Beauty Products – Are Parabens Your Enemy?

Parabens- What are they and are they really the enemy in the ingredients in many of our personal products?

Whats inside your beauty products

While going to the grocery store and checking the labels for nutritional facts and ingredients seems the norm, have you ever stopped to think about the ingredients in the beauty products that you use on a daily basis? I have…

Beauty Benefits of Coconut Oil

Sometimes the best beauty solutions are not those you purchase at a cosmetic counter, but ingredients you already have in your own refrigerator, cabinet, or cupboard. Not only are these ingredients often as effective as those with a higher price…

Homemade Beauty Treasures – The Janelle Beauty Book
Beauty Recipes The Journey to Natural Beauty The Wonders of Honey HAIR Honey & Molasses Hair Smoothie Smoothie for Curly Hair Molasses Hair Mask Hibiscus Hair Rinse Smoothie Hair Rinse Face & Skin Apricot Facial Cream for Normal Skin Shine…
Pink Grapefruit Sugar Scrub

[mks_one_quarter][sc:JBBookMenu ][/mks_one_quarter] Half a grapefruit 1 Tbsp sugar 1 Tsb jojoba oil Instructions: Combine the sugar and oil. Squeeze a bit of the grapefruit juice into the sugar and oil mixture. Scoop the mixture into the center of grapefruit. On…

Apricot Facial Cream for Normal Skin

[mks_col] [mks_one_quarter][sc:JBBookMenu ][/mks_one_quarter] [mks_one_half] 1 1/2 fl oz Apricot kernel oil 1 fl oz Jojoba oil 1/2 oz beeswax 2 Tbsp mineral water 2 drops lemon essential oil* 1 drop geranium essential oil Instructions: In a stainless-steel pan, melt the…

Grape-seed Facial Cream for Oily Skin

[mks_col] [mks_one_quarter][sc:JBBookMenu ][/mks_one_quarter] [mks_one_half] 1 1/2 fl oz Grapeseed oil 1 fl oz Jojoba oil 1/2 oz beeswax 2 Tbsp mineral water 2 drops ylang-ylang essential oil 1 drop calendula essential oil Instructions: In a stainless-steel pan, melt the oils…

Peppermint Foot Cream

[mks_col] [mks_one_quarter][sc:JBBookMenu ][/mks_one_quarter] [mks_one_half] A blast from the past! This was Janelle Beauty’s first hit product. The cool, refreshing aroma of the peppermint was enough to put a bounce in your step! Ingredients: 2oz Coconut oil 1oz Calendula oil ½…

Kiwi Body Scrub

[mks_col] [mks_one_quarter][sc:JBBookMenu ][/mks_one_quarter] [mks_one_half] 4 Kiwis peeled and mashed 2Tbsp plain yogurt 4oz Sweet Almond Oil 4 drops of your favorite essential oil   INSTRUCTIONS Mix all ingredients, until smooth. Apply to skin as a scrub. [/mks_one_half] [mks_one_quarter] [adsense] [/mks_one_quarter]…

Chocolate Almond Butter Bar

[mks_col] [mks_one_quarter][sc:JBBookMenu ][/mks_one_quarter] [mks_one_half] ½ oz cocoa butter 2tbsp sweet almond oil 2oz coconut oil ½ oz beeswax 2oz mineral water 1tsp lemongrass essential oil 2 drops chocolate extract ½ tsp peppermint essential oil Instructions: In a stainless-steel saucepan, melt…