Category Archives: Skin Care

Unmolding soap

I unmolded some of my soap yesterday. The lavender one was still pretty soft, and I couldn’t get it to release from the shaped molds, but the larger blocks were okay. I think I should have waited to do a … Continue reading

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Massage and Moisturizing Oils

Today I made up some oils for massage and moisturizing. They are really easy to make, and can be very pretty in a glass jar with a hand-made label or ribbon. The one in the odd shaped glass is a … Continue reading

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You Look Younger!

Recently I had a friend tell me (thanks Kristen!) that I look younger every time she see’s me. Everyone had a good laugh as she said it was probably some new natural skin-care discovery, and I said it sure was! … Continue reading

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Thanksgiving Giveaway

Thanksgiving is fast approaching, and with it the stress of being with family you may (or may not) like, preparing the perfect holiday dinner, or simply trying to to get enough food together to give your kids a good meal. … Continue reading

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Natural, hypoallergenic shampoo: Soap nuts or Soap berries

Soap nuts, or more accurately, soap berries, are from a tree grown primarily in India and China, though there are species grown in all the tropic and sub-tropical parts of the world. They contain saponins, which are a natural surfactant. … Continue reading

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