but then again if you are a recessionista like us, yogurt is the best ingredient to add to at home masks. WOO HOO!
Pineapple exfoliate moisturizing mask
Note: honey is a powerful astringent and moisturizer.
* 4 large pineapple chunks
* 3 tablespoons of grapeseed oil
* 1 tsp raw honey
Blend all the ingredients in a blender until the mixture is smooth.
Apply on the face and leave on for 10-15 minutes.
Rinse with cool water and pat dry.
YES..you did hear (read) that correctly... chocolate is good for your skin!
Chocolate face mask recipe
- 1/3 cup cocoa
- 1/4 cup of honey
- 2 tablespoons of heavy cream (sour cream will work as well)
- 3 teaspoons of oatmeal powder
Mix all the ingredient until the mass in consistent. Apply on the face, gently massaging it so that oatmeal can start exfoliating the dead skin cell layer. Leave it on for about 20 minutes and rinse off with lukewarm water.
In case you are wondering, there is a reason oatmeal and honey are added to this mix. Similar to its use in body scrub recipes, oatmeal it is recommended for sensitive skin, but can be used in preparation of facial masks for any skin type, as well as for preparation of facial exfoliants as it is gentle on the skin, yet highly powerful.