I have very sensitive skin, consequently I get rashes pretty often. Even if a substance is one I’ve been exposed to without any reaction, there is no guarantee that substance will stay on my skin’s safe list forever. This was the case with my beloved, tried and true homemade deodorant. I borrowed from several different recipes I researched online and created a blend that worked better than any commercial option I had ever tried. It“An unexpected antidote”
I haven’t had clear skin since I was ten years old, and I will be 35 next month. From the moment my skin started breaking out, I was sent the very clear message that even though nearly everyone deals with acne to some degree in their teenage years, that having it was not OK.
St. John’s Wort herbal body oil from Mythic MedicinalsI can’t wait to incorporate this beautifully crafted body oil from Aquarian Dawn’s Mythic Medicinals.
I hope its warming and calming properties will prove helpful in my chronic pain management. It smells (and looks!) amazing, I can’t wait for my next shower so I can try it out.
I’ve been using vegetable oil as a moisturizer for years, finding that applying straight oil to my skin after a shower left it hydrated and healthy looking for an entire day, whereas if I used lotion I would need to reapply. I began this practice in my late teens/early twenties with a what I now imagine is a super-refined sesame oil made by Neutrogena. With age (and the Internet) comes wisdom, and over time I“Body Oiling”