This post may contain affiliate links. You can read my disclosure policy here. Coconut oil is the most used ingredient for my skincare products and I always keep a few jars around the house. Not only is coconut oil easy to find, it is versatile and very affordable. There are literally dozens of uses for coconut oil and I almost feel guilty for only paying $7.00 a jar when I get so much use
This post may contain affiliate links. You can read the disclosure policy here. Spring is just around the corner (yay!) but there is still some funk going around. Homemade Vaporub will save the day when you need insta relief from cough and cold. None of the gross ingredients and all of the soothing essential oil love you can handle. Conventional VapoRub contains funky and potentially harmful ingredients. Camphor: you cannot swallow because camphor overdose can have
THIS POST MAY CONTAIN AFFILIATE LINKS. You can read my disclosure policy here. My first experience with a Himalayan salt scrub was at a Salt Cave in Asheville, North Carolina (you can check out their website here.) If you haven’t been to Asheville, I definitely recommend taking a trip. Great food, delicious coffee, and award-winning breweries line the downtown streets of this mountain town. Most, if not all, downtown businesses and restaurants are locally owned,
This post may contain affiliate links. You can read the disclosure policy here. Living green doesn’t have to be expensive. In fact, you could actually save green by living green, all while staying healthy and protecting our planet. This list will get you well on your way to living greener and cleaner. Recycle. Check you local county website to see if your area offers curbside recycling. If not, there may be a recycling location where you can
This post may contain affiliate links. You can read the disclosure policy here. The skin is the largest organ of the body and what you put on your skin is absorbed into your bloodstream within 26 seconds. That’s crazy fast. Once I learned about this, I started to take a hard look at the ingredients that were in my soap and body wash. These chemicals are the most common ingredients in commercial body wash. Triclosan.
This post may contain affiliate links. You can read the disclosure policy here. I am kind of addicted to lip balm. The kind of addicted that if I leave home without it, I think my lips will immediately turn into dried up little french fries. Forgetting it ranks right up right up there with forgetting my phone, the kids……you know, important stuff. Do you feel me? Great. Then you will really enjoy making this sweet
This post may contain affiliate links. You can read the disclosure policy here. This homemade whitening toothpaste gets 5 stars for how easy it is to make. 6 stars for how healthy and white it makes your teeth. I had been thinking about making toothpaste for a while. For a long while actually, and I put it off until I couldn’t squeeze one more drop out of my Tom’s toothpaste tube. This is the toothpaste