Books & Music
Food & Wine
Health & Fitness
Hobbies & Crafts
Home & Garden
News & Politics
Religion & Spirituality
Travel & Culture
TV & Movies
Home Made Beauty & Body Care for Less
Use these tips to make your own beauty or body care products for less. Many of the products are easily created with items you already have around the house.
Cheap Facial Treatment
Why spend money for an expensive facial treatment when you can easily make your own facial treatment with items in your kitchen? This is a great facial treatment for normal skin. Take a look.
One cup of plain yogurt
One teaspoon fresh lemon juice
One teaspoon fresh orange juice
One teaspoon carrot juice
Blend the ingredients together in a bowl. Apply the mixture to clean face. Let it remain on the face for about 10 to 15 minutes then rinse off with cool water. Pat dry and follow with your favorite facial moisturizer.
This is a gentle, yet very effective facial scrub for normal skin.
Handful of oatmeal
Mix the oatmeal and water together to form a thick paste. Apply the paste to a clean face and let the mixture set on the face until it drys. Start the gentle exfoliating process to remove dead skin by moving the fingers back and forth over the face. Rinse face afterwards.
Here is an inexpensive bath oil to make.
Crushed Rose Petals
Mix the rose petals with sunflower oil in a bowl. Let the mixture stand for a few days before using.
Liquid soaps are very popular because they are easy to use. There is no reason to spend money on the liquid soaps in the stores. Get creative and make your own liquid soap and save money.
4 ounce soap bar
Grate the soap bar into a microwave able bowl. Next, add three cups of water. Microwave the mixture on high until it is completely dissolved. Check the mixture frequently and stir during the process. Let mixture cool and pour into a container for use.
Here is a quick way to make a really refreshing bubble bath out of those little pieces of left over soap.
Pieces of soap
Mesh bag with draw string
lavender flowers or rose petals
Place the pieces of soap in the draw string bag along with the lavender flowers or rose petals. Attach the mesh bag to the water tap as the water runs into the tub.
Are You Stressed?
Self Scoring Stress Quiz
| Related Articles | Editor's Picks Articles | Top Ten Articles | Previous Features | Site Map
Content copyright © 2013 by BB Lee. All rights reserved.
This content was written by BB Lee. If you wish to use this content in any manner, you need written permission. Contact BB Lee for details.
Website copyright © 2013 Minerva WebWorks LLC. All rights reserved.