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DIY Beauty: stress relief homemade recipes

honey mask DIY Beauty: stress relief homemade recipes

I’ve been too busy to experiment with more new DIY recipes this week but have come across some interesting ones I read at TotalBeauty.com that I’ll like to try. These are a series of recipes meant to help relieve our stress and they include:
- Relaxing Foot Soak
- Cleopatra Milk Bath
- Papaya Face Mask
- Honey Hair Pack
- Lavender Spritzer
- Super Muscle Soothing Soak

DIY Beauty: green tea facial wash and toner

green tea DIY Beauty:  green tea facial wash and toner

I received an email from a reader Junita Ali this week who kindly shared a few DIY recipes that are being used by the Korean celebrities. Junita, who is a huge K-entertainment fan told me she obtained the recipes which were translated and posted at the beauty and fashion section of the Soompi Forum. I was particularly interested in the recipe of using green tea used by Kim Nam Joo because green tea is something I’ve wanted to try for awhile but I wanted something really easy. And this recipe cannot get any easier!

DIY Beauty: how to customize your own lipstick

DIY lipstick DIY Beauty: how to customize your own lipstick

I came across this very interesting DIY beauty tip while reading the January issue of InStyle magazine during my hair cut.  Making our own customized lipstick out of lip balm!  And it’s so easy!  All you need is a tube or tin of lip balm, a blush powder and an empty container.

DIY Beauty: how to make your own facial cleansing oil

diy cleansing oil DIY Beauty: how to make your own facial cleansing oil

This is the cleansing oil I made during the DIY skin care workshop at Jayeon Miyin in December and I use it whenever I need to remove my makeup these days. It’s similar to those commercial oil cleansers I’ve tried, is very gentle and not too oily but it gets rid of my makeup well. It turns into a sort of milky lotion on contact with water and although it is said to be able to clean the face by itself, I still found myself having to use a soap or foaming facial after using it.