Why pay for expensive face packs when you can make your own? With a few basic ingredients, you can treat your skin for a fraction of the cost and have fun at the same time.
Many teens suffer from acne. These ugly pimples, whiteheads, blackheads, cysts, and pustules can be managed with a proper skin care regimen.
Making a rosewater and lemon face wash takes no time to make and will give you wonderful rejuvenated skin. You may also want to make your own rosewater using rose petals so read on for a face wash recipe, how to make your own rosewater, and some great homemade beauty recipes.
Make your own peel-off face masks with these simple recipes. You can make these masks at home with only a few ingredients to tackle acne or clear up dull skin. Most can be made with common ingredients like honey, tea tree oil, and gelatin.
Exfoliating products (scrubs) made at home are some of the best skin care treatment recipes for body and skin exfoliation. Learn how to prepare simple scrubbing and buffing mixtures with products found right in your home.
Making a homemade blackhead remover is cheaper, more natural with no chemicals added and ultra-quick and easy using regular ingredients found in our cupboards and fridge.
While drugstore options for overnight or long-term treatments abound, few work as well as these simple home remedies and natural cures, some of which date back centuries and draw upon all-natural ingredients that most people keep in their cupboards. Raid your pantry for help, not your bank account!
It is not difficult or expensive to create your own facial moisturizer or skin cream. Four simple ingredients go into making your basic face cream. A simple face cream recipe is provided.
Helpful tips, products and home remedies to get rid of whiteheads and clogged pores for clear, healthy skin.
Jojoba oil is the best treatment for acne scars—believe it or not, it provides better results than even laser removal. Read on to learn more.
Whether you’re a beauty guru or a novice when it comes to skin care, this simple guide will have you in the mood for mochi all year round. Mochihada skin is only 8 steps away!
The bad news: Wrinkles are an inevitable part of aging. The good news: You can save money and start a natural beauty regimen by using homemade treatments to soften the appearance of wrinkles.
Combining the exfoliating benefits of sugar and the antioxidant-rich tomato creates the ideal facial scrub to make at home. Exfoliating the skin is essential for soft, glowing and rejuvenated skin. Making this scrub at home only requires these two ingredients and a few minutes to apply.
Many adults suffer from dark patches on their face, forehead, and cheeks. Read on to find out some fantastic ways to prevent and get rid of these unsightly blemishes on your skin.
When I say I looked in the mirror the morning after treatment #5 and recognised myself immediately—it really was a huge deal! I felt like I was looking at a face I hadn’t seen for about 10 years.
How to make a luxurious lotion to soothe and heal dry skin and eczema. It also works well for sore or cramped muscles.
A step-by-step guide to facial exercises that will alleviate those wrinkles in just 10 minutes a day! They're easy and you can even do them while watching TV!
If you have problem skin, you may be sensitive to an ingredient found in 90% of cleansers: sodium lauryl sulfate, aka sulfates. These are my favorite sulfate-free shampoos, cleansers, and toothpastes.
Get smooth, glowing skin with this simple skincare routine. The oil-cleansing method keeps your skin supple and clear while naturally balancing oil production so your skin is neither too dry nor too oily.
Stay cool during the summer months by whipping up one of these easy DIY sprays using natural ingredients found right in your kitchen.
An almond face mask is just one of the many homemade skin care products possible using almonds or almond oil. An almond face mask recipe uses totally natural products easily found in the kitchen or readily available. Read on for more information on almonds, face masks and some facial mask recipes.
Learn how coconut oil can calm your skin, clean your pores and rejuvenate your face, leaving you with soft, smooth, glowing skin.
Read my day-by-day account of my triumphs as well as some painful learning experiences using the Baiden Mitten.
Everyone needs to be pampered once in a while, and one of the best places for pampering is a spa. Check out our list of 40 unique spa names for your day spa!
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Here is a list of 8 ingredients from nature that are proven to really whiten the skin and offer an alternative to using synthetic products like hydroquinone creams.
How can you effectively exfoliate your skin the best way possible? What are the best methods? Why is exfoliation important?
Egg yolks are nutritional powerhouses with almost all the nutrients needed for healthy skin. Here are three easy egg-yolk face-mask recipes.
Learn how to use skin lightening creams to fade blemishes and scars, how to choose a good skin brightener, how to use it, what to avoid and safe alternatives.
Rose water has so many uses in skin and hair care. Learn how to make the best use of homemade or store bought sprays for your beauty needs. Make a DIY toner spray at home with just rose water and few easy ingredients.
This article will share my favorite tips and tricks for removing blackheads and minimizing pores to leave your face looking flawless—even without makeup!
The Dead Sea salt scrub is a skin exfoliant made of salt crystals from the Dead Sea, a body of water renowned for its healing, mineral infused waters.
Using 2 of Murad's Acne Kits for this challenge, I set out to see if it would help my bad acne problems that developed this year.
Looking for honey face mask recipes that you can make at home? Here are three awesome masks that actually work!
No need to despair about those dark scars—there are simple ways to help lighten them over time. I've had success with a few products and techniques including a particular soap and scrubber and certain creams.
You can make your own preservative-free emollient hand creams quickly and easily at home. Save money and cut out the additives and scents found in many over-the-counter emollient creams and products.
Need ideas for things you can do to make sure your skin stays youthful and glowing? Here are five amazing beauty hacks to keep your skin beautiful that won't break the bank.
Acne, pimples, blemishes and scars—after battling them for almost 10 years, I've finally found some surprisingly natural methods to rid my skin problems and restore my complexion to its healthy, optimal form.
Shea butter has many benefits for both your skin and hair. It can make your hair shine bright and your skin as soft as a baby's bottom. Keep reading to find out how.
It is time to revisit the basics of how to take care of your face! You do not need expensive products to have radiant skin. Read more to find out your skin type, what products are suitable for you and how to apply them.
Aztec Healing Clay (bentonite clay) and apple cider vinegar are about as basic as it gets when it comes to skincare. Here, I'll walk you through the benefits of this mask, as well as how to do it.
These nine homemade remedies and medical treatments will remove black, brown, and reddish spots from your face, otherwise known as liver (age) spots.
Here is how I used turmeric to treat my own hyperpigmentation. With time, my dark spots disappeared, leaving an even skin tone.
Coconut oil taken internally has numerous health benefits. It is equally beneficial when applied externally to your hair and skin.
By exfoliating your face on a regular basis, you are getting one of the best forms of treatment for acne-prone skin. This simple skin-care treatment is essential if you have blemishes on your face.
Coconut oil is a rising star in the beauty world, and with good reason! It's a natural sunscreen, too! Incorporate this miracle oil into your face masks with these three coconut oil face mask recipes.
These facial massage techniques with simple homemade cosmetics will make you feel and look years younger.
Discover my top three anti-aging devices for home-use to reduce facial wrinkles, tighten loose skin, reduce acne scars, and improve your skin's complexion in many levels.
Making a homemade eye cream that is beneficial to the delicate skin around the eye is made easy here with two ingredients: coconut oil and vitamin E.
A tummy tuck is an invasive surgical procedure. Learn about the scars associated with them and what to do about them.
A pimple, spot, or zit inside your nose is painful. Learn the common causes and a simple method for how to get rid of them.
Gram flour, or chickpea flour, has been used in India as a natural skin brightener for many years. Learn how to make your own skin-lightening masks at home using simple ingredients.
Orange peel face mask recipes are easy to make at home, using common ingredients available in your kitchen. Orange peel is nutrient-rich and has many benefits for skin, including skin lightening.
A homemade cucumber face wash is easy to make and much more beneficial to your skin than store bought varieties. Here is a face wash recipe that is cost effective, chemical-free and suitable for all ages, sexes and skin types thanks to the wonderful properties of this fruit we use as a vegetable.
This is my honest and un-sponsored review of Beauty Formulas Purifying Charcoal Cleansing Nose Pore Strips (with peppermint oil).
Carrier oils or base oils are present in the majority of homemade beauty products and are an essential ingredient to add. There are a large amount of carrier oils available, so here is my top 10 list.
Yogurt is packed with nutritional properties which can highly benefit your skin. You can make your own DIY homemade yogurt face mask recipes with ready-made kitchen ingredients.
Tomatoes can be used to effectively treat and reduce acne and pimples. Use tomatoes as a natural acne remedy or as part of your overall skin care regimen.
Do you suffer from dry or chapped lips? Doing a weekly homemade lip scrub will help recondition the lips restoring their natural beauty. With a few kitchen cupboard ingredients, luscious soft lips can be yours easily, quickly and make great gift ideas.
Do you use a night cream? Using a good moisturizer keeps my skin feeling much more hydrated, smoother, and looking better. Read on to find out about night creams and what they can do for your skin.
Have you ever considered using an underarm whitener? Many women are embarrassed by the dark patches of skin under their arms, so what are the best ways to lighten your armpits naturally?
Saffron is an exotic face mask ingredient and beauty secret to glowing skin. Use one of these three saffron face mask recipes to make your skin glow with radiance.
Aveeno Daily Moisturizing Body Lotion is a quality lotion that can be used all over your body to heal dry and cracked skin and to prevent future skin damage.
Clinique’s 3-step skincare regime is used by thousands of women, and here I review not only the products but some of the difficulties I encountered in actually buying them!
CACI is touted as an electronic non-surgical face lifting system. But does it work? Yes it does, but it may not do what you expect.
Try handmade soaps for quality and luxury! Here's what to look for when you buy handmade soaps and their many benefits.
The best cleansing ingredients for your oily skin can be found in your kitchen. Using only two ingredients—baking soda and extra-virgin coconut oil—you can have balanced skin in a few weeks!
There are many different explanations for acne, from face mapping to personal hygiene to genes and hormones. Learn about the possible causes for your acne, and what you can do to best take care of your skin.
Lemon juice is commonly used in skin whitening recipes to reduce the appearance of dark spots or to lighten the overall complexion, but does it really work?
Review of the ingredients and results of derma e's Skin Lighten, a skin whitening product. Includes an ingredient glossary with descriptions and studies of skin lightening ingredients.
Aloe vera gel is one of the simplest cosmetics that you can easily make at home. Once prepared, the gel can be used to relieve dry skin, rashes, sunburn, and acne. Find out how you can make your own pure Aloe vera gel in five simple steps. Process photos are included to help you follow along.
No matter how healthy you are, at some time, you'll suffer from flaky skin, spots, zits, scabs or pimples. Here is a lighthearted look at some icky skin stuff!
For healthy, glowing skin, learn the best fruits for vitamins and antioxidants. Make your own homemade fruit skin care treatments to benefit from AHAs too.
If you are trying to get a tan using an indoor tanning facility, there are several things you can do to achieve a beautiful bronze tan.
Learn how to prepare the secret Ninon de l'Enclos face lifting moisturizer at home! It is known to prevent and treat wrinkles, and is a natural active serum from the 17th century.
I love Olay Regenerist products. I think they are all the care you need for mature skin. You will notice a difference in about two weeks after you start using the products.
Face mapping helps us understand how internal factors cause acne breakouts. What does the acne on your forehead tell you about your digestion? Discover your acne zones and their internal corollaries.
Millions of people have oily skin—it’s not just you and I. So how can we keep our faces fresh, clean and oil-free all day long? Oily skin, especially on the face, needs to be mattified. Here, you'll learn how to get rid of unsightly shine with blotting papers so you can look fresh all day.
Commercial moisturizers are filled with pore-clogging oils and chemicals that actually dry out your skin, leaving it feeling sticky and parched. Natural, green, organic moisturizers truly replenish your skin with wholesome, natural ingredients. Here is my list of the top 5 natural moisturizers.
The Rio 60-Second Neck Toner claims to firm your neckline and reduce your double chin. With an advancing turkey neck, I decided to give it a try, and here are my conclusions.
This toxin-free, alcohol-free hand sanitizer offers both antiseptic and antibacterial properties. This easy and quick recipe uses four ingredients that you and your family can benefit from safely.
Did you know that egg white is an incredibly rich, readily available face mask ingredient available right in your kitchen?
Learn how to make homemade sunless tanning solution. There are many different recipes. These have no harsh chemicals and no funny smells.
Here are three recipes for homemade masks to reduce the appearance of enlarged pores on the face. The first is a refining mask, the second a deep cleansing mask, and the third an exfoliating mask. Each is made with simple, natural ingredients.
You can easily make a DIY body spray using a homemade scented body lotion. Applying both products is a great way to make your fragrance last longer.
Oily skin can be a serious offender when it comes to acne. So get yours under control today, and enjoy having fresh-feeling, healthy-looking skin, boost your confidence and feel comfortable.
Have you tried all sorts of medications for your acne without success? Maybe it's time to go all-natural and use coconut oil—it's surprisingly effective, even if you already have naturally oily skin. This article also includes a DIY face mask.
I tried Aveeno Ultra-Calming Night Cream, and this is what I thought of it. It's a cream that I often use at night for its calming and anti-redness effects.