The ABCs of Aromatherapy

All Posts, Recipes, Spring

Aromatic Bath Salts

Words: Danielle Williams

Aromatherapy is such a big part of making homemade bath and body products. Not only do the all-natural ingredients work wonders on your skin, but they can also work to improve your mentality. By the most basic definition, aromatherapy is the inhalation or topical application of essential oils all with a therapeutic intention.

10 Essential Herbs to Grow for Homemade Bath and Body

All Posts, Bath and Body Projects, Spring

10 Essential Herbs to Grow for Homemade Bath and Body

Photo Credit: Sibyl Smith

As the sun warms the earth and whispers of spring fill the air, one of the most rewarding activities is planting an herb garden. Not only do herbs infuse your dishes with a burst of flavor, but some herbs also offer incredible options for body care and medicinal purposes, among other uses. Read on to learn more about herb gardening and explore ten essential herbs to grow for homemade bath and body.

Detoxifying Your Beauty Cabinet

All Posts, Self Care

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.

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