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Vanilla Clove Body Oil Spray {aka Man Magnet Spray} 50 Ways to Use Coconut Oil. Scientific research on coconut oil has revealed health benefits that affect your entire body, inside and out. You've heard good things about it and now you have a tub of it sitting in your pantry. So how do you use coconut oil? Uses for Coconut Oil We asked our Facebook fans and coworkers how they use coconut oil. This post lists 50 different ways to use coconut oil and it also links out to a bunch of DIY coconut oil recipes to help you try the different uses.

Pin this post to save it for later and to share these great ideas! If you read the entire post and decide you want to try coconut oil, you can buy some right here at Click Here to Buy Our Top-Rated Coconut Oil (Over 280 customer reviews rate it 4.9/5!) Now, let's get on to the amazing ways people use coconut oil to better their life. Cooking and Eating 1) Cooking at High Heat - Some oils are unsafe to cook with at high temperatures, coconut oil is a great alternative. Coconut Oil Skin Care and Beauty. 20 Amazing Eye Makeup Tutorials 20-Amazing-Eye-Makeup-Tutorials-1 – Planet of Women- Health, Fashion & Beauty. DIY Tooth Whitener. Are you a soda/coffee/tea drinker who’s looking for a quick and easy way to brighten up those used-to-be pearly whites? Look no further—we have a do-it-yourself recipe that can help! The magical ingredient in this DIY beauty blend is strawberry.

Strawberries contain malic acid, which helps remove tooth discoloration. Mix a mashed berry with a little baking soda and―Bam! This concoction is cruelty-free, cheap, and super-easy to whip up. Sunny’s DIY Tooth Whitener1 ripe strawberry 1/2 tsp. baking soda In a cup or glass, mash the strawberry and add the baking soda. Voilà! Marbling with Nail Polish. Images and text by Amy Christie for Design Mom Upon reading my DIY magazine last month, I was really excited at the tutorial for using nail polish to marble slick-surface furniture.

The polish really sticks! Well, I don’t have any furniture pieces needing a new look but I wondered if the same materials could be used on non-furniture, non-slick surfaced items. My findings? I did a bunch of experimenting and found that nail polish and water offer up an extremely easy way to marble just about anything you desire — from glass to wood to metal to cardboard. It would be a fun technique for bridal shower favors, or making simple jewelry boxes at a birthday party for your daughter. And with the seemingly limitless color selection in polish now a days, there is sure to be a color scheme to your liking. Supplies: -fingernail polish - new is best for freshness and liquidity but price point is your choice! Also important, make sure the work area is well-ventilated.

Beginning dropping in the polish. Noelle Speaks: Grow Healthy Hair Naturally - Proven and Tested. Homemade mascara: All natural and eye friendly. Why homemade mascara? For some time now my entire makeup routine has been a dab of lip balm and a quick brush of mascara. But I still wondered if these two little “makeup essentials” were really good for me. Being the hippie-lovin’-green-livin’ type gal that I am, I was pretty sure the answer was “no.” And that’s why I’m here to share my all natural homemade mascara recipe with you. What is in mascara anyway? Mascara dates back to ancient Eygpt. Cosmetics are very loosely regulated by the FDA. I’ve been using an organic “all natural” mascara for the past couple of years. But even this (more expensive) organic brand was full of ingredients that I didn’t quite feel safe about.

Why I love my homemade mascara My first attempt at homemade mascara wasn’t very impressive. This homemade mascara does a great job darkening, separating, and conditioning the lashes. The recipe is really easy. DIY all natural homemade mascara What you’ll need: Directions: 1. 2. 3. 4. 5. 6. What do you think? Fantastic Easy Hairstyle for the DIY Bride/Bridesmaid {Sunday Beauty School}

I know I talked hair last week BUT I just have to share this with you! Being a straight and rather flat haired girl myself, I have tried every which way to bring a little bit of curl into my life with limited success. I’ve bought heated round brushes, velcro rollers, curling tongs in various shapes and sizes, those foam bendy things, rags (Victorian chic don’t you know) and heated rollers.

But none have given me the curls I crave and most of them have damaged my hair. But, the other day, I was indulging in a little pinning on Pinterest. (Read more about my love affair with Pinterest here) when low and behold, I found an easy peasy tutorial on how to achieve Vintage curls in 10 minutes with no heat required! Genius. Here is a before and after shot of a girl who tried it out and was so pleased with the results she blogged about it.

And click here for the original YouTube Tutorial by Maria from ‘The Lipstick Diaries’. Enjoy: And here’s my results >> Apologies for looking so sleepy! Hairstyles | Spark. DIY Honey Shampoo Method. If you had told me last year that my shelf of hair care products would be reduced to a homemade honey shampoo, I would not have believed you. Shampoo, conditioner, conditioning mask and painfully pricey anti-frizz serum… how could humble honey replace all of that? Let me start at the beginning. This past year, I’ve been on a crazy hippie journey to eliminate toxic products from my life. Now, I’m excited to say that all of my body care items are homemade and non toxic. This includes: toothpaste, deodorant, body moisturizer (a blend of coconut oil, emu oil and essential oils), facial oil, and facial toner.

I tried numerous types of DIY shampoos, including the no ‘poo method, but I was never happy. I’ve been washing my hair with this DIY honey shampoo for the past month and I LOVE the results! The pH of the scalp is between 4 and 7, and the pH of honey is about 4. Want to ditch the chemicals in regular shampoo and renew your scalp? Ingredients Instructions How to store the honey shampoo.