Mandarin Orange and Almond Facial Scrub

Mandarin Orange Almond Facial Scrub

Treat your skin to this delicious facial scrub!

 

Ingredients:

  • 3 tsp. almond meal
  • 2 tsp. honey
  • 1/2 tsp. mandarin juice

 

Directions:

  • Combine all ingredients; mix well
  • Apply to face (avoid the eye area)
  • Gently massage mixture into skin for a couple of minutes
  • Rinse with water

D.I.Y. Moisturizing Body Exfoliator Scrub

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Rub away dead and dry skin with this moisturizing body exfoliator that will leave skin looking and feeling radiant and smooth!

Ingredients:

  • 1 ripe banana
  • 4 large strawberries
  • 2 tbsp. olive oil
  • 1/2 cup sugar

Directions:

  • Mash the fruit together using a fork until smooth
  • Stir in the remaining ingredients; mix until smooth
  • Apply and massage into skin for a few minutes
  • Rinse with water
  • Follow up with your favorite moisturizer

Coconut Milk and Ginger Body Scrub Recipe

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Slough off dry and dead skin with this Asian inspired body scrub which will leave you with radiant and glowing skin!

Ingredients:

  • 1/2 cup ground rice (can be grinded in a blender)
  • 1/2 cup coconut milk
  • 1/4 cup brown sugar
  • 1 1/2 tbsp. ground ginger

Directions:

  • Combine all ingredients; mix to form a paste
  • Apply to skin and gently massage into skin for a few minutes
  • Rinse with water

Pineapple Facial Scrub

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Scrub your face and exfoliate skin with this tropical pineapple face scrub!

Ingredients:

  • 2/3 cup fresh pineapple chunks
  • 1/4 cup cold olive oil
  • 1/4 cup fresh chopped parsley

Directions:

  • Place the pineapple in a blender; blend slightly
  • Add the olive oil to the pineapple in the blender; blend to nearly smooth
  • Add the parsley to the blender; blend (but don’t blend until it is a runny liquidy texture)
  • Apply to clean skin (avoid the eye area)
  • Let sit for 15 minutes
  • Rinse with warm water
  • Follow up with your favorite moisturizer

Apple, Pear and Mint Facial Cleanser

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A make-at-home moisturizing facial cleanser that is suitable for dry to normal skin types!

Ingredients:

  • 1/4 cup yogurt
  • 5 slices pear
  • 5 slices apple
  • 5 slices cucumber
  • 1 tsp. dried mint
  • Few drops of honey

Directions:

  • Combine all ingredients in a blender; blend until mixture is smooth
  • Apply to face and neck; gently massage mixture into skin
  • Rinse with water

*Can be refrigerated in and used daily for up to a week

Lime and Honey Facial Scrub Recipe

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An invigorating facial scrub cleanser for oily and combination skin types!

Ingredients:

  • 1/3 cup rolled oats
  • 1/3 cup unsalted nuts (any type will do)
  • 1 tbsp. grape seed oil
  • 1 tbsp. honey
  • 1/4 cup milk
  • Juice from 1/2 lime

Directions:

  • Combine the oats and nuts; grind together using a food processor until they are fine/powdery
  • Add the remaining ingredients; mix well
  • (the mixture should be of a thin consistency, if not, add more milk)
  • Apply to face and neck; massage into skin
  • Rinse with water

 *Can be refrigerated in an airtight container for up to a week

Maui Sugar Body Scrub

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Escape to a tropical beach without leaving your house with this yummy Maui Sugar Body Scrub Recipe!

Ingredients:

  • 1/4 cup ripe¬†guava (or ripe mango)
  • 1/4 cup brown sugar
  • 1 tbsp. coconut milk
  • 1 1/2 tsp. olive oil

Directions:

  • Mash fruit with a fork or place in a food processor until smooth
  • Add remaining ingredients to mixture; mix well
  • Apply and massage into skin for a couple of minutes
  • Rinse with water

Yogurt Facial Cleanser Recipe

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Cleanse and smooth skin with this yummy and healthy facial cleanser!

 

Ingredients:

  • 2 tbsp. yogurt (plain only)
  • 1 tsp. baking soda
  • 1 tbsp. applesauce

 

Directions:

  • Combine all ingredients; blend well (you can blend by hand or by using a blender)
  • Apply to a clean face (avoid the eye area)
  • Gently massage into skin
  • Rinse with warm water

Moisturizing Hair Mask

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Moisturize dry and damaged hair with this easy to make at home hair mask recipe!

 

Ingredients:

  • 1/2 cup coconut oil
  • 3 tsps. olive oil
  • 1 ripe avocado

 

Directions:

  • Mash the avocado using a fork
  • Combine the remaining ingredients with the mashed avocado; mix well
  • Apply to hair from root to tip
  • Let sit for 1 hour
  • Rinse with water
  • Follow up by washing hair as you regularly would

Brown Sugar and Lemon Body Scrub Recipe

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Give your body a body scrub polish that will leave it glowing and smooth!

Ingredients:

  • 1/2 cup brown sugar
  • 1/2 cup salt
  • 1 tbsp. lemon juice
  • 1 tbsp. coconut oil
  • 1 tbsp. honey

Directions:

  • Combine the brown sugar and salt; mix well
  • Add the remaining ingredients to the brown sugar and salt mixture; mix well
  • Apply to skin and gently massage into skin for a few minutes
  • Rinse with water