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DIY Sunscreen - Easy To Make (and why YOU need this recipe)! Confession: I have been sitting on this sunscreen recipe post (and not sharing it with all of you) for a loooong time.

DIY Sunscreen - Easy To Make (and why YOU need this recipe)!

Whew! I feel better getting that out. So, just exactly why have I been sitting on this post? Well, you know that I keep it real with all of you. I tried my hand at multiple DIY sunscreen recipes last summer. So, being ‘Scratch’ Mommy, off I went into my laboratory to create my own. So, why was I holding onto this recipe for so long? Well, after the first attempt I was shocked. As many of you know, I have my own Scratch Mommy Skincare line, so I didn’t even think about putting it onto the blog…it went straight into my shop so I could offer it to all of you. Selfish? Perhaps. Please, allow me to further explain… It wasn’t until I published my easy and effective DIY deodorant recipe (with NO baking soda) that I realized just how many people LOVE the idea of DIYs, but simply don’t have either the… **Time **Money **Materials **Patience **Desire. Peppermint Chill Shampoo Bar. Get your daily dose of peppermint with this fantastic homemade shampoo bar and bring your tired hair back to life!

Peppermint Chill Shampoo Bar

The stimulating menthol will wake up those lazy hair follicles and leave them feeling hydrated…meaning no more dry and brittle ends! The cooling bar is easy to make and will leave you feeling fresh and bright! Give it a go and you’ll never revert back to store bought products again! To find out how to make this tingling treat, visit here… How To Make Your Own Un-Petroleum Jelly. Please Share This Page: Google + stumbleupon tumblr reddit.

How To Make Your Own Un-Petroleum Jelly

Healing Lip Salve Recipe. DIY Honey Shampoo. 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.

DIY Honey Shampoo

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. How To Make Homemade Soap In A Crockpot {A Photo Tutorial}One Good Thing by Jillee. This post has been a year and a half in the making.

How To Make Homemade Soap In A Crockpot {A Photo Tutorial}One Good Thing by Jillee

I hope you’ll be as excited about it as I am! ;-) Ever since I started blogging and making my own homemade versions of household products I have wanted to try making SOAP! But I was completely intimidated by the whole process. First of all it involved MATH, which is NOT my strong suit. Herbs for Weight Loss: A Recipe for Slimming Herbal Tea. Previously we discussed a few things to help us focus on developing the habit of healthy living — click here to read that post.

Herbs for Weight Loss: A Recipe for Slimming Herbal Tea

Today, I’d love to talk specifics and share a few of my most favorite herbs for weight loss, detoxification, and over all well-being. But first let me say… …herbs should not be considered a magical solution to anyone’s weight-loss efforts! Nonetheless, I do believe that they play a huge role — most effectively in the role of appetite suppression and detoxification. How to Use Rosemary for Treating Hair Loss. How to Use Rosemary for Treating Hair Loss We all desire healthy and lush hair, so hair loss or progressive thinning hair can affect us quite bad.

How to Use Rosemary for Treating Hair Loss

Hair loss (alopecia) is more common in men, and can result due to many factors, such as: genetic factors, hormonal imbalance, skin conditions, thyroid problems, nutritional deficiencies, chronic stress, harsh dyes, side effects of certain medications and more. Natural hair loss often occurs due to aging process when the hair follicles begin to shrink and produce thinner hair with a shorter life span. Although it’s not clear how rosemary works for hair loss, applying it to the scalp irritates the skin and increases blood circulation.

Photos du journal. Homemade Lotion: Peppermint Whipped Body Butter. Today I excited to share my favorite DIY recipe to date.

Homemade Lotion: Peppermint Whipped Body Butter

Two words: Homemade Lotion. Actually, I take that back. Let’s try FOUR words: Peppermint Whipped Body Butter. Mmmmmmm…. The decadent, luxurious, DIY recipe of the year! This is also a perfect DIY gift, whether you’re looking for something for the holidays, Mother’s Day, birthdays, or “just because.” Lavender Bath Salts—Homemade Gift For Your Valentine.

As some of you might know, I love creating my own homemade gifts for special occasions, such as the Meyer Lemon Sugar Scrub from not long ago.

Lavender Bath Salts—Homemade Gift For Your Valentine

For this Valentine’s Day, let me present to you, Homemade Lavender Bath Salts! I've always enjoy soaking in a tub of warm water, infused with soothing and relaxing aroma, such as lavender. It really wash away the weariness and soreness from a long day of work. This Lavender Bath Salts recipe is super simple. In a glass bowl, gently stir Epsom Salt and Dried Lavender buds together. How To Make Your Own Spa Quality Natural / Herbal Product Range. If you are a first-time visitor, please be sure to like us on Facebook and receive our exciting and innovative tutorials on herbs and natural health topics!

How To Make Your Own Spa Quality Natural / Herbal Product Range

Bubble baths, hand crafted soaps, home fragrance products, candles, scrubs, polishes, lotions, balms, lotions, creams, butters, aromatherapy massage blends, potpourri and more…. this is an absolutely amazing guide and a must-have if you are seriously interested in making your own products! The range and depth of info in the guide is amazing – Download the guide here: Herbs For Skin. Top 10 Herbs For Skin image to repin / shareHerbs background pic © Elena Moiseeva - Please share this page: Google + StumbleUpon Reddit.

Homemade Natural Beauty Products - 7 Ingredients and 20+ recipes. Make Your Own Petroleum {FREE} JellyOne Good Thing by Jillee. Whitening Tooth Powder – A Homemade and Natural Brushing Option. Finding a good toothpaste can be difficult. Detergents, artificial colors, and chemical sweeteners have been added to most of the commercial toothpaste on store shelves.

Allow me to make this simple for you – some of those chemicals and additives that reside in store-bought toothpaste can be toxic to your health. (Check out our recent article on toxins in your toothpaste to learn more.) If you’re not already making a simple homemade toothpaste, we encourage you to consider it as a way to avoid harmful chemicals in your personal care routine. Discover the Most Extraordinary Uses for Epsom Salt. Epsom salts, my granny’s secret being rediscovered… Epsom salts, or magnesium sulfate, is a natural occurring mineral first discovered in a bitter saline spring in Epsom, England. Traditionally used as a bath salt, these days we can find them in many of our beauty and household products. Even gardeners use them to improve their crops. Fresh Picked Beauty: Tea Tree Oil Face Cream. Update: This has been one of my most popular posts and I have received a ton of email from folks about it. The majority of the emails were from those that wanted to use this on oily and blemish-prone skin but found that the rich Shea butter, sesame oil and cocoa butter were way too rich for their skin.

I also received a fair share of emails asking that I reduce the number of ingredients and also convert the measurements to teaspoons and tablespoons instead of grams. I am sure you will enjoy this NEW & Improved simple and effective skin care recipe. Tea Tree Oil Face CreamMakes 2 ounces 1/2 tablespoon Mountain Rose Herbs Witch Hazel Extract 1 tablespoon Rosewater 1 tablespoon Mountain Rose Herbs Jojoba Oil 1/2 tablespoon Mountain Rose Herbs Hazelnut Oil 3/4 teaspoon Mountain Rose Herbs Stearic Acid 2 teaspoons Mountain Rose Herbs Emulsifying Wax-NF 40 drops Tea Tree Essential Oil Measure out the ingredients into three separate containers.

10 Natural Body Care Products Anyone Can Make! Homemade Salve for Pregnancy and Stretch Marks - DIY Tutorial. Soap Making 101 - Making Cold Process Soap. While there are other methods of making soap (hot process and melt & pour), this tutorial will provide a basic overview on how to make your own all natural cold process soaps. It will be added to the Soapmaking page on my blog along with other helpful links and recipes; so be sure to bookmark or pin it for easy reference. (For more in-depth information including tips on coloring soap naturally, how to read a lye calculator, plus 25 of my favorite palm oil free recipes, check out my ebook: Natural Soap Making: Cold Process Basics & Recipes!) Making soap is one of my favorite hobbies. There are so many ways to personalize a single recipe, that I rarely make the same soap twice!

How To Make Amazing Homemade Solid Perfumes Using All Natural Ingredients. Homemade Calamine Lotion. A couple of weeks ago, my daughter suddenly and mysteriously broke out in hives. So, of course, the first thing I did was to go to our Facebook page and asked for the sage advice of all the mamas there. (Thank you, mamas!) DIY Lavender and Rose Deodorant - JoJo and Eloise. Body Oder can be a “TOUCHY” subject. Body Butter Recipe. *Because of the popularity of this recipe on pinterest, I am getting many, many questions that are more suited for an expert. This is a raw food site, this was my first attempt at body butter, it worked better than I could have hoped for and if you make this recipe as stated, it will work great for you too!! How To Make All-Natural Mascara And Eyeliner. Make Your Own Homemade Honey Mint Mouthwash. 22 Home Remedies For Acne. How to Make Homemade Cocoa Mint Soap. Lemon Sugar Skin Scrub — Homegrown & Healthy.

A Recipe for Natural Homemade Sunscreen. With spring here, and the anticipation of outdoor adventures on the horizon, now’s the perfect time to start talking about natural protection from the sun! We all know that protecting our skin — the body’s largest organ – from the sun is super important; but sadly, so many of the commercially-prepared sunscreens on the market are laden with harmful chemicals that could actually end up exposing us to the very toxins we are trying to protect ourselves from.

The good news is…there are ways to make your own natural sunscreens at home – not only will this save you money, but it will give you greater peace of mind in knowing exactly what has gone into making it. The Everything Soap Blog: {recipe} Best Natural Deodorant. Why Use Natural Deodorant Mainly, striving to be healthy, eco-friendly and natural - commercial deodorants contain anywhere around 25% aluminum salts. Then you have the parabens and triclosan, which is a great eco hurter. Every day we're just painting the stuff on, and for women, on broken skin sometimes. Homemade Lavender Soap Tutorial. How To Color Your Hair Using All Natural Herbal Ingredients. How To Make Your Own Calamine Lotion For Skin Care. Photos du journal. Photos du journal. Photos du journal. Photos du journal.

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Naturally Whitening Tooth Powder Recipe. Best Way to Whiten Teeth Naturally With an Charcoal. Photos du journal. Photos du journal. Squeezable Homemade Toothpaste Recipe (Remineralizing) Homemade toothpaste. DIY Toothpaste. DIY remineralizing toothpaste. Oil Pulling: Ancient Secret for Optimal Health. The “Naughty” Skin Care Ingredient You Absolutely Must Try! Lemon for beautiful skin. Make Your Own Homemade Hairspray and Hair DetanglerOne Good Thing by Jillee. Natural remedies for healthy hair. Holistic Chick: Tricks of the Trade (3) - Using Tea as a Natural Hair Dye! Beautiful hair. Shampoo Bar Soap Recipe.

DIY natural deodorant. Homemade Soap Recipe with Herbs and Citrus.