Archive of ‘Beauty’ category

DIY: Pumpkin Spice Body Scrub

DIY Pumpkin Spice Body Scrub

Who doesn’t love Fall? The crisp air, the leaves changing colours and of course the smell of pumpkin spice.

This easy DIY pumpkin spice body scrub can be made in as little as five minutes and it smells so good. Not only that, but it’s all natural and it’s the perfect addition to your beauty regimen.

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DIY: Lavender Facial Mist For Clear Skin

DIY Lavender Facial Mist For Clear Skin

Most people are familiar with lavender as a sedative, a flowering plant that calms nerves, helps with anxiety, depression and stress. What most people don’t know, is that lavender has some beautifying properties as well.

Lavender which is an antiseptic and has anti-inflammatory properties can help with acne, reduce swelling, redness, and even helps with eczema by relieving itching. Lavender also helps with skin ageing by boosting the circulatory system increasing flows of oxygen and nutrients to stem cells, meaning less wrinkles.

I am going to teach you how to create a refreshing and easy facial mist that will help you with acne. This spray has helped me tremendously. My skin feels a lot softer and I have noticed fewer breakouts.

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DIY Beauty: Microdermabrasion Scrub For Under $2

DIY Microdermabrasion ScrubDIY Microdermabrasion Scrub

After cleansing our body from within (here’s my simple detox water recipe), it’s time to get rid of dead skin and debris on our face.

This is a simple microdermabrasion scrub recipe that you can do yourself at home and the best part, it’s under $2!

Microdermabrasion treatments are pretty expensive but this simple DIY will help buff away any dead skin that you may have as well as clean your pores.

Of course, an actual microdermabrasion session is more effective as it really gets rid of the stratum corneum which is your topmost layer of skin but for now this should suffice.

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DIY Beauty: Detox Water Recipe For Clear Skin

Detox Water For Clear Skin

Out with the old and in with the new. With spring on the horizon, it’s time to get rid of that dull wintery dry skin.

With a few simple ingredients, you can detoxify your body and help achieve clear beautiful skin.

Here’s what you need:

1 medium cucumber – Cucumbers are already an excellent source of hydration as they are made mostly from water. They also contain anti-inflammatory properties.

1 medium sized lemon – Lemon has great detoxification properties. It helps cleanse and alkalize the body.

10-12 mint leaves – Not only does mint aid in digestion, it also gives this recipe a fresh crisp taste.

Instructions:

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