Category: Natural Skincare

Deep Cleaning Activated Charcoal Scrub

Odds are you’ve heard of activated charcoal by now. It’s one of the newer trends in the natural living world, definitely in the natural beauty world! You’ve likely seen my activated charcoal face mask or my post on whitening your teeth with activated charcoal so it should come as no surprise that I’ve come up with yet another way to love using activated charcoal! Today, I’m sharing my deep cleaning activated charcoal scrub! I love a good sugar scrub and I’ve got quite a few on this blog already but I am always up for more scrubs to add...

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Rejuvenating Pine Vinegar Hair Rinse

It should come as no surprise that I’m a lover of herbal hair rinses! I’ve got a strengthening nettle hair rinse, hibiscus hair rinse, and the ever popular calming lavender hair rinse. So is it really surprising that I’m coming at you with yet another vinegar hair rinse? I think not! Today it’s this rejuvenating pine vinegar hair rinse. Pine? As in pine trees? That’s correct! Did you know that pine (or if you are wondering what to do with that Christmas tree on December 26th, fir trees work pretty interchangeably with pine) is a great herb to use....

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DIY Christmas Bath Confetti

I was so excited when I came up with my DIY Herbal Bath Confetti tutorial. I mean it’s the easiest DIY ever and it’s such a fun thing to make! Not to mention that there were no tutorials out there for natural bath confetti like this! (How is that even possible?) But I knew as I was making it (in late November) that it would make a great holiday gift which meant, I quickly brought out my supplies and started making these DIY Christmas Bath Confetti. It was the only logical thing to do! Like I mentioned, DIY bath...

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DIY Herbal Bath Confetti

Are you ready for possibly the neatest DIY’s out there? DIY Herbal Bath Confetti! Oh yeah!! I used to use bath confetti as a kid/teen and then I totally forgot that it was even a thing. Possibly because bath bombs became all the rage but more likely because I started cutting out skincare products that have questionable ingredients… not that there’s much in bath confetti. It’s pretty much paper and soap but of course it’s also often dyes and scented. As I was recently remembered bath confetti and I now have girls of my own who would just love...

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Pumpkin Spice Face Mask

I know, I know… pumpkin spice is everywhere, do we really need another pumpkin spice anything? Yes, yes we do! However, this time we’ll move away from the edible versions of pumpkin spice and instead we are going to play around with how it benefits the skin in this pumpkin spice face mask! Maybe you have leftover pumpkins after Halloween, maybe you have left over pumpkin puree after making a pumpkin spice smoothie, or perhaps you just whipped up a nice big patch of homemade pumpkin puree and you are thinking…. what else can I use all this pumpkin...

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52 DIY Face Mask Recipes

There is nothing like taking a few minutes out of the day and relaxing with a nice face mask. Face masks are an easy way to give our skin some love. Face masks come in a wide variety. You could spend thousands of dollars in store bought face masks but why buy when you can DIY? DIY face masks are incredibly easy to make and you likely already have the ingredients to make them! Most skincare ingredients are hiding in your pantry! This makes diy face masks incredibly affordable! I love easy and affordable, don’t you?! But why make one face mask when you could...

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Soothing Lavender Chamomile Face Mask

Does your face ever tell you that it’s in dire need of calming down? The weather, the beauty products, the dirt and grim of our daily lives can really take a toll on your face. A great way to calm down your face is with a face mask! Face masks in and of themselves are relaxing. They make us take a break for our busy lives and for just a few minutes take some time for pampering…. even if you multitask and continue doing chores while wearing a face mask you will still feel a bit calmer and your...

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