Raw Honey Homemade Lip Balm


The Natural Beauty Benefits of Raw Honey

Raw honey is an excellent addition to any natural beauty routine.  It’s perhaps my all-time favorite natural beauty ingredient.  I frequently add it into my homemade facial cleansers, and mix it with plain organic yogurt to make a wonderfully hydrating face mask.

Honey’s use as a natural beauty treatment and cosmetic ingredient dates as far back as ancient Egypt.  Those ancient girls were definitely on to something.  Honey is a wonderful humectant, which means that it draws moisture to the skin and helps prevent that moisture from escaping.  (Who wants to look like a dried plumb?)  Plus, it’s loaded with all kinds of beneficial things like vitamins, minerals, and enzymes, which make raw honey an excellent wound healer and skin beautifier. 

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Ten of the Most Awesome DIY, Natural Beauty, & Essential Oil Boards on Pinterest

Homemade Natural Beauty and Aromatherapy Inspiration

Like lots of  other people who use the internet daily, I love Pinterest.  It’s great for organizing all of your favorite recipes, tips, and inspirations all in one handy place.  If you’re not a Pinterest user, then I highly recommend checking it out.  If you are a Pinterest user, then you know how easy it is to let time run away whilst perusing and re-pinning lovely and useful pins.

10 of the Most Awesome DIY, Natural Beauty, and Essential Oil Pinterest Boards

You can spend hours on Pinterest (literally), looking for great pins and pin boards.  Here are ten boards I like to visit to find new recipes, tips, and ideas for creating handmade goodies and crafts.  And, if you’d like, you can see what I’ve been pinning to GEB’s Natural Beauty board (’cause natural beauty is good beauty).

Follow Michelle’s board DIY Natural Beauty on Pinterest.

  1. DIY Skincare & Healthcare 650+ pins
  2. Natural/Home Remedies (DIY) on Pinterest 4,512+ pins
  3. Natural Beauty Recipes 508+ pins
  4. Aromatherapy for the Massage and Spa Professional 787+ pins
  5. Upcycled 737+ pins
  6. DIY 564+ pins
  7. DIY 458+ pins
  8. Herbs and Oils 1,426+ pins
  9. DIY 1,137+ pins
  10. Essential Oils 282+ pins

Where do you find your inspiration?

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