Posts Tagged ‘almond oil’

Soothing Lavender Body Butter

Thursday, April 2nd, 2009

Either with winter’s drying winds or summers chaffing heat, dry skin is universal. We have all suffered the ill effects that the seasons have caused our sensitive skin.
This wonderful healing and Soothing Lavender Body Butter is so very easy and inexpensive to make, that you will want to prepare a large batch for yourself, friends [...]

Skin Restoration Foaming Bath Oil

Friday, March 20th, 2009

With the wild winds of winter, most of us are suffering with dry and cracking skin. The low humidity levels common with this season combined with the drying cold air draws all the moisture out of our skin. To top that off, our skin is made even drier when subjected to indoor heating. This [...]

SOOTHING SUNBURN LOTION

Tuesday, March 17th, 2009

This Soothing Sunburn Lotion makes use of several common herbs and of course the renowned healing properties of aloe vera gel and almond oil. It is best made in the late spring, or early summer, and used only during that one season. Discard any leftover lotion at the end of the summer, and make a [...]

Soothing Mint Footbath and Massage Oil

Friday, November 7th, 2008

Mint Footbath and Massage Oil–After a long day on your feet, try soaking them in this soothing footbath. Then rub the mint oil into your feet to smooth and soften before you go to bed. The mint essential oil has a refreshing scent that will also help to relax you while refreshing your feet. (For [...]

Ultimate Luxurious Bath Oil to Soothe and Moisturize Your Skin

Thursday, November 6th, 2008

Frothy Bath Oil—This is the ultimate in bath preparations which will feed, soothe, and moisturize the skin. (For a soothing and relaxing, easy to prepare bubble bath, check out the “Lavender Bubble Bath” included in the ‘Herbal Bath Preparations’ Category of betweenclosefriends.com Blog)
2 eggs
1 c olive oil
½ cup corn oil
½ cup [...]

Joint-soothing Bath Oil

Thursday, November 6th, 2008

Lemongrass, Coriander and Clove Bath—If you are suffering from stiff limbs after excessive exercise, this bath will help stimulate the circulation and relieve suffering in joints and muscles. (For a relaxing, and sleep inducing bath, see “Soothing, Moisturizing and Stress Relieving Bath Oil” under the Herbal Bath Preparations Categories of this Blog.)
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Soothing, Moisturizing and Stress Relieving Bath Oil

Thursday, November 6th, 2008

A long warm bath is an excellent way of relieving the stresses and strains of a busy day. This Lavender and Marjoram Bath Oil mixture has the added bonus of moisturizing the skin while it gently soothes away cares and troubles. The essential oils induce sleep. To enhance the effect, you could add a bath [...]