Over the years I’ve written about a lot of different crunchy topics. Here’s where you’ll find all the awesome nuggets of goodness from within Crunchy Betty.
How did I determine these are the Best Of? By a complicated algorithm taking into account Facebook likes, comments, the use of the word “mega” and how many times a post was referenced in Martha Stewart Living.
Not really. They’re all just my favorites.
Facial Masks and Treatments
- Mocha-Frappuccino Mask: Coffee, Cocoa and Honey
- 27 Quick and Crunchy Home Remedies for Pimples
- Crunchy Betty’s Top 5 Puffy Face Treatments
- Balancing Parsley-Cocoa Facial Mask and Sister Oil
- 3 Step Spring Cleaning … For Your Face!
- No-Nonsense Daily Scrub for Any Skin Type
- one small thing: baking soda microdermabrasion
- Farmer’s Market Facials: Pumpkin
- Beauty Secrets from Around the World: Turmeric
- Acne-Busting Aspirin and Honey Mask and Toner
- Brightening Strawberry-Kiwi Facial Polish
- Moisturizing, Invigorating Sweet Potato Facial Mask
- Nitty Gritty on the Oil Cleansing Method
Hair Masks and Rinses and Other Goodness
- 5 Foods You Have in Your Kitchen that Should Be On Your Hair
- Store-Bought Dry Shampoo?? No! Crunch On This Instead!
- Rosemary and Lavender Softening Hair Rinse
- Avocado Facial Mask and Hair Mask
- No ‘Poo to You, Too!
- The Fine Art of Dying Your Hair with Henna
Household Recipes and Home Remedies
- The HUGE List of Soap Nuts Recipes
- Homemade Deodorant: All Roads Lead to the Pits
- Best Homemade Bathroom Cleaner Ever
- Elderberry Cough & Cold Syrup Recipe: Video Tutorial!
- Daily Sparkly Shower Spray
- Originality: Homemade Laundry Detergent
- Your Natural Medicine Cabinet: Home Remedies for Coughs and Colds
- Your Natural Medicine Cabinet: Remedies for Cuts, Scrapes, and Burns
- My Mother’s Cold-Busting Secret: Giving You a HUG
- Heavenly Homemade Vanilla and Peppermint Extracts
- Not a Secret Homemade Deodorant (with shea butter and clay)
- Ditch the Dryer Sheets: DIY Spray-Fresh Fabric Softener
- Nontoxic Homemade Oven Cleaner
- Homemade Toothpaste: Want to Ditch the Fluoride?
- Oh, Her Heart Burns! Home Remedies for Heartburn
General Reference Crunchiness
- Clear Skin From the Inside Out: Green Smoothies
- A Millionish Uncommon (and Not So Uncommon) Things to Do With Coconut Oil
- 7 Important Natural Skincare Ingredients (That You Probably Don’t Have But Might Want
- Food On Your Face: Why You Should Go Organic
- Food On Your Face: Honey –
- 10 Foods You Have in Your Kitchen that Could Be on Your Face
- 19 Handy Things to Do With a Little Leftover Lemon
- Food On Your Face (and Hair!): Yogurt
- 3+ Ways to Dissolve Cellulite Without Breaking a Sweat
- Forget Brand Loyalty. Let’s Talk Brand Transparency.
Miscellaneous Tips and Recipes
- 3 Simple Homemade Lip Balms
- Fragrant, Natural Personalized DIY Body Spray
- Problem Solving: Helping Your Loved Ones Help You Crunch
- Buddha, Freakonomics, and the Placebo Effect in Homemade Beauty
- Epic Guide to Making Your Own Chai Tea
- Make Your Own Love Balm
- The Unexpected Side Effect to Gradually Going Green