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Hyaluronic Acid Anti Aging Cream

This DIY has been a LONG TIME COMING.  I've had so many requests for a Hyaluronic Acid Cream that I couldn't refuse.  This DIY, while is made in 2 parts-turned out to be less complicated then I thought it would be.  This cream turned out light, fluffy and absorbs into the skin quickly.  Why would you want to make an HA cream, you ask?  Well, Hyaluronic acid is a substance that gives the skin hydration.  It plumps the skin leaving it looking youthful and smooth.  Because I use a high molecular … [Read more...]

DIY Cooling Foot Lotion

Barefoot all summer too?  Going barefoot or even wearing sandals can wreak havoc on your heels.  Not to mention the effects of swimming and being in the sun can dry moisture from your skin.  I made a Heel Balm HERE a while ago but sometimes I like a cream that will soak in more quickly.  With balms, wearing socks overnight is a must and that just doesn't work for most of us in the summer.  So today, get ready because we are making a lotion that will moisturize, sooth and even cool your … [Read more...]

Ultramoisturizing Lotion via Glow by Nadia Neumann

Body Unburdened, a blog by Nadia Neumann is one of my favorite blogs.  When she came out with a book, I couldn't wait to read it.  Nadia is a Nutritional Therapy Practitioner and digs deep when it comes to all things health.  She's also a fellow DIYer when it comes to skin care!  Her new book, Glow does not disappoint.  With a section full of vital information on how the foods you eat effect your skin, loads of healthy food recipes for beautiful skin and several simple DIY skin care recipes, … [Read more...]

Fast Absorbing Body Butter w/ Hibiscus

Summer is here and I don't know about you but I'm in need of some serious moisture!  Winter has left my skin ashy and dull so after finding out mango butter and sesame oil are fast absorbing, it made me think about how great it would be to make an effective body moisturizer that would actually soak in rather then setting on top of the skin.  I decided to make a body butter rather then a body cream in order to make the most effective product.  Since creams contain about 80% water, a body butter … [Read more...]

Shea Butter Benefits-Encourage Collagen!

I LOVE shea butter.  It's in my top 5 DIY ingredient must-haves but I actually don't always end up putting it in a recipe.  I like to use it all on it's own!  Shea butter has so many amazing properties.  Basically, you get a lot of bang for your buck with shea butter.   Shea butter has tons of uses and offers so many benefits for not only the skin but also the hair! Shea butter comes from the nuts of the shea tree in western parts of Africa.  It has been used for centuries to nourish skin and … [Read more...]

DIY Coconut Lotion Bars

Lotion bars are really popular in the "DIY skin care world".  They are all over Pinterest.  I have avoided them due to possible messiness and inconvenience.  Well, I'm glad I bit the bullet and made some because they are so helpful for dry skin.  Plus, for those of you looking for something a bit more solid then yesterday's Body Oil, these are for you! Plus, they are just so cute! What You'll Need: Molds Coconut Oil Shea Butter Beeswax Vitamin E Oil (optional) Essential … [Read more...]

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