Energize your skin with this fresh food face mask! We all know drinking veggies are wonderful for your insides but this works on the outside too! Enjoy and let us know what you think!
Carrot, Avocado, Honey And Egg Face Mask For Dry Aging Skin: This natural dry skin face mask is packed with antioxidants and moisturizing agents that work to hydrate your skin and also act to neutralize the free radicals that otherwise cause aging. Carrots are rich source of potassium that prevents skin dryness and also contain anti-inflammatory properties to help revitalize and tone up your skin. The other three ingredients, namely, avocado, honey and egg yolk are all moisturizing agents.
Take 1 carrot, peeled and de-stemmed, 1/2 avocado, 1 tablespoon honey, 1/2 tablespoon extra-virgin olive or coconut oil and 1 egg yolk.
Steam or boil the carrot till it turns so tender that a fork can pierce it easily. Blend it along with 1/2 fully ripe avocado in a blender until it forms a uniform consistency pulp. Stir in 1 tablespoon honey, 1 egg yolk and mix well all the ingredients together. Smear it evenly onto your freshly washed face, leaving it there for about 15 minutes. Rinse of the mask with a warm washcloth, followed by applying moisturizer on the still wet skin.
Brown Sugar And Olive Oil Face Scrub For Dry skin: Brown sugar works as an excellent natural exfoliant for all skin types.
Take 1 tablespoon of brown sugar and about 1 teaspoon of extra virgin olive oil or pure organic coconut oil.
Place the brown sugar in your palm. Add and stir in your palm the olive or coconut oil with your finger to create a uniform paste. Add the oil or sugar as needed. Message the mixture into your facial skin with your fingers in circular motion. Rinse it off with warm water. If you like, follow with a moisturizing mask for dry skin or a moisturizer of your choice.