A vegetable used for it's cooling and astringent properties. Try a couple of slices for your tired eyes.
- 1 medium Cucumber, peeled and cut up into pieces
Throughout the year, I like to prepare a fresh Pumpkin Facial Masque, by mixing the following together.
•1/8 cup cooked pumpkin pulp, cooled
•1 tbsp ground oats
•Pinch of nutmeg
Prepare oatmeal per instructions. Use plain or add other great skin care ingredients like ground almonds (which also mildly exfoliate), clay (kaolin is suitable for all skin types),
Coarsely grind a teaspoon or two of oatmeal. Moisten with a liquid such as honey, aloe, distilled water, spring water, or milk.
To use as a mild
One of my favorite ingredients to use in homemade skin care is oatmeal. Oatmeal is soothing since it has anti-inflammatory properties (great for irritated skin),
Homemade Pomegranate Sugar Scrub
2-3 teaspoons pomegranate seeds
3 tablespoons sugar (non-gmo, organic)
1 teaspoon oil- whatever you have on hand-sunflower,
Homemade Strawberry Scrub Recipe
- 3-4 ripe crushed Strawberries
- 1/8 tsp Fresh Lemon Juice
- 1 tsp Honey
This is a Honey Almond scrub with a Peppermint twist! This product will exfoliate your skin to help make it smoother and softer.
4 T Almond meal (or Almond flour)
This herbal vinegar makes for a beautiful natural hair rinse that works very well to rinse out build up and residue, and to control oily hair.
Supplies to have ready:
Dry Skin Facial Cleanser Recipe
Enjoy this easy-to-make creamy cleanser, perfect for normal to dry skin. Customize it with your favorite essential oil.
•1/4 cup Honey
•1 tablespoon liquid Castile soap
•1/4 cup Glycerine