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One Sugar Scrub, 5 Ways

Who needs store-bought body scrubs when you can get radiant skin naturally with a homemade sugar scrub? Here's a basic sugar scrub recipe, plus five fun variations. The trouble with store-bought ex…

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10 Surprising Uses for Oatmeal

You know that oatmeal is a delicious and healthy way to start your morning, but there are quite a few unconventional uses for oatmeal that might surprise you! From DIY beauty to some crafty applica…

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3-Ingredient Homemade Facial Scrub Recipe

Has the dry, cold winter weather done a number on your skin? This simple homemade facial scrub can help your face bounce back from the winter chill. Here in Atlanta the weather is starting to take …

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15 DIY Beauty Recipes from Food-Based Ingredients

If you're looking to avoid toxic beauty ingredients, making your own DIY beauty recipes at home is a natural choice. The recipes below all use simple ingredients, many of which you probably have in yo…

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A 2-Ingredient Deodorant Recipe That WORKS!

I've been using this DIY deodorant for over a year now, and it's by far my favorite recipe. If you've made the switch -- or tried to make the switch -- from conventional deodorants to natural alter…

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10 Natural DIY Beauty Recipes

Want to whip up your own personal care products? Treat yourself right with these DIY beauty recipes using simple ingredients. Store-bought beauty supplies can be bad news. They often contain toxic…

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16 Surprising Uses for Flour

Flour: it's not just for baking! There are lots of interesting uses for flour around your house. Check out these 16 ways to use flour in your crafting, DIY beauty routine, and in your home and garden.…

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24 Surprising Uses for Salt

We know that eating too much salt is unhealthy for us (or is it?), but salt has all kinds of uses around the home! From your beauty routine to cleaning, salt can really come in handy. Table salt an…

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10 DIY Winter Skincare Recipes

Winter is still a month off, but in a lot of the northern hemisphere that cold, dry weather has already rolled in. From your hair to your toes, those harsh conditions are no fun for your skin. Not…

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DIY Natural Hair Color, the Many Uses of Coconut Oil & More

Listen, laugh & learn with the Green Divas (and Green Dude Scott) anytime - Podcast here! PHOTO CAPTION: GD Lisa's natural hair progression - blonde, less blonde & totally natural Was fu…

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