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Natural oils as sunscreen + natural homemade walnut & carrot tanning oil

Natural oils as sunscreens: SPF + homemade natural tanning oil

Wild morning to you! Experimenting is always a fun pastime especially when it’s too hot to go outside. I’ve made my own tanning oil (that could serve as a mild sunscreen) and I prepared a list of natural oils with SPF levels that can serve as ingredients for a homemade sunscreen. Do natural oils contain an SPF level high enough to protect our skin sufficiently? Can natural oils substitute your usual sunscreen?

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How to: a simple guide to dry brushing for a smooth and toned skin

a simple guide to dry brushing for a smooth and toned skin

Wild morning, pretties! Dry brushing is on the rise and I figured it would be a high time to try it. Do you have a brush? Do you have 5 minutes a day for yourself? Yes, it’s just that simple. And it makes my skin soft, toned, and it even reduces cellulite! I challenge you to try dry brushing; you won’t regret it!

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Homemade recycled tin lantern guide for your summer terrace

homemade tin lantern diy guide

Wild morning to you! Luminous lanterns made out of recycled old tin cans? Let’s get to it! I’ve been in a serious DIY mood for the whole week already (if not more), so I’m presenting to you another project: a DIY guide on how to recycle tin cans. It’s as useful as the usefulness goes since it combines recycling, creativity, and home-improvement all in one.

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Body scrub for a smooth skin: benefits, recommendations & a DIY guide

diy salt and thyme body scrub

Wild morning to you! Lately, I feel as if my skin is under a constant pressure due to too much heat and strong sun. That’s why I decided to make a gentle DIY body scrub with thyme and sea salt. I believe that my skin deserves some extra attention and that’s why today’s post is focused on the benefits of body scrubs. Read More

Simple Sunday: Rosemary Cucumber Lemonade

rosemary cucumber lemonade, infused water, refreshment drink

Wild morning to you! Want to stay fresh and hydrated? So do I! That’s why I made cucumber lemonade this morning and I keep drinking it with everything. Also, I’ve gathered here a list of top 5 infused water recipes. I’m not saying that my lemonade isn’t good enough, I’m only saying that diversity is key!

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Top 5 Fruit and Herb Infused Water Recipes

infused water recipes

Wild morning to you! Infused water season is here! Make a pitcher of an infused water at home with only a few ingredients. This way you can trick yourself into drinking more water, stay hydrated with only healthy combos! Choose from a mixtrure of herbs, spices and fruits. If you prefer, you can also make a lemonade and add extras to it, as I did the other day with Rosemary and Cucumber Infused Lemonade. A bit soury, but it does the trick.

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Top 3 bentonite clay detox treatments.

bentonite clay detox treatment

Wild morning to you! Bentonite clay has been regarded to have detox and healing attributes, natural body cleansing, either on the outside or on the inside. Have a look at three simple ways to cleanse and detox your body.

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Coconut oil hair treatment: a simple DIY guide.

coconut oil hair mask

Wild morning to you! Coconut oil hair mask can be a great addition to your hair cosmetics, especially if you have problems with split-up ends, dry and tired hair that feel like a rough towel instead of a silky scarf. I have curly hair and sometimes they are a proper nightmare. Well, to be honest with you, I don’t always pay my 100 percent attention to my hair since they tend to take a lot of time now and then, especially in windy and humid conditions. Oh, and when it’s too sunny and hot as well. And when it’s too cold. Basically, a l l the t i m e.

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Simple Sunday: Homemade elderflower cordial

elderflower cordial ibn the making

Good afternoon to you all! Homemade elderflower cordial is a perfect addition to all spring and early summer drinks when you want to add a fragrant and refreshing twist to cocktails, mocktails or lemonade. There are elder blossoms popping up around every corner and I got too tempted, so I finally had to make my own elderflower cordial.

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In my kitchen: Chili Infused Olive Oil.

chili infused olive oil

Good morning! Have you ever looked at all the pretty pictures in magazines or different blogs of infused olive oil, thinking: I really want to eat arugula and feta cheese pizza and add some chili infused olive oil on it? Or you just took bread fresh out of the oven and realized you’d need rosemary infused olive oil because that would be just the perfect snack? Honestly, I did. Many times before. Even as I’m writing this, I’m getting hungry.

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