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.… Read More »Ultramoisturizing Lotion via Glow by Nadia Neumann
DIY Face Moisturizers
Keeping your skin well moisturizing is key when it comes to healthy, happy skin. Enjoy my collection of diy face moisturizers for all skin types as well as skin concerns.
As I posted a few weeks ago, I had quite the shopping spree at Mountain Rose Herbs, where I purchase about 90% of all my skin care ingredients. I blindly chose a few oils that were affordable not really knowing what they were good for. Turns out, several of them are perfect for oilier skin types and known to not… Read More »DIY Acne Clearing Moisturizer
Calendula is the ultimate healing flower that is antimicrobial and anti fungal as well as a powerful anti inflammatory! It is the perfect oil to use in a healing balm or even in skin care! So, before I share a couple of recipes using Calendula Infused Oil, we must learn how to properly infuse the oil first! There are 2… Read More »How to Infuse Oil with Calendula Flowers
I talked about the exciting skin benefits of Squalane last week. Read all about it HERE. Today I’m sharing a DIY Squalane Serum perfect for most skin types. I have been using this serum for over a week now and am loving it! I have very dry skin and this year it’s gotten away from me to where it’s hard getting… Read More »DIY Squalane Serum
Squalane is an up and coming beauty product that has numerous benefits and when sourced properly, is organic, vegan and great for all skin types! Squalane belongs to the oil family. It is found naturally in our skin and helps with cell function, elasticity and hydration. By around the age of 25, the amount of squalane in our skin begins… Read More »Ingredients Spotlight: Squalane
It’s high time we had a discussion about Argan oil. It is a truly amazing and rare oil with a rich history and massive benefits for the skin and hair. In the past I have found that it is hard to source truly legit argan oil but I’m happy to tell you I’ve found a reputable source and literally compare… Read More »Benefits of Argan Oil
I’m so excited about this coQ10 sea buckthorn DIY face oil with two of the most anti aging ingredients out there! I have been using this DIY coQ10 Sea Buckthorn face oil for over a year now and love it. It is so incredibly nourishing as well as smoothing! When coQ10 is combined with sea buckthorn oil, you get one… Read More »DIY coQ10 Sea Buckthorn Facial Oil
Which form of moisturizer is more effective-a lotion or an oil? I’ve been getting this question a lot lately and have come to form a very strong opinion on the debate! Let me break this question down and shed some light on the inner workings of both products. Lotions are OH SO creamy, cold and lovely, right?! I agree. I… Read More »Facial Oils vs. Facial Creams-Which one is better?
I’m sure most of you have heard of coQ10. It’s a buzz word in the skin care industry. Today, let’s talk about all the coQ10 skin benefits and how we can make a SUPER SIMPLE DIY face oil!! CoQ10 is somewhat similar to hyaluronic acid and collagen. Our bodies naturally produce all 3. As we get older, our bodies production… Read More »coQ10 Skin Benefits Plus DIY Face Oil!
Meet Wild Rose…. Not to be confused with Black Betty. Ha, Ha. Every time I look at the above picture I think of some passionate, man chasin’ whiskey drinkin’ woman of the night-But this post is totally not about that. I wrote a couple of posts a few months back about Neal’s Yard Remedies. They are an English botanically based… Read More »Multi Purpose Beauty Balm DIY…