Gentle Herbal Facial Cleanser

Herbal Cleanser

Gently cleanse skin with this herbal facial cleanser!

 

Ingredients:

  • 1/3 cup dried chamomile
  • 1/3 cup dried rose petals
  • 2/3 oat flour
  • water

 

Directions:

  • Combine dried chamomile and rose petals and grind until fine
  • Combine oat flour with grinded mix; mix well
  • Add a tablespoon of water to the mixture at a time; stirring after each tablespoon is added until a creamy paste forms
  • Place the mixture in a saucepan over low heat for 5 minutes (this will create a creamier consistency)
  • Remove from heat and let mixture cool
  • Once cooled, apply the mixture to skin (avoid the eye area)
  • Gently massage into skin
  • Rinse with warm water
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Peachy Facial Cleansing Cream

Peach Facial Cleanser

Nourish and brighten dry skin with this peachy facial cleansing cream!

Ingredients:

  • 1/2 ripe peach (peeled and pitted)
  • 1/4 cup plain yogurt
  • 1 tbsp. honey
  • 1 tsp. vanilla jojoba oil
  • 3 drops chamomile essential oil

Directions:

  • Place the peach in a blender or food processor and puree
  • Remove the pureed peach into a bowl and all the remaining ingredients except for the essential oil; mix well
  • Add the essential oil to the mixture; mix well
  • Apply to face and gently massage into skin
  • Rinse with water

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

D.I.Y. Facial Toner for Dry Skin

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Soothe and treat dry skin with this facial toner!

Ingredients:

  • 2 oz. aloe vera gel
  • 2 oz. orange blossom water
  • 1 tsp. vinegar
  • 6 drops rose geranium essential oil
  • 4 drops sandalwood essential oil
  • 1 drop chamomile essential oil
  • 1 drop jasmine essential oil
  • 1 drop carrot seed oil
  • 1 tsp. vitamin E oil

Directions:

  • Combine all ingredients; mix well
  • Apply to a clean face (avoid the eye area)

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