I have a confession to make…I don’t use shampoo. I don’t like all the ingredients in there, like surfectants, detergents, sls, and don’t even get me started on the foaming agents! The chemicals in the common shampoo are not good for your body at all. And, since your skin (scalp) is the largest organ of […]
The weather is getting colder, and my skin keeps getting drier. I’ve started to use sweet almond oil on my body and occasionally on my face as a natural moisturizer. You can also use it in home hair treatments, in body or massage oils and other homemade beauty products.
Cold-pressed vegetable oils nourish and moisturize the hair naturally. Many vegetable oils are good for an oil hair treatment at home, but some of the best and most commonly used include olive oil, jojoba oil or coconut oil. Add herbs or essential oils for your hair type or color, or to treat dandruff naturally.
The very idea of making homemade face wash was interesting to me. I mean, wash my already oily skin (that seems to forget that my teen years are long gone) with MORE oil? I just couldn’t comprehend it. But, I have heard so many good things about the oil cleansing method, that I had to […]
Learning to make your own hand and body lotion isn’t difficult. It just takes a few simple ingredients, many you probably already have on hand.