Chamomile Cleansing Milk (dry and sensitive)

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Soothe dry and sensitive skin with this gentle facial cleansing milk!

Ingredients:

  • 1/4 cup cream
  • 1/4 cup milk
  • 2 tbsp. chamomile flowers (fresh or dried)

Directions:

  • Combine all ingredients into a double boiler; heat for 30 minutes (or just before it starts to boil)
  • Remove from heat; let sit for 2 hours
  • Strain the mixture to remove flower pieces
  • Transfer mixture into a bottle or container for storage

*When kept in the fridge, this mixture can last up to 2 weeks

Buttermilk and Fennel Cleansing Milk for Oily Skin

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Treat and manage oily skin with this cleansing milk recipe!

Ingredients:

  • 1/2 cup buttermilk
  • 2 tbsp. crushed fennel seeds

Directions:

  • Combine ingredients into a double boiler; heat for 30 minutes
  • Remove from heat; let mixture steep for 2 hours
  • Strain the mixture to remove seeds
  • Transfer mixture to bottle or container for storage

*When left in the fridge, this mixture can last up to 2 weeks

Soothing Honey Cucumber Cleansing Milk

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Treat your skin to this soothing and calming cleansing milk!

Ingredients:

  • 1 chamomile tea bag
  • 2 tbsp. honey
  • 1 small cucumber (peeled and seeded)
  • 1 tbsp. whole milk

Directions:

  • Boil a cup of water and add the tea bag; leave the tea bag in the water to steep and cool
  • Peel, seed and mash the cucumber; strain out the pulp with a fork to retain the juice
  • Combine and stir the honey and cucumber juice
  • Add the milk to the honey and juice; stir well
  • Apply to skin with a cotton pad or soft tissue
  • Use the cooled chamomile tea water to gently wipe off the cleansing mixture

Soothing Grape and Chamomile Tea Face Mask

Chamomile Tea

Soothe skin with this grape and chamomile D.I.Y. face mask that is suitable for all skin types!

Ingredients:

  • 10 grapes
  • 2 tbsp. chamomile tea
  • 2 tbsp. corn flour

Directions:

  • Mix tea and corn flour together to form a paste
  • Mash the grapes using a spoon (or fork) and add them to the paste; mix well
  • Apply to a clean face (avoid the eye area)
  • Let sit for 15 minutes
  • Rinse with water
  • Follow up with your favorite moisturizer

Cocoa Face Mask Recipe for Dry Skin

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A delicious cocoa face mask to soothe and moisturize dry skin with sour cream that hydrates and exfoliates, honey that boosts hydration and egg white that firms skin!

Ingredients:

  • 1 tbsp. cocoa powder
  • 1 tbsp. sour cream
  • 1 tbsp. honey
  • 1 egg white

 

Directions:

  • Combine all ingredients; mix well
  • Apply to clean face
  • Let sit on face until dry
  • Rinse with water

Cucumber and Egg Refreshing Face Mask

Eggs

Refresh and tighten shiny skin with this refreshing mask designed for normal to oily skin!

Ingredients:

  • 1 cucumber
  • 5 mint leaves
  • 1 egg white

Directions:

  • Peel and de-seed the cucumber and cut into cubes
  • Add the cubed cucumber pieces and the mint to a blender; blend
  • Whisk the egg white until it starts to become a firmer consistency
  • Add the egg white to the blender with the other ingredients
  • Blend all ingredients until a smooth paste forms
  • Apply to a clean face (avoid the eye area)
  • Let sit for 20 minutes
  • Rinse with cold water

Pore Purifying Face Mask

Garlic

Purify pores with this easy pore purifying mask with tomato and garlic!

Ingredients:

  • 1 medium tomato (mashed or squeezed in a juicer)
  • 1 mashed garlic clove

Directions:

  • Combine ingredients; mix well
  • Apply to a clean face (avoid the eye area)
  • Let sit for 20 minutes
  • Rinse with lukewarm water