A day at the spa is a luxurious act of self care. But what if you could give yourself the same experience without ever leaving home? In this class, DIY natural beauty expert Shiva Rose shows you how easy it is to make homemade bath, body and beauty products with simple ingredients you probably have in your pantry.
Roses are the queen of all flowers and have been used since ancient times for both ceremonial reasons, as well as personal care. The scent of roses can lift your mood and help you relax, which is why they're perfect for use in the bath. In this lesson, you'll learn how to use dried roses, fresh roses and essential oils to create bath salts and a facial hydrosol spray.
Lavender and sage are powerfully fragrant herbs. In this lesson, you'll learn how to use these herbs in a sugar scrub and eye cream.
One of the best places to start with homemade beauty products is right in your kitchen! Shiva discusses common pantry items that can be used in your self-care routine, with a focus on yogurt and honey. Learn to make variations on facial masks with these ingredients, as well as Shiva's secret to a natural glow: the simple technique of face steaming.
Avocados are a powerhouse food for both skin and hair, but you can also combine them or use them interchangeably with bananas. Learn about the benefits of these fruits and how to use them in moisturizing hair masks. Shiva also shares her easy method for deep conditioning.
It's good to have bases on hand all the time, and coconut oil and shea butter are Shiva's favorites. Learn about the uses of these bases and how to use them in homemade body butter, deodorant, lip balm and body oil.