Brown Sugar Scrub:
3 Tablespoons Extra Virgin Olive Oil or Coconut Oil
2 Tablespoons Organic Honey
½ Cup Organic Brown Sugar
1 tsp of Vanilla Extract or Peppermint Essential oil
The brown sugar in this recipe is the exfoliant. The olive oil is for the moisturizer, the Coconut oil does the same thing but its a lighter oil, Honey is a natural antibacterial and holds in the moisture, and vanilla and peppermint is for the added scent. Peppermint has menthol in it, which imparts minty aroma and a “cooling sensation,” when tasted or touched. The peppermint has properties that can help with headaches, pain, your respiratory system, The refreshing properties of the oil will make you feel energized. The cooling properties of peppermint oil benefit by removing pain.
Natural Face Masks:
1/4 cup plain yogurt
1/2 cup of Oatmeal
yogurt Has multiple properties for you skin, If your skin tends to be dry, the lipid content in yogurt, can provide needed moisture. If your skin is on the oily side, the yogurt can help dry up the excess oil found in your pores.
oatmeal Help assists to reduce dryness in your skin. It also absorbs and gets rid of surface dirt while providing a very gentle exfoliation. This will leave the skin soft, clean and smooth.
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