DIY Mascara Lavender Lash Growth Serum

If you are like me and have the shortest eyelashes imaginable (can’t even see them with mascara on), you probably dream of having lush long lashes like those women more fortunate.  I began searching for a chemical free alternative serum that I could easily make from home, with few ingredients and infused with Lavender essential oil.  There’s an oil for everything! This easy recipe uses only 3 ingredients, and it works.  I saw drastic results within the first month after using this serum in the morning before I put my regular mascara on, and then at night after washing my face for the evening. IfRead More →

Essential Oil uses

There are so many creative ways to use all the drops of essential oil in each amber glass oil bottle. In this post, we want to show you how to use essential oils in ways that benefit your daily routine and hopefully help you discover something new. Check out the essential oil benefits and uses below to see how you can live your best oily life! Make your own Perfume roller ball. Put 2 drops of Lemon or Peppermint on a cotton ball and stash it in the bottom of your trash can. Use your favorite aromas—like Sandalwood or Lavender—to make a natural lotion bar. Add Grapefruit to a DIY salt scrub. Freshen your laundryRead More →

Citrus Fresh Room Freshener

Are you still using Febreeze, Glade, or other chemical laden products to “mask” the smells you are trying to get rid of?  They are expensive, can contain carcinogen substances capable of causing cancer in living tissues, and really smell bad to many people.  In fact, the fragrances used in these products are not even made from plants.  They are derived from chemically made fragrances from goodness knows where and can actually cause problems with many people in their respiratory function. A simple, inexpensive, and healthy alternative to the chemical laden store bought products is to make your own.  Costs about 0.15 per bottle.  Its simpleRead More →

essential oils dropper

The power of scent is strong; it can draw us back to our favorite memories. That’s why citrus oil can remind us of a relaxing day at the beach, or why conifer scents make you think of a hike with your besties. But scents can do so much more than create nostalgia! Experience the versality of essential oils: 1. Scrub away the sticky! You know the inconvenient price tag residue left on mirrors, plates, and cups? Apply 1–2 drops of Lemon essential oil on a cloth and wipe away the gunk. Let Lemon oil save you from a sticky situation! 2. Let your locks shine!Read More →

Homemade Shampoo

Do you have any idea how many chemicals are introduced to your body even before you eat breakfast?  The average woman puts approximately 300 different chemicals on their body just getting ready for the day. Most of the chemicals come from products you think “clean” your body, and the makeup that you apply.  But if you take a look at most bath products, you will see a list a mile long of ingredients that are harmful to your health and the health and well-being of your family.  If you start switching out chemical laden products, even one at a time, you are bettering your healthRead More →

Apple Pie Scented DIY Room Spray

Who doesn’t think fall when you hear the word apples.  This is a great way to bring fall into your home anytime of the year.  This DIY Apple Pie scented room spray is simple to make and smells like grandma’s hot fresh baked apple pie. Apple Pie Room Spray Directions: Add all of the following ingredients into a . 8 oz. water 2 oz. witch hazel (this helps blend the oils with the water) 15 drops Cinnamon Bark Essential Oil 15 drops Ginger Essential Oil 5 drops Nutmeg Essential Oil You can find here. Email me at: info@younglivingforlife.com Become a Member Please follow, share andRead More →

Pumpkin Spice Creamer Young Living Essential Oils

I have to admit, fall is not my most loved season of the year, as it is for many others.  But, the bitter sweet things I do like about the season is football, making soups, and anything to do with Pumpkin.  Summer is nearing the end quickly, so I thought I would share a wonderful DIY easy recipe for Pumpkin Spice Creamer using Young Living Essential oils.  Yum! Ingredients: 1/2 cup of cream 1 drop Cinnamon Vitality Essential Oils 1 drop Nutmeg Vitality Essential Oils 1 drop Ginger Vitality Essential Oils 1 drop Clove Vitality Essential Oils Directions: Mix the cream and all of theRead More →

This Natural Goo Gone DIY project is perfect for removing stickers or labels from just about any surface. Mix the Coconut oil , , and essential oil into a paste and apply over the label or sticker you want to remove. Let it sit for 15 minutes; then run under warm water to rinse off. I like to save and bottles of all sorts to reuse.  I tested this DIY on a glass jar after removing paper and it took that stuck on glue right off the jar.  This is so easy to make, and was very effective at taking off the Goo! Email meRead More →