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DIY: Sugar Scrub


If you are into using natural products like myself, making things is your best bet! This scrub is as pure as it gets, and super easy. You only need three ingredients and most are probably already in your pantry. I started off intending this to be a face scrub, but now I think I like it more on my body. I have been using this in the shower all over my body and then apply what’s remaining to my face. You can use a variety of ingredients for scrubs, but I’ll tell you why I specifically chose these three.Sugar Scrub

MANUKA HONEY: This bottle of honey is pure gold. Honey has anti-bacterial properties, which makes it great at cleansing your skin and getting rid of all the gunk that has accumulated in your pores throughout the day. It is also very hydrating and soothing to the skin. After using honey on your face you will notice the texture of your skin will even out over time, and your breakouts will decrease.

OLIVE OIL: I love using olive oil on my face because it is incredibly hydrating and gentle. No matter what your skin type is, olive oil will work for you. I love the feeling my skin has after using this scrub. I rarely need to use a lotion afterward because of how moisturized my skin is.

SUGAR: Raw cane sugar is a great base for any scrub. It does a great job at exfoliating your skin, but is still gentle enough to use on your face.

Sugar Scrub

I fill my jar pretty full with sugar, a few dashes of olive oil and a spoonful of honey. You can vary the amounts depending on how thick your want yours. Watch my video below to see me mix and apply the scrub!


Hair Care Routine


I get so many questions on what I use on my hair so I figured it was time to do an updated hair care routine. I also have other tips on how I keep my hair healthy. Here are my top products for shiny and long locks!

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Shampoo & Conditioner:

Agave Healing Oil Shampoo and Conditioner
Acure Argan Oil & CoQ10 Shampoo and Conditioner

Supplements:

Biotin
CSI Alpha Lipoic Acid
Fish Oil

Leave-In:

Giovanni Leave-In Conditioner
Derm Orgainc Leave-In Spray Therapy

Treatments:

Julien Farel Anti-Aging ‘Pre-Shampoo’
Alterna UV Deep Hydration Mask

Oils:

Coconut Oil

Shea Terra Organics Argan Oil

Agave Oil
Josie Maran Argan Oil

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Afternoon in Beverly Hills


I spent the afternoon at the Fernando Romero Salon in Beverly Hills on Monday.  We were shooting a hair tutorial for Agave Oil that will be up on Sephora’s website next week! I show how to use the new Agave Healing Vapor Iron which makes my hair so smooth, I love it!

Here are my outfit details.

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top: c/o windsor (old, similar here)

pants: c/o windsor

bag: c/o windsor

shoes: c/o windsor

bracelets: clover (similar here & here), chain