Detoxifying Your Beauty Cabinet

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Detoxifying Your Beauty Cabinet

Photo Credit: Kristy Doubet Haare

Your body’s “toxic load” is the accumulation of harmful toxins and chemicals through ingestion or skin absorption. From pollution to second-hand cigarette smoke to morning skincare routine and conventional cleaning products, you, like it or not, may encounter many of these substances in your daily life.

Homemade Bath & Body Recipes to Welcome Spring

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The Gardener’s Bath Soak

Words: Danielle Williams

Once springtime rolls around, I crave fresh ingredients, like citrus and herbs. There’s nothing like growing my own herbs in the backyard. I can head outside to snip some for dinner or to add to my latest homemade bath and body recipe. I hope you enjoy welcoming this season with these easy recipes as much as I do. And remember, make sure to always do a spot-test first before using these products.

The Beauty of Bath Bombs

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The Beauty of Bath Bombs

Words: Danielle Williams
Photo Credit: Kristin Wood

There’s nothing quite like a warm bath at the end of a long day, and adding a bath bomb to the mix not only brings an element of fun, but it also infuses your soak with skin-loving ingredients. Bath bombs are easy to customize to your skin’s needs and your scent preferences. You can include botanicals, essential oils, oats, and so much more.

The Art of Candle Making: Your Comprehensive Guide

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The Art of Candle Making

Photo Credit: Kayla Lobermeier

Give someone a candle, and they’ll enjoy the charming ambiance for several days. Teach them how to make candles, and they’ll adorn their space for a lifetime, or so goes a crafty twist on the famous saying. There’s a reason candles are a popular choice for gifts and home decor – they’re coziness creators, relaxation promoters, and mood setters. Learn how to make your own candles in this blog.

New Year, New Bath Rituals

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Bath Rituals: Rose Bath Salts

Words: Danielle Williams
Photo Credit: Britta Weickert

Everybody decompresses differently, but there is one activity that seems to please the majority, from babies to grownups: taking a warm bath. It helps melt away the stress of the day and brings quiet peace to the mind. As the new year begins, it’s a great time to re-think your bath rituals.

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Welcome to flourish, a haven for all things homemade bath and body.

By reading flourish, you’re not just taking care of your skin. You’re discovering the importance of loving your skin, and everything in-between. flourish is more than just a blog. It’s our way of encouraging everyone to thrive in a healthy and vigorous way – to empower wellness in all aspects of your day-to-day life.