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diy beauty

7 All-Natural DIY Recipes For Smooth, Shiny, Healthy Hair (Infographic)

If you've got yogurt, honey, and a banana in your kitchen right now, you can work some serious magic on your hair.

Allie White
December 24 2015

What You Should Know About Switching To Natural Deodorant

The majority of my life — 24 years — was spent struggling with acne, eczema, psoriasis, migraines and auto-immune issues. Even though I worked in the...

Jerra Kelly
December 12 2015

5 Reasons To Take A Bath Every Dang Day + 3 DIY Soak Recipes

When there's frost on the windows, a warm bath as is inviting as a crackling fire, which is why winter is the perfect time to start a bathing ritual....

Paige Padgett
December 11 2015

12 Ways Baking Soda Can Make Your Skin Glow + Hair Shine (Infographic)

That $1 box of baking soda collecting dust at the back of your pantry? Crack it open and start using it as an all-natural, DIY ingredient in your...

Allie White
December 10 2015

Can Apple Cider Vinegar Really Deliver? I Tested 8 Beauty Uses & Here's What I Found

If you're only using apple cider vinegar for salad dressing, it's time to expand your horizons. The raw, organic, unfiltered version of ACV can serve...

Allie White
December 2 2015

Stressed? Can't Sleep? 5 Ways To Use Herbs To Relax & Refresh

Whether they're growing in your garden, sprouting in a window box or sitting dried in your pantry, herbs can play an important role in your overall...

Allie White
November 28 2015

11 Ways Use Thanksgiving Leftovers In Your Beauty Routine (Seriously!)

Why let your stomach have all the fun on Thanksgiving? Show your skin and hair some love this weekend by incorporating some of those dinner leftovers...

Allie White
November 27 2015

It's Time To Add Marijuana To Your Beauty Routine (Yes, Really)

Cannabis spa treatments aren't new — cannabis has been used for thousands of years for external use in the traditional health practices of Eastern...

Sandra Hinchliffe
November 23 2015

The Ingredient That Will Elevate Your Skin Care

Welcome to "Product Of The Week." Just like the name suggests, we'll spotlight one product every week that not only does what it promises to do, but...

Allie White
November 15 2015

A 6-Ingredient Coconut Milk Wash For Crazy Soft, Shiny Hair

The coconut is a wondrous thing. How one fruit can offer the benefits of cleansing, conditioning, and even astringency is pretty amazing.

Mary Helen Leonard
November 14 2015

You're Probably Applying Face Masks All Wrong. Here's The Right Way To Do It

While it’s absolutely fine to slap homemade treatments on with reckless abandon, you might be surprised to learn that there is a proper way to apply a...

Mary Helen Leonard
November 12 2015

Is Avocado Oil The New Coconut Oil? I Tested 9 Uses & Here's What I Found

Avocados: It was really only a matter of time before the ubiquitous superfood made its way into beauty cabinets everywhere. And though some of us have...

Allie White
November 11 2015

Want Radiant Skin? Try This Super Simple Ritual (It's Less Than $1)

Keep your skin looking refreshed and radiant with a simple at-home herbal facial steam. Warm steam naturally rids skin of impurities and softens...

Patricia Walker
November 5 2015

A DIY Pedicure Soak For Super-Soft Feet

This easy-to-brew foot soak combines natural ingredients that can help soothe and disinfect even the most disheveled pair of feet. Epsom salt is...

Mary Helen Leonard
November 4 2015

The Deodorant Hack You've Definitely Never Tried (It's Already In Your Fridge)

I spent half a century trying out various underarm protection products that guaranteed my satisfaction and an odor-free day, but to no avail.

T. Kari Mitchell
November 2 2015

5 Ways To Whiten Your Teeth (Without The Toxic Ingredients)

I'm very particular about my oral hygiene, something that stems from the fact that I wore braces when I was in college ... how horrifying! When the...

Bindiya Gandhi, M.D.
October 29 2015

4 All-Natural Fixes For Dark Spots

Let’s discuss one of life’s greatest annoyances: hyperpigmentation.

Megan Schwarz
October 28 2015

A Natural & Nourishing Spray For Your Shiniest Hair Ever

Commercial hair-smoothing serums are made almost entirely of silicone and preservatives. Silicone looks good at first — it shrink-wraps hair in...

Erica Strauss
October 25 2015

2-Ingredient Moisturizer For Any Skin Type

A true lotion is a light, stable emulsion of water and oils that absorbs quickly into the skin. Sounds simple enough, right? Actually ... no. There...

Erica Strauss
October 21 2015

A DIY Way To Freshen Your Breath Without A Mint

When you are used to toothpaste that tastes like an after-dinner mint, transitioning to a baking soda–based tooth cleanser can take a little getting...

Erica Strauss
October 10 2015