Jessica Alba's Makeup Tutorial To demonstrate what she refers to as "child on hip face" (a.k.a. makeup you can do while carrying a small human), the Honest Beauty founder and Creative Color Consultant, Daniel Martin, welcomed E! News to the company's headquarters. There, Jessica demonstrated just what goes into her signature beauty look and the products she's created to make her life as a mom easier.
Makeup artist Daniel Martin and the Honest Co. founder break down her look
Tea Tree Oil for Natural Hair If you aren’t familiar with tea tree oil, also known as melaleuca oil, this volatile essential oil comes from the leaves of the tea tree, technically the Australian native plant Melaleuca alternifolia and has been widely used throughout Australia for centuries. Aboriginal communities first utilized it as an antiseptic by crushing the leaves and applying them to burns, cuts, and infections. In the 1920s, its use became widespread outside of Australia after chemist Arthur Penfold published a series of papers on its antiseptic properties.
Beat dandruff, itchy scalp and head lice, and thicken and strengthen your locks by putting a few drops of tea tree oil in your hair.
Beauty in motion: Nail Marbling If you haven't heard of marbling nails, the beauty fad is definitely worth a Google search. The colorful nail trend is a perfect look for summer, created by combining items you already have in your beauty cabinet: Your favorite nail polishes, a nail brush and top coat. Toss in a little creativity and this simple DIY project is sure to become one of your favorite summer trends.
We've had edible chocolate nails, living-succulent manicures and even furry talons -- but this nail art trend is something we can actually get behind.
Mixing Oils for Natural Hair The commonest way of using essential oils for hair is by diluting them in a carrier oil. There are several carrier oils you can choose to mix essential oils in. Before you use any random carrier oil, it’s good to know its consistency, texture and hair benefits to maximize the most of it. Here’s a list of hair issues and what carrier oils to use.
When it comes to natural DIY hair care, essential oils are products you simply must have on hand! You can literally make all your hair care products using essential oils: hair mask, hair spray, hair serum, shampoo, conditioner, hair cream, pomade and lots more! Yup, that’s how amazing essential oi...
Organic Palmarosa Essential Oil Benefits While the plant oil has many therapeutic uses, it is most frequently used for skin care because of its moisturizing properties. Palmarosa oil is used to treat skin problems like eczema and psoriasis, as well as boils, abscesses and acne, as well. Animals may also benefit from this gentle plant oil. Specifically, dog skin disorders and horse skin fungus and dermatitis are just some animal skin conditions palmarosa oil can help treat. Other uses of palmarosa oil include relieving stress, anxiety, and nervous exhaustion, and alleviating arthritis and rheumatism when massaged onto the affected areas. It's also noteworthy that modern research has found that aromatherapy with palmarosa has beneficial effects in treating neuralgia, epileptic conditions and anorexia.
Learn about palmarosa oil’s moisturizing benefits – plus, information on its uses, composition, and potential side effects.