Some of us are true beauty fanatics and have a vanity chock-full of skin care and cosmetics. Then there are those in the lower maintenance, wash-and-go category. Still others fall somewhere in between. Whether you have every beauty sample known to man and love trying new products or stick to a pared-down regimen, there's one thing we all have in common: we want to use skin care that is actually good for our skin.
Getting to know which ingredients are not safe or won't agree with your skin type is an important step in choosing items that are right for you. When in doubt, you can always go the DIY route and whip up a few of your own beauty solutions.
If you've grown tired of straight-up coconut oil moisturizer and homemade sugar scrubs, it's time to look somewhere new. Open up your fridge and get ready to give your DIY skin care scene a makeover! There's a wealth of beauty goodness hiding behind those icebox doors. Not only are fresh ingredients good for skin, but they're also readily available. And, as long as you go organic, they are free from harmful chemicals, too. Keep reading for our favorites.