Hydrating and Nourishing D.I.Y. Egg White Facial Mask

Hydrating and Nourishing Egg White Face Mask

All of the vitamins and healthy fats in this 3 ingredient face mask are just what you need to combat dry skin.  Your skin will be left looking and feeling soft, smooth and healthy.

 

What you need:

  • 1 egg white
  • 1/2 ripe avocado
  • 1 tsp. greek yogurt (plain)

What you do:

  • Mash the avocado in a bowl until you get a creamy and lump-free paste-like consistency
  • Add the remaining ingredients and mix well until you have a creamy paste
  • Apply the mixture to a clean face and let it sit for 15 minutes
  • Rinse the mixture off with warm water and follow up with a moisturizer

 

Recipe adapted from (original recipe at): HealthMunsta

Picture from: WallStreetInsanity

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.

Helpful Sunburn Remedies

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Ways to Soothe a Sunburn

 

Aside from the common “apply aloe vera gel” to soothe a painful sunburn, here are a couple more useful and very helpful remedies that you should keep in mind when you are looking for sunburn relief!  (And better yet, most of the stuff you probably already have in your kitchen!)

  • Add 1 tsp. baking soda into a quart of cool water and apply the mixture with a washcloth to the sunburned areas
  • Apply aloe from an aloe plant
  • Apply grated potatoes to sunburned skin  (The starch from the potatoes helps to soothe and cool)
  • Add black or green tea to bathwater (or apply tea bags to affected area)
  • Apply egg whites for an instant cooling sensation
  • Apply vinegar to prevent peeling

Tightening and Toning Lemon Egg White Face Mask

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Tighten and tone skin with this easy to make face mask!

Ingredients:

  • Juice from 1/2 lemon
  • 1 egg white

Directions:

  • Combine ingredients; beat for 3 minutes
  • Apply mixture to a clean face (avoiding eye area)
  • Let sit for 30 minutes
  • Rinse with warm water