over the past few years, i’ve shared a lot about my own personal hair care routines and things i use. for this post, i wanted to give credit to a few oils that have stood the test of time in my journey. hopefully they can sneak their way onto your bathroom counters and shelves, too… Continue reading favorite hair oils
good morning, crunchies! let’s start this weekend off with a stellar face mask. it’s slightly warming to increase circulation, packed with antioxidants, and is anti-inflammatory. not to mention, with the increased circulation, your post-mask moisturizer will be more readily absorbed. double win, i’d say! this recipe should make enough for one layer on your face.… Continue reading warming cacao mask – all skin types
this diy is near and dear to my heart. if you can believe it, it serves as a base for almost any diy beauty product you can think of – lotions, masks, oils, mists, rinses, etc. all-purpose products are right up my alley! it’s an herbal extract base that can either be made in oils or… Continue reading all-purpose herbal infusion base
this post is the first in a series of makeup posts. they will cover 3 groups of makeup products i’ve purchased and tried – face, eyes, & lips. welcome to the FACE installment of my green makeup reviews! some of these products are my favorites and some i won’t be repurchasing. note – all products… Continue reading “green” makeup review – face products
hair rinses are definitely something i wish i could do more often. in the world of diy green beauty, they’re the relatively easy things to make and use, and yield some great benefits. when i do get the time to use one, i want to make sure they work hard. here’s one of my favorite… Continue reading multi-tasking herbal hair rinse
happy friday, crunchies! here on AE, i feel like i talk a lot about what i do to take care of my body as far as beauty products, ingredients, and diet goes. but i’m not perfect and that should never be the image i portray. so let’s get real. my skin is far from flawless.… Continue reading i’m not perfect.
face peels seem kind of scary, don’t they? or is that just me? i always pictured face peels as treatments that leave behind a raw, red face. this mask is definitely not that! this diy all-natural fruit face peel is super gentle yet super effective. and best part of all – it’s completely edible! you… Continue reading gentle fruit face peel
yes, this ingredient does exist, and yes, it’s great. dragon’s blood is deep red in color and taken directly from dragons older than 2 years via non-lethal blood draws.