Botanical Skincare Spotlight: Lotus Moon Tonic Minerals Facial Toner

Hello lovelies! Now that I’ve settled into Sin City, I have the mental clarity to crank out the bazillion product reviews and demos I’ve left sitting on the back burner. Many moons ago I received the complete line of Lotus Moon Skincare, and many of Plain Jane Beauty’s product offerings. Both lines are extremely impressive!…

Calamine Lotion for Oily Skin (Primer)

Hello again! Right now is a prime time to talk about priming! I stopped using Milk of Magnesia as a face primer when I read about how damaging it could be to the skin over time. MoM is too acidic for daily use, and breaks down your skin’s protective barrier if you use it too…

DIY: Rosemary & Lavender Clay Face Mask for Oily Skin

Suitable for Oily Skin  2 Tablespoons Natural Bentonite Clay 1 1/2 Tablespoons* Distilled Water 1 Drop Rosemary Essential Oil 1 Drop Lavender Essential Oil Use non-metal bowls and mixing utensils when using bentonite clay. Mix the clay and water first before adding in the essential oils. I like to leave the mask on for 20…

The Magic of Oils For Skin Care

Curated Article Originally Published Here One of the key differences between conventional skin care and natural or organic skin care is not the “active” ingredients such as green tea or vitamin c, which excluding water may make up to about 5% of any product, rather it lies with the base ingredients. In natural skin care,…

Apple Cider Vinegar Face Toner

Suitable For Mild Acne Dead Skin Removal You Will Need 2 Tablespoons Organic ACV 8 Ounces Water Combine and bottle ingredients. Using a cotton ball or pad, apply the toner to your face as a follow up to your normal cleansing method. Avoid the eyes and mouth. Store away from direct sunlight. Use daily on…

Olive Oil + Milk Toner for Dry Skin

Suitable For Dry Skin Sensitive Skin You Will Need 2 Cups Water 1/2 Cup Full Fat Milk 3 Tablespoons Olive Oil 1 Tablespoon Glycerin Small Container with Lid Combine ingredients. Shake well. Apply twice daily to clean skin. Refrigerate remainder. Discard after 7 days.