Homemade face masks are the bees knees for healthy skin Natural face masks offer so many benefits for skin. Adding ingredients rich in fatty acids, fruit acids and vitamins can repair sun damage, rehydrate skin by plumping out cells, and by stimulating the skins natural process of repair and renewal.Even some of the most simple ingredients in home made facial masks can repair damage and promote collagen production by invigorating your skin's cells, waking them up and stimulating them into action.Natural ingredients in homemade face masks:Essential fatty acids: Essential fatty … [Read more...]
Almond Meal Skin Care Recipes
Almond meal makes a great exfoliator in skin masks and scrubs. Almond meal lightens skin and moisturizes at the same time. It has been used as an integral part of Indian, Mediterranean, and Middle Eastern food, folk medicine and skin care.
You can combine almond meal and other grains with milk, honey, and ayurvedic spices including sandalwood powder, turmeric or rose petal flour to treat acne, hydrate or lighten skin leaving it soft and nourished.
Almonds are one of the most vitamin and mineral rich nuts containing a high amount of Vitamin E as well as several nutritious minerals like magnesium, phosphorous, calcium and potassium. Almond meal retains a high yield of the nutrients found in raw almonds and can be used in masks or scrubs as a wonderful way to nourish the skin while providing gentle exfoliation.
Try the fabulous benefits of almond meal masks and scrubs plus many other recipes in Natural Home Made Skin Care Recipes - a book that is jam packed full of every recipes made from easy to find ingredients for a simple low cost way to enjoy clear soft dewy skin at home.
We all love to have smooth soft glowing legs for the summer with no visible shaving stubble or rashiness!Here are some easy natural ways you can get gorgeous pins for wearing those cute shorts, sexy dresses or summer skirts and swimsuits…. 6 Tips For Sexy Legs Tip 1 For Smooth Legs: Shaving Nobody likes red shaving rash or ingrown hairs. You can prevent these annoying post shaving irritations by using Extra Virgin Coconut Oil with your shaving cream or soap - mixed half and half. Not only does it help to give you a closer smoother shave, but the natural essential fatty acids deeply lock … [Read more...]
In 3 Steps... Make your own easy natural home made healing and nourishing serums, cleansers, moisturizers, masks or scrubs and enjoy clearer more radiant and younger looking skin.Acne Masks & Treatments Moisturizers & Serums Exfoliants & Scrubs Serum Wizard Cleansers Ingredient Wizard Coconut Oil Skin Care Ingredients Chart Face Mask Recipes Ingredients & Benefits List Natural Home Made Skin Care Recipes: Rejuvenating Renewing Masks & Treatments For Beautiful SkinIf you've ever wished you could have beautiful glowing bl … [Read more...]
Whether you are 15 or 50, are always some things you can absolutely guarantee will turn up in your life at some point. D6A83FSYPN4MOpportunities to have fun and play yes, but also bills, falling in love (or at least in fascination) with someone, cuts bruises, taxes and pimples.Acne and pimples seem to be the thing that turns up usually at the absolute worst or most annoying time. Like for instance, before proms, your (or your best friends) wedding day, right before a job interview,or photo shoot and especially the day before a big first date!So whatever you call them, zits, spots, … [Read more...]
Natural Treatments To Eliminate Acne Acne is a persistent challenge for many people of all ages. Pimples are not just a condition that effects teenagers, but can also be caused by hormonal imbalances, dietary factors or more commonly (and a lesser know cause) is as a result of a reaction to commercial skincare products.A lot of people don't realize that they have sensitivities to the ingredients in skin care product ingredients, and especially acne washes or treatments which can dry and irritate skin.Fortunately these are not your only option. Many of the active ingredients in these … [Read more...]
The best ingredients for great skin are closer to you than you think!Did you know that many of the active ingredients you hear about like COQ10, copper, retinol, Vitamin C, EFA's - the list goes on are in many of the everyday fruits, vegetables, oils, nuts and herbs in your kitchen, garden or local store.You've heard the saying fresh is best? Well this is true. The most concentrated vitamins and minerals are locked in your local supermarkets shelves - ready for you to use in easy natural skin care recipes you can make in minutes at home. If you mix them together in the right way (and … [Read more...]
There are many natural ingredients you can use when you want to know how to treat acne at home.They are antimicrobial and antibacterial which you can add to home made acne masks to retard or kill acne bacteria.Most of these ingredients are easy to find locally and even those that are commonly used in over the counter acne products can be sourced at home and added to homemade face masks for treating acne at home.Some of the best acne targeting ingredients include:Tea tree oil - it is antibacterial and and antiseptic Lavender oil - also antibacterial and calming Citrus oils … [Read more...]
Here is a comprehensive list of essential and base oils that are used in skin care products:ALMOND OIL Made from: Pressed almondsUseful for: Moisturizing lotions, creams, balms. Can be used straight as a moisturizer on its own or as a carrier base for essential oils.Benefits for skin: High fatty acid concentration so very moisturizing and great for itchy inflamed skin ANISE SEED OIL Made from: Essential oil of aniseUseful for: A warming stimulating oil that is used for scenting skin care products and lip balmsBenefits for skin: FragranceCautions: Avoid using if pr … [Read more...]
Almond meal is constituted from ground raw almonds. Almond meal is fantastic for you skin when used in face and body scrubs for removing dead skin cells, repairing damage while moisturizing dry dehydrated skin.Almonds are high in B Vitamins plus Vitamin E, all of which are important for protecting and supporting skin function.Vitamin E is an essential antioxidant that is known to protect and heal skin.B Vitamins give your skin a healthy glow and plumpness. They also help reduce flaking and eczema like skin conditions.Facial masks and scrubs using almond meal for sk … [Read more...]
It feels great to have soft plump moisturized skin that looks youthful, bright and fresh.There are many homemade dry skin mask recipes that are easy to make from several readily available ingredients that you can buy from your local supermarket.Many natural ingredients contain hydrating and plumping elements that draw moisture from the air and help absorb them deep into the layers of your skin.Humectants attract moisture like a magnet to your skin. Natural humectants for dry skin masks include:Honey Glycerine Aloe Vera Salt Lecithin Shea Butter … [Read more...]
Natural homemade face masks - ingredients There are many fantastic ingredients to use in natural face masks. There are many benefits in fruits, seeds, nuts, dairy products, herbs and oils including alpha hydroxy acids, essential fatty acids, moisturizing emollients and humectants that draw moisture from the environment.These are all available to you in the every day products you can buy from the supermarket, health store and garden. Here is a list of ingredients you can use in natural face masks and what they do: Avocado: high in fatty acids and oils. Very moisturizing for s … [Read more...]
Anti-oxidants are free radical scavengers that neutralize damaging atoms, molecules and ions that cause aging.Fruits and vegetables are high in anti-oxidants especially those that contain Vitamin A, C E K and Niacin.These natural sources of anti-oxidants offer rich benefits to your skin especially when combined with oils and bases that help to deliver their nourishing benefits deep into your skin layers. Some antioxidant ingredients you can use in skin care recipes include:Almond Meal Alpha-LipoicAcid Apple Apple Cider Vinegar Apricots Raw Argan … [Read more...]
Almond meal is a nourishing exfoliating ingredient used in many facial mask recipes and as a facial exfoliator.The meal is constituted from ground raw almonds.You can make your own almond meal by finely grinding raw almonds (not roasted because roasting changes the beneficial oils in the nuts) in a coffee grinder or a blender.Almond meal is fantastic for your skin when used in face and body scrubs for removing dead skin cells, repairing damage while moisturizing dry dehydrated skin.Almonds are high in B Vitamins plus Vitamin E, all of which are important for protecting and … [Read more...]