DIY vegan beauty products

DIY Obsessive Compulsive Cosmetics RTW Lip Tars

Guest post by Natacha Cole. Do you still have the wildly popular Lip Tars from Obsessive Compulsive Cosmetics (OCC) in their original packaging lying around? I do. Even before they launched their user-friendly RTW (ready-to-wear) version of...
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August 23, 2016By Leave A Comment!

DIY 3-Ingredient Solid Perfume {Vegan}

I know y’all love DIY beauty posts, so enjoy this extremely easy-peasy recipe for homemade vegan perfume! You’re totally gonna feel like a boss having made it from scratch. DIY 3-Ingredient Solid Perfume 2 tsp candelilla wax 2 tsp...
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May 31, 2016By Leave A Comment!

DIY Uplifting Essential Oil Room Spray

Let’s talk smellies, the household cover-up kind. Did you know that most conventional are fresheners are chock full of potentially harmful ingredients? A recent University of Washington study found that eight unnamed, widely used U.S....
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January 20, 2016By Leave A Comment!

Jojoba Oil Benefits + DIY Solid Perfume Recipe

Jojoba oil one of my ultimate beauty staples. I use it as a moisturizer, makeup remover, cleanser,  hair detangler, massage oil, basically everything. It’s also my favorite carrier oil when it comes to making DIY beauty products. It’s...
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December 16, 2015By Leave A Comment!

DIY All-Natural Vegan Mascara

Most mainstream mascaras contain not-so-sexy, toxic ingredients (e.g. 2-Propanol, Butylated Hydroxyanisole, Diethyl Phthalate, Aluminum, Butylated Hydroxytoluene, Propylene Glycol, Butyl Paraben, Isobutylparaben, Isopropyl Paraben, Methyl...
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December 3, 2015By 5 Comments

DIY Anti-Aging Turmeric Face Mask

If you don’t have the time or extra mulah to splurge on a pricey spa facial, try this super simple anti-aging mask at home. Rockstar ingredients: Turmeric isn’t just a wonderful spice for curries and tofu scrambles – it works...
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December 2, 2015By 4 Comments

DIY Flaxseed Scrub [RECIPE]

Let’s talk flax seeds. They. Are. The. Shit. The end. 😉 Ha seriously, they’re packed with omega-3 and omega-6 fatty acids and they increase your body’s natural oil production, helping keep your skin youthful and soft. They’re...
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September 10, 2015By 3 Comments

DIY Bug Repellant

When I was a wee tot, my mama always told me I had sweet blood because insects liked to bite the sh*t out me… even to this day, I’m a bug magnet, and it sucks. You know what sucks even more? Those pesky betches aren’t usin’...
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August 11, 2015By 1 Comment

5 All-Natural DIY Zit Zappers

Acne, blemishes, spots, zits –  whatever you wanna call ’em, we’re here to annihilate every last one, but we’re gonna do so in a friendly, all-natural, eco-friendly, crunchy way. 😉 That’s right, Retin-A &...
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July 21, 2015By 3 Comments

DIY Lemon Poppy Seed Cookie Scrub

The following is a guest post by YouBeauty Expert Julie Ricevuto. With beach season upon us, your skin is in the spotlight. Yet, if you’re anything like the rest of us, the dry winter months have left you in need of a little TLS: Tender Loving...
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June 4, 2015By Leave A Comment!

Natural Oils with SPF + DIY Sunscreen Recipe

Even though my name is Sunny, I’m totally like a vampire when it comes to sunshiny rays. I love me some vitamin D (sourced from the sun), but I know that too much sun exposure can cause liver/sun spots, dilated blood vessels, wrinkles,...
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May 21, 2015By Leave A Comment!

Garden Collage Startup Launch & DIY Lemon Tomato Mask

This is a sponsored post.  Calling all green thumbs and garden lovers! Garden Collage, a NYC based startup that launched in early April, features gardens from around the world, tips and DIY projects. They cover gardens in a fresh new way,...
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May 11, 2015By Leave A Comment!
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