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Home Made Skin Care Recipes and Skin Care How To's

Check out our home made skin care recipes and learn how to create a perfect at-home spa treatment with ingredients you may already have.
  1. Recipes for Your Body (17)
  2. Recipes for Your Face (16)

Honey and Skin: Recipes and Tips
Looking for a new face treatment? Don't head to Sephora - head to the grocery store! Here we show you why you need to pick up some honey and share 3 recipes to get you started.


Shea Butter Skin Benefits
Is shea butter right for your skin? Come see the shea butter skin benefits to see why you absolutely should start using it in your regimen.

Turmeric for Skin
Turmeric isn't just for curry night; it has amazing skin benefits, too! Come see how to use turmeric to get amazing skin.

Top 10 Essential Oils to Use
If you're new to essential oils, you might be wondering what essential oils you should use. Suki Kramer, founder of the all-natural skin care line suki shares her top 10 favorite essential oils to use - especially for beginners

Tips and Ideas for Using Essential Oils
Are you wanting to try essential oils in your life but you're a little concerned about their safety? Suki Kramer, the founder of the all-natural skin care line Suki shares her thoughts on essential oils with us.

10 Pintrest Beauty Recipes to Try
Pintrest is full of great beauty recipes, ideas and tips. But it really is like a dig-and-save consignment shop. You need to dig through the junk to find the treasure. Here are 10 of our favorite beauty recipes that you must try!

Rose Water: Recipe and Skin Benefits
Making rose water couldn't be easier and the benefits to your skin are numerous. From acne to redness to irritations to aging, rose water can help. Check out our rose water recipe and list of skin benefits from using it.

How To: Polka Dot Nails
Polka dot nails are simple to do an can add a fun look to any outfit - especially if you're wanting to go retro. It's super simple to get this look. See our step-by-step with pictures to help.

8 Globally Inspired Beauty Tips

Clean Face Tips
Everyone wants a clean face, especially when the day's dirt and grime mixes with our makeup. It's so important to start the day with a fresh clean canvas. If you don't clean your face properly, your skin will never look as clear and healthy as it could. Check out our clean face tips for step-by-step tips along with product picks.

6 Epsom Salt Recipes and Ideas
Looking for a natural ingredient that you can turn into a head-to-toe beauty weapon? Look no further than Epsom Salts. The Epsom Salt Council gave us some great recipe ideas to make it easy to reap the benefits of Epsom Salts on the cheap.

10 Ways to Use Coconut Oil in Your Beauty Routine

10 Tips for a Green Salon
Whether you're a salon owner, a hairstylist or simply a salon customer, greening a salon is something that can easily be done with a few simple steps. Check out these 10 tips for green salons and start talking about how your salon can incorporate these green salon tips, thus reducing the salon's carbon footprint.

Skin Care Recipes by Julie Gabriel
Julie Gabriel is About.com: Skin Care's go-to trusted source for all things green. Her tips are easy to follow and her recipes can easily go head-to-head with many expensive products you buy at the store. We're so lucky that Julie has shared some of the fabulous skin care recipes from her books: The Green Beauty Guide and Green Beauty Recipes.

Homemade Skin Care Recipes by Narine Nikogosian
Author Narine Nikogosian shares three of the awesome homemade skin care recipes from her new book, Return to Beauty with us.

How To: At-Home Facial
Who has the money to hit the spa for a facial these days? But don't let that stop your skin from reaping all the benefits a facial can give. Create an at-home facial to pamper your skin and keep your wallet fat.

Chocolate Brunette Hair Rinse - Homemade Hair Mask
Looking for a refreshing hair rinse, try this home made hair mask recipe - Chocolate Brunette Hair Rinse - by Julie Gabriel, Author of The Green Beauty Guide.

Using Aveda Products, Create a 7 Step Aveda Spa Treatment at Home
7 Step by step instructions from Aveda to give yourself an at home Caribbean Therapy Spa Treatment.

Seaweed Wrap and Face Mask Recipe with Skin Benefts
Seaweed wraps are a great way to pull out toxins in your body, leaving glowing skin. Here is an easy DIY recipe for a seaweed wrap and a lesson in skin benefits

Celebrate Moms - Mother's Day Gifts to Pamper
Who is more important than your Mom? Think back to all the sleepless nights you have put her through. It's time to show your mom (or wife) just how much you appreciate her by splurging on a gift to pamper her.

Super Simple DIY Hand Scrub

Epsom Salt Bath Benefits
Wondering if what you've heard about epsom salts are true? Can taking an epsom salt bath really benefit your body? Read on to see the benefits of epsom salt baths.

5 Common Spa Treatments Explained
If you're confused when looking at the Spa Menu, this will help you understand what you are signing up for.

The Body Shop: Plunge and Purify Bath Soak
Review of The Body Shop: Plunge and Purify Bath Soak

Aromatherapy at Home
Why leave the aromatherapy at the spa? Use these inexpensive oils to enhance or create any mood right at home.

Indulge in a Spa Treatment at Home
Going to the Spa can be a big expense, but by following these steps, you can enjoy a spa treatment right at home.

What is A Resort Spa?
When you're taking a spa vacation, the most important choice is between a destination spa and a resort spa. Find out what the difference is, so you make the right choice for you.

Skin Care Recipes - Readers Respond: Skin Care Recipes That Work
Do you have a favorite skin care recipe or skin care secret that works for you? Share it with us!

Your Green Salon Tips - Readers Write In Their Green Salon Tips
After reading our Top 10 Green Salon Tips, help us see what we've missed by sharing your own green salon tips. Whether they are being carried though in your salon or you just wish they were, sharing green tips for the salon will help inspire other salons to go green.

Natural Beauty Boosters
When it comes to taking care of your skin, there's nothing like finding amazing skin benefits in simple natural ingredients. Come check out these natural beauty boosters.

Green Tea Powder Face Mask: My New Fav Skin Treatment
I have fallen in love with green tea powder face masks and you will to once you try. Here's why.

Benefits of Cocoa Butter to Your Skin
The benefits of cocoa butter to your skin are numerous! This amazing ingredient straight from nature is useful in so many ways. Come learn more about cocoa butter.

Tea Tree Oil for Skin - Is It Right For Your Skin?

Jojoba Oil Benefits for Skin
Jojoba oil has many benefits for skin. In fact, it is one of the best oils you can use on your skin. Come see why.

Oatmeal Bath for Stressed Skin

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