Skin & Nails

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Make Your Own Body Scrub

Dry skin on your arms and legs can make you feel, well, all dried up! You can buy a commercial…

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Homemade Nourishing Night Cream

Did you purchase a store-brand night moisturizer that saved you cash but, well, is just slightly ho hum? According to…

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Sweet Fix for Acne Scars

You are so tired of those tiny “face craters,” but you don't want to spend the cash on cosmetic surgery…

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Soothe Your Rough Skin

Don't discard those avocado shells! You can use them to soften rough skin on your elbows and knees and even…

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Homemade Lip Balm

Sun and wind can do a number on your lips. Here's a sweet all-natural remedy to smooth out the rough…

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Vodka Facial Tonic

If you’re traveling and you want to perk up your face (and yourself), check to see if your hotel room…

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Age-Spot Eraser

Flat brown spots on your face and hands, often called age spots or liver spots, develop on fair-skinned folk around…

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Shave Your Legs Less Often

Studies show that the serine protease inhibitors in soy milk decrease the size of the hair shaft and reduce the…

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Moisturizing Cleanser for Chapped, Overworked Hands

This remedy for rough, chapped and soiled hands is a favorite among farmers. In a bowl, combine about one-half cup…

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Overnight Cure for Calluses

Everyone is going dancing tomorrow night and you would go, too, except that you've got these calluses (patches of thick…

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Eggplant Mask for Oily Skin

Is there anything that can be done for an oily complexion that doesn't involve drying out your skin with harsh…

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How to Make a Bruise Go Away Faster

Tomorrow's forecast calls for a beautiful spring day—perfect to go sleeveless—but you have that unsightly arm bruise! What to do:…

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Vinegar Pimple Prevention

To prevent acne, moisten a cotton ball with some unfiltered apple cider vinegar (available at health-food stores) and dab it…

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Prevent After-Waxing Redness

After you have your eyebrows, upper lip or bikini area waxed, dab the area with some eyedrops that are made…

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Get That Smell Off Your Hands

If your hands have an unpleasant, lingering smell from bleach or any other strong, chemical cleaner, wash them with lukewarm…