• Beauty

    DIY Coconut oil body butter

    Body butter is so rich, creamy and fluffy. I have never used body butter before because i thought it would be so oily and greasy on skin. I first made the body butter when I did not have any preservative left for making the lotion. As you know, I make all the lotion for my family myself. I have used high percentage of coconut oil in this recipe along with some shea butter. Both oils have amazing moisturizing benefits to the skin and naturally the both have UV protection for your skin. It keeps your skin moisturized and hydrated all day long. I also added sweet almond oil as a…

  • Beauty,  Natural

    Natural Deodorant with no baking soda

    I hear you all.. Odor is the worst enemy anyone could have. I have tried all kinds of deodorant, sprays since I was 12 years old. It was kinda fancy when I used those commercial ones because, they looked colorful and it also smelled good. But is it safe for skin? absolutely not and now I wish I knew about this when I was a teenager. I understand a lot of things now since I have my own kids and got cautious about being healthy and living naturally. Since my pregnancies, I have become sensitive to fragrance, perfumes and what not. So because of this, I stopped using perfumes, deodorants…

  • Beauty

    DIY Turmeric lotion from scratch

    Wild turmeric powder has a lot of benefits for skin and health. It has a lot of anti-inflammatory properties and it is very good for sensitive skin. It can also help reduce redness from blemishes and calm skin conditions like eczema. Turmeric is excellent for acne because it is a natural antiseptic and helps to keep bacteria from spreading. When I was little, I remember using “vicco turmeric cream” in India. I used to have a lot of acne and this cream helped a lot with acne. The cream was too thick and wanted to it more like a lotion and easily spreadable. Now that I make a lot of DIY…

  • Beauty

    DIY goat milk lotion from scratch

    These days goat milk is getting pretty famous. Goat milk cheese and goat milk itself is very healthy for everyone. It naturally reduces the blood sugar level and increases good cholesterol. It is also rich in proteins, calcium and good fats. A lot of skin products are made using goat milk too. Because research says that the fats in the goat milk is very essential to clear eczema and any other skin problems. One other main things is that, it reduces aging. So using goat milk skin products will make you feel and look young naturally. How using natural products changed our lives We use natural soaps and lotions everyday…

  • Beauty

    DIY rose hydrosol/ rose water

    For all these years I have used store bought rose hydrosols. It might be working for a few but definitely not for me because I have a sensitive skin. It actually darkens my complexion and it is so itchy when I apply. My guess is, they add alcohol in the dilution process. So I did some research and decided to make one myself and use it in my DIY projects. Rose hydrosols are very good for skin and in fact it brightens the skin and act as a natural skin toner. It can also be used as a natural perfume. Store bought ones add fragrance and do the dilution with…