Category Beauty

The Best Homemade Shampoo

March 30, 2014 Beauty

homemade shampooThis is not only the best homemade shampoo but it is also very easy to make. All you need is water, baking soda and apple cider vinegar. All these are very good cleaning products which can be used for house cleaning as well.

How to make it

First you mix one spoon of baking soda with one cup of water and apply it right onto your scalp (on wet hair). Wait for a few minutes and then rinse. The other ingredients are two spoons of apple cider vinegar and one cup of water. The ACV solution could be applied more easily using a spray bottle or you can just use a glass. Rinse thoroughly and you’re done.

Benefits of this homemade shampoo

The baking soda has excellent cleaning properties and will remove all the dirt and sebum on the hair. On the other hand, apple cider vinegar is a very good hair co...

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Homemade Hair Conditioners

July 7, 2013 Beauty

homemade hair conditionersHair conditioners that we find in supermarkets can do a great job for our hair but they usually contain a lot of artificial ingredients. The alternative to these products could be homemade hair conditioners. This is a much cheaper solution than organic products but you might think that it takes lot of time and effort to make them. However, this is not always the case. You can use natural products to make your hair shiny and beautiful, in no time.

So, be ready to greed your new glossy and healthy hair, the natural way, even when you are on the run.

Beer

Beer has the power to revitalize you hair. All you have to do is use one cup of beer to rinse your hair, after you shampoo it. You can leave it on for about 3 to 5 minutes, then rinse it off or leave in...

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Homemade Mouthwash Recipes

May 26, 2013 Beauty

homemade mouthwashRigorous dental care is more important than we might think for our overall health. Surprisingly or not, bad oral hygiene is linked not only to gum disease, but also to heart diseases, dementia, pancreatic cancer, rheumatoid arthritis or pneumonia. When we brush, floss and use mouthwash we remove part of the dangerous bacteria that can be found inside the mouth, thus preventing them from getting to vital organs. That’s why choosing the best toothpaste and mouthwash is very important. However, this is no easy task because of all the potentially dangerous chemicals contained by many dental care products.

Besides all natural ingredients products which are usually more expensive than average products, there are also recipes we can make ourselves, at home...

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Natural Remedies for Eyes Wrinkles

April 21, 2013 Beauty

Eyes WrinklesEyes wrinkles … sooner all later we see them and there is not much we can do about them. However, when eyes wrinkles and crow feet appear at an early age there are natural remedies we could resort to in order to reduce them.

Here are the most frequently recommended natural solutions to keep the skin toned and prevent wrinkles for as long as possible.

General lifestyle recommendations

  1. It’s not just words that beauty comes from the inside. For instance, Dandelion can detox the skin, purify the blood and lymphatic system, thus making our skin healthier and more beautiful. Other herbs that could help are Horsetail and Rosemary.
  2. According to studies made at the University of Maryland Medical Center, green and black tea, as well as soy extracts could be effective in reducing under eyes wri...
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Apple Cider Vinegar for Beauty

March 25, 2013 Beauty

apple cider vinegarMade from fermented apple juice, apple cider vinegar is considered a complete natural remedy. It is said to fight bad cholesterol, high blood pressure, bowel disorder, contribute to weight-loss and even prevent the growth of cancer cells. Furthermore, apple cider vinegar is a top natural beauty product.

Hair

Probably the best known way to use it is for the hair. After shampooing, the vinegar is added in the rinse water – 1 or 2 tablespoons of ACV in a glass of water. It will remove the impurities and leave a shinier hair. Use 2-3 times per week. This is also considered a solution to make the hair stronger and prevent hair loss.

A solution with a stronger apple vinegar concentration – equal quantities of vinegar and water – is considered a remedy for dandruff...

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Almond Oil – 10 Beauty Tricks

February 20, 2013 Beauty

almond oilAlmond oil has a lot of benefits: you can enjoy it in the kitchen, for cooking, but also for cosmetic use: it is rich in vitamin E and D and suitable for any skin type. Here are 10 ways to use almond oil:

- It nourishes the skin, makes it smoother and deeply moisturizes it.

- It’s a gentle scrub for your face and lips when combined with sugar – massage your skin with circular moves and rinse with cold water.

- Used regularly in everyday face care, it lights dark circles and helps you get rid of problems like blemishes or acne.

- Regular use of almond oil prevents wrinkles and age spots.

- Almond oil nourishes your lips and skin – apply and gently massage for a few minutes. Almond oil has a soft sweet odour...

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Dry Skin Brushing for a Perfect Skin

January 31, 2013 Beauty

dry skin brushingDry skin brushing is not only a beauty trick – although it does help to get a beautiful skin – but also a way to maintain the health of the body, as the skin is a primary channel of eliminating toxins. When you have skin troubles such as irritations or bad body odour, the odds of an internally toxic body are rather high. Before starting the dry skin brushing, you should be aware that although miracles might happen, they don’t necessarily happen over night, so you should continue the brushing daily for at least three months, in order to clean your lymphatic system.

 Here are just a few benefits of dry skin brushing: it improves skin texture and skin renewal by removing dead skin cells

- it improves skin texture and skin renewal by removing dead skin cells

- it helps the lymphatic drai...

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