Posts in Beauty
Bare Minerals Makeup Haul Review

I’m definitely not a beauty guru by any means (just thought I should put that out there), but when it comes to makeup it’s another area in our lives as women where we can totally forget about the toxins and chemical content of what goes onto our bodies. So even though this review is about my personal makeup haul, I really believe writing this post is in your best interest (I got you girl *wink*).

It can be quite overwhelming to think about HOW MUCH STUFF we put on ourselves everyday without even giving it a second thought! (It’s because of this exact reason that I started making some of my own homemade beauty products like this homemade shea body butter recipe). But before you run off and throw away your entire makeup kit (just put that foundation down for a sec alright?!), hear me out.

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Homemade Shea Body Butter Recipe

What started out as a last resort solution to try and cure my 2 older children’s eczema, ended up being the best treatment. You see, I had gone to see our family’s general practitioner several times about it, and was prescribed medicinal lotions to treat them each time. It helped with their dry skin a bit, but they still continued itching bless them. This mama bear was NOT happy.

So I made my first batch of this homemade shea body butter since I heard about its moisturising properties, and as soon as I applied it on their skin, their symptoms vanished - OVERNIGHT. No word of a lie. I could not believe it! Ditching the store bought body moisturisers was a no brainer.

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