Bath + Beauty DIY Beauty Products from Kitchen Ingredients

Published on July 29th, 2014 | by Becky Striepe

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DIY Beauty Products from Kitchen Ingredients

DIY Beauty Products from Kitchen Ingredients

Do you need recipes for DIY beauty products? We’ve got you. Check out this list of food-based beauty ideas for everything from herbs and oils to fresh fruit.

For the past few months, I’ve been looking at beauty uses for different foods, and today I wanted to share a sort of index to all of those resources. Check your pantry and your produce drawer against the list below, and let’s make some homemade beauty products, y’all!

DIY Beauty Products from Kitchen Ingredients

1. Olive Oil

Olive oil is wonderful for nourishing and moisturizing your skin.

>>Get the beauty uses for olive oil here!

DIY Beauty  from Kitchen Ingredients

2. Lemons

Acidic lemon juice is great for fighting acne and for exfoliating your skin.

>>Get the beauty uses for lemons here!

DIY Beauty Recipes from Kitchen Ingredients

3. Apple Cider Vinegar

Apple cider vinegar (ACV) is a handy ingredient for homemade beauty products for your skin and hair.

>>Get the beauty uses for apple cider vinegar here!

DIY Beauty Recipes from Kitchen Ingredients

4. Fresh Herbs

Fresh herbs like rosemary and thyme have some surprising benefits. Add some to your homemade beauty products today!

>>Get the beauty uses for fresh herbs here!

DIY Beauty Recipes from Kitchen Ingredients

5. Sugar

Avoiding sugar is good for your insides, but you might want to keep a bag of sugar in your pantry for whipping up beneficial homemade beauty products!

>>Get the beauty uses for sugar here!

DIY Beauty Recipes from Kitchen Ingredients

6. Salt

Too much salt is also a dietary no-no, but don’t toss that shaker! Salt is a great addition to your DIY beauty routine!

>>Get the beauty uses for salt here!

DIY Beauty Recipes from Kitchen Ingredients

7. Grapefruit

Like lemons, grapefruit’s acidity is great for achieving healthy, glowing skin.

>>Get the beauty uses for grapefruit here!

DIY Beauty Recipes from Kitchen Ingredients

8. Tomatoes

Tomatoes are packed with skincare benefits. You can use tomatoes to create face scrubs and a cooling toner.

>>Get the beauty uses for tomatoes here!

DIY Beauty Recipes from Kitchen Ingredients

9. Coconut Oil

Coconut oil makes a nice, creamy base for all sorts of DIY beauty recipes, and it smells yummy to boot.

>>Get the beauty uses for coconut oil here!

Image Credits: Food, Olive Oil, Lemons, ACV, Lavender, Sugar, Salt, Grapefruit, Tomato, Coconut Oil photos via Shutterstock

This article is syndicated with permission from our sister site Feelgood Style.


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My name is Becky Striepe (rhymes with “sleepy”), and I am a crafts and food writer from Atlanta, Georgia with a passion for making our planet a healthier, happier, and more compassionate place to live. My mission is to make vegan food and crafts accessible to everyone!. If you like my work, you can also find me on Twitter, Facebook, and .



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