DIY All-Natural Minty Tinted Lip Balm

Learn how to make DIY Tinted Lip Balm with all-natural ingredients and a hint of minty freshness.

When I was a kid in middle school, I actually collected lip balm! I had a little purse full of probably 50 different flavours. I just loved the stuff. Partly because my lips are always dry  but also because I loved the scents! Now that I know all of the icky chemicals that can be found in store bought lip balm, I love to make my own. This DIY tinted lip balm is  slightly tinted pink for a lovely natural look. I added peppermint essential oil for a cooling fresh scent. You can experiment by adding more beetroot powder for a darker pink or different  essential oils for different scents. Continue reading

Review: Desert Essence Coconut Shampoo and Conditioner

I've finally found the perfect NATURAL shampoo for dry, frizzy hair! | The Refreshanista

If you’re looking for a great, natural shampoo and conditioner that will give moisture and shine without weighing down your hair- you’re in the right place! I picked up the Desert Essence Coconut Shampoo and Conditioner kind of on a whim while I was in the grocery store, I had been meaning to find good natural hair care products especially since I’m pregnant, I don’t like the thought of all those chemicals in typical hair care! And I love coconut, plus the price was lower than I expected, so I thought what the heck, may as well try it!

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