Here’s Why You Should Pour A Bottle Of Beer In Your Next Bath

Never has there been more talk about the health benefits of beer, which is great news for brew lovers who enjoy nothing better than this refreshing drink after a long hard day, on a lazy summer afternoon, at a ball game, and almost anywhere else, other than behind the wheel, of course. According to scientists, it’s the flowers in the hops plants we have to thank.… [read more]

12 Reasons To Put Baobab Oil On Your Skin & Hair

While you may not have heard about baobab oil just yet, as it’s not as widely known as more common oils like jojoba, it’s been touted as the next “big thing” when it comes to natural skin and haircare, so you’re likely to hear a lot more about it in the near future. The oil is extracted from the seeds of the fruit that blooms… [read more]

9 Best Natural, Organic & Non-Toxic Skin Care Brands

As our largest and most delicate organ, the skin faces many perils each day: air pollution, sun damage, environmental toxins, and beyond that cross the skin barrier and make their way into the rest of the body. Indeed, the skin can absorb up to 80% of the things we throw at it. Though there is no shortage of products on the market today that promise… [read more]

9 Reasons You Should Start Putting Mango Butter On Your Skin & Hair

If you’ve ever eaten a mango, you know how delicious and juicy this fruit is – and, while you probably toss the seed out, those seeds are actually what’s used to make mango butter. Mango butter is a soft, creamy butter that has a very mild scent. It’s extracted from the de-shelled fruit kernels of the mango tree, and then heated and boiled in order… [read more]

World’s Simplest Homemade Shampoo That’s Perfect For Your Hair Type

There are tons of natural shampoos out on the market, but the cost can be quite steep to say the least. Conventional shampoos can be more cost effective, but they’re also full of toxic chemicals that are harsh on the body. With this simple natural shampoo recipe, you’ll have the best of both worlds. It’s both cost effective, and super good for your hair and… [read more]

Argan Oil: 17 Reasons Everyone Needs A Bottle Of This “Miracle” Oil

The popularity of Argan oil has exploded since the many amazing health benefits offered by this “miracle oil” have been made public. The oil is cold-pressed from the fruit of the Moroccan Argan tree (Argania spinosa), which is so nutritious that goats climb the trees just to eat them. Inside of that fruit is the little nut from which Argan oil is produced. For centuries,… [read more]

10 Reasons To Start Putting Lavender Oil On Your Skin & Hair

Just thinking about the scent of lavender can make you feel relaxed, and sipping a tea made from its leaves will even help you sleep better. While you probably know about the calming properties of this wonderful purple flowering plant, did you know there are many reasons to start putting it on your skin and hair? Lavender offers an incredible number of uses. So many in… [read more]

Homemade “Pretty Legs” Cream For Summer Ready Legs

The harsh winds of winter can leave your legs feeling dry, itchy and scaly. And, if you’re like many, your legs are probably in need of a little TLC. So, stop hiding those legs under long skirts, pants, and leggings — it’s time to moisture-up! But instead of using an artificially-scented, chemically-laden commercial brand, use instead, a moisture-rich cream that you’ve made in your own… [read more]

12 Best Natural, Organic & Non-Toxic Makeup Brands

It’s no secret that dozens of toxic chemicals could be lurking in your makeup bag. Considering that your skin can absorb up to 80% of these toxins unfiltered, putting unnatural makeup on your face provides a direct route for these chemicals to get inside your body, which poses a serious health risk. The good news is that there is a lot of choice out there… [read more]

How To Make Your Own Uniquely Fragranced Solid Perfume

Why should you make your own perfumes? Why not! If you are a fan of essential oils, then you have most of what you need to create a custom scent in the comfort of your home. DIY perfumes can be tailored to fit your mood and style. Plus, they are a fraction of what it cost to purchase the chemical laden stuff from the store.… [read more]