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2 Homemade Recipes For a Clean Face (With Ingredients Only From Your Kitchen!)

By January 20, 2017 No Comments

If you’re anything like me, then it’s likely that your indulgence over the holidays is showing on your skin. Those little pimples are like a pesky reminder of how many chocolates you ate over the past month, right? Well, it’s time to remove the evidence and bring back the glow to your skin! If you’re concerned because you spent the last of your money on Christmas presents, don’t worry because these face masks don’t cost the earth. In fact, you’ll probably have most of the ingredients for these homemade recipes already sitting in your kitchen cupboards.

Oh, and the best part? Not only will you be getting a bargain by not having to spend out on expensive shop bought face masks. You’ll also know exactly what’s going on your face because you’ll have made the masks yourself! No nasty chemicals. Perfect!

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2 Completely Homemade Recipes For Facemasks:

1. Turmeric Face MaskPromise Phan on Youtube

homemade recipesTurmeric has so many fantastic health benefits that it makes perfect sense to put it on your skin too! You might be thinking that I’m crazy because turmeric tends to stain, but even if some yellow residue is left over after washing this mask off, it’s easy to remove with some toner. And the results are great!
This face mask is posted by Youtuber, Promise Phan (Promise2111). It helps to brighten up your skin making it more radiant. It also prevents acne and fights acne scars, as well as preventing age spots and sun spots. If that wasn’t enough, it leaves your skin feeling super smooth too. If there is such a thing as a superhero of face masks, it sounds like this could be it!

To Make the Face Mask, You’ll Need:

  • 2 tbsp turmeric
  • 1 tbsp rice flour
  • 2 tbsp natural yogurt
  • Half tbsp honey

Combine the ingredients in a bowl with a spoon, then paint the mask onto your face using a brush (as always, avoiding the eye area). Leave the mask on for 20 minutes, then rinse off with warm water to reveal your super soft face. Also, make sure you wear a top that you don’t mind potentially getting stained because turmeric tends to stain fabrics.


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2. Acne-Cleansing Avocado Yogurt MaskYogi Approved

homemade recipesThis face mask is the perfect way to use up any avocados that have gone a little past their best. You know the ones – avocados that are turning browner every minute. But it’s also fantastic for your skin!
The face mask, by yogiapproved.com (who has lots of other awesome homemade recipes!), is extremely cleansing, helping to reduce the appearance of sun damage and blemishes from the skin. It also contains probiotics, which help to kill bad bacteria, and the face mask is also super hydrating. Brilliant!

To Make the Face Mask, You’ll Need:

  • Half an avocado
  • Half cup unsweetened organic yogurt
  • 1 tbsp lemon juice (optional)

Combine the ingredients in a bowl with a spoon, then apply the mixture to your skin (avoiding the eye area, as always). Leave it on for 15 minutes, then rinse off with warm water.

 



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