Body Butter

All Natural Homemade Body Butter Recipes

I really do like lotions. I have usually thought of body butters as winter products, for those especially cold, dry, itchy-skin days. However, after doing some tinkering on my own, I have learned to appreciate both. To be honest, this post originally started as a resource for homemade lotion recipes, read about my post “Homemade …

Homemade Lotion Recipes

Homemade Lotion Recipes – What You Need to Know

I’ve usually considered myself a lotion girl. I like body butters, but have preferred lotions because they spread easily (I always feel like I’m in a hurry) and lotions seem to be better suited to all types of weather. So I went on a quest to find homemade lotion recipes. If you are looking for …

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The Top 10 Ingredients in Lotion to Avoid

Almost everything you put on your skin will be absorbed into your body.  Some ingredients in lotion are designed to stay within the upper layers of your skin, while others could potentially be absorbed into your bloodstream.  Some ingredients make your skin more sensitive to the sun, others clog your pores or cause your skin …