7 Ways Not to Get Mosquito Bites

Things in life that aren’t fair: the American prison system, Jennifer Aniston’s love life and the fact that in a backyard full of people, you seem to be the only one who gets covered in welty, gross mosquito bites. Here, seven creative ways to keep those suckers at bay--without resorting to the DEET.

Things in life that aren’t fair: the American prison system, Jennifer Aniston’s love life and the fact that in a backyard full of people, you seem to be the only one who gets covered in welty, gross mosquito bites. Here, seven creative ways to keep those suckers at bay–without resorting …

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Headache Balm

If not, your grocery store should have some jars. I use it in a lot of DIY Beauty recipes and also in cooking. My aunt eats it on toast. Apparently, it’s really good, but I haven’t tried it yet. I digress… This Headache Balm is really easy to make and has three essential oils that I find help my headaches. If it’s a really bad headache, it takes the edge off the pain and helps me to function. When I get headaches, they tend to be bad ones.

My Headache Helper post has been super popular so I wanted to make another DIY essential oil recipe for headaches. This time I’m using a regular coconut oil base. You might already have coconut oil in your pantry.  

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HOMEMADE MAKEUP REMOVER WIPES

I tend to experiment with homemade makeup removers. My go-to is generally the Oil Cleansing Method, but sometimes I am admittedly lazy, and want to be able to remove my makeup while watching tv on the couch. And sometimes I want to wash my face without waiting 5 minutes for the water to heat up in my bathroom.

I tend to experiment with homemade makeup removers.  My go-to is generally the Oil Cleansing Method, but sometimes I am admittedly lazy, and want to be able to remove my makeup while watching tv on the couch.  And sometimes I want to wash my face without waiting 5 minutes for the …

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DIY Vitamin E Nighttime Face Cream

I’m really excited about this beauty recipe! It’s the first face cream I’ve made and I’m really loving it. I’ve been using it every night and I wake up with soft, moisturized skin.

I’m really excited about this beauty recipe! It’s the first face cream I’ve made and I’m really loving it. I’ve been using it every night and I wake up with soft, moisturized skin. 

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