Homemade facials are easy and low cost way to manage your beauty regime. Oily or Acne prone skin treatment with Egg whites produce instant results. Egg whites tighten the pores and contain proteins that both repair skin and absorb excess oil, making them a powerful tool for dealing with acne. Separate … Read more
Try these mango fruit facial recipes this summer to get glowing skin and remove sun tan. After a hot and sweaty day, relax with these soothing summer face mask recipes! 1. Mango pulp for Glowing Skin: Refresh your skin by rubbing a mango pulp on the face and neck. The … Read more
When you go to eat a watermelon save even a small portion to make these masks to revitalise your skin this summer. Watermelon Mask for Acne prone Skin Mix 1 teaspoon of watermelon juice with 1 teaspoon of mashed banana.Applied to the face for 10-15 minutes and remove with warm … Read more
This recipe is adapted from one I got from Vogue. It is created by facialist Chanel Jenae of Santa Monica. In the article, Jenae says pumpkin is loaded with natural exfoliating acids and antioxidants. She uses pumpkin pulp in her facial peels at her salon “to brighten, calm breakouts, and soften the appearance of fine lines and sun damage.”
Prep Time: 10 minutes
Total Time: 10 minutes
Honey is made by the worker bee which is a female. She seems to know exactly what the females need and how to formulate it. You can avoid petroleum derivatives present in synthetic cosmetics by utilizing the know-how of a great pharmacist (the bee), through simply mixing some natural ingredients … Read more
Do you know that good nutrition including fresh vegetable juice such as carrots juice can play a role in creating better-looking complexion? Carrot juice can be utilized for skin health to provide curative and preventative properties for healthy glowing skin.Carrots are commonly regarded as the ‘herbal healer’ of skin diseases … Read more
Preparing the Clay or Fuller’s Earth
(This step applies to all the masks listed below):
Add 1/2 cup water to 1/4 cup of clay or fuller’s earth (if too dry, add a few drops of water at a time)
Mix separate from other ingredients
Add any oils listed in the mask recipe
May substitute water for whole milk (only for dry skin recipes)
You don’t have to eat just detoxifying foods to nourish your complexion. Some make for great facial masks too.
Try this avocado mask to instantly moisturize your skin:
1. Mash one whole avocado.
2. Add 1 teaspoon flaxseed oil and 1 teaspoon honey.
3. Mix together until smooth and creamy.
4. Apply to face and let sit for 15-20 minutes.
5. Rinse clean with warm water.
Below are some simple yet efficient homemade face masks that you can make and use in minutes.
Mix 2 tablespoons honey with 2 teaspoons milk. Smooth over face and throat. Leave on for 10 minutes. Rinse off with warm water.
You will need:
2 oz/60g ripe avocado flesh
If party invitations are piling up and there’s no time to visit a beauty salon, then don’t worry… here are some quick tips from our expert. Whether you are a working woman or a housewife, the lack of time for elaborate beauty treatments can be a problem. If you do … Read more