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DIY: Cranberry & Honey Skin Brightening Mask

It’s no secret that the ladies of Brown & Coconut (that’s us 😉 ) just love smearing stuff on our face. We have a super effective DIY cranberry & honey skin brightening mask that can help to give your skin a clear and glowing complexion with just 3 simple ingredients. Cranberry & Honey Skin Brightening Mask This mask includes: 10 […]

10 Health Benefits of Cranberries

We absolutely love cranberries, not only because they are delicious and a holiday favorite, but because they a powerhouse food! With Thanksgiving around the corner, you’ve got to stay tuned for the awesome recipes coming up! In the meantime, check out why these tart little berries are just so magnificent for our health! 10 Health Benefits of Cranberries […]

12 Surprising Benefits of Cinnamon

Cinnamon has a long history of use, not only as a spice, but as a medicine,where the medicinal properties are actually derived from the oil in the cinnamon bark. Needless to say, there’s more than meets the eye with this warm and flavorful spice; much more. Read on for 12 surprising benefits of cinnamon. Benefits of Cinnamon: Anti-microbial Anti-inflammatory […]

The Amazing Benefits of Sweet Potato

Oh, how we love this sweet root vegetable and here’s why: Sweet potatoes have a low glycemic index and are a great source of fiber, beta carotene, iron magnesium, and vitamins B6, C, & E Just 1 cup (cubed) provides the following: Calories: 114 Total Fat: 0.1 g Cholesterol: 0mg Sodium: 73mg (3% DV) Potassium: 448mg (12% […]

Super Hydrating Avocado Hair Mask

Suffering from dry, damaged hair? Try a super hydrating avocado hair mask! Avocados are full of vitamins and nutrients that nourish and soften the hair, promote hair growth, treat damaged hair, and prevent hair loss. The best part: avocado hair masks are super easy to make! You’ll need: 1 Avocado 1TBSP Honey 1 (or 2) […]

Favorite Ingredient Friday: Simple Kale Mask

Kale is like the goddess of green leafy vegetables when it comes to important vitamins and minerals our body needs to stay healthy and function properly. It is SO good for us! But what about the possible benefits that come from applying this wondrous plant directly onto our face? Kale is full of vitamins A […]

DIY: Apple Cider Vinegar Toner

Apple Cider Vinegar (ACV) is an amazing thing. With so many uses for this product, both internally, externally, and in our homes, it’s obvious why we love ACV. You can learn more about Apple Cider Vinegar by clicking here. One way to use ACV is for your skin! ACV has anti-fungal, anti-bacterial, and anti-viral properties. Therefore, it makes it […]

Favorite Ingredient Friday: Apple Cider Vinegar!

A new month means a new favorite for Favorite Ingredient Fridays. For the month of April, our favorite ingredient is.. Apple Cider Vinegar! Apple cider vinegar (ACV) has been used for thousands of years and primarily for its medicinal properties and as a condiment for food. In many regions in the United States and around […]

Coconut Curry Noodle Soup!

So this month’s Favorite Ingredient is the lovely coconut! As a reminder, the 1st Friday of every month, we will reveal our favorite ingredient for that month. Each following Friday for that month, we will feature a recipe using that favorite ingredient! Today we’d like to share a recipe for Coconut Curry Noodle Soup! Try […]