The beauty givers definitely have some amazing secrets which they use to get a perfect complexion. It is their radiance and glow that attracts most of us to their salons to get that similar appearance.
The following article consists of DIY skin care recipes that are used by facialists and beauty experts to get a flawless skin.
The following are the beauty secrets that aestheticians use to beauty themselves.
The Antioxidant Berry Mask to Exfoliate Skin
This exfoliating face mask contain fresh organic blueberries, blackberries, and raspberries which are packed with skin essential nutrients-vitamin C and antioxidants. Cecilia Wong, esthetician and founder of Cecilia Wong Skincare, New York City says "When I take the mask off, my skin is exfoliated, brighter, and very plump and supple,”.
How to DIY? Mash 5 blueberries, blackberries, and raspberries separately in a bowl. Then mix the three berries and stir them to form a thick fruit juice. Then apply it over your face and leave it for next 10 to 15 minutes after which you can rinse with lukewarm water and pat dry.
Aloe & Rose Water Spritzer for Skin Exfoliation
Jeannie Jarnot who is the founder of Spa Heroes, a monthly subscription service of non-toxic beauty products, loves aloe vera for her skin care. She says, "I drink about half a teaspoon of organic aloe juice a day,”
Aloe Vera is one solution for many skin problems. It can help to improve skin tone, color, fight aging, treat acne, eczema, add moisture to your dry skin, and reduce sunburn and stretch marks and a lot more.
How to DIY? Add 2 ounces of pure rosewater to 6 ounces of organic Aloe Vera juice. You can preserve this mixture in a reusable spray bottle and keep it your fridge to use it whenever required. Don’t forget to shake it before misting.
Bee Pollen Face Mask to boost collagen production
Bee Pollen masks is popular for getting a smoother skin and also to reduce fine lines. This face mask can increase the production of collagen and also help in healing the worn out skin tissues.
How to DIY? Take 2 tablespoons of bee pollen, 1 tablespoon raw honey, ½ cup of mashed avocado and ¼ cup of whole milk. Mix all the ingredients in a bowl and then put it over your face and neck. Leave it for 20 minutes and then rinse it with warm water.
Anti-inflammatory Turmeric Face Mask
Turmeric has been used since ancient times due to its antioxidant, anti-inflammatory properties. It not just has amazing health benefits but also can do magic to your skin’ complexion.
How to DIY? Add ½ teaspoon turmeric to 2 tablespoons of plain Greek yogurt and mix the two well. Apply the mixture over your face and neck for 20 to 30 minutes. Then rinse it with warm water.
Avocado & Pumpkin Face Mask for fighting aging
Fatty avocado flesh provides support skin cell's lipid barrier and pumpkin’s richness in vitamin A helps the skin to fight aging.
How to DIY? Take 15-ounce of organic pumpkin and a single avocado. Mash the two ingredients and then add three drops of pure liquid hyaluronic acid to the mashed mixture. Put it over your face for 30 minutes and then wash it off with warm water and a cloth.
Strawberry Jam Eye Treatment for puffiness and dark circles
Strawberries are rich in alpha hydroxyl acids, vitamin C and antioxidants that can give an instant glow to your dull and tired skin. It also removes dull skin, puffiness, and dark circles from your eyes.
How to DIY? If your eyes are tired or look puffy, applying a thick layer of chilled organic strawberry jam can give instant results. Leave it for 5 to 7 minutes and then rinse with cool water.