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Kyla is one half of A Life Adjacent. She’s a blogger, voice actor, and <a href="//youtube.com/sophiegtv">YouTuber</a>. She’s passionate about health and beauty, nutrition, sustainable living, and non-toxic body and skin care. To read more about Kyla, <a href="//alifeadjacent.com/about/">click here</a>.

5 Essential Oil Perfume Recipes for Spring

Learn how to make your own DIY aromatherapy perfume with spring essential oil blends. Each natural perfume recipe has a captivating fragrance, and is made with essential oils that can help boost energy, brighten your mood, and banish the winter blues! There are many reasons why we may feel blue from time to time, such …

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The Best Essential Oils for Body Odor

Whether it’s smelly armpits, a stinky gym bag, or sweaty shoes and clothes, these essential oils are some of the best home remedies for body odor. There are millions of webpages touting the benefits and uses of essential oils. And when it comes to getting rid of body odor, everyone has a different opinion on …

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Homemade Deodorant Spray + Essential Oil Blends

Learn how to make your own homemade deodorant spray. This easy recipe contains antibacterial essential oils that help control body odor naturally. Plus, discover 12 effective essential oil blends for deodorant. Everyone wants to smell good. Unfortunately, the products we use for a pleasant fragrance often come packaged with some very unpleasant ingredients. Just take …

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4 DIY Holiday Sugar Scrub Recipes

Learn how to make holiday body scrubs in 4 delicious, festive varieties: Christmas sugar cookie, gingerbread, eggnog and peppermint candy cane. Each sugar scrub is scented with essential oils and makes for a lovely DIY Christmas gift. Looking for a handmade gift idea? Or, maybe you’re in need of a little bit of festive self-care. …

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DIY Magnesium Lotion Recipe for Sleep, Pain Relief & Anxiety

Learn how to make your own DIY magnesium lotion. This simple homemade recipe requires only a few ingredients, and can be customized for your unique needs: sleep aid, anxiety, pain relief and more. Reap the benefits of topical magnesium without the itching and discomfort! I likely don’t have to try too hard to convince you …

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6 DIY Coffee Body Scrub Recipes That Look Real

Learn how to make 6 easy DIY coffee body scrub recipes that look real. Each scrub is crafted after a popular coffee drink flavour and scented with essential oils. Choose between dalgona coffee, vanilla latte, caramel latte and more! Coffee grounds are touted as one of the best ways to naturally exfoliate your body at …

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DIY Watermelon Jelly Face Mask for Glowing Skin

Learn how to make a DIY watermelon face mask for glowing skin. This ultra-hydrating jelly face mask contains real watermelon powder to brighten and repair. It has a light and fruity watermelon scent, plus a bouncy gel texture that instantly re-hydrates and revitalizes dry, dull skin. Watermelon makes a refreshing snack on a hot day, …

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DIY Green Tea Lip Balm (with Printable Labels)

Learn how to make your own DIY green tea lip balm! This tea infused lip balm recipe is a soothing treat for your lips. It’s made with green tea infused oil and green tea wax to help protect and repair dry lips. This easy tutorial also includes free printable labels that make this lip balm …

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DIY Lavender Cleansing Balm

Learn how to make a lavender-infused DIY oil cleansing balm! This nourishing face cleanser turns from balm to oil in seconds, quickly melting away makeup, sunscreen, and sebum. It’s infused with dried lavender for a soothing natural fragrance without essential oils. Plus, this makeup remover balm is self-emulsifying, so it washes off easily. One of …

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DIY Green Tea Oil Cleanser for Dry Skin

Learn how to make a hydrating DIY oil cleanser for dry skin. Inspired by Korean skincare, this combined facial cleanser and makeup remover has an incredible green tea scent. It’s infused with green tea for anti-inflammatory properties that help reduce redness and soothe dry, sensitive skin. Last year I shared my 2-ingredient emulsifying cleansing oil. …

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DIY Green Tea Overnight Face Mask for Glowing Skin

Get glowing skin while you sleep with this DIY green tea overnight face mask! Inspired by Korean skincare, this simple recipe helps brighten your skin overnight. It’s packed with antioxidants from green tea that help to repair skin while also soothing any redness or irritation. Last year I shared one of my favourite homemade skincare …

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DIY Hand Mask – Moisturizing Mask for Dry Hands

Learn how to make a deeply nourishing DIY hand mask. Use it as a hand cream, or pair it with moisturizing gloves as an overnight hand treatment for dry skin. When used before bed, this hand mask can help soften and repair your hands while you sleep. We’re all likely washing our hands a little …

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