baby sunscreen

 

DIY Natural Sunscreen

One of the most chemically loaded substances we put on our bodies is sunscreen. A simple natural alternative is zinc oxide cream, which you can get at your chemist, and I advise using that on children under six months old. This recipe works well for me and I usually wear about a factor 20 sunscreen. I re-apply after a couple …

 

 

Recipe – Rub-on Coconut Deodorant

 Rub-on Coconut Deodorant 1/4 cup of baking soda 1/4 cup of arrowroot 4 Tb coconut oil softened 1/4 tsp essential oil of your choice or none if you want it to be unscented 1 tsp rosewater Mix all the ingredients together to make a paste. Use 1/4 tsp on your fingertip and rub on your armpits. In hot weather this …

 

 

All Purpose Body Wash

This is a very easy body wash to make to use as a hand cleaner or in the shower. It won’t dry your skin out because it uses gentle castile soap and you can flavour it with whatever essential oils you like. It is important to use a foaming dispenser to make it last a long time. 100ml liquid castile …