Category Archive: Bath & Body

Jul 11

Achieve Glowing Skin with Homemade Honey Recipes

Between chlorine from pools and the sun’s UV rays, summer can be a damaging time for your skin. But you can easily restore your natural glow with a popular secret ingredient among do-it-yourselfers for soft, supple skin and shiny, healthy hair — honey. Find recipes here…

May 20

May 2017 Ipsy Bag Reveal

This month I received my very first Ipsy bag! I have to say overall, I’m very pleased! I received two full size products and I just adore the adorable make-up bag. Here’s a rundown of what I received…

Feb 04

Make This Birds of Paradise Tropical Soap for Valentine’s Day

Here’s a functional and whimsical gift idea for your loved ones – Birds of Paradise tropical scented pure coconut oil soap! The fragrances in this soap combine sweet and tangy fruity scents with island hibiscus, making for a true tropical getaway. Find out how here.

Jan 01

Condition Your Hair Naturally in the New Year with Coconut Oil

Natural Hair Conditioner… Use Organic Coconut Oil! Last week, while we were preparing for our niece’s wedding, Rob took a picture of me with Katie and Ricky (bride and groom) at the wedding venue. When I saw the picture, I said, “What is that on my head that’s supposed to be my hair?!” Granted, it …

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Dec 19

How to Make an Invigorating Lemon Verbena Sugar Scrub

It’s been in the single digits and snowy here this weekend, so I’ve been transforming the snow day into a spa day with this invigorating, easy-to-make sugar scrub!  I chose this scent for today because in the aromatherapy world, lemon verbena is a naturally uplifting scent combination, which is great for a cold day like …

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Dec 01

How to Make Festive Christmas Bath Bombs

Looking for that perfect, unique handmade holiday gift idea?  Here’s a lovely and useful gift idea! Bath bombs are an excellent choice for a handmade Christmas gift or stocking stuffer. It’s a good idea to make a big batch at the beginning of the Christmas season to keep on hand for hostess gifts or last …

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Oct 11

Pumpkin DIY Beauty Recipes

Let’s be honest, what else is there to do with all that leftover pumpkin you have from Halloween? Buckets and buckets of the stuff, all the insides from those carving-jobs you did with the kids. There’s only so much pumpkin pie you can make plus it’s not a recipe to suit everyone’s taste. There is …

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Sep 18

Blending Fragrance Chords

I’ve played music for thirty years now, which is why I love thinking of blending fragrances in musical terms. Just like in music, fragrances have notes that range from high to low, and creating a balanced fragrance chord is a great way to achieve a complex, interesting blend Read the rest of Blending Fragrance Chords after the jump!

May 08

How To Make Easy Whipped Coconut Oil Body Butter

Today I made a fresh batch of coconut oil body butter with coconut lime fragrance oil – my favorite bath & body scent!  And the best part is that it only took a few minutes! Learn how to make your own Whipped Coconut Oil Body Butter after the jump…

May 01

How To Make Pure Coconut Oil Soap

For most soap recipes, you have to have a mix of several different oils to achieve a good soap that is moisturizing, cleansing, and hard a nice hardness. However, with coconut oil, there is a way to get around having such a complicated soap recipe, and that is by superfatting. Find out how after the …

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