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Organic Eye Makeup Remover

Did you know that commercial eye makeup remover has tons of chemicals that are harmful to us? Well, extra virgin olive oil can be a great substitute. Just a drop or two of extra virgin olive oil on a cotton pad is all it takes to gently and effectively remove eye makeup without irritating the [...]

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Face Moisturizer

If you regularly use moisturizer, you may find yourself using it extensively and spending a lot of money. You may have breakouts due to the chemicals in your face lotion and one way to avoid that is to make your own moisturizer. When you make moisturizer at home, you’ll know that you’re only putting organic [...]

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Gel Liner

I’ve always used pencil liner and occasionally liquid liner, but I heard so many gurus rave about gel liner so I decided to attempt at making my own! The best part about making your own is the colour selection and $ saved. For the sake of testing this recipe, I went with black eye shadow. [...]

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Organic Bronzer

It’s summer, and we all want head out with a sun-kissed glow. However, the sun’s rays can be deadly and cause skin cancer, heat stroke, and much more. The easier, healthier and cheaper way to get a fake tan? Use bronzer and a self-tanner. In this recipe, you’ll learn how to make an organic bronzer [...]

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Michelle Phan’s Pore Strips

If you have a YouTube account and watch makeup gurus, then you’ll probably know Michelle Phan, the #1 most subscribed female on YouTube! Anyways, I was watching some of her old videos and came across this one and how to make your own pore strips: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-bjOB4zS0uE I already had milk and glycerin, so I decided [...]

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Sugar Lip Scrub

This lip scrub will keep your lips soft, smooth and supple! Exfoliating your lips not only helps the skin hold more moisture and prevent chapping, it also rubs off the dead skin, making your lips silky smooth and kissable and helps your lipstick stay on better. Always use sugar instead of salt for a lip [...]

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Egg White Face Mask – All skin types

An all time favourite of many people – the egg white face mask! This is perfect for any type of skin, especially oily skin! An egg white mask is protein, vitamin, and mineral rich so it nourishes your skin. It is especially known to cleanse, exfoliate and lighten the skin. But it is most famous [...]

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Bubzbeauty’s Oatmeal Face Cleanser

This recipe is from Bubzbeauty, a make-up guru on Youtube, but I wanted to post this because it is my holy grail for skin cleansers! You can check out her video for this recipe here: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7e5_RVBwNjE Oatmeal is an amazing skin cleanser, it has the ability to relieve redness, dry skin and irritation. This means [...]

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Beetroot Cheek Tint

Beetroot has been used for many years as a natural pigment, and is still used today! Its red colour looks gorgeous on all skin tones unlike some store-bought cheek tints. You may need to go out and purchase the beetroot and vegetable glycerin if you don’t have it, but it’s worth the money! This recipe [...]

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I’m Christine, creator of diybeauty.blog.com. All the beauty recipes I post on here are my own unless otherwise stated and have all been tested. Why waste so much money on beauty products when you can make many of them at home, with mostly natural ingredients that are free of chemicals? I try to keep the recipes simple [...]

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