Tuesday, 1 April 2014

A Simple Lemon-y and Sugar-y Scrub to Make You Glow!

                                 




I know, I know, I've been a very bad girl and I'm sorry. I have been so busy and therefore unable to do any blogging.
Forgive me, please?????

Thank you! :)

Now, let's get on with it...

Wednesday, 26 February 2014

A Lemon and Olive Oil Treatment for Itchy and Flaky Scalp


Olive Oil



Lemon

You'll need:

  • 2 Tbsp fresh lemon juice
  • 2 Tbsp olive oil 
  • 2 Tbsp water


  • Mix all the ingredients in a bowl or cup.
  •  Massage mixture into damp scalp.
  •  Let it sit for 20 minutes, then rinse and shampoo hair. 

  • This treatment should be applied every other week.


    Good luck!

    ¬ Neni ¬

    Tuesday, 18 February 2014

    Revive Dull Hair With Easy Tip!


    Styling products can leave a film on the hair  that both saps moisture and dulls shine—but a product like salad cream/dressing can help reverse this damage.

    Monday, 17 February 2014

    A DIY Carrot and Yoghurt Body Glow



    Carrots are known to be good for your eyesight but they're always very good for your skin, giving it a healthy glow and smoothness. When used on the skin, it helps in removing acne and unattractive marks and spots. 
    And no, it will not turn your skin orange! (I have tested this myself soooo many times). I especially like this body mask as it leaves your skin with a beautiful feel and definitely helps me relax during my stress days. 
    Try it and see for yourself!

    Tuesday, 11 February 2014

    Cucumber Oily Skin Facial Mask



    This is for my oily-faced brethren not excluding yours truly...:)


    You'll need:

    Half of a cucumber
    1 egg white
    1 tablespoon of lemon juice
    2 mint leaves (scent leaves)


    1. Puree all ingredients in a blender. 
    2.  After the ingredients have been blended, place them into the fridge so that mixture can be chilled. 
    3. Apply the mixture to your face and leave it on for 20 minutes. 
    4.  Remove the facial mask with warm water and finish washing off with cool water. 
    Do this three times a week and see the difference in a month, I promise!!

    Random fact: I looooove cucumber. 

    Yum yum!

    *licks lips*

    ¬ Neni ¬

    Monday, 10 February 2014

    A Very, Very Easy Egg Mask Skin Tightener



    Now, this is about as simple as homemade beauty recipes can get. Honestly, it doesn't get easier than this!

    This is very good for people like me with enlarged pores. I do it once a week to keep things nice and tight.

    What do you need?

    Tuesday, 4 February 2014

    Got Body Odour? Try These Tips!



    Body odour is an unpleasant smell which is perceived when sweat comes in contact with bacteria on your body. 
    It is usually more prominent in the armpit and genital areas. The degree or severity of body odor is generally determined by genetics and lifestyle, but sometimes it can be caused by disease or psychological conditions.

    Here are natural ways you can help fight body odour:

    With Baking Soda
    Baking soda is an easy way to absorb moisture and neutralize odor, while reducing bacteria that causes body odor.
    • After shower, dip your fingers in water and then into baking soda and rub on affected areas. There is no need to apply deodorant afterwards.

    With Lemon or Lime Juice

    The acid in lemon or lime juice can help kill odor causing bacteria on your body.
    • Cut a lemon or lime into wedges. Apply directly onto the body parts with strong body odor. There may be a tingling feeling when you apply it. As long as it is not painful, the tingling feeling is normal.


    Good luck!

    You might need it! lol

    Have a great week!

    ¬ Neni ¬

    Thursday, 30 January 2014

    7 Ways Bacteria Gets Into Your Beauty Products




    You may know that you need to clean your makeup brushes once a week and toss your beauty products once they’re expired, but that doesn’t mean you’re in the clear when it comes to having bacteria in your products. Bacteria can be tricky, and once it gets into your makeup, it can cause a lot of problems for your skin like acne, redness and infection.
    To help you keep your cosmetics free of germs, here are seven ways that bacteria is getting into your makeup, and how to avoid it.

    Tuesday, 28 January 2014

    A Simple but Effective Hair Strengthening Treatment



    It doesn't cost much to take good care of your hair and you can always do so with food items that can be found in your kitchen. This treatment is high in protein which will help strengthen and nourish your hair.