Botanical Bath Bombs Recipe

Botanical Bath Bombs Recipe   After the overwhelmingly positive response we’ve received from our Bath Bomb Ornament tutorial, I wanted to do a similar recipe, this time using botanicals as part of the formed bath bomb. Since this recipe calls for soap molds rather…

Lavender Grapeseed Salt Scrub Recipe

  This recipe may be simple in preparation, but it’s anything but simple in appearance! With a hint of purple color and dried lavender buds speckled throughout the mix, this salt scrub is as pretty as it is effective. While dead sea salts scrub…

4 Best Oils for Damaged Hair

4 Best Oils for Damaged Hair The harsh cold of winter makes hair care a nightmare. Split ends, brittle hair, dry scalp and hair loss are hair-travesties we can experience during snowy months, and each takes time from which to recover. Spring is the…

Lavender Neroli Soap Recipe

Here?s a simple little recipe for beautiful and beneficial, lavender speckled soaps that are sure to please the eye as well as the skin.   Neroli Essential Oil is known for increasing circulation and stimulating new cell growth. It also works to prevent scarring…

Recipe: Lavender Jasmine Soap

Guys- this soap is SOOOO pretty!! When I was planning this recipe I wanted something sweet and feminine, and the result came out better than I expected! The jasmine fragrance is soft and beautiful and the lavender buds lightly speckled throughout the clear base…

Recipe: Lavender Bud Bath Salts

Recipe: Lavender Bud Bath Salts 3 Ingredients. That’s it. That’s all you need to make this lovely relaxing bath soak. Pretty, isn’t it?! After a long day at work, a nice hot bath with relaxing salts and mood mellowing lavender is just what you…

Recipe: Lavender Lotion Bars

I’ll admit- there’s a certain store in the mall, one that boasts overflowing wooden bins of lush handmade body products, that I lust over. It’s just so divine. Some of the products look and smell so delicious that you’re left wondering if you’re supposed…

Recipe: Essential Oil Blend for Spider Veins

Yesterday I had a freak-out moment. While lotioning up after my shower, I spotted one. A small, dark-purply spider vein creeping up behind my knee. A SPIDER VEIN! Eeeekkk!!!! I’m sure the neighbors could hear my squeals of horror. While my initial reaction was…

Recipe: Lavender Laundry Sachets

Fresh, clean laundry is a scent that’s hard to beat. Right out of the dryer smelling so sweet.I just love when my clothes and linens smell fantastic. Typically, I’ll be in the laundry detergent aisle sniffing each and every fabric softener forever, just to…

Lavender Oil

Lavender Oil Healing Properties Lavender oil is most commonly associated with its smell and therapeutic properties that are helpful when trying to relax. The smells can even be used to help with sedation. In the world of physical healing, it is known for its…

Recipe: Cuticle Oil Blend

Recipe: Cuticle Oil Blend Ugh. It’s that time of year when dry skin has completely taken over. My hands. My feet. My elbows. My nose is even taking a beating! Although I’m doing everything I can to combat the havoc winter is reeking on…

Recipe: Sore Muscle Bath Soak

I’m not sure if it’s been the stress of the holiday season (because let’s be honest, as enjoyable as the holidays are- they’re equally as stressful) or just a few nights of sleeping in the wrong position, but my body has been aching and…

DIY Steam Facial

Sometimes it’s absolutely necessary to pamper yourself. To close the doors to the outside world and focus solely on YOU. It’s good for the soul. Good for the mind. And, in this case, good for the skin! After event-filled weekends packed with socializing, food,…

Thanksgiving Aromatherapy Guide

Thanksgiving is almost here. I know, I can’t believe it either. Many of you have prepped homemade soaps for your guests, so why not go the extra mile? Prepare your home with essential oils to add that extra special touch to your festivities! Below…

Recipe: Rustic Soap Balls

Rustic Soap Balls If you can’t commit to the process of making your own bar soap just yet (I know, it can seem a little intimidating to the inexperienced, but you’ll be ready soon. It’s too much fun and you don’t want to be…

Recipe: Sweet Floral Facial Mask

I can’t help but fall in love with dried botanicals. They’re just so pretty, right?! Blended into a beautiful soap, displayed in a fancy dish in a potpourri blend, used in a sachet to hang in your closet and fill it with sweet fragrance…they…