Treat yourself to a DIY spa day with these simple, natural, and affordable recipes to replicate your favorite beauty products—from bath bombs to face masks!—from Lush, the Body Shop, and more.
Do you love indulging in self-care with fun beauty products, but want to save some money? Or maybe you take comfort in knowing exactly what you’re using on your skin. Or maybe you just love do-it-yourself projects!
With DIY Beauty, you can learn to make your favorite beauty products from some of today’s most popular brands. Try making face scrubs inspired by Sephora, a homage to The Body Shop’s Body Butter, or a homemade version of Burt’s Bees ever-popular lip balm. From bath bombs to rival Lush to skin care products like e.l.f.’s blemish treatments, these inexpensive imitation recipes include easy step-by-step instructions to help you customize your beauty product routine. Find products that suit your unique skincare needs, modify your favorites for best results, and choose which organic or all-natural ingredients you prefer.
Make your favorite must-have beauty products even better—by making them yourself!—with DIY Beauty.
About the Author
Ina De Clercq, crafter at heart, started TheMakeupDummy.com when she was diagnosed with eczema. Not knowing what ingredients would break her out, she couldn’t rely on store bought products anymore. In her search for allergy-friendly products, she fell in love with an entirely new craft: DIY beauty. These products aren’t just fun and easy to make, the all-natural ingredients made her skin look better than ever. Now she’s always on the lookout for a new beauty recipe to try at home. She lives in Belgium.
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—The Makeup Obsessed Mom
"An excellent book with creative but easy to make recipes for beauty products."
—Beauty Info Zone
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