Easy homemade lip balm recipe

Homemade lip balm in tins with mint leaves

This no-cook lip balm recipe is easy to make and very affordable – and it works! You can make it in about 5 minutes. It’s awesome if you go through a lot of lip balm.

Fake a French Manicure (quick and easy)

French manicure fingernails with white nail pencil

Whether you go to a salon or do them at home, a French manicure is more expensive and more time-consuming than regular ones. But those brilliant white tips are a very popular look. This is a quick and easy way to fake a French manicure. Get the beautiful look without all the fuss of a real French manicure.

Used Coffee Grounds for Skin and Hair

Bag of coffee grounds

Believe it or not, used coffee grounds can be part of several beauty treatments. They can de-puff eyes, add shine to dark hair, fight the appearance of cellulite and more.

Oils for skin care

Bottles of oils for skin care

Oils can be extremely effective for both cleaning and moisturizing your skin. They’re also very affordable ingredients to add into your skin care routing. Here’s what I’ve learned over the years about using oils for skin care.

How to Make Leave-In Conditioner

How to Make Leave-In Conditioner

You can make your own leave-in conditioner easily and cheaply at home. This is a great way not only to save money, but to create a “custom” product that really meets your hair’s needs.

How to get rid of garlic breath

Garlic bulbs and cloves with chives

Sometimes after you eat garlic, it seems impossible to get it off your breath. But there’s a quick, easy fix that almost always works, and you can do it virtually anywhere there’s food.