Apple and Pear Anti-Wrinkle Facial Cream

Apple and Pear Anti Wrinkle Facial Cream
Ingredients:
  • 1 1/2 tsp. apple juice
  • 1 1/2 tsp. lemon juice
  • 1 1/2 tsp. lime juice
  • 3 tbsp. buttermilk
  • 2 tbsp. rosemary leaves
  • 4 grapes (seedless)
  • 1/2 pear
  • 3 egg whites
Directions:
  • Combine all ingredients into a blender; blend until smooth
  • Using a soft tissue or cotton ball, gently apply to areas where wrinkles are present
  • Let the mixture dry
  • Rinse with warm water
*If stored in the fridge in an airtight container, this mixture can last up to 5 days.
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Facial Cream with Ginger

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Moisturize your face with this soothing ginger facial cream!

Ingredients:

  • 2 inch piece fresh ginger
  • 2 tsp. light sesame oil
  • 2 tsp. apricot kernel oil
  • 2 tsp. vitamin E oil
  • 1/2 cup cocoa butter

Directions:

  • Grate the ginger piece and squeeze over a small bowl to get all the juices out
  • Discard the pulp
  • Add the remaining ingredients to the ginger juice in the bowl
  • Heat in the microwave on the lowest setting in 15 second intervals until all the cocoa butter has melted
  • (Stir between heating intervals)
  • Transfer the mixture to a jar or container for storage and store in a cool place

Nourishing Facial Night Cream Recipe

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Wake up with soft and nourished skin with this soothing facial night cream!

Ingredients:

  • 3 tbsp. lanolin
  • 1 tbsp. sunflower oil
  • 1 tbsp. almond oil
  • 1 tsp. lavender oil

Directions:

  • In a double broiler, melt the lanolin
  • Add the sunflower oil and the almond oil to the melted lanolin
  • Mix well
  • Remove from heat and let mixture cool
  • Stir/beat the mixture and it will thicken; then stir in lavender oil
  • Transfer the mixture into a jar or container for storage
  • Let cool completely before using

D.I.Y. Lavender Face Cream

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Cleanse and moisturize with this soothing lavender facial cream!

Ingredients:

  • 1 tbsp. aloe vera gel
  • 1/3 cup olive oil
  • 1 tbsp. white beeswax
  • 2 tbsp. anhydrous lanolin
  • 2 tbsp. rosewater
  • 3 drops lavender essential oil

Directions:

  • Combine the beeswax and lanolin in a double boiler (or in the microwave) and melt
  • Combine the olive oil and the aloe vera gel in a separate container; whisk together
  • Add the oil and aloe mixture to the melted mixture; stir in the essential oils and rosewater
  • Stir until mixture starts to thicken
  • Transfer the mixture to a container for storage

D.I.Y. Eucalyptus Moisturizing Facial Cream

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Cleanse and moisturize with this hydrating facial cream!

 

Ingredients:

  • 1 tbsp. aloe vera gel
  • 1/3 cup olive oil
  • 1 tbsp. white beeswax
  • 2 tbsp. andydrous lanolin
  • 2 tbsp. rosewater
  • 3 drops eucalyptus essential oil

 

Directions:

  • Combine the beeswax and lanolin in a double boiler (or in the microwave) and melt
  • Combine the olive oil and the aloe vera gel in a separate container; whisk together
  • Add the oil and aloe mixture to the melted mixture; stir in the essential oils and rosewater
  • Stir until mixture starts to thicken
  • Transfer the mixture to a container for storage

Soothing Moisture Facial Cream Recipe

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Hydrate your face with this easy to make soothing facial cream!

Ingredients:

  • 1 tsp. olive oil
  • 1 tbsp. aloe vera pulp (scraped from leaf)
  • 1 tsp. honey

Directions:

  • Combine all ingredients; whip together with a fork until it becomes smooth
  • Gently apply to a clean face by massaging into skin for a few minutes

*You can use this cream two days in a row if stored in the fridge between uses.  However, any left over after the second use should be tossed.