Use one of these wonderful homemade face scrub recipes once or twice per week to get that lovely soft skin you deserve, they are truly amazing and very gentle. Small particles in the ingredients are mildly abrasive to help gently remove dry and flaky skin. Once you've made this check back here as … [Read more...] about 10 Gentle Homemade Face Scrub Recipes You’ll Love
101 Unique Homemade Gift Ideas
101 Unique Homemade Gift Ideas
Below is a compilation of more than 100 of the most unique homemade gift ideas on SavvyHomemade, I hope you enjoy making them as much as I did! They were all made personally by me or by members of SavvyHomemade.
Want to know the best part? The most loved gifts are often the ones you make yourself, they come from the heart, not the wallet. When a loved one unwraps a gift that is truly personal, reflects their needs and interests, and was made especially for them by you, it will have much more meaning! FYI here's my personal top ten DIY gift ideas.
If you're going to try a honey & almond soap recipe, you have to try this one! It smells so good I was actually tempted to take a bite when I first made it (I didn't, I promise). I stumbled upon this while I was researching the therapeutic properties of cinnamon and have found it to be a … [Read more...] about Cinnamon Honey & Almond Soap Recipe
Come on Savvy Crafters, let's see MORE soap making recipes like these! Jemima kicked things off this week when she sent me photos of some lovely soaps she made, and I thought I would share them with you here... Then while writing this page a thought struck me, why not pop a form at the bottom … [Read more...] about Soap Making Recipes – Savvy Crafters
How much do you spend a month on expensive skin care products and facials? Making this homemade facial oil at under $5 for a 2 oz bottle will give you better results for a fraction of the cost! Wrinkles, blotchiness, dark spots, and blemishes… BE GONE! There’s no real secret here, as with all of … [Read more...] about Homemade Facial Oil Recipes That Make Sense
Each year most of us wrack our brains trying to come up with something unique to give as a gift. So this year I’ve been hunting through the many pages of Savvy Homemade to compile a list of what I believe to be the very best diy Christmas gift ideas. If you gave your loved one a handkerchief last … [Read more...] about Best DIY Christmas Gift Ideas
My diy anti-aging serum recipes are very intensive and highly concentrated, if you use one of these under your homemade moisturizer it will help it penetrate the skin. It will also boost hydration by forming a barrier to reduce water loss. Why Make A Homemade Serum DIY Serums are the hottest … [Read more...] about My Favorite Homemade Anti Aging Serum Recipes
I like to use decoupage ideas to brighten up or transform something old to look as good as new. And because decoupage art can be used to transform just about anything it could be time to investigate that cluttered hoard in the loft? This paper craft can be fun for all ages, from 3 to a 100. … [Read more...] about 3 Great Decoupage Ideas For Beginners
This homemade chocolate soap recipe contains fresh goats milk, it's great fun and has such a wonderful rich brown color. It's a perfect soap for cubing up and adding to other white based soaps (see vanilla choc chip soap). On its own this soap does have a mild milky chocolate scent, but … [Read more...] about Yummy Homemade Chocolate Soap
Today I'm going to show you how to make a natural DIY hair styling clay to create sculpted, stylish yet relaxed looks with ease. I've been concerned that the many clay products we buy at the drug store contain unwanted preservatives and harsh chemicals that can irritate your scalp and other areas of … [Read more...] about Natural DIY Hair Styling Clay With Bentonite
This fun popsicle stick box with lid is a perfect little project for a child to make. It makes a great homemade gift idea or mother’s day present, keeps the kids occupied for a couple of hours and costs hardly anything to make... Definitely a win-win situation. We made this popsicle stick sewing … [Read more...] about How To Make A Popsicle Stick Box
As with the homemade bubble bath and the liquid base scrub recipe, this homemade shaving cream recipe is made using a liquid base and can also be diluted to make a shower cream by adding extra liquid during the cooling/hardening stage. It won’t lather up quite as much as a normal shower gel would, … [Read more...] about Lovely Rich Homemade Shaving Cream Recipe
Similar to the easy bubble bath recipe, this homemade sea salt scrub is also made using a liquid base. Its a nice versatile recipe made using an MP liquid soap base, sea salt and some wonderful oils. You can add a bit more salt or mix in a little more soap to achieve your desired texture. It's best … [Read more...] about A Versatile Homemade Sea Salt Scrub Recipe