Herbal Vinegar Infusion This slightly medicinal-scented herbal rinse helps to relieve an itchy scalp, remove flakes, and restore your hair’s pH balance. Try to use this blend daily until itching and flaking stops. Follow with a natural, leave-in conditioner or detangler if necessary.
Vitamin E Balm Sunflower oil is high in vitamin E. Use this moisturizing balm on the lips, the tips of the hair or underneath the eyes. It can also be used in place of nail polish to add shine to the fingernails.
Exfoliating Facial Sea Salt Scrub You can use sea salt as an exfoliant. Don't try this with table salt -- you need the coarser granules of sea salt for this recipe. Apple cider vinegar acts as an astringent. Mint may help with inflammation.
Soothing Oatmeal Face Mask This mask can be used by anyone, especially people with sensitive or dry skin. The recipe makes enough for one face mask.
Sensitive Skin Solutions If skin care products spell skin problems to you, you may have sensitive skin. See our sensitive skin solutions.
Rejuvenating Coconut Oil Hair Mask This makes enough for 1 head of medium to long hair. Add more or less of the oils depending on hair length and thickness. Coconut oil moisturizes the scalp and hair, while the olive oil conditions them. The gelatin is rich in protein, so it's very reparative to the hair, which is mainly made of protein itself.
Lip and Cheek Stain If you forget to reserve the liquid from cooking your beets, you can boil the skins that you peel from your beets.