DIY Moisturizing Face + Hair Masks

My clocks read springtime is here. But my body still feels like it’s trapped in wintertime. The air has been exceptionally dry [it seems] this winter, and it’s taken a toll on my skin + hair. I’ve always read about DIY moisturizing masks made of nothing but a few kitchen staples. Particularly, olive oil. It’s got anti-aging antioxidants and is super hydrating. There are a number of different recipes out there, but…. Read more

DIY Lemon Exfoliating Mask

I want to glow [like a Jennifer Lopez type glow]. Sometimes, I think the answer is vaseline. Other times, it’s love. And now, I’m convinced it’s… lemons. My 19-year-old sister tells me all the cool kids are applying DIY face masks. I’m mostly thrilled because this beauty project makes me feel domestic-ish. Except that I’m wasting groceries on vanity… Combine 1/2 squeezed lemon, 1/2c granulated sugar, 1tbs organic raw honey + 1tbs tea tree oil….. Read more