Avocado FacialEdit

  • Avocado is a naturally rich moisturizer.
  • Mash the meat of the avocado into a creamy texture.
  • Massage into the face and neck.
  • Leave on for 15 minutes and gently rinse off.

Facial Mask Edit

  • Squeeze half a lemon and mix the juice with one beaten egg white.
  • Leave on your face overnight or, for a quick pick-me-up, just 15 minutes.
  • Splash warm water on your face to rinse.
  • It helps to removes blotches, because the lemon works as a bleaching agent.

Egg & Honey Mask Edit

  • Mix together 1 tablespoon honey, 1 egg yolk, 1/2 teaspoon almond oil and 1 tablespoon yogurt.
  • Honey stimulates and smoothes, egg and almond oil penetrate and moisturize, and yogurt refines and tightens pores.

Cornmeal Facial Mask Edit

  • Two tablespoons of cornmeal mixed with enough water to make a thick paste makes a great inexpensive facial mask.
  • Gently apply to face and wash off.

Lighten Circles under Eyes Edit

  • To lighten dark circles under your eyes, wrap a grated raw potato in cheesecloth and apply to eyelids for 15-20 minutes.
  • Wipe off residue and apply an eye cream.

Egg, Avocado & Mud Facial Mask Edit

  • Clay is available in powder form at any health food store.
  • Mix 1 tbsp. dry clay with 1 egg yolk, 1/4 of a mashed avocado and enough witch hazel to create a smooth mixture.
  • Mud dries excess sebum while the egg yolk and avocado replenish lost moisture.
  • Witch hazel tones.

Egg & Olive Oil Hair Mask Edit

  • Mix two whole eggs with four tablespoons of olive oil.
  • Smooth through hair.
  • Wrap head with plastic wrap, and leave in hair for 10 minutes.
  • Rinse well.

Fruit Smoothie Hair Mask Edit

  • Blend 1/2 a banana, 1/4 avocado, 1/4 cantaloupe, 1 tablespoon wheat germ oil and 1 tablespoon yogurt.
  • For extra conditioning, squeeze in the contents of a vitamin E capsule.
  • Leave in hair for 15 minutes.

Facial Exfoliater Edit

  • 2 heaped tsp. fine oatmeal
  • 1 tsp. baking soda
  • Combine ingredients, and add enough water to make a paste.
  • Apply to skin and rub gently.
  • Rinse and gently pat dry.

Banana Wrinkle Fighter Edit

  • Banana is wonderful as an anti-wrinkle treatment.
  • Mash 1/4 banana until very creamy.
  • Spread all over face and leave for 15-20 minutes before rinsing off with warm water followed by a dash of cold.
  • Gently pat dry.

Grape Cleanser Edit

  • Grape juice makes an excellent cleanser for any skin type.
  • Simply split one or two large grapes, remove pips and rub the flesh over face and neck.
  • Rinse off with cool water.

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