DIY Natural Fabric Softener

DIY Natural Fabric Softener

Believe it or not, fabric softener is one of the most toxic household items that you can use for yourself and your family.  Most fabric softeners, even though they smell REALLY good, are loaded with toxic chemicals (including hazardous waste) that can cause central nervous system disorders, cancer, reproductive system problems, respiratory problems, skin irritation […]

DIY Strawberry Lip Scrub

DIY Strawberry Lip Scrub

The dry, colder winter air often brings dry, cracked lips. If your lips are experiencing some flakiness or dead skin cell build up, then I recommend making this very simple lip scrub. If you choose to use the strawberry in it, any remaining scrub will need to be stored in the fridge, and will last […]

DIY Avocado Hair Mask

DIY Avocado Hair Mask

When I switched to only using natural products, the most challenging part of transitioning was finding some really good, effective products for my hair.  I tried countless shampoos until I finally found one that I love. Even though I love the shampoo that I use, I still love giving my hair a little extra TLC […]

DIY Recipe for Dry Shampoo

DIY Recipe for Dry Shampoo

While skin care is my specialty, because I’m so familiar with truly natural ingredients, I am often asked about natural hair care products. The hair work very similar to the skin in terms of how it produces oil.  If you have oily hair, chances are you wash your hair every day, but it’s actually not […]