DIY Skin Care

Neroli Complexion Serum Recipe

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This fragrant face oil will nourish and tone the skin. Exposure to the elements and overheated homes during cooler months are two reasons people experience dry skin. Other culprits are synthetic soaps and alcohol-based toners, which strip moisture from the skin. People often assume that their faces are clean when the skin feels tight after […]

anti-wrinkle oil blend

Anti-Wrinkle Oil Blend for the Over-Fifties

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Violet leaf 5 drops Galbanum 5 drops Rose 5 drops Neroli 10 drops Lavender 3 drops Myrrh 2 drops Carrot 10 drops Bois de Rose 10 drops Evening Primrose 10 drops Borage seed 10 drops Get your dried, organic herbs, organic essential oils, bulk spices, loose leaf organic teas and aromatherapy supplies at the place […]

DIY Skin Care

Pumpkin Treats for Your Skin

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Colder weather can play some nasty tricks on your skin with its winds and chilly temperatures. But these great treats use pumpkin, the perfect icon of the season, to help nourish your skin beautifully, sloughing off dead cells to reveal the fresh new skin underneath. Pumpkin, after all, contains lots of antioxidant Vitamins A and […]

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Carrot Soap Recipe

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10 ounces Palm Oil 4 ounces Coconut Oil 2 ounces Olive Oil 2 ounces lye 4 ounces water 4 ounces carrot juice Mix lye and water. Set aside to cool. Melt oils together, set aside to cool. When oils are at 110* and lye water is at 100*, gently pour lye into oils. Add juice […]

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Rose Geranium Face Spritzer Recipe

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This tip is a little different variation on facial spritzers. The addition of witch hazel is a good astringent. 1 Tablespoon Witch Hazel 3/4 Cup Distilled Water 5 drops essential oils ( Rose Geranium is lovely ) Add to spray bottle and use as needed. Healthy, Younger-Looking Skin – Naturally The natural way to beautiful, […]

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Home Medicine for Acne โ€“ Pimple Cream

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1/2 teaspoon goldenseal root powder 1/2 teaspoon calendula powder 1/2 teaspoon green clay 14 drops tea tree oil 14 drops grapefruit seed extract Get your dried, organic herbs, organic essential oils, bulk spices, loose leaf organic teas and aromatherapy supplies at the place where we shop – StarWest Botanicals! Mix together the ingredients to form […]

DIY Skin Care

DIY Anti-Aging Oil Recipe

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Mix with 30mls of Almond oil 3 drops Frankinsense 3 drops Neroli 1 drop Lavender 3 drops Rose Get your dried, organic herbs, organic essential oils, bulk spices, loose leaf organic teas and aromatherapy supplies at the place where we shop – StarWest Botanicals! Massage into face and neck morning and night. It has certainly […]

DIY Skin Care

Elderflower Water for Acne

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This is good for blemished skin You will need the following; 1 large handfull of elderflowers 2 cups (16fl oz.) boiling water Get your dried, organic herbs, organic essential oils, bulk spices, loose leaf organic teas and aromatherapy supplies at the place where we shop – Starwest Botanicals! Directions: Rinse the elderflowers, then put them […]