Natural Tips for Cold and Flu Season

I inevitably get at least one bad cold a year that puts me completely out of commission for a few days. These tips and remedies help me cope and heal as quickly as possible! Taking echinacea, elderberry tincture or supplements, vitamin C, and drinking rosehip tea during cold season can all help boost your immune … Continue reading Natural Tips for Cold and Flu Season

Stocking Stuffers: Muscle and Joint Balm

The last stocking stuffer idea I’ll be sharing is this balm for sore muscles and joints. I also made soap for people this year from a melt-and-pour base, but I’m no expert, so I’d recommend visiting Soap Queen for tutorials! I used an organic soap base with lavender essential oil, dried lavender buds, and white … Continue reading Stocking Stuffers: Muscle and Joint Balm

Rosehip Oil Antioxidant Anti-Aging Serum

This serum is chock-full of anti-aging oils and herbs and is suitable for normal, combination, dry, sensitive, and mature skin. Although the oil infusion process is lengthy, it makes the serum so much more beneficial! Rosehip seed oil is high in vitamins C and A and essential fatty acids, making it great for anti-aging. Jojoba … Continue reading Rosehip Oil Antioxidant Anti-Aging Serum

Natural Lavender Tea Tree Deodorant

I never use commercial antiperspirant; your body is meant to sweat! Sweating helps your body detox and keeps it functioning normally. Sweat doesn’t have to smell though! This natural recipe keeps me smelling fresh all day long—even through hot yoga classes! The Diatomaceous Earth helps control odor, even if you have sensitive skin, while the … Continue reading Natural Lavender Tea Tree Deodorant

Essential Oil Spot Treatment for Acne

Sure, over-the-counter and prescription treatments are available for acne, but they're oftentimes too strong for sensitive skin, causing peeling and redness, not to mention they're filled with chemicals I definitely don't want in my body!! This antibacterial, antimicrobial, and anti-inflammatory essential oil blend is plenty strong to knock out most acne and keep new pimples … Continue reading Essential Oil Spot Treatment for Acne