Skincare Unbottled: DIY Your Beauty Routine

By Kat La Mantia | February 27 2024 | AdultsGeneralAllBlog

The new beauty look is healthy, glowing skin. Everyone’s got their holy grail skincare secret, whether it includes the latest and greatest from Drunk Elephant, “slugging,” or a 10+ step exhaustive routine. But the truth is, you don’t need to fight off a swarm of 10 year-olds at the beauty counter to give your skin the care it deserves. With the right guide, effective and natural DIY skincare has never been easier. No longer must you spend ages checking product labels or googling which ingredients are safe to use in combination. Our favorite DIY beauty guides are a one-stop shop for all your skincare needs, providing easy recipes for naturally luxurious at-home beauty products like exfoliants, moisturizers, soaps, and more. Save money, save plastic, and save your skin with our top picks for all things skincare!

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Organic Beauty
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The New Science of Skin and the Beauty of Doing Less
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Handmade Spa: Natural Cosmetics, The
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Plant-Powered Beauty, Updated Edition
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You know your diet should be rich in plants for optimal health. So shouldn’t the products you apply to your skin, which are absorbed into your body, also be filled with plants?

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Essential Oils Recipes
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