Complete Acne Guide

The Complete Acne Book

What's The REAL Answer To Acne Free Clear Skin?It's not like me to whinge but it really annoys me when I read all of the acne book and product sales hype on the web! The sales pages that assume you are like a 4 year old who can't see through the hype and sales pitch.I know for a fact some of the products (and namely two books in particular) do actually work....but it still bugs me that they have to go through the cheesy sales pitch because they are priced at a level that they have to get you over the "what, you want me to pay THAT much for a book" shock….Sorry if I sound a little … [Read more...]

7 Simple Tips For Acne Free Clear Skin

So let me guess you have spent a good hour or so googling how to get rid of that massive, mountain sized pimple on your forehead, before you have to face the crowd at the school dance or have that very important interview for your next job.I'm going to be honest with you acne isn't always a quick fix, it can take time to get rid of it. It can be anything from a quick fix to a painful process of trying vast amounts of different creams, facial wash, masks etc. Trust me I have been there before. The frustrating moments of standing in the supermarket with a huge range of products before you, … [Read more...]

26 Facial Masks For Acne With All Natural Ingredients

Facial masks for acne

Looking for some easy facial masks for acne? The recipes below are so simple but contain a range of antibacterial ingredients to combat acne bacteria. Many ingredients like oatmeal and aloe vera soothe inflammation and help to calm redness.Most of the ingredients in these facial acne masks you probably already have at home. Others are readily available online or at your local health store/supermarket.Before you create your mask, wash your hands to remove any bacteria transfer from your fingers to your skin.It's also good to know what each ingredient does so you can adapt your acne … [Read more...]

Homemade Face Masks: The best ingredients for glowing skin

Natural Face Mask

Homemade face masks are the bees knees for healthy skin Natural face masks offer so many benefits for skin. Adding ingredients rich in fatty acids, fruit acids and vitamins can repair sun damage, rehydrate skin by plumping out cells, and by stimulating the skins natural process of repair and renewal.Even some of the most simple ingredients in home made facial masks can repair damage and promote collagen production by invigorating your skin's cells, waking them up and stimulating them into action.Natural ingredients in homemade face masks:Essential fatty acids: Essential fatty … [Read more...]

5 Foods to Relieve Common Skin Allergies

Food Allergies

Allergies are very common and although most are mild and usually seasonal, they can be irritating and may impact on day to day life. In severe cases, allergies can be debilitating, affect where you can go and what you can eat. In extreme cases, allergies can be fatal. Food is often associated with causing allergies. Some of the most common allergies are caused by particular foods, including:Nuts Fruit ShellfishHowever, it can also worsen the impact of a different form of allergy. Some foods exasperate allergy symptoms, while others can help to relieve common skin … [Read more...]

Fruity At Home All Natural Hair Straightening Treatment

Natural Hair Straightening Treatment

Straightening my unruly frizzy hair Sometimes I love my curls - other days I hate them especially on rainy days when the wild unruly frizz monster aka my curly mop buzzes with anticipation of it's release form captivity!If you also have curly, kinky or wavy hair with that halo of frizz and that UN-tameable mess that refuses to co-operate in any way shape of form, you know what I'm talking about!You may be sitting there reading this nodding your head at this all too familiar scenario.If you've always wished you could have silky straight locks, you'll be happy to know I'm about to … [Read more...]

6 Tips For Naturally Gorgeous Sexy Summer Legs

Sexy Summer Legs

We all love to have smooth soft glowing legs for the summer with no visible shaving stubble or rashiness!Here are some easy natural ways you can get gorgeous pins for wearing those cute shorts, sexy dresses or summer skirts and swimsuits…. 6 Tips For Sexy Legs Tip 1 For Smooth Legs: Shaving Nobody likes red shaving rash or ingrown hairs. You can prevent these annoying post shaving irritations by using Extra Virgin Coconut Oil with your shaving cream or soap - mixed half and half. Not only does it help to give you a closer smoother shave, but the natural essential fatty acids deeply lock … [Read more...]

Sour Apple Smoothie And Face Mask

Apple face mask smoothie

Apples are great for skin.Glycolic acids in apples help to exfoliate dead skin cells, reduce scarring and stimulate new cell growth. They are also loaded with antioxidants as are Almonds both of which help to fight free radicals and premature ageing.The glycolic acid also releases oil and bacteria from pores and the skin’s surface which is why it has been so popular in skin care products.Bananas are rich in potassium and Vitamin C helping to improve skin texture, retard acne bacteria, and helps to fight acne. Raw almond butter contains a high level of Vitamin E, a vitamin known t … [Read more...]

6 Delicious Smoothies To Feed Your Skin

Smoothie Skin Foods

Smoothies for seriously smoothielicious skin If you love drinking refreshing smoothies and want to feed your skin at the same time these recipes will put a very big smile on your dial!Smoothies made from oh so healthy juices are loaded with antioxidants that flight free radicals that cause those pesky lines and wrinkles. Protein rich probiotic ingredients like yogurt & coconut milk help with improving digestion and reducing belatedness (who doesn't love a flatter belly and relief from indigestion?). Tropical fruits like papaya and cantaloupe contain enzymes like papain that break … [Read more...]

Take Control Of Your Skin

Mia Gordon Amazon Expert Author

In 3 Steps... Make your own easy natural home made healing and nourishing serums, cleansers, moisturizers, masks or scrubs and enjoy clearer more radiant and younger looking skin.Acne Masks & Treatments  Moisturizers & Serums Exfoliants & Scrubs  Serum Wizard Cleansers  Ingredient Wizard Coconut Oil Skin Care  Ingredients Chart Face Mask Recipes  Ingredients & Benefits List Natural Home Made Skin Care Recipes: Rejuvenating Renewing Masks & Treatments For Beautiful SkinIf you've ever wished you could have beautiful glowing bl … [Read more...]

How to apply a facial mask

Mia Face Mask

Applying a home made face mask once a week can drastically improve your skin's health and appearance. A facemask combined in the right way can also help prevent premature aging and reduce the appearance of wrinkles and fine lines, especially when you use ingredients rich in essential fatty acids.A good daily skin care routine is the starting basis for radiant looking skin, but with the regular application of a face mask, with pure rich concentrations of active ingredients, is an excellent way to boost the health and vitality of your skin.Making and using face masks regularly also helps … [Read more...]

Carrier oils for Mature Skin. Anti-aging Oils for mature skin recipes

Carrier oils for mature skin

What is a carrier oil? A carrier oil, also known as a base oil or vegetable oil, is commonly used to dilute essential oils and absolutes for application to the skin. They are called carrier alls because they carry the benefits of active or essential oils into the layers of your skin.Unlike essential oils, carrier oils are not generally scented and do not evaporate. It is vital to use essential oils diluted in a carrier oil or with in combination with other ingredients such as in a face mask.Essential oils should only ever make up about 0.75% to 1.5% of your cleanser, mask, serum or … [Read more...]

Natural Homemade Body Lotion Recipes: Creams, lotions, body oil recipes

Natural Body Lotions For Silky Soft Glowing Skin

Natural Body Lotions For Silky Soft Glowing Skin Many oils used in cosmetics are rich in vitamins, essential fatty acids and other nutrients that help to lock in moisture while protecting and repairing skin.Below you will find homemade recipes to make for moisturizing your whole body using oils that are prized for their beneficial properties for skin.Body Lotion Recipes, Natural Homemade skin creams, Natural salves, skin balms and lotion recipes: Anti Aging Mango Butter Cream Recipe 10 drops Carrot seed essential oil 2 Tablespoons Beeswax 2 Tablespoons Mango butter 8 … [Read more...]

Homemade Natural Face Cream and Face Serum Recipes

Homemade-Natural-Face-Cream-and-Face-Serum-Recipes

Natural face serums for moisturizing skinMaking your own homemade face serum can be as simple as mixing together a base oil or carrier oil as often is used in combination with essential oils.It might sound strange applying oil to your face, especially if you have oily or acne prone skin, (we are trained to think this by cosmetic companies) but in fact if you pick the right combination of blends, they absorb quickly leaving your skin feeling soft and nourished.Carrier oils rich in essential fatty acids especially penetrate the skin delivering the benefits of added essential oils … [Read more...]

7 Natural Tanning Oils To Protect Skin And Enhance Your Tan

Natural Tanning Oils

One of the most natural ways to get radiantly beautiful skin is to expose your skin to a little sun every day to absorb vitamin D and enjoy it's skin enhancing benefits.Although a little sun exposure is good for your skin, overdoing it and allowing your skin to burn is something you'll obviously want to avoid. Good protection is important to protect skin cells and maintain elasticity. This is why tanning oils are popular for enhancing a sun tan while helping to protect the skin at the same time.Lighter skin converts UV rays into vitamin D more readily than darker skins. If you think … [Read more...]

3 Ingredient Natural Acne Wash Recipe

Natural Acne Wash

Natural acne treatments are a great way to treat, heal and repair acne prone skin.There are so many "zit zapping" acne products on the market - enough to make your mind boggle!  But the problem with 90 percent of these commercial acne washes is that they are designed to treat a very specific market, either teenage or oily skin by default.  These may be great for teenage Disney Actresses or people with greasy skin, but are often very drying for people that don't fit into these two categories!The harsh chemical ingredients designed with a "napalm" style approach towards acne can be e … [Read more...]

Homemade Facial Masks For Acne Pain

Acne face mask

Recipes for acne pain relief Acne can be painful, not just unsightly and embarrassing for many people..Most people are concerned about the appearance of acne but don't know that it is possible to also relieve the pain that comes with it.Redness, swelling and soreness are normal symptoms of pimples, but most acne products don't deal with the pain side of things.You may be thinking at this point - why not?Most acne products are produced by pharmaceutical companies that are focused on medications to target acne bacteria. That's all fine and good, except that many of them can … [Read more...]

The Top 36 Best Ever Quick Easy Home Remedies for Pimples and Acne

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Whether you are 15 or 50, are always some things you can absolutely guarantee will turn up in your life at some point. D6A83FSYPN4MOpportunities to have fun and play yes, but also bills, falling in love (or at least in fascination) with someone, cuts bruises, taxes and pimples.Acne and pimples seem to be the thing that turns up usually at the absolute worst or most annoying time. Like for instance, before proms, your (or your best friends) wedding day, right before a job interview,or photo shoot and especially the day before a big first date!So whatever you call them, zits, spots, … [Read more...]