Category: Natural Skincare

Strengthening Nettle Vinegar Hair Rinse

I’m going to let you in on a little secret… my hair is weak. My hair has decided it would like to fall out in amounts more than I’d like to see and my part in my hair is getting wider. Why? Well I’m contributing it to hormones. At first it was post-nursing hormones. Did you even know that was a thing? I had no clue about post-weaning hair loss until it started happening to me. Then I got pregnant again and my hair was happy and growing again. Now that my baby is here and I’m months into...

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How to Naturally Whiten Your Teeth with Activated Charcoal

The second I got my braces off in high school, I began whitening my teeth. I finally had a set of straight teeth but they were not a pretty shade of white. I started out with many of the teeth bleaching kits that are out on the market. Did they work? Sure but I also ended up using toxins and my teeth let me know about it! After a few bleaching sessions my teeth would be extra sensitive. This will sound crazy but every night that I would bleach my teeth, I would have crazy dreams all involving teeth…...

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10 Natural Skincare Ingredients You Need

We put so many products on our body; deodorant, body wash, soaps, perfumes, makeup, hair spray. All those products have the potential of containing ingredients that can harm our bodies. Switching to natural skincare products can dramatically decrease our toxin exposure. You can buy already made natural skincare products but the truth is natural skincare products can be really very simple. In fact, odds are you already have most of the ingredients you need to make your own skincare and beauty products! There are hundreds of ingredients that you could use in natural skincare recipes but when it comes...

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Chai Spice Sugar Scrub

I remember my family getting those tetra packs of chai drinks and thinking they were crazy. I had no desire to drink that stuff. As I grew older, I remember trying a chai at a coffee shop and I was not impressed. In recent years, I’ve tried out chai tea, just the chai spice and tea steeped in water. I love that stuff! I don’t know why I never liked chai in other forms but this stuff I’m addicted to! Since falling in love with chai or more specifically chai spice, I’ve started to find new ways to use...

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10 Bloggers’ Reasons to Choose Natural Skincare Products

There once was a time when everyone made their own skincare products or if they did buy them, they bought products that were made just like homemade. Things were simpler back then. You didn’t need to read labels or wonder what the effects would be if you tried a certain brand. Today, we have so many skincare choices and that’s great. It means that we can get skincare products that best fit what our individual bodies need. However, with modern advancement comes concerns. We now have to read labels, we now have to question if the ingredients in our...

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How to Make Herb Infused Oils

Are you ready to start getting into the real natural remedy realm. Don’t get me wrong, drinking teas, making elderberry syrup, and using essential oils are definitely a part of the natural remedy world but  I didn’t feel like I was really into herbal remedies until I made my first herbal infused oil! Infusing oils are a great way to use herbs for cooking but they are amazing for medicinal purposes. The types of herbs you use will naturally result in a different infused oil. This opens up so many possibilities and many different remedies can be made but...

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Rosehip Oil – The Anti-Aging Oil

Recently I’ve shared how I discovered rosehip oil and I was even daring enough to post a no-makeup selfie of me to prove just how amazing this oil is. Coconut oil often gets praised for all of it’s amazing benefits but if you ask me, coconut oil might just have to step aside when it comes to the best skincare oil! What is Rosehip Oil? If you are like me then you probably have never heard of rosehips! Apparently roses have hips… well sort of. Rosehips are the fruit of rose bushes. That’s right, roses have fruit! Who knew?...

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