Category: Home Made Body Products

Epsom Bath Treats ~ 3 Ways

Here’s another extremely simple way to treat yourself or others. Epsom salts with your favorite essential oils. Put them in cute jars or bags, make some tags and tie them with ribbon. I have always loved taking baths. Hot water has some kind of…

Barkin’ Dogs Foot Rub

A couple posts ago I talked about having some issues with the paint on one of my projects. I’m not sure why they didn’t cooperate, but if you’re going to spray paint your lids, I would suggest spraying them with a primer first. Our…

Nourish & Calm Body Butter

You may not realize it, but making many of your own body products is really, really, simple. Our skin is our largest organ and it’s important to really know what it is absorbing day in and day out. Many of the ingredients in store…

Help For Arthritic Hands

Over the last few years during the holidays I’ve been making body care gifts for friends and family. Last year I made a sleep potion with several types of essential oils. My mom has very arthritic knuckles and her hands are often in pain. She…

Headache & Migraine Relief Roller

You may be one of the lucky few who never suffer from an occasional headache or migraine. If that’s so, you can also use this essential oil combination for sore, tense muscles, and nausea. But, for those of us who do have those dreadful…

Slumber Bedtime Potion

I’m happy to say I survived four days of granola and nuts. I don’t get along with nuts and grains very well. We have a love hate relationship. I love them, and they hate me. I tied and labeled the last of it a…

Homemade Intensive Organic Night Cream for Face & Neck

I have a lot of people tell me they aren’t creative or crafty in or out of the kitchen. I don’t believe that’s true. I believe that all of us, no matter who we are, have a little bit of art inside us of…

Homemade Toner & Fabulous Face Cream

I’m in body care product making mode. This seems to be a great time of year to do it and typically when I run out of all my favorites. Yesterday I made gluten free, dairy free, non-toxic, fantastic for you Facial Toner. Love it….

Homemade Essential Oil Body Cream

In this age of technology we are becoming pretty savvy about what’s in our food and in the products we use every day. Typically, it takes a personal illness or an illness within the family or friend, before we come to the conclusion that…

Pure & Simple Organic Body Lotion

There is some controversy in the allergen world about beauty products. There’s basically two schools of thought. The first, is that it’s perfectly safe to use your food allergens like gluten and dairy on your skin. I’ve read all kinds of posts where people…

Wholesome & Happy

I recently discovered that many of the beauty products I’ve been using have gluten. It started with my face lotion that was making my eyes puffy, my nose itch like crazy, and my face feel rashy. I sat down at my computer and researched every…

Homemade Body Butter

My mom sent me the best handmade body butter for Mother’s Day. Made from all organic ingredients and whipped up to a light and fluffy butter that melts when it hits your skin. Not too oily and not so absorbent that it just soaks…