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Dark Chocolate Honey Beauty Mask + Scrub

Chocolate – just saying the word makes my mouth water. I love all things chocolate – from rich brownies and cakes to decadent truffles and nuts drenched in melted chocolate goodness. Due to its high fat content, dark chocolate should be consumed in moderation as part of a healthy diet. Fortunately, for those days that we cannot eat it, we ... Read More »

5 Natural AHA Face Masks You Can Make At Home

Alpha hydroxy acids are derived from fruit acids and are among some of the best ways to exfoliate your skin. Breaking down the bonds that hold dead skin cells together, they help slough off the dead skin cells, loosen dirt, makeup, and clogged pores to reveal smooth skin beneath. There are several types of fruit acids that you can find ... Read More »

Treat Your Skin to 4 Homemade Honey Face Masks

Hydration is key to healthy skin, and honey is a natural humectant, meaning it locks moisture into the skin. The following 4 homemade honey face masks can be applied weekly to meet your skin’s changing needs. In addition to honey, fresh ingredients like avocado nourish skin, while other ingredients like cream and yogurt provide lactic acid to speed up exfoliation. 1. ... Read More »

3 Tropical DIY Body Scrubs

Summer not only signifies warmer weather and longer days, but it also means the arrival of delicious tropical fruits to our grocery stores such as mango, papaya and pineapple. Let’s get scrubbing with these delicious fruits! PINEAPPLE SUGAR BODY SCRUB Glycolic acid remains one of the best ways to rapidly exfoliate the skin. You can find glycolic acid in all types of ... Read More »

5 Ways To Clean Your Face Without Soap

What kind of cleanser do you need? The answer is, it depends! On your skin, your make-up usage, the season, etc. Now I even wash with coconut oil, but there are days when you need to exfoliate and clean away extra makeup. So I started experimenting with non-soap ways to clean my face. A trip to the kitchen is all ... Read More »

3 DIY Face Cleansers for Dry, Oily + Mature Skin

Facial cleansers are useful for removing dirt, make-up and oil as well as helping shed dead skin cells from our pores. But how do you know which facial cleanser is the right one for you? Depending on the ingredients in the cleanser, they can treat excessive oil, help alleviate dry skin, or even help slow the aging process. The best ... Read More »

4 Tasty Avocado Recipes

Avocado is great over toast, with chips or in a salad. Avocado isn’t just delicious to eat, but it’s actually delicious for your skin as well. The avocado fruit is a wonderful moisturizer for dry skin, in fact, avocado oil has been known to help alleviate eczema and psoriasis because it’s very similar to our own skin’s oil. Here are a ... Read More »

4 DIY Strawberry Beauty Recipes

You can enjoy them on their own or in a salad, but you might want to start putting a few on your face. These guys are loaded with vitamin C – even beating out oranges! And vitamin C gives your skin a major boost, destroying free radicals and assisting in collagen production. The little powerhouses are also rich in alpha-hydroxy ... Read More »