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Sugaring For Natural Hair Removal

Sugaring For Natural Hair Removal

Tue, Nov 4th 2014

Katarina Kovacevic

Summer is here, and with it, the rush to get your body beach-ready. No doubt one of the peskiest things about summertime beauty prep is the hair removal process. This season, try a healthier alternative to waxing – sugaring. Basically, sugaring uses a thick,...
Spa Wellness: Fennel Steam Facial

Spa Wellness: Fennel Steam Facial

Mon, Nov 3rd 2014

Z Living Staff

Regulate your nervous system by doing a fennel steam facial each night, 1 hour before bed, for 5 nights. 1. Fill a large saucepan with water and bring to a boil. 2. Stir in 1 teaspoon fennel seeds. 3. Wash your face with warm water, removing all makeup. Pat dry. 4....
Lavender, Jasmine And Honey Bath

Lavender, Jasmine And Honey Bath

Mon, Nov 3rd 2014

Z Living Staff

What could be better than sinking into a warm, rejuvenating bath at the end of a cold day? Ingredients: 1 tablespoon dried lavender flowers 1 tablespoon dried jasmine flowers 1 tablespoon dried witch hazel flowers 1 1/2 cups whole milk 1/3 cup honey Preparation: Grind...
Spa Wellness: No More Dry Hands And Nails

Spa Wellness: No More Dry Hands And Nails

Mon, Nov 3rd 2014

Z Living Staff

Moisturizing is a must for your hands and nails after a long working day. Apply any good moisturizing cream, aloe vera gel or petroleum jelly to revitalize your hand. Try an olive oil soak for added softness. Avoid nail polish remover, as the acetone dries out your...
Spa Wellness: Orange Peel Mask

Spa Wellness: Orange Peel Mask

Mon, Nov 3rd 2014

Z Living Staff

This mask of powdered orange peel will remove dry, dead skin cells from the surface of your skin and buffs your complexion to a warm, healthy glow. Ingredients: Peel of one orange 2 tablespoons plain yogurt Directions: Dry the orange peel in the sun, then use a mortar...
Spa Wellness: Cucumber Cleanser

Spa Wellness: Cucumber Cleanser

Mon, Nov 3rd 2014

Z Living Staff

This easy-to-make cucumber cleansing lotion purifies the skin and clears the pores. Ingredients: 1/4 teaspoon lime juice 1 teaspoon milk 1 cucumber, juiced Preparation: Mix all ingredients. Apply mixture to face and neck. Leave for 10 minutes, then rinse clean with...
Spa Wellness: Vanquish Dry Skin

Spa Wellness: Vanquish Dry Skin

Mon, Nov 3rd 2014

Z Living Staff

If you have dry skin, you may need an extra-strength moisturizer. Use this blend in the morning and at night to leave rough, dry skin behind forever. Ingredients: 2 ounces olive oil teaspoons vitamin E oil 1 teaspoon active royal jelly ( available in the refrigerated...
Holistic Approach: Homemade Hand Bath

Holistic Approach: Homemade Hand Bath

Mon, Nov 3rd 2014

Z Living Staff

There are many treatments and procedures designed keep your hands looking smooth and young. One of our favorites is this natural herbal hand bath. Ingredients: 1 tablespoon chamomile 1 tablespoon nettle 1 tablespoon sage 1 tablespoon coltsfoot 1 tablespoon calendula 1...