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FALL into LUSCIOUS LIPS

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FALL into LUSCIOUS LIPS

                                 LUSCIOUS LIPS THIS FALL                                              Midnight Oil Soap                                                            When the weather starts to change, so does the skin on our lips.  Extreme weather causes the skin on our lips to dry out and become chapped. Your lips have the same skin that is around your eyes, they have a thinner skin and are more sensitive then anywhere else on your face.  Lips have no oil glands so they need extra moisture.  By applying Midnight Oil Lip Balm 2 -3 times a day your lips will avoid chapping. Our lip Balm is made with all natural ingredients that moisten,...

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CARROT JUICE plus GOAT MILK SOAP BENEFITS

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CARROT JUICE plus GOAT MILK SOAP BENEFITS

                                  CARROT COMPLEXION BAR         REJUVENATION FACE CREAM                          Once August hits my skin is ready for some loving attention.  So I always reach for my CARROT COMPLEXION BAR and then moisten my skin with REJUVENATION FACE CREAM!!!!!! A few years ago my garden was over ran with carrots so I decided to make a CARROT COMPLEXION BAR. I am always looking for natural indigence that will make my products extraordinary and what could beat fresh juiced carrots?  CARROTS & VITAMIN C  Carrots are full of Vitamin C. A powerful concoction of antioxidants and vitamin C!  Carrot...

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Tips for HEALTHY SUMMER SKIN

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Tips for HEALTHY SUMMER SKIN

We here at Midnight Oil Soap & Apothecary want to share a few tips to keep your skin healthy and beautiful through the summer.                                         1. EXFOLIATE for CLEAR, BRIGHT SKIN WHY?: Exfoliating skin removes dead, and dulling skin debris which prevent congestion and improves skin health. WHAT TO DO: Using Midnight Oil Goat Milk Soap will NOT strip away any of your natural skin oils due to it has a pH very close to your skins pH.  Goat's milk soap is very hydrating and exfoliating in itself.   PRODUCTS TO TRY: Any of our soaps but we recommend ~EXFOLIATOR it's...

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MAKING FOOD WITH WEEDS: CHICKWEED PESTO

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Chickweed is one of the first weedy herbs to grow in the early spring.   It is packed with minerals and was our ancestors first foods after a long winter.  Chickweed helps support and strengthen your immune system and adds much needed minerals to your body!  Especially after a long winter.  Fact: Chickweed contains more minerals then any vegetable grown in your garden!  So it is worth trying a few recipes. PESTO: 1 1/2 cup virgin olive oil 2 cups Chickweed 1 1/2 cup walnuts 3 cloves garlic 1 cup cheese I used Swiss Emmentaler but you can use Parmesan Sea...

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How to get FORSYTHIA BLOOMS in Winter!

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How to get FORSYTHIA BLOOMS in Winter!

One of my favorite thing to do every February is pick bare Forsythia branches and force them to bloom bright and yellow, in my house, when winter still holds the world around me. Forsythias are a bramble bush that grow in hedges or hidden in tree lines.  Once you see them blooming you know where they live.  THE HOW TO:  The bare branches will have little buds on them. These buds are the future flowers. Forsythia blooms before the leaves pop out. Cut your branches and place them in a vase of water in the house.   Note: the flowers appear...

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