Homemade Nourishing Hair Mask – Recipe

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Our favourite thing about DIY cosmetics is that it’s so accessible that most of the time you can make a potent cleanser or a nourishing mask from what’s already in your fridge, because ultimately, the produce you feed your stomach with should be just as beneficial for your skin and hair, shouldn’t it? For instance, take a banana: not only is it rich in vitamins and minerals, it also helps to soften your hair and add extra shine, which makes it a perfect component for a hair mask. Continue reading

Recipe – Homemade Lavender Deodorant

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Did you know that injecting botox in the armpits to prevent sweating is a real thing and people actually pay money to clog their own pores and stop their bodies from detoxifying themselves? We find it outrageous and ridiculous and if at first glance it sounds like a great idea to you, read about the reasons why you shouldn’t interfere with your bodies natural functions here. As a reaction to this atrocity we decided to share a recipe for a homemade deodorant, so you can stay healthy and odour-free. Continue reading

How to Create Glitter Nail Art at Home

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With many holidays coming up, it’s about time to share some easy-to-make-even-for-a-rookie-tutorials about glitter manicures. Below you’ll find some general tips and ideas to experiment with. Continue reading

Recipe – Plumping Lip Tint with Beetroots and Peppermint

Homemade Lip Tint with Beetroots and Peppermint

A fairly simple recipe for a homemade lip tint from our favourite book ever. Which is a bible. The Ultimate Natural Beauty Bible that is. The tint has a very rich texture and a little plumping effect thanks to the peppermint essential oil on the ingredient list. You can adjust its brightness by adding more beetroot juice to the recipe.

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Recipe – Shea Butter Hand Cream

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All the girls at Beauty Pie fancy the idea of having our own skincare range one day, that’s why we start with small steps by trying out some recipes in our kitchens. The most successful of them we share with you, because we believe that modern cosmetics companies should be completely transparent. Here’s the recipe for Beauty Pie‘s very own luxurious, 100% natural and preservative-free hand cream that is suitable for very dry and sensitive skin: Continue reading