Easiest DIY Jewelry organizer

I had a bit of a melt down on Sunday as I was getting ready for church.  Not an all out crying fit but there was a lot of exasperated sounds, knuckle biting and mild cursing going on inside of my head.  Why?  Because I was looking for the other half of a particular pair […]

A colourful nursery

Description Raegan’s nursery is a girly mixture of pink, grey, and navy with lots of patterns of chevron and polka dots. Design Inspiration I wanted to incorporate pink into her nursery, but in a subtle way. I used pink as the accent color and made navy the main color of the room. Decorating Style I […]

DIY Cupcake flowers

These lights were inspired by all the beautiful blooms I’ve been seeing around town.  I wanted to bring the summer indoors, but they could make for some colourful outdoor lighting too: Making these floral garlands couldn’t be faster – all you need are cupcake papers and string lights, and you’re on your way to some […]

Sugar Lime Lip Scrub

Here’s one of my all-time favorite DIY recipes. This lip scrub will bring back your soft, supple lips and prep them for any lipstick application. The sugar and lime act as the exfoliators, while the coconut oil and honey deeply hydrate and cleanse your lips. You can also keep it very simple and just mix […]

COFFEE BODY SCRUB

Coffee body scrubs have been all the rage in beauty recently thanks to companies like Frank Body (which I love—their scrubs are so luxurious). Caffeine is cellulite’s biggest enemy. With regular use, it’s shown to reduce the appearance of cellulite as well as provide antioxidant protection. My DIY version is very basic but effective! Not only […]

Say bye bye to dark circles

If you’re like most people, odds are you wake up with tired, puffy, dark circles under your eyes in the morning. Confused about why they’re there? DIY Makeup has got you covered. Here are some of the reasons why we get dark circles, and some creative ways to help get rid of them. First of […]

Eyeliner Trick to Reverse Your Resting Bitch Face

There are a few sad truths that come with having Resting Bitch Face. Chief among them is being told to smile all the time (THE WORST), but for me, one of the more unexpected caveats is having serious struggles with liquid eyeliner. Because one of the genetic markers of my own RBF is downturned, “sad”-looking eyes, I […]

Homemade Non-Toxic Eye Liner

As an “all natural” mama I don’t tend to wear makeup on a daily basis. More like, weekly or even monthly. I have sensitive eyes that tend to get irritated easily by mascara and eye liner. I’ve tried a few natural brands of makeup that I liked a lot, but still found that my eyes […]

HOMEMADE NATURAL BLUSH

Lately, I am on this quest to create my own natural and cheap makeup products. Your probably thinking it’s because I did some research and found all the horrible stuff in makeup since thats usually is what gets me to venture into making my own products (or because I’m cheap). But the truth is… I […]