Body & Soul: Garden Beauty Recipes

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Temper the harsh effects of sun and soil on your skin with easy-to-make herbal treatments. For instance, to repel mosquitoes, add a few drops of citronella essential oil to sunscreen before applying it.

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<a href=”https://www.motherearthliving.com/natural-beauty/skin-soothing-chamomile-spray.aspx”>Skin Soothing Chamomile Spray</a>
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<a href=”https://www.motherearthliving.com/natural-beauty/cinnamon-body-powder.aspx”>Cinnamon Body Powder</a>
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<a href=”https://www.motherearthliving.com/natural-beauty/fennel-cleansing-facial-mask.aspx”>Fennel Cleansing Facial Mask</a>
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<a href=”https://www.motherearthliving.com/natural-beauty/lavender-hand-cream.aspx”>Lavender Hand Cream</a>
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<a href=”https://www.motherearthliving.com/natural-beauty/herbal-insect-repellent.aspx”>Herbal Insect Repellent</a>
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<a href=”https://www.motherearthliving.com/natural-beauty/hand-stain-removers.aspx”>Hand Stain Removers</a>
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<a href=”https://www.motherearthliving.com/natural-beauty/home-sunburn-remedies.aspx”>Sunburn Soothers</a>
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<p>What better workplace could there be than a garden? Tending plants, surrounded by blooms, birds and sunshine, seems more like play than work. And within just a few weeks, your efforts bring additional rewards in the form of a beautiful, lush landscape and delicious food for your table.</p>
<p>The cost of a day spent working outdoors can be rough hands, sunburn and an occasional insect sting. But by taking just a few minutes to protect yourself before and after you go outside, your skin and hair can look as vibrant and healthy as your well-tended plants.</p>
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<em>Janice Cox is the author of</em> Natural Beauty from the Garden<em> (Henry Holt and Company, 1999). For more recipes and ideas, connect with Janice at</em>
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<em>www.HerbCompanion.com/contributors</em>
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