Tag: witch hazel

Easter Egg Bath Bombs Recipe   Here’s what you’ll need:   2 C. Sodium Bicarbonate 1 C. Citric Acid 10 – 30 drops Forget Me Not Blossoms Fragrance Oil 2 t. Sweet Almond Oil Spray bottle of Witch Hazel 2 Large/Medium Bowls Empty plastic eggs (I got mine at the local dollar store)   — […]

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  Warmer weather means more time outdoors- not only for us, but for our furry family members as well! Prevention is key when it comes to protecting ourselves and our pets from the pests that accompany the spring and summer months. More and more we hear about tick bites leading to Lyme Disease, so we […]

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    Summer is here and it’s time to get our tan on (safely, of course)! Whether you plan on catching rays in the backyard or you’re gearing up for a tropical getaway, planning ahead for some of the not-so-fun sun side effects is a smart thing to do. Maybe you fell asleep by the […]

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DIY AFTERSHAVE Yield: 2/3 cup Ingredients: 1/8 cup rum (use white for a clear look, dark for an amber look) witch hazel 1/4 cup alcohol (I use 91% for zing) essential oils 1/8 cup glycerin Preparation: add rum and glycerin to the 1/4 line on measuring cup. Add alcohol to the 1/2 cup line. Add witch hazel to almost the […]

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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, and a few holiday cocktails, my skin has been in need […]

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Simple Glycerin Specialty Soaps If you?re a regular follower of this blog, then I ?m sure you?re well versed in DIY products and projects- or you have an interest in being (and who wouldn?t?! Keep on reading and we?ll bring you over to the dark side!). So- I?m sure you already know just how easy […]

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Got a scratch? A pesky little itch? Maybe your kids do. A bug bite perhaps. Or maybe that hike on the trial yesterday left you with a few bumps that are driving you absolutely CRAZY and you just. can’t. stop. scratching. Yes? With the sun shining and the birds chirping, the family is more than […]

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Homemade Natural Mosquito Repellent Recipe I have a love/hate relationship with nice weather. I love being outdoors, working in the garden, and enjoy running around with my kids. One thing I hate is those painful mosquito bites, and they seem to attack my entire family! I found some pretty interesting reasons mosquito’s attack: You talk […]

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Witch Hazel Cold and Flu Remedy It’s cold and flu season, and we all know someone suffering from the symptoms. This week we will try to provide natural remedies to help alleviate your symptoms. Many people find that aromatherapy can be quite helpful when dealing with the nasty sickness. Specific scents can uplift your spirits […]

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