Saturday, October 23, 2010

Simply Beautiful Beauty Treatment #18

Five Minute Manicure

1/4 Cup of Epsom Salts
1/2 Cup of Sea Salt
2 Oz of Apricot Kernel Oil
10-15 Drops of your favorite essential Oil

Blend the ingredients and put in a clean Glass Jar.
Put a small amount in your hands and work in a circular motion  to exfoliate old skin and remove old cuticles. Rinse hands with warm water and pat dry. If you still have oil on your hands, gently massage your hands until the oil is asorbed giving your hands the benefit of a little extra mosturizing. Store remaining scrub in a cool dry place. 

Sugessted Essential Oils:

For calming and relaxing, try  Chamomile and/or lavender.
For a pick me up, try Basil and/or Peppermint.

Giggle Water Recipie


1 1/2 Oz of Light Rum
1 1/2 Oz. of Triple Sec
1/2 Oz of Cream
1 scoop of Crushed Ice
Marichino Cherry (Optional)

Combine all the ingredients except the cherry in a  shaker.
Shake well, strain into cocktail glass and garnish with cherry.

Serves 1