Warming Ginger Spice Sugar Scrub Recipe

Click to Print Recipe   Sugar scrubs are one of my favorite DIY gifts to whip up around the holidays. Not only does this recipes smell AMAZING the sugar gently exfoliates your skin, while the warming spices and essential oils increase circulation to the skin's surface. You will only need a few simple ingredients to get started including sugar, fractionated c...

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Calming & Moisturizing Bath Bomb Recipe with Adaptiv Oil

Bath bombs are an easy way to transform a regular bath into an aromatic adventure for your senses. Not only do these bath bombs smell AMAZING, the addition of coconut oil makes them extra moisturizing. I've tried 4 different bath bomb recipes and this one is by far my favorite. The base is from the YouTube channel, "Our Raw Beauty" where I learned that both ...

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DIY Peppermint Lip Sugar Scrub

Click to Print Recipe I've received a lot of positive feedback on my recent green tea sugar scrub recipe   which inspired my newest post! Sugar scrubs are such an easy and inexpensive way to nourish your skin at home but their benefits aren't limited to your arms and legs. Did you know you can also make a sugar scrub for your lips? Lip sugar scrubs help gen...

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DIY Green Tea Sugar Scrub with Rose & Sandalwood Essential Oils

Click to Print Are you ready for your skin to glow and to feel like a goddess? If so, you are going to LOVE this sugar scrub recipe made with green tea and 2 of my all time favorite essential oils, rose and sandalwood. Sugar scrubs are economical to make at home and will gently exfoliate and moisturize your skin. Sugar scrubs are simple to make and have endl...

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DIY After Sun Skin Soothing Spray

Click to Print Recipe Now that we're fully into the summer season, I wanted to share a super easy after sun skin soothing spray with you all that you can make at home! This skin soothing spray is great to use after a day out in the sun, for nicks and scrapes from hikes, and even an after shave spray and lotion! I use this all the time during the summer when ...

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Detox Your Toddler's Bath Routine

From Clorox Wipes to Dove soap, American mom's have become obsessed with cleanliness. For good reason: over all of human history, a majority of our death toll comes from infections, diseases, viruses, and bacteria. It's only natural that as mother's we want to do everything in our power to protect our children from these ailments. We wipe and scrub and clea...

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All Natural Anti-Aging Recipe Using Essential Oils

Using essential oils as a natural solution for your aging skin means keeping your body toxin-free while still effectively combating wrinkles.  What are essential oils?  Essential oils are natural aromatic compounds found in flowers, seeds, stems, bark, and other parts of the plants. When you pierce the peel of an orange, rub fresh rosemary leaves together in...

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Coconut Oil Recipe for Preventing Stretch Marks and Scarring

When I became pregnant with my daughter, I had several things to think about including: birthing options, the best foods to eat, and what I could do now to help my body look its best after baby.  A big part of of this preparation was preventing stretch marks!  Since I made the choice to make my home as toxin-free and natural as possible, I put together my ow...

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DIY Sugar Scrub Recipe with Essential Oils

I love my homemade sugar scrubs. They’re easy to make (takes just 5 minutes) and are so much more affordable than buying one from a place like Bed Bath & Beyond. It also feels great to know what you’re putting on your own body plus getting to feel like you’re taking the time to take care of you :)  Adam always comments on how silky smooth my skin is (granted...

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