Softening Chocolate Face Mask

Softening Chocolate Facial Mask

Treat your face to this delicious chocolate facial mask!  Not only does it smell amazing but it also will do wonders for softening your skin!

 

Ingredients:

  • 1/3 cup cocoa
  • 4 tbsp. cream
  • 3 tsp. cottage cheese (plain only)
  • 1/4 cup honey
  • 4 tsp. oatmeal

Directions:

  • Combine all ingredients together; mix well
  • Apply to a clean face and let sit 10-15 minutes
  • Rinse with warm water
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Soothing Tropical Coconut Eye Cream

Tropical Coconut Eye Cream

Treat the delicate area under your eyes to this soothing tropical scented eye cream!

 

Ingredients:

  • 2 tbsp. cocoa butter
  • 3 tbsp. coconut oil

 

Directions:

  • If the cocoa butter is not already grated, go ahead and grate it
  • Combine all ingredients in a microwave bowl and heat until melted
  • Carefully removed the melted mixture from the microwave and stir well
  • Transfer the mixture from the bowl to a container for storage
  • Let cool completely before using
  • Apply under eyes at night

Corn Facial Mask for Dry Skin

 Corn Facial Mask for Dry Skin

Combat dry skin with this super easy corn facial mask which has a high protein and fat content, both great for dry skin!

 

Ingredients:

  • 1 cob of corn

 

Directions:

  • Grate a fresh cob of corn, straining off the liquid that comes from it
  • Gently pat the corn liquid onto a clean face
  • Let sit for 15-20 minutes
  • Rinse with cold water

Avocado and Cocoa Butter Body Cream

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Treat dry skin to this intensely moisturizing body cream with avocado and cocoa butter!

Ingredients:

  • 1/4 cup grated cocoa butter
  • 2 tbsp. sesame oil
  • 1 tbsp. avocado oil
  • 1 tbsp. grated beeswax

Directions:

  • Combine ingredients; heat in the microwave until melted
  • Stir well
  • Transfer mixture into container or bottle for storage
  • Let cool before using

D.I.Y. Coconut Hand Cream

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Moisturize dry hands and leave them feeling soft and smelling delicious with this coconut hand cream!

Ingredients:

  • 1/3 cup glycerin
  • 1/4 cup beeswax
  • 3 tbsp. baby oil
  • 1/4 cup coconut oil

Directions:

  • In a double boiler, melt the beeswax and coconut oil
  • Add the remaining ingredients to the melted ingredients in the double boiler; melt and mix until smooth
  • Transfer mixture into a container for storage (hardens/thickens as it sets)
  • Let cool before using

Soothing Moisture Facial Cream Recipe

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Hydrate your face with this easy to make soothing facial cream!

Ingredients:

  • 1 tsp. olive oil
  • 1 tbsp. aloe vera pulp (scraped from leaf)
  • 1 tsp. honey

Directions:

  • Combine all ingredients; whip together with a fork until it becomes smooth
  • Gently apply to a clean face by massaging into skin for a few minutes

*You can use this cream two days in a row if stored in the fridge between uses.  However, any left over after the second use should be tossed.

Avocado Banana Facial Mask Recipe for Dry Skin

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This delicious facial mask is perfect for nourishing dry skin and leaves it feeling moisturized!

Ingredients:

  • 1/2 overripe banana (mashed)
  • 1/2 overripe avocado (mashed)
  • 2 tbsp. plain yogurt
  • 1 tsp. olive oil

 

Directions:

  • Mash the banana and avocado using a fork
  • Combine the remaining ingredients to the mashed banana and avocado; mix well
  • Apply mixture to a clean face and neck
  • Let sit for 20-30 minutes
  • Rinse with warm water