cups water, drops of lavender, handful of Basil, Baking Soda. Hold face over bowl and steam for 10 minutes. Make paste with baking soda and massage into skin. Wash off baking soda.
1 teaspoon sea salt or sugar 2 tablespoons extra virgin olive oil or coconut oil Mix together, then spread on area and rub gently prior to showering. Wash off before shaving. Another thing is to apply coconut oil to the surface prior to shaving.
Removing deep blackheads - Exfoliate face rubbing in circular motions - Steam face for 10 minutes - Mix baking soda with 1 cup mineral water, apply paste to entire face and let sit for 10 minutes. Rinse well with warm water
Coconut oil gets rid of Keratosis Pilaris (tiny bumps on the back of upper arms and backs of thighs) It is an amazing product for hair conditioner, deodorant, moisturizer and many many other things. We LOVE coconut oil in this house!