Beauty Balms: Which One?

If you’ve looked at a women’s, fashion or beauty magazine in the last 6 months then you have some idea about the new skincare wunder-product known as beauty balm (or BB, if you’re excruciatingly hip)....more

Depression Era Skin Care 101

I have a confession to make; I love skin care. If you know me, then this revelation is as shocking as revealing that I am a woman or that the sky is blue (technically the sky is every color but blue and either gets it's color from the ocean or vice versa. I was a film major). Over the years, I have developed a few beloved beauty products that are cheap, fun to make, and really work. ...more

THE BEST NIGHT/DAY CREME' ON GOD'S GREEN EARTH

Look, I'm no doctor or anything.  There's no magic pill, no fountain of youth or such nonesense.  But there is maintenance and care.http://dmagazine.me/2012/01/03/the-best-nightday-creme-on-gods-green-earth/...more

Is A Vegetarian or Vegan Diet Bad for Your Skin?

I've been a vegetarian for over 20 years, and have no plans to start eating meat any time soon. Am I hurting my skin with this dietary choice? What's the the truth about skin health and food? ...more
@EllenJaffeJones KUDO'S to you!!! How inspirational you are to me, and Im sure to many others! A ...more

Here Comes Skin Cancer *ahem* Summer

It’s that time of year again.  Spring has arrived!  At least at my house, losers!...more

Easy Aloe Vera Skin Care Recipes

Aloe Vera is commonly used in skin care products because it offers so many benefits. It can soften, soothe, and hydrate and has the ability to penetrate deep into the layers of the skin to promote cell regeneration. Additionally it has both antiseptic and antibiotic properties which makes it highly effective in treating skin irritations such as cuts, burns, eczema, and sunburns and will also relieve the itch from poison oak, poison ivy and poison sumac. The active ingredients in Aloe Vera are quite remarkable....more
Thank you for sharing these recipes! I might have to try out the oily skin mask :)more

12 Skin Care Practices to Kick-off Your Year Right

 The following skin care tips are designed to help you achieve excellent skin health, and improve your skin's appearance in 2012.   ...more

How To Have Fresh Clear Skin

Fresh Clear Skin No Matter What Color You AreWITCH HAZEL = Clean, Clear, Fresh SkinHere’s a simple basic beauty tip I want to share for fresh clean looking skin no matter what color or complexion you are? If you want that fresh crisp look no matter what age you are, keeping your skin clean is a must! I believe in looking your best no matter what age you are?...more

Healthy, Glowing Skin and Your Confidence

Something for which we all strive yet so few achieve and even fewer keep: a good skin care regimen. Oh yes, there are times we look in the mirror and think "Wow! Not a blemish!" or "Eek, not now!" The second, of course, always happens before a big event or special intimate dinner, whereas the first may come on any given day, giving us a reason to smile and a more confident bounce in our step....more

DIY Natural Peppermint Foot Cream Recipe

© Rebecca's Soap Delicatessen I sold an all natural foot cream down on the Roanoke City Market for years. It was highly popular year round, but I could only sell it during late fall to early spring because it would melt during the summer while I was vending outside....more

I love this recipe. Thanks for sharing it with us. (Now I just have to find someone to make it ...more