Showing posts from April, 2015

DIY Makeup Brush Cleaner Recipe

If your face is breaking out or getting irritated, it might be your makeup brushes.  Dirty makeup brushes can cause skin irritation and acne, and they can also alter the color of your makeup if you use several colors with the same brush. I posted a DIY spray makeup brush cleaner to use each time you use your brushes.  I also like to deep clean them once a week or every two weeks, depending on how often I use them.  This recipe is easy and makes quite a bit of brush cleaner. If you're not convinced that you need clean makeup brushes, then read this article about why you need clean makeup brushes .  Yuck!

DIY Makeup Brush Cleaner Spray

This DIY makeup brush cleaner spray is easy to make.  Spray your brushes after each use to sanitize them to prevent breakouts.   When was the last time you cleaned your makeup brushes? I have to admit that cleaning my makeup brushes doesn't usually cross my mind. Although it doesn't really take long to clean them, they take forever to dry. I don't really want to get another set of brushes, so I started using this DIY makeup brush cleaner spray because it's easier and quicker to use. It's easy to make, easier to use, and it dries quickly. Last week, I posted about all the nasty stuff that can happen to your brushes if you don't clean them regularly. You'll definitely want to check it out because I know that you'll want to come right back here and make this DIY makeup brush cleaner spray.

Strengthening Cuticle Oil Recipe #SkinnyCowMoments

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #SkinnyCowMoments #CollectiveBias The last two weeks have been crazy for me!  Saturday I had an all day event with my son for scouts, and next week is going to be just as crazy.  Sunday was my only free day in two weeks, so I took some much needed time for myself after church.  My husband agreed to keep the kids occupied for an hour in the afternoon so I wouldn't be interrupted.   It's been a while since I had time to do my nails, so that's what I decided to do for my hour alone.  I have a homeschooler and work from home, so I don't get an hour alone at home very often.  Actually, I haven't had time alone at home in two years.  Along with painting my nails, I exfoliated and made a cuticle oil recipe because my cuticles are still dry from the brutal winter.  

Thin Hair Vs Thick Hair

Is your hair thick or thin?  Mine is very, very thick.  It's almost impossible to style sometimes because it is so thick.  My mom has very, very thin hair, which is almost impossible to style sometimes too.  Luckily, once you learn some tricks, your hair will be a lot easier to style. Some cuts and styles are better suited to thin or thick hair, so it's important to know which one you have.  With my mom's thin hair, there are cuts that she wants, but she can never pull off. Likewise, I have to be mindful of the styles I want because of how thick my hair is. THIN HAIR VS THICK HAIR WHAT'S THE DIFFERENCE BETWEEN THICK HAIR AND THIN HAIR? You might think that your hair is thick if you have a lot of hair, but that's not necessarily true.  Thick or thin hair doesn't refer to the density of your hair.  It refers to the actual width of each strand of hair.  Density refers to how close the hair follicles are to each other on your scalp. So yes, it is possible