Banana Face Masks And Facial Treatments

Banana is not only a healthy and nutritious fruit that's also great for skin. Bananas contain vitamin C which aids the healing of wounds and blemishes. potassium in bananas helps to retard the growth of acne bacteria. Antioxidants in bananas neutralize free radicals which damage your skin and age it prematurely. Acids in banana masks are also great for exfoliating dead skin cells. These benefits make banana face mask recipes a favorite ingredient in homemade facial masks for acne. You can even use the inside of a banana peel to rub directly on spots to clear up blemishes. Whether you have acne issues or just want clearer softer skin, bananas are a very good ingredient to use in homemade facial masks. Try some banana face mask recipes in Natural Homemade Skin Care Recipes for softer glowing skin

Homemade Face Masks: The best ingredients for glowing skin

Natural Face Mask

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...]

Fruity At Home All Natural Hair Straightening Treatment

Natural Hair Straightening Treatment

Straightening my unruly frizzy hair Sometimes I love my curls - other days I hate them especially on rainy days when the wild unruly frizz monster aka my curly mop buzzes with anticipation of it's release form captivity!If you also have curly, kinky or wavy hair with that halo of frizz and that UN-tameable mess that refuses to co-operate in any way shape of form, you know what I'm talking about!You may be sitting there reading this nodding your head at this all too familiar scenario.If you've always wished you could have silky straight locks, you'll be happy to know I'm about to … [Read more...]

Sour Apple Smoothie And Face Mask

Apple face mask smoothie

Apples are great for skin.Glycolic acids in apples help to exfoliate dead skin cells, reduce scarring and stimulate new cell growth. They are also loaded with antioxidants as are Almonds both of which help to fight free radicals and premature ageing.The glycolic acid also releases oil and bacteria from pores and the skin’s surface which is why it has been so popular in skin care products.Bananas are rich in potassium and Vitamin C helping to improve skin texture, retard acne bacteria, and helps to fight acne. Raw almond butter contains a high level of Vitamin E, a vitamin known t … [Read more...]

6 Delicious Smoothies To Feed Your Skin

Smoothie Skin Foods

Smoothies for seriously smoothielicious skin If you love drinking refreshing smoothies and want to feed your skin at the same time these recipes will put a very big smile on your dial!Smoothies made from oh so healthy juices are loaded with antioxidants that flight free radicals that cause those pesky lines and wrinkles. Protein rich probiotic ingredients like yogurt & coconut milk help with improving digestion and reducing belatedness (who doesn't love a flatter belly and relief from indigestion?). Tropical fruits like papaya and cantaloupe contain enzymes like papain that break … [Read more...]

Take Control Of Your Skin

Mia Gordon Amazon Expert Author

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...]

How to apply a facial mask

Mia Face Mask

Applying a home made face mask once a week can drastically improve your skin's health and appearance. A facemask combined in the right way can also help prevent premature aging and reduce the appearance of wrinkles and fine lines, especially when you use ingredients rich in essential fatty acids.A good daily skin care routine is the starting basis for radiant looking skin, but with the regular application of a face mask, with pure rich concentrations of active ingredients, is an excellent way to boost the health and vitality of your skin.Making and using face masks regularly also helps … [Read more...]

The Top 36 Best Ever Quick Easy Home Remedies for Pimples and Acne

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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...]

Acne Facemask Recipes

Acne facemask

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...]

Clarifying Strawberry Cream Mask With Honey And Banana

Strawberries and cream face mask

Strawberries and Cream Mask This is a delicious exfoliating antioxidant moisturizing mask that is easy to make - and you can even devour the leftovers.Ingredients you'll need:¼ cup of fresh strawberries (organic preferably and non frozen)1 banana mashed¼ cup of plain unsweetened yogurt, whipped cream or sour cream1 tablespoon of honeyPreparation:Mash strawberries and banana together until they form a smooth puree then mix together with the yogurt or sour cream and honey. Apply a generous layer to your skin, neck and décolletage. Allow rest on your skin for 10-20 mi … [Read more...]

Natural Homemade Face Mask Recipes And Skin Care Tips

Homemade Facemask

Home Made Skin Care RecipesBelow are some basic recipes (easy to make from every day ingredients) you can start making today. Here's Some Hints and Tips Before You Start Mixing..Tie your hair up out of the way of whatever you intend applying to your skin Wash your skin before application so its fresh and ready to absorb all the goodness from your treatment Always apply masks and lotions with fingertips working up from your neck up to your nose, cheeks and forehead Avoid the delicate eye area but you can place cucumber slices around your eye area for an eye treatment Make it … [Read more...]

How to make a natural face mask

Skin softening mask

Making natural face masks is very easy. Make sure you use a clean dry bowl and a whisk as well as a blender or fork to mash your base.Choosing the right base is the first step for a natural face mask: Dry Skin Natural Face Mask Choose a base that is rich in fatty acids like milk, cream, yogurt or avocado.Add ingredients to this base including eggs, cream cheese, mayonnaise, honey, aloe vera, olive oil, almond, avocado or safflower oil. You can also add rosehip or evening primrose oil for very dry or mature skin. Acneic Skin and Oily Skin Use a base of yogurt, coconut cream, … [Read more...]

Apple Benefits For Skin

Apples are great for skin: An apple a day keeps the doctor away and it helps improve skin. Facial masks made from apples remove dead skin cells, treat blemishes, and increase the glow and shine of skin. Simply applying the pulp of an apple to skin can treat skin infections and maintain a healthy pH level. Reap the benefits by learning how to add apples to your skin treatment regimen.Apples contain vitamins A and C, antioxidants that have many skin benefits. Vitamin A helps repair and maintain skin tissue, preventing skin from becoming dry and flaky. Vitamin C scavenges harmful free … [Read more...]

Banana Face Mask Recipes

Banana Face Mask

Bananas are one of the most popular eating fruits in the world – Americans on average consume 26lb or Bananas per person per year. They are an easy snack to take to work, school or anywhere else and come in their own packaging.No wonder so many people love bananas! Another reason to love this nutrient packed fruit is that they are fabulous for skin when used in natural homemade facial masks. Banana face masks are so simple to make and can be combined with lots of other beneficial ingredients for all different types of skin from acne prone to dry mature skins. Banana face masks contain m … [Read more...]

Natural Face Masks | Best Ingredients For Great Skin

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...]

Banana Face Mask Benefits Wrinkles, Itchy Irritated Skin or Dry Skin

Banana face mask

Benefits of Banana as a Face Mask Bananas are full of beneficial nutrients for skin. They contain vitamin C and antioxidants that are fabulous for softening wrinkles and conditioning skin.Banana peels are a great solution for reducing the inflammation associated with psoriasis and eczema.  The peel also exfoliates skin removing loose, flaky skin simultaneously nourishing it with antioxidants and minerals.Simply store a banana skin in the refrigerator in an airtight container for up to three uses. Banana For Wrinkles Rub fresh banana peel on skin to diminish wrinkles and fine lines. The … [Read more...]

Sugar Scrub Recipe – Glowing Skin Yummy Rejuvenating Face And Body Scrub

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Sugar scrubs leave your skin feeling silky smooth and glistening with a radiant glow.  By removing dull flaky or dead skin they reveal younger fresher skin.The reason sugar face and body scrubs work so well is because they work in two ways, firstly by by physically sloughing off dead skin and secondly through a process much like a chemical peel.Sugar contains glycolic acid - especially demerara sugar or molasses. Glycolic acid is well known for dissolving proteins and stimulating new cell growth to reveal a newly generated layer of skin underneath.Glycolic acid cleansers, masks and … [Read more...]

Deep Cleaning With an All Natural Face Mask

Deep cleansing mask

Face masks are an excellent way to give your skin a deep clean by helping to remove impurities like whiteheads and blackheads, while rejuvenating skin giving it a healthy radiant glow.The great thing about making and using natural homemade face masks is there are so many options no matter what skin type you have.  Whether you have dry, oil or combination skin, you can make an all natural fruit or clay mask best suited for removing dead skin cells, dirt, and sebum from your skin. Popular ingredients in all natural face masks: There are also many masks to make from a variety of … [Read more...]

How to make a chemical peel at home

Chemical Peel At Home

There are so many commercial chemical peel products available to consumers.They help to lift off dead skin cells, stimulate new cell growth, lighten skin and counter free radicals because of their anti-oxidant content from vitamin C and other vitamins.You can also make a chemical peel at home using the fresh derivatives of these active ingredients.Most peels are made from one or more types of acid - usually derived from a natural source.The most popular acids used in facial chemical peel products are derived from:Milk products (lactic or malic acid) Fruit (AHA or citric … [Read more...]