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When it comes to shaving, most men probably don’t give the personal grooming habit much thought. Just a quick swipe of the razor up and down the face, and your done. However, to enjoy a quality shave, you need to know a little more than just what end... 

Create your own natural baby salve to keep your baby feeling smooth and comfy!Taking care of our skin is a life-long necessity, and for a baby it’s even more important. Why? Skin is the largest organ in the body and it is our body’s first... 

Learn how to make your own all natural baby wipes at home! One of the great assists in parenting is having a good all-purpose baby wipe. But why not make them at home with ingredients you can trust. Follow these steps to make your own all natural baby... 

Zero calorie fad diets are a sure way to fail at losing weight. You need a plan you can stick to if you really want to shed pounds.Are you looking to lose weight and do it quickly? We all want to look our best and those extra pounds certainly don’t... 

As a woman I love to take pride in my appearance, especially with my hair. Due to treatments, the weather, hair dyes, washing with the wrong shampoo or conditioner and using heat products such as hair irons, hairdryers and curling irons, our hair can... 

During cold seasons, and especially as winter approaches, your feet begin to wear and tear and your heels begin to crack (also known as hard feet.) Dependent on the extent of your cracked feet, they can sometimes become sore and in some cases can start... 

Sometimes life can get a bit hectic. A day of chores, work, children and noise, can often get on top of you. My favourite way to wind down at the end of the day is with a nice hot bath. The set up of a bath can effect the amount of relaxation, so here... 

There is nothing more fun than making a perfume or cologne that’s wholly YOU. Homemade, naturally scented oils can be created in a variety of ways. This first one is both fastest and easiest. Begin with a cup of good quality oil that has a texture... 

One of my very favorite sites on the internet is Care2.com, a model of community interaction and learning. In part, I love the site because of Annie Bond, who is the first lady of green living, offering recipes for anything from oven cleaner to non toxic... 

As we grow older we begin to notice the fine lines and wrinkles that weren’t there before. This is all an unfortunate and unavoidable outcome of growing old. Eyes begin to look dark, wrinkles appear on our foreheads, your chin turns to the plural term... 

Making nails look beautiful by applying nail polish as well as using nail polish remover regularly, can begin to negatively effect your hands causing thin, brittle nails and damaged cuticles. Leading a busy life can often mean we neglect the minor things,... 

What is is your child asking for this Christmas? Between October 25th 2007 and Novermber 5 2007, nearly two MILLION toys have been recalled by toy makers and retailers nation wide. Affected toys which have been recalled just in the past 67 months alone... 

Trick or Treat! The very words spin childrens minds off to fun Halloween Parties and give them visions of being their favorite star or fairy tale hero. Halloween is a time of fun and fantasy where every child ( and sometimes adults) can be exactly what... 

Haven’t some of your best gifts been the kind that were home made. That were very much like you are in nature and took time and effort and real thought to produce? This is one of those gifts that is unusual enough to be interesting and is elegant... 

Acne results from the way hormones interact with oil glands in our skin, creating clogged pores that result in pimples. The regions most commonly afflicted with acne include the neck, shoulders and face. There are a variety of pimples that may arise,... 

And as the largest organ of our bodies (measuring some 2 km on average, and shedding every month) it’s important that we take good care of our skin. This collection of nearly 20,000 sensory cells is our first line of defense between our internal... 

A fair majority of people in the United States spend as much as two hours of personal time a day staring at computer screens. This doesn’t account for the numbers who also have to use computers at work. So it’s not surprising if our eyes... 

Whether you’re born with dry hair, have treated hair, overly curly hair or whatever, a large number of people struggle with “the frizz”. I know that there are days when I get out of bed, look in the mirror, and wonder where the electrical... 

Our custom of the proverbial Saturday night bath dates far back in history with the Ancient Romans. Various nobles of this time had bath houses for themselves, while the rest of the populace used a public bath facility. As with most things in Rome,... 

With the cold and flu season nipping at our doorsteps, its good to know about various herbs and other natural items you have at home that can be used to offset nasty symptoms and get our bodies working effectively again. Every home hobbiest has a special‚... 

During various eras and settings, bathing was something that was considered unhealthy (or something that only the wealthy did). The Middle Ages and Renaissance are two perfect examples. So, people had to find another way to cover body odors at least to... 

So many of the chemicals that are used in shampoos and conditioners are dangerous and some even carcinogenic. Some have safe‚ levels of use, but many of these chemicals are still dangerous and what is a safe level. Doesn’t that vary for each... 

Natural cleansers are all the rage these days and anything that we use on our skin should in fact be natural, mild and non toxic. Cleansers for the skin are easy to make and easy to store. Of course you will want to take into account your skin condition,...