I started this post intending to write about personal updates and recounting a fun summer but somehow I ended up writing about the past. This month’s sermon series has been speaking to me so perhaps this post is necessary and will be a comfort to you. Summers always seem to be times of isolation for me which serve as an… Read More »Life Lately-Summer + Life, Love and Peace…
Learn about a new and exciting green beauty company in my Hynt Beauty review. I’ve found some amazing makeup products that I think you’re going to love and the best part is, cleaning up your makeup drawer has never been easier! Hynt Beauty is a clean makeup company that I discovered a few months ago. I’ve literally tried everything from… Read More »Hynt Beauty Review + The Perfect Makeup Look for Summer!
Photosensitivity is a reaction to the sun from a substance applied to the skin. Typically and in this post’s case, that substance is essential oils. Since many of us here love essential oils and use them in our daily life, I thought it was high time to address this concern. So let’s dive in and learn all about photosensitive essential oils.… Read More »Essential Oils and Phototoxicity…
I’m on a sun kick lately and am back to share another way I protect my skin from sun damage while still enjoying the summer. As I’ve mentioned before, I don’t use sunblock. You can read why HERE. I believe in getting a daily dose of the sun because of the vast health and mental benefits it brings. In short-the… Read More »DIY After Sun Replenishing Oil
This summer season I’ve been researching how to protect the skin and still enjoy the sun. I had heard that certain foods and supplements can help strengthen and support the skin during the months of sun exposure. I’m on a mission to preserve my skin while reaping the HUGE benefits of being in the sun. Protecting the skin from the… Read More »Skin Essentials for Summer + How to Protect Your Skin from the Inside Out.
Learn how to make a DIY tanning oil with bronzer so you can soak up the vitamin D, naturally! This recipe is simple, has only natural ingredients and smells amazing! Plus, as an added bonus, it will give your skin a subtle shimmery tan that looks amazing! Summertime and the livin’ is easy… That sums me up about now. The… Read More »DIY Tanning Oil with Bronzer
I love summer. What I love the most is how the outdoors comes alive almost overnight! Nature is a wondrous thing and magical gift but with that gift comes poison ivy, sunburns, cuts and bug bites! Over the years, I’ve written quite a few posts inspired by the great outdoors that are remedies I live by in the warmer months.… Read More »The Great Outdoors Recipe Round Up!
Bugs can be such an issue during the summer months but resorting to bug sprays filled with harmful ingredients is something that should be avoided when possible. Today, I’ve got an ingenious DIY that is perfect for repelling insects. This DIY is like a citronella candle but does not require a container or a wick. Making Bug repellent cubes is… Read More »A DIY to Try: Bug Repellent Cubes
Hi everyone! Well-I have so much to say! First off, what do you think of my new blog look? I’m continuing to tweak it because I want it to be as easy to read as possible. I would greatly appreciate your feedback!! Please comment below if you have an opinion!! I’ve been loving working on my new blog, Stealing Pretty.… Read More »Life Lately-Blog Makeover and Summer Fun!
Summer is well under way and my skin is letting me know. I thought it would be fun to share 5 of my favorite natural DIY face masks that are perfect for reviving dry, sun damaged skin usually due to heat, sun and sweat that go hand and hand with summer! I love making my own DIY masks. First… Read More »The 5 Best Natural DIY Face Masks for Summer