Radiant Skin Body Scrub

Did you know that our skin is the largest organ in our body? Give it some TLC and exfoliate once a week with this hydrating lightly scented scrub that will leave your skin glowing and radiant. This scrub is made with one of nature’s gentlest exfoliators: oatmeal. Oatmeal is great at getting rid of dead skin cells and is also very soothing and healing for troubled skin. Another great exfoliator is sea salt which is rich …

 

 

Remove Mascara With Potato

  Have you ever packed quickly and gone away without your makeup remover, then found yourself wearing mascara that you really need to get off? Finding a potato is a lot easier than finding a natural allergen free remover when out of town. Try this clever tip from Wendyl in her book Recipes For A Cleaner Life about how to get your mascara off with a potato.  There’s no excuse for smudged mascara when there’s a potato …

 

 

DIY Natural Mouthwash

  This pepperminty mouthwash will fight bacteria and give you fresh breath for hours. If you’re like me you’re not fond of commercial mouthwashes (ethanol has been linked to mouth cancer) but want to keep your mouth free of germs and tasting great, give this four-ingredient recipe a try. Have a toothache or a mild infection?  Replace the peppermint essential oil with clove bud essential oil — only use one drop though, clove bud oil is …

 

 

Natural Oil Cleanser With Hemp

Having healthy beautiful skin doesn’t necessarily mean you need to spend hours each week primping and preening. A simple routine using a plant-based oil cleanser, a gentle toner, and a good quality, toxin free, natural face cream such as Green Goddess Hemp & Rosehip is all you need on a daily basis. Cleansing with a cleanser that doesn’t strip the skin of natural oils is vital. If you haven’t tried an oil cleanser perhaps now is the time; once you change over …

 

 

DIY Coconut & Hemp Face Polish

This homemade face polish recipe is one of my all-time favourites. It leaves your skin feeling refreshed, moisturised and clean. Hemp seed oil, coconut oil, and essential oils work to kill bacteria while providing nutrients and hydration. Baking soda – which is a good alternative to environmentally disastrous plastic microbeads – gently sloughs off dead skin cells, and cocoa butter soothes and seals in moisture to keep your skin looking radiant and youthful. Coconut & …