DIY Nourishing Salve for Aging Skin - Scratch Mommy

DIY Nourishing Salve for Aging Skin

This post may contain affiliate links which won’t change your price, but will share some commission. One of my favorite songs, “Laughter Lines” by Bastille, was released when I was just shy of turning 40. I don’t normally take life-changing wisdom from rock bands, but these lovely lyrics really spoke to me, “I’ll see you in the future when we’re …

DIY Healing Hand Salve for Garden Hands

This post may contain affiliate links which won’t change your price, but will share some commission. Confession time. I’m a #lifefromscratch kind of gal. I love to prepare nutritious, wholesome meals at home. I totally love all things DIY and I’ve experimented with making my own coconut flour and coconut milk, my own medicated lip balm and orange vanilla whipped …

Balms & salves. Ointments & unguents. Why are there so many words that seem to mean exactly the same thing? Get the low down on balms vs. salves so you can start making your own healing skincare products!

Balms vs. Salves: Is There Really A Difference?

This post may contain affiliate links which won’t change your price, but will share some commission. Balms and salves. Ointments and unguents. Why are there so many words that seem to mean exactly the same thing? Is there really a difference between a balm and a salve? It is certainly a confusing subject! I have recently spent a great deal …

This DIY sunburn salve is really easy to make and only contains a few ingredients that you most likely already have.

DIY Sunburn Salve

This post may contain affiliate links which won’t change your price, but will share some commission. While much of summer has already passed, the hot and sticky days of August still lay ahead as do the dog days of early fall with their hot days and cool nights. There are still many opportunities for afternoons and weekends at the pool …

‘Fix Pretty Much Anything’ Salve – A Healing DIY Salve

This post may contain affiliate links which won’t change your price, but will share some commission. Hello friends! Today I am sharing a crafty concoction that is utilized quite frequently in our home and will likely be a nice addition to yours, too. Today I bring you an easy to create, very powerful ‘fix pretty much anything’ salve. “Dramatic much?” …

DIY Soothing Tooshie Salve Recipe (for your baby's bottom AND your worn elbows & feet)

DIY Soothing Tooshie Salve (works for YOUR skin, too) – Knock out diaper rash!

This post may contain affiliate links which won’t change your price, but will share some commission. You go to change your baby’s diaper and there it is…an ugly, bright red, angry, and bumpy rash. If you are a first-time mother, you probably freak out right away (I know that I did). Second-time mothers, you’ve been there and done this (so …