Monique Primus

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Sea Salt Face Scrub and Coconut Oil Makeup Remover

I have been working diligently to remove all kinds of different toxins and chemicals from my life. Living in Portland it is easy to eat organic with …

7 Ways To Look Younger With Lemons | Hello Glow

I am now ruined from enjoying a facial. My last facial (for my sister’s birthday) was all about vitamin C to reverse my sun damage. The (overly) …

Peach Passion Sugar Scrub - Savvy Naturalista

I’m a huge fan of peach tea! The essence of this tea is amazing! I am such a big fan of peach passion tea; I am dedicating a series of all natural …

DIY marzipan body scrub

Ingredients<p>6 tbsp brown sugar<br>• 1 tbsp cocoa powder<br>• 2 tsp almond essence/essential oil<br>• 2 tbsp olive oil<p>Instructions<p>In a clean bowl, mix the sugar and …

This Natural, DIY Ingrown Hair Fix Actually Works

There's <i>no</i> way to make pesky ingrown hairs glamorous. They just are what they are. Ingrown hairs form when hair follicles curl around and grown back …

Skin Care

DIY Homemade Sea Salt Scrubs for Your Body

Sea salt scrubs are excellent for exfoliation to help slough off dead skin cells. It is one of the best skin treatments to get super soft hands and …

DIY Vanilla Orange Mint Sugar Scrub

photos by Jared Smith When I think of the word Hawaiian several things come to mind: pina coladas, bikini’s, beaches, Hawaiian punch (weird, I know. …

Tea Tree and Mint Homemade Foot Scrub

DIY Green Tea Sugar Scrub

We’ve told you of many cool scrub recipes already and here’s one more idea – a green tea sugar scrub that is very easy to make and would fill you …

Ginger Detox Bath + Body Scrub | Hello Glow

Last weekend, on a bit of a whim, I decided to sign up for a 3-day juice cleanse. Before this, the closest I had ever gotten to detoxing was reading …

Rose + Chamomile DIY Facial Scrub | Hello Glow

As a teenager I was religious about washing my face each night. Never (ever!) would I have considered going to bed without using my Neutrogena …

Green Tea Sugar Body Scrub

Of all the at-home body scrubs I’ve mixed up in my kitchen, and there have been quite a few, this Green Tea Sugar Body Scrub is by far my favorite! …

Homemade Lavender Bath Salt

I love using my bath salts especially after a busy day, so I keep this large apothecary jar next to my tub full of epsom salt. Epsom salt is so good …

Peppermint Sugar Scrub

<i>This maternity leave guest post is by</i> <i>Audrey of This Little Street.</i><p>Oh Edie Jean – you’re such a cutie! I hope you’re being nice to your mama. Today I …

Lemon Sugar Scrub Recipe | Natural Bath Products

March 31, 2014<p>You know I love making my own bath & body products & with a new season, comes new scents! This Spring, I’m exfoliating with a new …

80 Fruity, Sweet, and Creamy Summer Desserts

Homemade ice cream, boozy popsicles, easy crumbles, and all of the fruit pies.<p><b>Dessert just tastes better in the summertime</b>. With ripe berries, juicy watermelon, fruit pies, and ice cream leading the way, we're suddenly feeling very hungry. Eat 'em all—before they melt!

Baking

8 Slimming Soups for Swimsuit Season

Juicing is out. Souping is in. But food trends aside, these soups are so delicious and satisfying that you won't even realize how healthy you're eating.<p><b>1. Golden Gazpacho</b><p>Adapted from Oleana chef Ana Sortun's cookbook, <i>Spice: Flavors of the Eastern Mediterranean</i>, this soup's silky texture and pure …

9 Ice-Cold Summer Floats

Part fizzy ice-cold soda, part huge globs of ice cream, these grown-up floats have us floating on cloud nine.<p><b>If pure bliss is something you can sip through a straw</b>, then we know that a float is on the other end. Part fizzy ice-cold soda, part huge globs of ice cream, floats are magical summer …

Ice Cream

The Best Way to Garnish a Bloody Mary

<i>Today: A tasting of Bloody Mary garnishes with</i> <i>Hugh Acheson left us satisfied, with a better understanding of how much to fuss over this unfussy beverage.</i><p>Bloody Marys are probably my favorite cocktail because they have all the components of my favorite foods: sodium (check), spicy in no less than …

Food Preservation

Everyday Detox

• <b>Author:</b> Megan Gilmore<p><b>A healthy guide to detoxing naturally, all year round--no dieting, juice fasting, or calorie counting required--to lose weight, improve digestion, sleep better, and feel great, featuring 100 properly combined recipes for every meal of the day.</b><p>Most diets and cleanses have …

A Special Place Cake

<i>If the grocery store isn't your favorite place, it should be. We're sleuthing for the best back-of-the-box recipes and every Sunday, Posie Harwood from 600 Acres will share our latest find.</i><p><i>Today: Why you should be eating your (brown sugar pound) cake with a view.</i><p>Cake is always welcome. It's good in …

17 ’80s Hairstyles That Are, like, Totally Popular Again

The 1980s might get a bad rap when it comes to hair, but there are plenty of ways to channel the decade of neon eyeshadow, original Nintendo and acid wash without looking like something out of <i>The Wedding Singer</i>. (Heck, even skorts are having a renaissance!) Here are 17 of our favorite modern takes …

Hairstyling

2012, 2013 Nissan Leaf Electric Cars Get $5,000 Lease Buyout Credit

Electric cars may be very different from their internal-combustion counterparts, but some aspects of the ownership experience are the same.<p>Regardless …

With recall, car owners and mechanics scramble for new air bags

As federal regulators moved to speed up what has become the largest automobile recall in U.S. history, the nation's car dealerships, car owners and mechanics scrambled to cope with a sudden need for new air bags.<p>Seeking to prevent further deaths from defective Takata Corp. air bags that can explode …

Mazda, Mitsubishi, and Subaru expand global Takata recalls by 715k

<b>UPDATE:</b> <i>Subaru of America spokesperson Michael McHale tells</i> Autoblog <i>that the company is recalling 78,000 Imprezas from the 2004 and 2005 model years in the US. This is a national expansion of the company's previous regional recall for the Impreza.</i><p>The Takata airbag inflator recall just keeps growing. …

Porsche 918 Spyder recalled over bad wiring harness

An investigation of customer concerns has led to a global recall of the Porsche 918 Spyder, including 223 units in North America. The carmaker said that a carbon fiber component can damage a radiator fan wiring harness, so it is contacting owners directly to have their cars brought in for a service …

Porsche 918 Spyder Recalled For Radiator Wiring Issue

The Porsche 918 Spyder has been, arguably, the most successful of the new breed of hybrid hypercars, selling more than the McLaren P1 and Ferrari …

Supercars

Expanded Recall Of Takata Airbags Crashes NHTSA Website, Heavier Traffic To Come Next Week

The Takata airbag recall isn't just the largest recall in automotive history. As we mentioned earlier this week, it's one of the largest recalls, …

2017 Jeep Grand Cherokee Trackhawk: HELLCAT, HELLCAT, HELLCAT

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