Bathed by Nature
0 item(s) / Total: $0

Some Honey, Honey?

Posted by BBN on 9/1/2012 to Do It Yourself Recipes
As I made my daily green tea with honey and lemon drink this morning I began to think about the inevitable fact that winter is just around the corner.  Winter is a time for hot tea, coffee beverages, hot chocolate and the occasional hot toddy.  I’ve found that honey blends perfectly with all of these drinks.  But I also began to think about all the other things I use this golden delight for.  Not only do I put it to my favorite drinks, soap recipes and food recipes but I put it on my body quite often.  I never really thought about how much I use it or why I seem to always have it stocked in my pantry until today.

One Soap, Two Uses

Posted by BBN on 7/20/2012 to Soap
Do you love your natural handcrafted soap bar in the shower for the silkiest skin ever?  How about as a shampoo? A natural handcrafted soap bar can definitely be used to shampoo your hair!  The soap will typically contain an excess of oils added to the mixture that provides two benefits:

Bath Salts they’re supposed to be for RELAXATION, right?

Posted by BBN on 7/8/2012 to Do It Yourself Recipes
“Ivory Wave”, ” Purple Wave”, “Vanilla Sky”, and “Bliss”—- are all among the many street names of a so-called designer drug known as “Bath Salts”. We thought bath salts were for relaxing in a state of aromatherapy, after a long day at the office?

Benefits of Milk Soaps

Posted by BBN on 1/16/2011 to Soap
There is a long history of using milk in soaps and other skin care products.  In fact milk has been used in bath products since ancient times.  Cleopatra, rumored to have had beautiful skin, was said to have taken daily milk baths.  But what, if any, benefit does your skin get from these popular products?

Healing Your Skin After Too Much Sun

Posted by BBN on 7/17/2010 to Do It Yourself Recipes

I spent my days on the beach reading or in the water.  Although I used my sun block religiously I still got a little burned.  I have to admit the one day I didn’t use it is the day I went wave running and ended up with tingling skin.  So that night I decided I had better treat myself to a little “skin healing” before I headed back into the sun.

After dinner I took a cool shower then headed into the kitchen to find something to mix up as mask for my face, neck and shoulders.  I loved it so much I have to share the recipe.

Do We Need Antibacterial Cleaners?

Posted by BBN on 6/6/2010 to Do It Yourself Recipes
As the debate continues, millions of people use antibacterial soaps and household cleaners every day, believing that their germ killing ability will keep their families healthier.  Could these same chemicals that fight germs also be hazardous to your health? 

 Soap
 Do It Yourself Recipes
 Essential Oils
 Skin Health
 Baths
 Natural Ingredients
 Natural Cleansers
 Natural Home Cleansers
 Miscellaneous

 Some Honey, Honey?
 What is Soap Scum?
 Ahhhh…..The aroma of Lavender!
 One Soap, Two Uses
 Bath Salts they’re supposed to be for RELAXATION, right?

 September 2012
 August 2012
 July 2012
 January 2011
 July 2010
 June 2010
 May 2010