DIY Beauty: For the Love of Oatmeal

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Hey everyone!

Here’s my first post about experimenting with oatmeal. The first thing I did was add oatmeal to my baths. I remember bathing my dog in oatmeal because she had flea allergies which helped her. Some things I didn’t like about using oatmeal in her baths was that the oatmeal kernels were too sticky and thick after they were wet.
I ground my oatmeal with my Magic Bullet blender so that the oatmeal would not clog my drain. It also allowed the the kernels to mix well with the water.

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It has been working wonders because my skin does not feel as dry. I have been able to retain moisture in my skin. I started adding extra virgin olive oil to my baths to seal in the moisture. Be on the lookout for my oatmeal face mask.

Brandi

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Haul: Bath and Body Works

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Hi beautiful people!

I went to Bath and Body Works this past weekend and did some retail therapy.  I was running out of smell goods anyway.  During this time of year they have their semi-annual sale.  I found some really nice smell goods in the 75% off bin.  I really like the signature vanilla fragrances that are mixed with lemon, coconut, and apricots.  I will be using these fragrances in my car to add a little bit of tranquility as I travel.  You may be able to catch some great deals because the sale is still going on.

Talk to you soon!

B