DIY Mineral Pressed Blush

Easy DIY Mineral Blush - create your perfect shade and save money! | saynotsweetanne.com | #mineral #makeup #diy #blush #beauty

Alright, I know. I’ve been going maybe a little overboard with all my makeup/DIY beauty products lately. I mean, it started with DIY Moisturizer, DIY Mineral Makeup, and then Eyeshadow, and then Nail Polish. But here’s the thing: after I bought the supplies for the Makeup, the rest was just gravy. I mean, I don’t haveRead more

Acne Fighting Thyme Toner Recipe

Two Ingredient Thyme Face Toner - Anti-acne with no dyes or perfumes! | saynotsweetanne.com | #diy #beauty #acne

For hundreds if not thousands of years people have been creating brews, tinctures, salves balms and compresses to relieve skin ailments like acne. There must be some usefulness in these things, for our ancestors swore by their effectiveness. Interestingly, Leeds Metropolitan University presented a study with findings that show Thyme may be more affective at treating acneRead more

DIY Eyeshadow

Easy DIY Mineral Eyeshadow Compact. Make your perfect color blend without fillers or perfumes! | Saynotsweetanne.com | #diy #makeup #beauty #style

Since my foray into DIY mineral makeup went so well, I decided to take it one step further. I suffer from blocked ducts in my eyelids pretty frequently, and it is more than just painful- its ugly. My whole eye puffs up and I cannot really see. I decided that a mineral DIY eyeshadow withRead more

DIY Mineral Makeup

DIY All Mineral Makeup! Using high quality minerals, no fillers, no food products and no perfumes,. Make your perfect shade, and then make more when you run out!  | saynotsweetanne.com | #diy #makeup #minerals #beauty

For the past 3 years I have slowly moved away from store bought  beauty products.  I’m not typically one to scoff at preservatives or chemicals, but after years of being on one of those as-seen-on-TV skincare regimens, I finally got sick of their subscription-based products, requiring me to pay for product every few months regardlessRead more

Clean and Healthy DIY Facial Moisturizer

Home made all natural face moisturizer. Anti Acne! Saynotsweetanne.com

For pretty much my whole teen and adult life I’ve been on some sort of skincare regimen. From acne to dryness, I’ve had a hard time finding my balance. Well, about a year ago I stopped using some of the super expensive subscription style face care products and decided to go all natural. Since then,Read more

Home Made Peeling Mask [Recipe]

Make your own peeling mask

I remember having little spa moments with my mom. She had a peeling mask she kept in the medicine cabinet. She would let me put it on, and I danced impatiently waiting for it to dry. Then I peeled it off and stared at all those little skin cell impressions (I was too young toRead more