Home Remedies

Did you know that castile soap was originally made from olive oil in Spain? It draws moisture into your skin while allowing your pores to breathe. It contains vitamins A&E, which are anti-inflammatory and the olive oil helps your body produce collagen to keep your skin young and supple. Some dermatologists recommend using pure olive…Read more »

Natural Eyeliner

Did you ever wonder how Cleopatra made her famous eyeliner? It only takes a few ingredients to have magnificent eyes like hers. Combine 1 Tablespoon of Argan oil, 1/2 teaspoon of kaolin clay, and 1/2 teaspoon activated charcoal together. Using a funnel, put the mixture inside a tubular container. Apply with a small brush. Most of the ingredients…Read more »

Homemade Eye Shadow

Did you ever look at the prices of cosmetics today and wish you knew how to make your own? Well, I have the recipe for eye shadow.  You’ll need 1/2 teaspoon arrowroot powder & 1 teaspoon dried colored powder. You can find these ingredients at an aromatherapy store or craft supply store. I’ve heard rice flour  mixed with a…Read more »

Fungus Among Us

Yeast thrives in warm environments, but I’ve noticed  that many folks in Washington also complain of fungal nails. It makes you wonder if it’s the same reason moss runs rampant  or mushrooms pop up under the evergreen trees in this rainy state. Whatever the case may be, I found a simple recipe that is suppose to…Read more »