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

Causes and Treatment of Split Ends

Split ends of the hair shaft are a result of damage to the cuticle layer. The cuticle layer is the protective layer of the hair. It consists of overlapping cells much like shingles on a house and protects the cortex (the second layer of the hair) and the medulla (the marrow of the hair). Depending on how well the overlapping cells are woven determines your hair porosity (how porous your hair is). Now that we understand the hair's structure, let's take a look at why we get split ends. For the most part, split ends occur .......more

How to Keep Your Skin Care Routine Simple

Good skin is more than just an application upon application of skin care products....more

Get Fuller, Sensual Lips with DIY Lip Plumper Recipe

There are many types of lip plumpers on the market, so before you run out a purchase a lip plumper, it is best to know the different types and how they work.  There are vitamin based plumpers, collagen enhancing products, and Read more. Carol Belanger, author of 300+ Skin Care Recipes Visit Complete Skin Care Therapy for skin care recipes and articles....more

Antioxidants - Nature's Gift!

We hear about antioxidants everyday and the benefits they provide to your overall health. Additionally, antioxidants get quite a bit of exposure in skin care products. So what are antioxidants and what exactly do they do? Read more  Carol Belanger, author of 300+ Skin Care Recipes Visit Complete Skin Care Therapy for skin care rec...more

Easy Homemade Blackhead Remover Recipe

Blackheads can occur in almost all skin types but are most commonly appear in those with oily skin types and normal to oily skin types. They usually appear in the T-zone of the face (forehead, nose and chin). A blackhead is a combination of dirt, debris, dead skin cells, and oil which embeds in the pore....more

Making the Most of Your Brown Eyes

Although you may think your brown eyes are common and plain, you are actually blessed to have brown eyes. Brown eyes can wear so many shades of eye shadow and go from smoky eyes for evening wear to a light and natural finish for day wear. Not all brown eyes are created equal. There is different color of brown eyes ranging from deep dark brown to a lighter brown. Additionally the specs in the iris can vary from yellow to copper toned specs. When selecting the perfect color for your brown eyes, pick colors that complement the specs in the iris of the eye....more

A Great Complexion Starts with a Facial

A facial is a cosmetic treatment of the face, which involves a variety of skin care treatments....more