Category Archives: Beauty

Benefits of a Sea Salt Body Scrub with Essential Oils

Have you ever been to a spa and had a body scrub treatment? They are the most relaxing treatments ever! You actually get a better deal when you purchase a body scrub treatment because you are also getting a relaxing massage at the same time as your massage attendant exfoliates your skin for you. ...
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Natural Dye For Red or Light Colored Hair

I am a redhead. In the winter my hair darkens to almost auburn but with a lot of copper shades. Everyday in the summer I spend hours outside in the burning desert sun. Yes, I should wear a hat but.. My hair fades in summer then darkens back in the winter. This summer I noticed some individual...
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Homemade Facial Masks for Dry Skin

If your skin is dry, it requires a special treatment and gentle care. The methods I am going to reveal are the ones my grandmother and her grandmother used to practice when there were no facial masks at the shops. They just needed to use the knowledge of their ancestry and natural products that were...
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Ginger Bath Recipe with Zing!

Why spend a fortune on expensive bath products. With a simple bath recipe and a few readily available ingredients, you can be on your way to luxurious, relaxing or invigorating baths for a fraction of the cost. When you create your own bubble bath, bath oil, or bath salts, you have complete control over what...
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12 Fragrances to Uplift The Spirit and Aid The Development of Intuition

While there are many fragrances to uplift the spirit and will aid intuition, here are 12 scents that will alter consciousness and increase your ability to contact and communicate with spirits, angels and spirit guides, along with Nature Spirits. It doesn't matter whether you use them as incense, in candles, oils or even create potpourri...
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How to Use Beetroot for Pink Lips

Who doesn't like to have pink luscious lips? And if it can come easily with beetroot, so much the better. One of the many home remedies for getting pink lips naturally is to drink beetroot juice. The scientific reason behind this is that beetroot's coloring pigments, vulgaxanthin and betanin are both antioxidant and anti-inflammatory in...
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Lip Scrubs: What Are They, How Are They Made, and When to Use Them

Lip scrubs are an important part of caring for the sensitive skin on our lips. This is especially true over the winter months when the cold air can dry the skin out, and throughout the warm summer when the sun can easily damage the lips. However, unlike lip balms, which are simply made of soft...
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The Many Uses for Lavender and Peppermint Herbs – Flowers and Essential Oils

When my 97-year-old grandmother was young, doctors in rural areas were few and far between. Depending on the size of the town there may have been one doctor who treated patient's living miles apart. Therefore, people depended on home remedies passed down through generations to treat injuries and cure illnesses. Home remedies continue to be...
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Combat Winter Gloom with a Citrus Spa

Winter days are short, cold and dreary, meaning that many of us experience changes in our mood and energy levels. While you're cooped up in the house this winter, trust the natural abilities of citrus to transform your hibernation habitat into a spa fit to fight the gloomy winter. Relax and let citrus provide a...
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