Make Your Own Natural Lotion

lotion

So you just exfoliated and want to rehydrate your skin, so of course you’re going to reach over and grab your $10 bottle of lotion that contains alcohol! Uhmm hello?! You just exfoliated your skin, do you really want to dry it out? I didn’t think so either! So let’s do us both a favor, put that bottle down and go into your kitchen. I have a few things you need to grab so that you can make your own lotion. If you want to know the cost, you’ll be able to make 10 8oz bottles for $2 each as the ...

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Exfoliating With Strawberries

Exfoliating with strawberries

Open your bathroom mirror, your purse, your makeup bag, and yes even your linen closet, I know you have a secret stash of beauty products in there. Now take a close look, no, a really close look. How much of it do you REALLY use, before it becomes just another clumped up mess at the bottom of your trash can? If you’re like me I know how much that hurts our pocket, not to mention your skin. I can almost bet, and probably win, that you suffer from sensitive skin and those products are essential to ...

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Homemade Hand Scrub

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Homemade Hand Scrub My husband has very dry skin and we are constantly trying new things to help this problem. One of the things he found to work was the hand scrub by Beauticontrol. However, our budget cannot afford this as a frequent purchase.  I came across a few posts on Pinterest about making your own scrubs at home and decided to give it a try. I could not be happier with the results.  The best part of all is it is so simple to make and requires only 2 things. Turn this into a nice DIY ...

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Beauty Bargains under $5

avon shower gel

The Holidays are quickly creeping up on us, and if you’re like me you’re probably scurring around looking for last minute gifts or stocking stuffers. Well here’s some good news for you. We’ve scoured the internet looking for the best and most useful beauty bargains out there. Avon Holiday Shower Gels Each of these adorable shower gels ($1.29 each) are themed and scented with all your Holiday favorites! They’re priced so affordably, you won’t have to leave anyone off your list! You can ...

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DIY Hair Detangler Spray

diy hair detangler

My daughter was born with hair just like mine but she also came with a sensitive scalp. Our hair is like cotton, I can shampoo and condition her hair before bed and by morning it is one big cotton ball. So since she has a sensitive scalp and does not like my method of brushing it thru, we have forever been indebted to hair detangler. Yes over the years, I have found that the stuff at the Dollar Store isn't half bad but even that adds up after a while. So today I finally decided to venture into ...

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Domestic Diva: Homemade Body Wash

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How to make homemade body wash! Because of my successful Homemade Laundry Soap, I decided to gather more homemade skin care and body care recipes. Good thing because I have great readers who shares with me some of their best finds and today here's Angela's recipe for Homemade Body Wash which I plan on making soon. Homemade Body Wash By Angie Klinzing You will need - 8 oz bar of soap (any bar will do, but read the label to make sure you are using 8 oz. For some soaps that’s one bar and ...

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