Sugar and Honey Hand Wrap

Honey and Sugar Hand Wrap

Treat your hands to a spa-like moisturizing hand wrap!

 

 

Ingredients:

  • 3/4 cup olive oil
  • 3/4 cup sugar
  • 1/2 cup honey

 

Directions:

  • Combine olive oil and sugar; mix well until a paste forms
  • Scrub paste mixture onto hands for a few moments to exfoliate them
  • Rinse with water and pat dry
  • Carefully warm the honey in the microwave so that it is warm but comfortable to the touch (you do not want to burn yourself!)
  • Carefully apply the warm honey to hands and cover by wrapping with saran wrap (or apply a pair of latex gloves)
  • Let hands stay wrapped or inside gloves for 20-30 minutes
  • Rinse well with water
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Apple and Honey Acne Facial Mask

Apple and Honey Acne Facial Mask
Fight acne with this delicious acne facial mask!
Ingredients:
  • 1 medium apple
  • 5 tbsp. honey
Directions:
  • Grate the apple; combine with honey and mix well
  • Apply the mixture to a clean face (avoid the eye area)
  • Let sit for 5-10 minutes
  • Rinse with cold water

Yummy Brown Sugar Hand Softener

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Give your hands a skin softening scrub at home!

Ingredients:

  • 1/4 cup brown sugar
  • Couple tablespoons baby oil (or olive oil)

Directions:

  • Combine all ingredients; mix well
  • (Apply baby oil a tablespoon at a time and stir until a paste has formed)
  • Apply the mixture to hands and rub together as if you were washing your hands for a few moments
  • Rinse with warm water

Exfoliating Lip Scrub Recipe

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Buff away dry and dead skin and get smooth and soft lips with this delicious lip scrub recipe!

 

Ingredients:

  • 1 tbsp. brown or white sugar
  • 1 tbsp. honey

 

Directions:

  • Combine and mix all ingredients
  • Apply a coating to lips
  • Massage onto lips for 45 seconds to 1 minute
  • Rinse with water

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

Avocado and Honey Nourishing Face Mask

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An easy two ingredient nourishing facial mask with avocado and honey!

 

Ingredients:

  • 1 ripe avocado
  • 1 tbsp. honey

 

Directions:

  • Mash the avocado with a fork
  • Stir the honey into the mashed up avocado to form a paste
  • Apply to a clean face (avoiding the eye area)
  • Let sit for 15-20 minutes
  • Rinse with lukewarm water

Honey and Yogurt Face Mask Recipe

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A nutritional hydrating d.i.y. face mask with honey and yogurt!

 

Ingredients:

  • 1/2 tbsp. honey
  • 1 tbsp. plain yogurt
  • 1 tsp. cucumber pulp

 

Directions:

  • Warm the honey in microwave for a few seconds (this makes it easier to stir)
  • Add the yogurt to the honey; mix
  • Use a grater to make cucumber pulp; add to previous ingredients
  • Mix well
  • Can be used immediately or left to chill in the fridge for a cool and refreshing application
  • Apply to a clean face
  • Let sit for 3-5 minutes
  • Rinse with water
  • Follow up with your favorite moisturizer