Do you know that Cleopatra loved clay, so did Nefertiti and it’s no secret that a clay can be a great one of the best pick-me-ups for the skin. Considered an important medicinal and cosmetic tool, clay, is now becoming increasingly popular as a rediscovered treatment for several skincare conditions. Doctors day clays conditions and […]
Olive oil When it comes to strategies for natural dry skin care, then olive oil is an amazing multitasker. It instantly grooms dry cuticles, works wonders on hands and elbows, removes makeup, and soothes and conditions itchy, dry skin all over the body. For example, when your skin feels extra parched, you can dab a […]
Exfoliate your face and give it a healthy glow with an all natural tomato scrub. This is one of the simplest beauty recipes ever: slice a tomato in half, cover in sugar or salt, then use the piece of tomato as a scrubber to gently exfoliate your face.
Many store-bought lotions and creams contain petroleum jelly, a crude oil byproduct. In fact, Vaseline, a favorite moisturizer for many folks during the winter, is made of petroleum jelly. Luckily, you don’t need to support big oil just to moisturize your skin! Pure coconut oil is the perfect natural alternative to petroleum jelly.
A sugar scrub is perfect to exfoliating add moisturizing those dry knees and elbows, and it’s easy as pie towhip up your own, custom-scented sugar scrub!!! What you need. Just combine two parts sugar with one part olive /coconut oi/sesame oil (sesame oil is good during the winder time)l along with 20-30 drops of your […]
Most rose water you purchase is not pure rose water but synthetic oil with water and preservatives added to it. Pure rose water is made by distilling water of roses and can also be used to flavor foods such as rice pudding and pastries. You can make about a quart of high quality rose water […]
Sometimes I use coconut flakes and oats (oats and vanilla soap) in my soap as an exfoliator to remove dead skin cells. However yesterday I made a lovely buscuits with coconut and oats! Here is a recipe (from bbc web site). Ingredients 85g porridge oats 85g desiccated coconut 100g plain flour 100g caster sugar 100g […]