Tag: DIY beauty

DIY Avocado Lemon Hair Mask

Last week I had a mexican fiesta in my hair! Okay not really, but kinda. You see, I recently discovered an extremely simple yet highly effective vegan hair paste that I absolutely LOVE! The first time I applied it, it felt like I had just replaced...

October 3, 2012By 5 Comments

Beer Beauty Recipes

Did you know beer has amazing skin and hair benefits? It’s loaded with antioxidants that can help give you a clear complexion (with its awesome antibacterial properties) and mega super shiny hair (with its yeasty goodness)… plus it...

April 19, 2012By Leave A Comment!

Easy-Peasy DIY Brown Sugar Body Scrub!

Whether you’re on a tight beauty budget or you simply like getting all crafty for your friends and fam, I’ve got an affordably fun gift idea—one that keeps on giving… luscious glowing skin, that is! 😉 Brown Sugar Body Scrub...

February 16, 2012By 2 Comments

DIY Bath Salts

All right all you DIY holiday gifters *high fives*, these bath salts are guaranteed to woo your friends and fam—without breaking the bank. Seriously, I can’t think of a better prezzie than a long, relaxing, anti-stressy yuletide-y soak…...

December 14, 2011By 1 Comment

DIY Pumpkin Body Moisturizer

Happy (almost) Halloween! I wanted to share this delectable pumpkin body treat with you guys—not only because it’s seasonal and YUMZ, but it works wonders for dry skin. As soon as temps begin to drop, I usually develop gnarly scales...

October 26, 2011By 1 Comment

DIY Papaya Face Mask

Hey peeps, pep your skin with the power of papaya! Woot-woot! Don’t act like that wasn’t fun to say. 😉 First things first, let’s talk about why papaya is the shit, shall we? It’s packed full of antioxidants, natural...

October 6, 2011By 1 Comment

Yummy DIY Cocoa Face Mask

All right, all you crazy chocoholics! Get ready to O.D. on your fave antioxidant-rich, mood-boostin’ ingredient (am I right, or am I right!?)—sans the mega dose of calories and saturated fat! Say what? Yep-yep! Ladies and germs, I proudly...

September 6, 2011By 5 Comments

Kitty Litter Face Mask

I know this might sound cray-cray, but kitty litter is the key ingredient to one of the best face masks you will ever try! No joke. Natural clay cat litter is made of the same ingredients as special clays found in lots of fancy schmancy, expensive...

August 10, 2011By 2 Comments

DIY Brown Sugar Body Scrub

The following is a guest post by Lindsey P., a personal trainer and freelance writer living in the Midwest. She’s writing on behalf of Colorado Technical University. Now that I’m done with classes for the summer, I can concentrate on getting...

August 5, 2011By 2 Comments

DIY Dry Shampoo

This DIY dry shampoo recipe will sop up any excess scalp oil, and help keep you lookin’ fab and fresh on those days you need a quick hair pick-me-up and don’t have the time (or energy) for a full-on wash! Cocoa Powder Dry Shampoo...

August 2, 2011By 7 Comments

Homemade Vegan Shampoo and Conditioner

Please enjoy this guest post by Maria Rainier. Although I once loved Trader Joe’s for supplying me with cruelty-free shampoo and conditioner for bottom dollar prices, I was pretty bummed when I saw, far down on the ingredients list, two types...

March 20, 2011By 24 Comments

Beauty Recipes Galore!

As you can see, I’ve been on a DIY beauty products kick. If you’re like me and you’re sick of high-priced, chemical-laden cosmetics & skin care, and you prefer the DIY satisfaction of concocting your own naturally fresh...

January 27, 2011By 10 Comments
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