DIY Winter Lotion for Ashy, Thirsty Skin
Body Care Jennifer Phillips

DIY Winter Lotion for Ashy, Thirsty Skin

Does your skin need a tall drink of water or oil for that matter? Mine sure does so I decided to go off the rails of my normal DIY Firming Oil and whip up a DIY Winter Lotion to rejuvenate my pale, ashy and thirsty skin!  It’s so important to take care of our skin and one of the most important practices…

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January 26, 2021
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DIY Almond Cocoa Body Lotion
DIY Skin Care Jennifer Phillips

DIY Almond Cocoa Body Lotion

I’ve been a lotion making fool these days!  It’s been quite sometime since I’ve posted a lotion DIY so in the midst of all the DIYing, I thought I’d share what I was up to!  Since summer days are right around the corner, I wanted to create a moisturizer that would not only nourish my skin before I dare to wear shorts…

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May 22, 2019
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Trouble Shooting Homemade Lotion
DIY Skin Care Jennifer Phillips

Trouble Shooting Homemade Lotion

I know that making lotion can be daunting so I wrote THIS beginner’s guide to lotion making with only a 3 ingredient recipe.  Lately, I’ve been on a lotion making kick on a mission to make a thick, super moisturizing lotion that I need for my legs and heels.  I’ve discovered a few new tricks and befriended an expert in making skin…

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May 17, 2019
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DIY Hyaluronic Acid Anti Aging Cream
DIY Skin Care Jennifer Phillips

DIY Hyaluronic Acid Anti Aging Cream

This DIY has been a LONG TIME COMING.  I’ve had so many requests for a DIY hyaluronic acid anti aging 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…

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September 1, 2017
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DIY Cooling Foot Lotion
Body Care Jennifer Phillips

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…

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August 3, 2017
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Homemade After Sun Relief Lotion
DIY Skin Care Jennifer Phillips

Homemade After Sun Relief Lotion

Lately I have been a lotion makin’ fool! It’s just so rewarding to create a rich, creamy moisturizer that your skin literally drinks up!  Being aware of each and every ingredient is a rare thing in the skin care world.  Did you know that the skin care industry isn’t regulated like the food industry?  There is no guarantee that what is printed…

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July 7, 2015
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The EASIEST Lotion Recipe Anyone Can Make!!
DIY Skin Care Jennifer Phillips

The EASIEST Lotion Recipe Anyone Can Make!!

Many of you have asked me if you can ditch the emulsifying wax in my other DIY cream recipes and use beeswax instead.  With quite the know-it-all stance, I quickly assured you that beeswax would not properly bind oil and water.  I had tried this method in my early days of experimenting with DIYs and created the most greasy, non-cohesive “cream”.  It…

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March 31, 2015
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DIY Baby Lotion
Baby Care Jennifer Phillips

DIY Baby Lotion

It’s baby week at Jenni Raincloud!  My “baby” is coming frighteningly close to growing into a little girl.  Let me tell you, I’m holding onto that last ounce of baby as long as I can!  I’m not even anxious to potty train her and a big girl bed-I can’t even deal.  So, before my baby days are behind me, I wanted to…

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April 8, 2014
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DIY Firming Eye Cream
DIY Skin Care Jennifer Phillips

DIY Firming Eye Cream

There are so many good reason you should make a DIY Firming Eye Cream. One, you could not go to a department store or spa and get this amazing of an eye treatment.  It’s that good. Two, making lotion is so rewarding and fun. Three, there are so many crazy wrong ingredients in over the counter anti aging products but this one…

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February 14, 2014
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DIY Olive Oil and Lavender Cleanser and Face Cream
DIY Skin Care Jennifer Phillips

DIY Olive Oil and Lavender Cleanser and …

  Olive Oil is one of my favorite oils to use in my homemade moisturizers and cleansers.  It is so healthy for the skin and hair!  It is packed full of antioxidants and vitamins.  I bet you didn’t think you could make a super easy DIY olive oil and lavender cleanser and face cream!   Vitamin A is a healing and rebuilding vitamin…

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August 30, 2013
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