Confessions of a Maker . . .

I AM a Maker @ Heart . . . I’ve always loved to cook + bake. However, it wasn’t until soaping that really started my creative juices flowing! I attended a soapmaking class that was life-changing!  In that class (which was the only soapmaking class I’ve taken thus far) I realized that as long as […]

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Diatomaceous Earth . . .

Diatomaceous Earth (DE) pronounced known as “The Grass of the Sea,” is made up by fossilized remains of microscopic shells created by one-celled plants named, “Diatoms.” DE is a chalk-like powder made up entirely of these diatoms that have fossilized over thousands of years. This Ahhmazing clay is made up of a whopping 80% to […]

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The Power of Cowpeas . . .

Cowpeas @ J. Lexi I use uncommon + underused ingredients in our holistic handmade skin-food products.  When speaking with people in person I often say that only featured ingredients can make the title of the product.  When people see “Raw Sweet Potato” or “Placenta” or “Moringa” people get that raw sweet potato, placenta + moringa […]

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Bulletproof Coffee Express . . .

Over the last 2 weeks or so, I’ve been making Bullet-Proof Coffee every morning. What’s Bulletproof Coffee? I’m glad you asked.  Traditional Bulletproof Coffee is a blend of Upgraded Coffee™, Brain Octane™ Oil + unsalted grass-fed butter.  Aside from tasting awesome, it makes you feel energized, focused + full for hours on end. My version […]

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Water Ionizer . . .

About 1-1/2 years ago I started drinking bottled alkaline water on + off.  Then I started using the water in my products.  My philosophy is that @ least 90% of what we eat for skin health can be applied topically for healthy skin. Finding out about the benefits of alkaline water started with my sister-friend […]

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Raw Probiotic Butter . . .

I’m a maker @ heart.  I enjoy cooking, baking, making kombucha, kefir, yogurt, farmer’s cheese (get your mini farmer’s cheese kit from Urban Cheessecraft) kimchi, fermented rice + experimenting with other unique + common recipes.  My love for making things translates to J. Lexi as uncommon + skin-loving recipes + products, too. For a few […]

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Raw Collard Green Salad . . .

Raw Collard Green Salad Benefits of Collard Greens . . . Detox Support Provided by Collard Greens Collard Green detoxing support includes antioxidant nutrients to boost Phase 1 detoxification activities + sulfur-containing nutrients to boost Phase 2 activities. Collard greens also contain phytonutrients called glucosinolates that can help activate detoxification enzymes + regulate their activity. […]

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