Updated: Aug 4
Craving easy natural beauty hacks to help you ramp up your healthy beauty regime?
Then we have you covered, healthier alternatives to our typical chemical-laden make-up products are super easy to make at home and your skin will love you for it!
1. Say Good Buy To Spots
Not only does this treat for your skin smell seriously amazing but it has long been known as one of the best, natural, anti-bacterial power houses you can get your hands on.
Tea tree oil and can help kill acne-causing bacteria and keep new blemishes from popping up. Tea tree oil can also clean up your pores if they are clogged, and can help keep them dirt and bacteria free! Whats not to love?!
To use, put a drop or two of tea tree oil (100% pure please!) on a cotton ball, dilute with a few drops of a carrier oil (coconut, olive, or jojoba oil are good options) or saturate with purified water, and dab onto trouble spots.
2. Scrub Your Way To Softer Lips
Should I really be using a lip scrub? Yes, is the answer! Not only will you have softer, plumper, more kissable lips (who doesn't want that?), but it also leave a sweet n' sour zest which tastes amazing too.
This is an all time fav DIY hack and you might even have all of the ingredients right in your kitchen at this very moment!
To make the scrub, mix 1 1/4 cup sugar with 1/2 cup of extra virgin olive oil and 2 teaspoons of lemon juice. Combine all ingredients and store in an airtight container (like a mason jar) & pop it in the fridge to have a lip scrub on hand for all those unexpected kissable moments.
3. Hello Brighter Skin!
Thick make-up getting you down? Suffering from drab, dull skin?
Sometimes wearing heavy makeup can take its toll, this turmeric face mask is the ultimate facial reviver and you need to have in your life. Start with 2 tablespoons of ground oats and add 1 teaspoon turmeric powder along with 3 tablespoons of milk. Add in a teaspoon or so of honey, mix, slather on and then rinse off after a few minutes. Ta-dah! Instantly brighter, lighter, happier skin!
4. Bae Bronzer
If your a fan like me of having a 'natural' glow then check out the next hack as it not only smells good enough to eat but actually works a treat.
Organic cocoa powder has been known to be the perfect natural bronzer, and the best part is, you will smell like chocolate. Did you read that right? Absolutely! As if you needed an excuse to use natural makeup more often, this easy bronzer will be the best thing you’ve ever done for your cheeks. Making the do it yourself bronzer is incredibly simple too: mix organic cocoa powder with a bit of cinnamon and powdered sugar (or baby powder). There is no exact recipe for this bronzer, as it depends on your skin tone! Mix up a few different batches to find your perfect glow.
5. Wake Up Scrub
Scrubs are the ultimate way of lifting dead skin cells and giving skin that instant lift.
not only does this hack smell A M A Z I N G but its super simple and is the perfect way to wake up your morning routine. To make this easy scrub, combine 3 tablespoons of coffee grounds (preferably fresh) with 1 tablespoon of natural oil of your choice (we love almond or olive!) and 1 tablespoon of brown sugar. Voila! Clean, fresh, invigorated!
These five DIY natural beauty hacks are a sure way to revive your routine, but we’d love to share some more! Find out about the secret to toned skin or check out our DIY Anti-inflammatory face wrap or if you have a hack of your own we'd love to hear about it just pop us a message or use #naturalnaughtons
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