Category Archives: Natural Skin Care

The Caveman Regimen Experiment – My Day 30 Update

To get up to speed on what the caveman regimen is and my 14 day update, read the previous articles here and here. Hey there! Sorry I missed the regular post on Friday – Youtube was giving me some serious grief. I guess that’s what you get for leaving things to the last minute :/…

I Finally Found a Great Makeup That Doesn’t Irritate My Acne

Noémie

There’s been a lot of talk lately about ditching makeup, but from the sounds of your responses to this video, many of us are not ready to give it up. And that is perfectly understandable! If you are going to wear makeup though, you might as well try and find something that isn’t going to…

My Experiences on the Caveman Regimen So Far

The Love Vitamin Caveman Experiment Day 14

Last post, I told you all about the caveman regimen and how to do it. Today I’m going to tell you all about what my experiences with it have been so far (it’s been about two weeks on the hardcore “no water” caveman regimen), and also how I feel about it emotionally. So to begin,…

How to Do the Caveman Regimen: Clearing Acne by Not Washing Your Face

The Caveman Acne Regimen

For the last 14 days, nothing has touched my face – no face wash, no honey, no oil, no fingers (well, no picking or popping anyway), no makeup, and not even water. I am doing the caveman approach to skincare! What is the Caveman Regimen? Most of you know that I advocate a simple skincare…

That Oil is Ours! Basic Skincare with Oils

Oils for Skincare

This is a guest post from a really cool girl named Svea who claims she’s not an oils expert, but compared to my knowledge, I think she sure comes close! I realize that I’m a little too set on my jojoba oil and had a hunch that different people’s skin would react better to different…

How to Choose the Right Jojoba Oil for Your Acne Prone Skin

Jojoba oil for acne

A little while ago, I wrote an article about manuka honey and why some people might break out when they switch over to a more natural skin care routine. From what it sounded like from the response to that article, people definitely have more problems with jojoba oil than they do with using honey on…

I Switched to Manuka Honey… Why Am I Breaking Out?

Manuka honey initial breakout

Hi friend! In today’s post, I want to clear up some things about my manuka honey and jojoba oil face routine that I use and love and also recommend to others. It seems like I get a fair amount of comments from people saying they love the manuka honey, but I also get a lot…

No Shampoo Method Update Before and Afters

No Shampoo

Some of you long time Love Vitamin fans may remember WAAAY back when I made a video about “The No Shampoo Method“. In that video, I described why people all over the world are choosing to shun commercial shampoos. The reason is because conventional shampoo and chemicals actually harm your hair a lot more than…

Q & As – Hot Weather Acne, Natural Acne Skin Care, & Alternative Birth Control

acne get worse in hot weather

Hey Tracy! Do you think weather can help with acne? I am currently living in NZ (which is quite cold) but soon am moving to Brisbane (which am very excited about). I have noticed in warmer temperatures my skin tends to behave for some odd reason, it’s not a huge improvement but it helps. What…

How I Wash My Face to Prevent Acne

You’ve been asking for it, so here it is: The video where I show you exactly how I wash my face to prevent acne. Enjoy! And sorry about the noisy fan – I have one of those bathrooms that forces the fan on you when you turn the light on. Read this article first before…