In today’s article we are going to present you two DIY skin care recipes that will moisturize your skin and will make it soft and glowing.

Recipe #1: ACNE BASIL BLEMISH TREATMENT

Ingredients:

  • 1 cup water
  • ¼ cup basil
  • 1 tablespoon crushed mint leaves
  • ¼ watercress crushed
  • 3 carrots with a medium size (peeled  and  chopped)
  • 1 egg white

Method of preparation and use:

In a pot put all ingredients except the egg while and simmer for 20 minutes on low heat. After that, remove the pot from heat and leave it cool. Put the resulted mixture in a blender and add the egg white. Mix on medium speed for about 45 seconds or until you get homogenous paste.

Apply the resulted mask on your face and leave it act for 10–20 minutes. Then, rinse off with lukewarm water.

This mask is used for:

  • Cleansing of the skin, acne removal and it is anti-­‐oxidant.

Recipe #2: DIY CLAY MASK

Ingredients:

  • 3 teaspoons green clay (if  you have sensitive skin you should use french green clay)
  • 1 tablespoon water (for oily  skin); Jojoba oil (for dry  skin) or Half and half (for combination  skin)
  • 1 teaspoon honey

Method of preparation and use:

Prepare a paste by mixing two parts liquid and one part of clay. It is extremely important to use the clay and liquid that suits your skin type. So, if you have oily skin you should use water and if you have combination skin you should use milk or half and half. In case you have dry skin it is advisable to use jojoba oil. All you should do the needed ingredients until you get homogenous paste and apply the mask on your face. Leave it act for 10–20 minutes and then rinse off with lukewarm water.

This mask is used for:

Brightening, calming, cleansing, exfoliating, healing, lightening, moisturizing, repairing, scarring, soothing. This mask is particularly beneficial for mature skin and against acne. This mask also possesses potent anti-aging, anti-fungal, anti-­inflammatory and anti-­oxidant properties.