Homemade Foot Scrub

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Homemade Foot Scrub If you are looking for a great gift for a special person, this homemade foot scrub is the perfect thing. It is made with natural and organic ingredients and is inexpensive and easy to make. My mom and I made this foot scrub and it feels so luxurious and awesome. Your feet will feel so soft and delicate for days. It’s made from just a few simple ingredients: … [Read more...]

Beauty from the Pantry: Going Brunette Naturally

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Going Brunette Naturally As women we love to change our look, especially our hair color. We just used lemon and chamomile to dye our hair blonde, but fall and winter is coming and we want a darker look. This is where dark tea or coffee comes into play. This is a one ingredient hair colorant, and completely natural way to be brunette. Again we want to stay healthy and keep our hair healthy. Forget the “But I want my hair done now!” notion, and do this instead. Let’s try and keep chemicals … [Read more...]

Beauty from the Pantry: Turn Your Hair Blonde Naturally

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Going Blonde Naturally Do you remember that spray called “Sun In”? You sprayed it in your hair and then you either blow dried it or went out into the sun. Like most hair lightening products, it was loaded with chemicals that actually burnt and damaged your hair. Let’s not even talk about hair dyes! I mean Ammonia. In. Your. Hair! While it does give your hair the color you want almost instantaneously, the damage is almost irreversible, unless you cut it off and start all over. I know that … [Read more...]

Beauty from the Pantry: Homemade Shaving Cream

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How to do Homemade Shaving Cream Shaving is a natural part of the woman’s world. It is also a part of a man’s world. I don’t know about you, but I hate paying between $3-$7 for a decent shaving cream. Not to mention that they usually come in aerosol cans and those are definitely not good for the environment. Now I know that the shaving creams we buy are awesome. Why? Well they’re scented! Yep, you’re paying that much money for an artificial scent! Well I’m going to show you how to make your … [Read more...]

Exfoliating With Strawberries

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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 … [Read more...]

Domestic Diva: All Natural Face Mask

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Okay simply put. I love beauty products. I have a little girl and she is so interested in lip gloss and creams and she is only 3. I decided that what I use on my face should be more natural. I also thought how fun would it be to make our own masks and then use them. The good news is if my daughter or sons who have joined in wanting to use the mask happen to taste it that is perfectly fine since it is all natural. This is a very inexpensive mask that uses what you have in your home … [Read more...]

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 … [Read more...]