DIY Beauty

When fall weather rolls around, it brings cooler temps and dry lips. But instead of settling for sandpaper lips, try this sugar scrub recipe. It's easy to make, and it tastes delicious, too. Make this sugar scrub recipe for softer,... more
You can easily repurpose a too-bright lipstick by using it as the base of your own homemade cream blush. It's an easy way to get more bang for your beauty buck!
BB creams have become a beauty staple in the past few years, and there's no denying that what they do for your skin is important. But that doesn't mean you have to spend your valuable beauty dollars on them. Check out how easy it is to... more
Exfoliating the face is a vital part of any beauty routine because removing dead skin cells regularly leaves the skin smoother and more radiant. But if you're hesitant to put chemical-laden products on your pretty face, no worries. We've... more
We've all dreamed of having perfectly beachy locks, but spending $20 or more for a small bottle of surf spray isn't the most attractive idea. Lucky for you, we've scoured the interwebs for the best DIY sea salt spray recipes. So grab a pen... more
You combine ingredients in your kitchen to create scrumptious dishes, but did you know you can also cook up some great beauty and skincare goodness? With items we all have in our pantries, you can create DIY masks, dry shampoos, scrubs—the... more
Have you ever loved the color of an eye shadow or blush, and wished there was lip color in the same shade? Well, there can be! Here's how to make your own custom shade for a DIY lipstick everyone will want.
Chase away those bad hair days with hair masks that hydrate and repair your every hair woe, including damaged hair, dandruff, and dry hair. Make or buy these five masks for better hair.
Let’s admit it. As a woman, there are certain problem areas that we battle over and over again, in a seemingly endless fight: cellulite, age spots, stretch marks, the works. But before you take any desperate measures, try out a few home-... more
I’m all for treating yourself to a spa trip once in a while, but it also takes time and money that isn’t always available. For a quick fix, try one of these homemade facial treatments from Sarah Camardello, spa director at Mirbeau Inn... more
Do-it-yourself beauty treatments are everywhere these days, and for good reason. DIY techniques save you money, letting you use ingredients already in your kitchen. Plus, in a world where we discover scary chemicals in our beauty products... more
By Sabrina
I believe that taking care of yourself from the inside out is the best approach. When I say the inside out, that includes positive thinking, healthy eating, and personal growth. Each of these things makes you even more beautiful on the... more
Stop wasting your hard-earned cash on toxic products and turn everyday kitchen ingredients into the hair care products you’ll feel safe using.
Sometimes everything you need to take care of your skin can be found in your kitchen! Here, Pretty Pack blogger Elizabeth Dehn shares some of her favorite all-natural beauty treatments.
If you’ve never pawed through your cupboards or fridge in search of DIY skincare, we’re about to blow your mind. Because your kitchen is a stellar source for all-natural beauty on the cheap. You’re welcome.
You can buy a big bottle of apple cider vinegar for about five bucks. Use it right and it will make your skin clearer, your hair shinier, and maybe even a whole host of other vaguely improbable things. An ancient folk remedy, apple cider... more
It's no secret that I love a good DIY skincare treatment. I don't know what it is but playing with food to create natural remedies just makes me happy. And today is no different because I'm going to teach you how to banish those... more
We all have them. Those days where we just don't feel our best, look our best, or feel as though we look our best. And while we can run out to the store to buy a product that could probably solve our beauty dilemma, chances are we would be... more
No matter what season it is, our hair can take a real beating if we don't take proper care of it. But does that have to mean pricey salon treatments? Not anymore, ladies!
I love chocolate just as much as any girl but I never, not even once, considered using it as a facial treatment. Oh yes ladies, you read that right! No longer is chocolate good for soothing our bad moods or getting rid of that ever-present... more
My hair care trick while traveling for six weeks in India was quite simple—I went six weeks without washing it. I figured that with all the muck and grime in the air, I wouldn’t even bother trying to beat it—I’d... more
Many of us would love to be able to make it to the spa every weekend, but few of us have the time or money to do so. Instead, we buy masks, scrubs, and peels designed to recreate the spa experience at home. My experience with these... more