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If Monday’s child is fair of face… I must have been born on a Monday. My skin has always been fair and sensitive. Facial toners that are geared to sensitive skin still leave my face red and irritated. I found that making my own herbal concoctions was the better way to go for my skin […]Read more »
Proper skin care is an important subject for a lot of women, especially once they have reached a certain age. They are looking to maintain the healthy, youthful-appearance of the skin, keeping wrinkles and other signs of aging at a safe distance. If you are interested in enjoying a glowing, imperfection free complexion as well, […]Read more »
Sitting on a front porch, strolling through a garden, enjoying a mindful moment, noticing the scent of the flowers and herbs, sun warmed and brought to you on a peaceful breeze is one of lifes great pleasures. Lavender is one of my favorites to grow. It is relatively easy to grow in planting zones 4-9, in […]Read more »
Natural Solutions for Acne: Acne is frustrating, I get it. As a teenager and young adult, I was plagued with acne as many of us are at some point in our lives. I tried everything, from washing my face with nothing but water to popular commercial acne cleansers, and harsh multi-step systems and […]Read more »
Reduce Toxic Burden with Natural Skin Care Every day you are bombarded with something you should NEVER do again. Your news feeds are filled with lists of things to avoid if you want to be healthy. If you sit and think about it, you could go crazy stressing about every little thing to avoid. The truth […]Read more »
There are several versions of this old-fashioned skin tonic, but this recipe uses witch hazel in place of stronger alcohols and fresh bay leaves, allspice and orange zest. Cinnamon smells great and its anti-inflammatory properties help soothe skin after cleansing or shaving. • 1⁄2 cup witch hazel • 2 tablespoons dark rum • 2 fresh […]Read more »