3 RECIPES FOR HOMEMADE FACE MASKS

It is a new year and the perfect time to get a little bit healthier and recover from the Christmas season of drinking and eating.

First step- detox your skin. You don’t need expensive facials, try out some of these home made face masks recipes!

1. A mask for all skin types

Egg Whites and Yogurt Mask

This has 2 ingredients so it’s so simple to make and is smoothing and moisturising.

Ingredients:

  • 2 egg whites, separated from the yolk and placed in a bowl
  • 2 tablespoons of plain yogurt (Greek yogurt is best)

Preparation:

Separate the egg whites from a couple eggs and place them in a bowl. Add 2 tablespoons of yogurt (do not use flavored yogurt!). Mix them up and apply to face. Leave on face for a few minutes then rinse face in warm water, followed by a warm washcloth.
2.  A mask for oily skin:
Strawberry, Honey and Brown Sugar Acne Mask

Ingredients:

  • 6 fresh strawberries
  • 1 tablespoon honey
  • 1 tablespoon brown sugar
  • 1 tablespoon fresh lemon juice

Preparation:

Cut the strawberries into small pieces. Mash them with a fork or the bottom of a glass cup and place the pulpy strawberries into a bowl.Add lemon juice, brown sugar and honey. Stir until combined.

You can add more of any of the ingredients to create a consistency you like.

Apply mask to face for 10 minutes and remove with a warm wet washcloth.

3. A mask for dry skin
Avocado Face Mask for Dry Skin

Ingredients:

  • ½ very ripe, soft avocado
  • ¼ cup honey

Preparation:

Mash the avocado in a bowl, then stir in honey.
Apply to skin and leave for 10 minutes.
Rinse face with a cool washcloth.
It’s very simple to make up masks so try a few out with your girlfriends on a girly night in! If you have any great tips you would like to share then just let me know! Comment below or on my Facebook page or for a faster response tweet me!
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