Move over mouthwash: oil pulling is stepping into the spotlight. Thanks to super fans like Gwyneth Paltrow, this holistic approach to the typical mouth rinse is making headlines for its healing benefits.
Here at Indie Lee, spring-cleaning doesn’t just refer to the household: It means it’s time for a clean sweep of the smile too! Sink your teeth into our newest DIY, which is sure to brighten those (not so) pearly whites quickly, inexpensively, and of course, naturally.
Everyone loves chocolate & everyone loves feeling sexy in their own skin, so DIY chocolate body scrub AND face mask recipe is a no-brainer. Whether you’re getting ready for your big date with that special someone, or staying in for an “all about me” evening, this delicious & easy scrub/mask combo will be the perfect (zero calorie!) Valentine treat.
Winter can be a rough time of year – not only on your boots, but also on your skin! Keep your hands silky and smooth with this simple DIY using some of our very favorite natural ingredients. Avocado oil is a great source of natural hydration, while the beeswax ensures a non-greasy formula that dries quickly and leaves hands looking great. The lavender-infused oil gives this salve a deliciously soothing scent that you won’t mind slathering all over your hands (it’s great for cracked heels and elbows too)! Give it a whirl:
Be it a friend, family member or your significant other, it’s safe to assume that you’ll be kissing someone at midnight on New Year’s Eve. Before all the primping, pumping and glossing, take some time to make your pucker kissably soft with our easy-peasy DIY lip scrub. All you need are two ingredients already in your pantry – honey and sugar – and five minutes for gorgeously smooth lips. Take a peek at how we D-I-Y:
Looking for a great (and easy) DIY to gift or keep for yourself? Room & linen spray is a fun way to experiment with essential oils and the possibilities are endless. Here’s our new favorite version for the holidays and, as a bonus, it makes a fab hostess present!
For most, the purchase of fresh cranberries means one thing; it’s Thanksgiving time! BUT this crimson treat we reserve for the holidays also has numerous healing benefits. In fact, cranberries are one of the only three fruits indigenous to North America and Native Americans long-believed that cranberries had medicinal benefits before they were scientifically proven. Ready for a little known fact? It was the German and Dutch settlers who named this fruit because the flower looked a lot like the head and bill of a crane – i.e.,“crane berry.”
There are some days where the idea of washing your hair seems out of the question, so an eco-chic gal has to have a good dry shampoo in her beauty arsenal at all times! This is our favorite DIY recipe – easy to make and store for those hair emergencies that always seem to sneak up in the wintertime.
It’s no secret that our tans are…gone. Fall is here in all it’s glory, but it has taken away summer’s sunshine so what’s a glowing gal to do? Instead of slathering on chemical-laden bronzers or self-tanners, we’ve created an easy and all-natural DIY body bronzer, perfect for adding a bit of color to your face and pep to your step!
Here is the how-to: