We all do our best to provide our families with products that won’t harm them. Cooking healthy meals and promoting an active lifestyle will help you and your family live a long and healthy life. However, have you thought about products you’re using on your body? Often hygienic products contain lots of unnatural ingredients that can potentially do harm to your body.
Hygiene products can also be extremely expensive, but you can’t stop buying them. There are essentials that we need everyday to maintain our personal hygiene. So instead of dealing with harsh chemicals every single day, why not consider making your own natural hygiene products. Today we are going to share our favorite products that you can make at home on any budget.
1.Coconut Leave In Conditioner
Leave in conditioners might not be something you buy on a regular basis. They can be quite pricey and you don’t really need them for every day use. Instead of depriving your hair from a special treatment every now and then, create your own leave in conidtioner at home. This recipe only contains three simple ingredients, making it the perfect recipe for any budget. Mommy Potamus provides this inexpensive recipe to create a leave in conditioner that is natural and effective.
We wouldn’t want you to give up deodorant to save some money. And we certainly don’t want you to give it up because you have certain allergies. Instead of worrying about either of these issues, you can make your own deodorant at home. This recipe from Bren Did is a great for those of you looking for an alternative to store bought deodorant.
We sure do love 3 ingredient recipes! They are simple and extremely inexpensive. This shaving cream recipe from Growing Up Herbal is natural and only requires three ingredients. The best part about this recipe, you can add any essential oil of your choice. Now you’ll never have to worry about your shaving cream smelling odd.
Regular mouthwash might be a little too intense for some of you. Unfortunately, there aren’t many natural mouthwashes out there. The ones that are natural are also extremely expensive. Don’t wait around while mouthwash companies figure out how to mass produce a natural rinse. You can make your own recipe at home with this recipe from Live Simply. But don’t worry, you’ll still have fresh breath without buying mouthwash from the store.
There are so many great recipes for homemade body wash out there. We decided to share this one from My Mom Made That. This peppermint and tea tree body wash will wake your body up while feeling relaxed. The recipe is packed full of natural oils so your body will feel silky smooth after every shower!
Most of you that love natural products shy away from hand sanitizer. There is nothing wrong with soap and water, but you or your children might not always have it available. For those cold months, don’t waste your money on expensive hand sanitizer. Stay clean with your very own natural sanitizer. This recipe from Don’t Waste the Crumbs is easy and cheap!
Last but not least, we wouldn’t dare forget about the toothpaste. If you’ve been looking for a cheaper alternative to store bought toothpaste, look no further. This recipe recipe from Purely Twins also only has a few ingredients making it cost effective! You’ll be able to make this toothpaste in bulk and save your family a ton of money.