Tag: DIY beauty

Lessons We Learned From Our Mothers About Skin Care

Lessons We Learned From Our Mothers About Skin Care

For most of us Mom was our first teacher. Helping us learn to navigate and explore the world around us and shape us into the people we are today. With Mothers Day this weekend, the team at mySkin reflected on the lessons our mothers taught us, that drive our passion for healthy skin, skin care products and our latest innovation OKU.

Face Oils – the perfect addition to your spring skincare regimen

Face Oils – the perfect addition to your spring skincare regimen

Contrary to the misconception that oil doesn’t belong anywhere near your face – the opposite is actually true! Whether you’re using natural oils or products from the beauty companies that contain them, you can relax knowing it’s good for your…

Get healthy, glowing celeb-worthy skin!

Get healthy, glowing celeb-worthy skin!

Award season has begun! This morning, many are talking about the fashion and accessories worn by celebrities at last night’s Golden Globes. Of course, we were focused on their gorgeous glowing skin. It is no secret that celebrities have a…

Parts of your body you’re not including in your skincare

Parts of your body you’re not including in your skincare

We all have our skincare routines. While being aware that skin health is important, we do everything to cover every aspect of it. But it’s not easy – there’s weather, humidity, UV rays, aging signs – who wouldn’t be overwhelmed…

Winter Treats Your Body Will Love!

Winter Treats Your Body Will Love!

Whenever someone mentions skincare, most people automatically think about their face. There’s an entire ocean of skin concerns, from aging, dryness, sensitivity, wrinkles to UV rays – and they can all affect the rest of the body as much as…

Guest Post: The Real Reasons Why You’re Still Getting Acne

Guest Post: The Real Reasons Why You’re Still Getting Acne

Acne is a pretty common problem for many of us. Although younger people are more prone to breakouts, adults can suffer with the embarrassment, annoyance and pain of acne as well. On the horizon are many reasons why breakouts occur,…

Take a holiday from stress!

Take a holiday from stress!

While waiting for the holidays, you might as well get some useful tips on getting rid of stress. Might come in handy for the cold days to come!

Get The Spa At Home This Fall

Keats ode to the season of fall speaks of ripeness and apples and the goodness of nature’s seasonal bounty that fall brings along with it. Nature showcases its best before the cold, dry, winter, and it’s this nature’s bounty that does wonders for our skin – right before the winter skin woes. It’s the perfect time to luxuriate in a homemade spa! Peek into your pantry to pamper yourself from head to toe. Here are 3 simple DIY home spas to revel in!

3 DIY Masks For The Summer Season

Its summer and your skin craves for a holiday from the scorching sun! Your skin needs to feel alive, rejuvenated, clear and happy!
How about treating your skin to the season’s freshest and coolest produce, whipped up in these DIY summer face masks?

Did Your Mother Tell You These Beauty Secrets?

My mother kept this little diary, in which she would keep penning off-and-on, which was always off-limits to us! Both, me and my brother would have these guessing competitions about what she writes in there. The other day she revealed what’s in her “Little Black Book” as we called it.

12 Effective Dry Skin Treatments You Can Do At Home

12 Effective Dry Skin Treatments You Can Do At Home- Milk, Oil, Banana, Avocado, Glycerin to your skin’s rescue.

Ever Thought Of Roses To Get Beautiful!

Valentine’s Day is just around the corner with hearts entwined and roses in full bloom. Take some time out for yourself, get creative and show your skin some real love with these great DIY rose treatments.

3 Beauty Masks To Try This Weekend

As the weekend nears, all you pretty ladies start planning your beauty appointments. While you spend the weekend pampering your skin and getting your purses considerably lighter by paying anywhere between $50-100 for a facial spa, check out these DIY, out-of-your-refrigerator, winter facial masks you can try out at home. These masks cost you less than a dollar!

DIY Beauty Gifts For The Festive Season

Tired of gifting the same old perfume, home décor, chocolate, jewellery, crockery options? Deciding on a last minute gift for your loved ones?
How about doing something different and adding a personal touch? Gift your loved ones the promise of beautiful, healthy skin with these DIY beauty gifts this festive season.

5 Ways to Use Vinegar in Your Skincare Routine

Here are five ways you can incorporate the miracle liquid, vinegar into your skincare routine.

6 DIY Vegetable Aisle Facials

6 DIY Vegetable Aisle Facials

6 Vegetable Aisle Facials That Are All Goodness And Pocket Friendly Too. Go To The Farmer’s Market With Guest Blogger Roxanne!

Playing Footsie – 5 Foot Soaks That Work

Playing Footsie – 5 Foot Soaks That Work

Did you flaunt your feet to the sun, sand, water and surf this summer? All the summer fun and elemental exposure has left your feet yearning for love and affection. Why not incorporate a little TLC for your feet by pampering them with ‘spa style’ foot soaks. Here are five amazing foot soaks that will keep your peds happy and relaxed sending relief soaring through your body

5 FRUIT-ful Benefits For Your Skin

Guest blogger, Toscha of BLACKSwan beauty blog writes for mySkin! She quotes, “The last few months I’ve held a “cooking” class for tweens. Instead of filling our bellies, we are ‘feeding our skin’ with some pretty amazing remedies from Gena Surphlis, creator of COOKING COSMETIC.” Read on.

DIY Skincare – How To Make Your Sunscreen

The sunscreen has perhaps become one of our most important beauty requirements. Not only does it save you from that bad burn but helps immensely in keeping signs of aging such as dark spots, wrinkles and fine lines at bay. Regular sunscreen use is also imperative if you want to protect your skin from skin cancer. How about you forgetting that trip to the drugstore to pick up your sunscreen and make one right inside your kitchen?

Mother’s Day DIY Gift: Lemon Green Tea Sugar Scrub

Mother’s Day DIY Gift: Lemon Green Tea Sugar Scrub

She’s a special woman- you’re Mother! Your source of inspiration, your role model, and your very first beauty expert has been your mother. How about gifting her the goodness of antioxidants, providing her the protection against sun damage, helping her skin cells rejuvenate and making her look younger this Mother’s day?