Relaxing Foot Soak for Achy Feet

Achy Foot Soak
Soothe and relax achy and tired feet with this foot soak!
Ingredients:
  • 1 tbsp. olive oil
  • 1 tsp. of Aloe Vera
  • 1 tsp. wheat germ oil
  • 20 drops peppermint essential oil
  • 20 drops eucalyptus essential oil
Directions:
  • Combine all ingredients in a large bowl of warm water; mix well
  • Let feet soak for 15-20 minutes
  • Follow up with your favorite moisturizer
*You can also combine all ingredients and use the mixture as a foot rub as well rather than a soak
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D.I.Y. Aloe Vera Hair Detangler

Aloe Vera

Gently detangle hair with this detangling hair recipe!

Ingredients:

  • 8 oz. distilled water
  • 1 tsp. aloe vera gel
  • 2 drops glycerin
  • 2 drops lavender essential oil
  • 12 drops grapefruit seed extract

Directions:

  • Combine all ingredients; mix well
  • Transfer mixture into a spray bottle or jar for storage
  • Apply to wet/damp hair

*Shake well before each use

D.I.Y. Deep Clean Mouth Wash

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Create your own deep cleansing mouthwash!

Ingredients:

  • 5 oz. vodka
  • 4 oz. water
  • 1/2 oz. vegetable glycerin
  • 1/2 oz. powdered myrrh gum
  • 5 drops cinnamon essential oil
  • 5 drops clove essential oil

Directions:

  • Combine all ingredients: mix well

*Shake well before each use

*Due to the alcohol in this mouthwash, it is better to use on a non-regular basis and more when you are looking for a deep clean

Tropical Lip Gloss

Tropical Lip Gloss

Coat your lips in this tropical island inspired lip gloss!

Ingredients:

  • 1 tsp. grated cocoa butter
  • 1 tsp. coconut oil
  • 1 tsp. macadamia nut oil
  • 1 tsp. light sesame oil
  • 1/8 tsp. vitamin E oil

Directions:

  • Combine all ingredients in a microwave safe bowl/container; warm mixture in the microwave until cocoa butter and coconut oil are melted
  • Stir well
  • Transfer mixture into lip gloss containers for storage
  • Let cool completely before using

D.I.Y. Coconut Hand Cream

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Moisturize dry hands and leave them feeling soft and smelling delicious with this coconut hand cream!

Ingredients:

  • 1/3 cup glycerin
  • 1/4 cup beeswax
  • 3 tbsp. baby oil
  • 1/4 cup coconut oil

Directions:

  • In a double boiler, melt the beeswax and coconut oil
  • Add the remaining ingredients to the melted ingredients in the double boiler; melt and mix until smooth
  • Transfer mixture into a container for storage (hardens/thickens as it sets)
  • Let cool before using

Honey Facial Cleanser

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Gently cleanse your face with this 3 ingredient honey facial cleanser!

Ingredients:

  • 3 tbsp. honey
  • 1/2 cup vegetable glycerine
  • 2 tbsp. liquid castile soap

Directions:

  • Combine all ingredients; mix well
  • Apply to skin and gently massage into skin for 30 seconds to 1 minute
  • Rinse with warm water

Moisturizing Watermelon Face Mask Recipe

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Moisturize your face with this summery fruity facial mask!

Ingredients:

  • 1/2 cup watermelon (no seeds or de-seeded)
  • 1/4 cup papaya
  • 1/2 cup banana
  • 2 tsp. milk

Directions:

  • Combine all ingredients; mash with a fork until a paste forms
  • Apply to a clean face (avoid the eye area)
  • Let sit for 15-20 minutes
  • Rinse with cool water