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

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

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

Milk Facial Scrub

Milk

Cleanse, nourish and brighten your face with this milky facial scrub!

 

Ingredients:

  • 1 tsp. powdered milk
  • 1 tsp. honey
  • 3 drops lemon juice

 

Directions:

  • Combine all ingredients; mix well
  • Apply to a clean face and gently massage into skin
  • Rinse with water

Sunflower Face Scrub

Sunflower

A summery facial scrub that will leave skin glowing!

 

Ingredients:

  • 1 tbsp. raw shelled sunflower seeds
  • Couple teaspoons distilled water

 

Directions:

  • Grind the seeds in a food processor until they resemble course sugar
  • Mix 1 tablespoon of the seeds with a few tablespoons of water (enough to create a paste)
  • Massage the mixture onto a clean face
  • Rinse with warm water
  • Follow up with your favorite moisturizer

Exfoliating and Clarifying Facial Mask Recipe

Pumpkin

An exfoliating and clarifying face mask that removes sweat, dirt, makeup and other impurities from pores!

Ingredients:

  • 4 tbsp. canned pumpkin
  • 3 tbsp. apple cider vinegar
  • 1 1/2 tbsp. rose water

Directions:

  • Combine all ingredients; mix well
  • Apply to a clean face (avoid the eye area)
  • Let sit for 15-20 minutes
  • Rinse with warm water

Intense Hydrating Facial Mask Recipe

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An intense hydrating and firming facial mask that leaves skin glowing!

Ingredients:

  • 1 vitamin E capsule
  • 1 tbsp. honey
  • 2 tbsp. heavy cream

Directions:

  • Break open the vitamin E capsule and drain into a small bowl
  • Add the remaining ingredients to the vitamin E capsule contents; mix well to form a smooth consistency
  • Apply to a clean face (avoid the eye area)
  • Let sit for 15-20 minutes
  • Rinse with warm water

Lemon Yogurt Face Mask for Acne Marks

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Banish pesky acne marks by making this lemon yogurt mask!  The lemon will exfoliate and lighten acne marks helping them to fade over time.  The remaining ingredients all have beneficial properties too, helping to hydrate and sooth skin as well as by boosting your skins ability to protect itself!

 

Ingredients:

  • 2 tbsp. honey
  • 4 tsp. lemon juice
  • 3 tsp. plain yogurt (Greek yogurt is best)
  • 1 egg white

 

Directions:

  • Combine all ingredients; mix well to form a thick consistency
  • Apply mixture to a clean face (avoid the eye area)
  • Let sit for 15 minutes
  • Rinse with warm water

 

*If stored in an airtight container in the fridge this mixture can last up to a week

Grape and Honey Face Mask

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Treat your skin to this deliciously sweet facial mask that you can make at home!

Ingredients:

  • 5 grapes
  • 1 tbsp. honey

Directions:

  • Use a spoon or a mortar to mush the grapes into a puree
  • Add the honey
  • Apply to a clean face (avoid eye area)
  • Let sit for 30 minutes
  • Rinse with warm water

Apple Face Mask

Red apples

Treat your face to this delicious facial mask that exfoliates, tones and rejuvenates skin!

 

Ingredients:

(Exfoliate first)

  • 1/4 cup oatmeal
  • Splash of milk

(Face mask second)

  • 1 apple
  • 1 tsp. milk
  • 1 tsp. honey
  • 1 egg yolk

 

Directions:

(Exfoliate)

  • Combine the oatmeal and milk; mix well
  • Gently exfoliate your face with this mixture to rid it of any impurities and makeup
  • Rinse with warm water and pat face dry

(Face Mask)

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