Papaya is a great natural skin exfoliant. Use this DIY mask to exfoliate your skin at home. Ingredients 1/4 cup green (or) ripe papaya* 1/4 cup pumpkin 1/2 tablespoon plain yogurt 1/2 tablespoon honey 1 egg white (or) yolk* 1 small carrot (cut into round slices) optional Boil the carrot … Read more
A pumpkin facial peel mask can do wonders for your skin. Pumpkin contains more than 100 age-reversing nutrients, including enzymes that treat the skin like alpha hydroxy acids to rid it of dry, dull cells. It hydrates the skin and adds radiance, exfoliating surface skin cells to produce a younger, … Read more
One week for Halloween and I’m sure you have everything planned to sweeten your kids and all the neighborhood who come to ask you for candy.
But for the grand finale after your children become exhausted and radiant running through the streets in search of candy, prepare this rich and easy pumpkin cake to share with the whole family.
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
Among the first few western dishes I discovered and loved, is the pumpkin soup. It is a vegetable I hated as child and still have no love for as an adult. I am told often, that when one hates vegetables it is not because the vegetable is not ‘tasty’ but … Read more