Natural and Organic Beauty Recipes that You Can Make at Home
It might interest you to know that cosmetics are not always safe. Many cosmetics contain ingredients that are carcinogenic. The Enviromental Work Group (EWG) has a wonderful website for publicizing the health risks of everyday cosmetics, so you can see which products are safe and which are not. It is available at Skin Deep. Also, there are natural and organic beauty recipes below as alternatives to commercial products.
Natural and Organic Beauty Recipes
Your skin is the largest organ of the body. It protects you from the environment, enables you to feel, and regulates your body's temperature. Many commercial skin care products contain questionable ingredients. Consider caring for your hardworking skin by using these natural and organic beauty recipes. You can turn your own home into a spa with a few simple ingredients and give your skin the nurturing it deserves.
Cure Acne Naturally
Natural Liquid Soap for Dry Skin
Liquid Castile Soap
Olive Oil Soap for Dry Skin
Clay Mask for Beautiful Skin
Sea Salt and Sugar Scrub Recipes
Cold Cream Recipe
Lotion Recipe Made with Olive Oil
A great head of hair can do a lot for your self image. It isn't that hard to achieve beautiful hair. Shampoos are designed to clean your scalp. The hair itself can be protected through the use of natural and organic beauty recipes to add more body, shine, or hydrate dry hair. All this can be done naturally and beautifully with no risk to your health.
Hair Treatment for Extra Body
Condition Your Hair with Eggs
Repair Dry Hair Naturally
Add Volume to Hair Naturally
Lighten Hair Naturally
Condition Your Hair Naturally with Food!
Condition Hair with Olive Oil
Condition Hair with Mayonnaise
Avocado Hair Conditioner
Condition Your Hair with Coconut Oil
Color Grey Hair Naturally
Sage and Rosemary for Covering Grey
Fragrance originated from the extraction of beautiful scents from flowers and plants. Today, chemical perfumes are the norm, but understand that these fragrances carry a host of concerns. Fragrances are a considerable health risk posing neurotoxin, allergen and sensitizers risks. The synthetic fragrances found in soaps and shampoos are risky for young children and it is a good idea when using commercial products to choose fragrance-free varieties. For your own personal care, you don't have to expose your health to risky ingredients. Natural and organic scents made from plants are still widely available today in the form of essential oils. Essential oils are often used for aroma therapy, but they can help you smell your best too with these recipes:
Use 11 Common Essential Oils
Massage Oil from Essential Oils
Have you considered that most of what you apply to your lips is swallowed? Don't consume large quantities of chemicals in an effort to have beautiful lips. Natural and organic beauty recipes for glosses, balms, and lip color area easy to make yourself at home with a few simple ingredients that won't leave you exposed.
Natural Lip Balm
Lip Gloss Recipes
Wen - The unshampoo
Shampoo your hair without stripping out the natural oils and get movie star hair!
More Information on Making Natural Recipes for Beauty
Overview and recipes for herbal oil, natural conditioners, lip balms and skin care products and other organic homemade beauty recipes.