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DIY Natural Deodorant with Coconut Oil

DIY Natural Deodorant with Coconut Oil

In my never-ending quest to find a natural deodorant that really works, I’ve put more than a few types to the test. There were liquidy roll-ons that took too long to dry. There were pop-up sticks that performed just like the conventional kind (until ...
5 Eco-Friendly Bath & Beauty Favorites

5 Eco-Friendly Bath & Beauty Favorites

You might not be thinking about the planet while you’re slathering on moisturizer or scrubbing up in the shower – but perhaps you should. That’s because many of the beauty and personal care products you use on a daily basis may contain ingredients th ...
6 Tips for Instantly Softer Skin

6 Tips for Instantly Softer Skin

There’s something to be said for soft, silky skin. It’s luxurious. It’s healthy. It doesn’t scrape against the sheets when you roll over in bed at night. But no matter how much lotion you slather on, how many glasses of water you chug or how often yo ...
7 Beauty Uses for Apple Cider Vinegar

7 Beauty Uses for Apple Cider Vinegar

Vinegar: you can cook with it, clean with it and make a delicious salad dressing. But did you know that a certain type of vinegar may also have beauty-related benefits for your skin, hair and body? Apple cider vinegar, made from the fruit’s fer ...
Are Berries Good for Your Skin?

Are Berries Good for Your Skin?

You probably already know that what you put inside your body can be reflected on the surface – as in, on your skin. But here’s an interesting question: can the same foods and nutrients that nourish your skin from the inside   also be used ...
Try a Clay Mask for Beautiful Skin

Try a Clay Mask for Beautiful Skin

Rubbing dirt on your face may not sound like a good idea – but you can’t deny the growing popularity of clay mask treatments. Do they really work? I’ll give you the low-down on these Earth-based skin treatments. ...