Easy Skin Care Recipes – I love a spa day but it can be pricey!
Instead of spending lots of money, have a spa day in your own home with friends, family or pamper yourself with my simple skin care recipes. My homemade facial mask recipe for this wonderful Avocado Carrot Cream Mask will enrich your face, and yes, it does work!!!
Skin Care recipe made with everyday ingredients
Lotions and potions can only get you so far in your beauty regime. If you really want radiant beauty, guess where you can find it? Your kitchen! The best skincare secrets come from what you eat so you can improve from the inside out in my fun cookbook, trim&TERRIFIC Too Hot in the Kitchen: Secrets to Sizzle at Any Age Not only is it chocked full of delicious and easy, nutritious recipes but also contains chapters such as Foods to Improve –highlighting super foods – and Diva Dermatology – with skin care recipes including homemade skin care to include masks, scrubs and hair treatments. Good for you and fun to do! And, you’ll also LOVE my brown sugar scrub recipe which makes your skin so soft (two ingredients)! Who said you only have to drink margaritas? Another fabulous recipe for my Margarita Salt Bdy Buffer will win you over. Just get cute containers and you have the best affordable gift.
Did you know buttery green avocados are considered a fruit–rich in heart-healthy monounsaturated (good) fat and one of the most nutrient-dense foods. Fat is key to a soft complexion, helping skin to recover and regenerate new skin cells; and if you have persistent dry skin you may not be eating enough healthy fats. Avocados contain Vitamin E which is an ingredient in anti-wrinkle creams, having anti-aging properties. You will find good for you ingredients throughout my skin care recipes!!!
Avocado Carrot Cream Mask from Too Hot in the Kitchen: Secrets to Sizzle at Any Age
A really ‘good-for-you’ skin care mask recipe with vitamin E rich avocados (moisturizer), carrots (high in beta-carotene and antioxidants-reduces dry, flaky skin) and vitamin packed egg — these ingredients will rebuild skin collagen, improve tone and texture, and fade age spots. Leaves you glowing! Makes a lot.
1 avocado, mashed
1 egg, beaten
1 carrot, cooked and mashed
3 tablespoons honey
1/2 cup heavy cream
1. In bowl, mix all ingredients until smooth. Spread gently over face and neck 10-15 minutes. Rinse with cool water and follow with toner.
Too Hot in the Kitchen can be your own spa with my easy homemade facial masks, scrubs and treatments. On my website, enter in TRIM25 for 25% for additional discount (already discounted 10%)-so 35% off or available on Amazon
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