Greek Yogurt Masks
Greek yogurt is not only delicious, but it’s also great for your skin! Yogurt contains lactic acid, lipids and proteins that help moisturize your skin and prevent wrinkles. Greek yogurt has double the amount of protein than regular yogurt and this protein repairs skin tissue, keeping your skin glowing and young-looking! Try these Greek yogurt masks for a boost of hydration and watch your skin soak it in!
Start with a 1/2 cup of flavor-free, full-fat Greek yogurt, add 1tbs of olive oil and half of a mashed avocado. Mix until smooth then apply. Relax for 15 minutes then rinse off with warm water.
Start with a 1/2 cup of flavor-free, full-fat Greek yogurt, 1 tbsp of turmeric and half of a mashed banana. Mix until smooth then apply. Relax for 10 minutes then rinse off with lukewarm water.
Start with a 1/2 cup of flavor-free, full-fat Greek yogurt and add 1 tbsp each of lemon juice and honey. Add a dash of cinnamon and mix. Avoiding the eye area, apply and leave for 15 minutes. Rinse off with warm water.
Bentonite Clay Masks
Bentonite clay is extremely rich in nutrients including Calcium, Magnesium, Silica, Sodium, Copper, Iron and Potassium which means it is basically a vitamin pill for your face! It is known to detoxify, remove toxins, treat oily skin and improve the overall appearance of your skin! Everyone from Instagram models to celebrities to bloggers swear by using this clay as a part of their beauty routine.
Start with a base of the clay, add a tbsp of activated charcoal powder, 1 tbsp of apple cider vinegar and a little water. Mix until smooth. Apply to your face and relax. Rinse off with warm water.
Start with a base of the clay, and add a 1/3 cup of ground oats. Then, add enough water to make a paste and add a drop or two of tea tree oil. Apply to your face and relax, rinsing with warm water.
Start with a base of the clay, add 1/4 cup of apple cider vinegar, 2 tbsp of honey and enough water to smooth the mixture. Apply to face, relax and then rinse with warm water.
Start with a base of the clay, add 1/3 cup of ground oats and enough water to smooth the mixture. Apply to face and relax! Rinse with warm water.
Eggs are incredibly healthy when eaten but have you tried them as a beauty tool? Eggs have a ton of proteins and fats that help nourish your face and gently cleanse and firm your skin. Shrink and tighten your pores with egg whites or nourish your skin with the yolk!
Use 1 egg yolk, 1 ripe banana mashed and 1 tsp of olive oil. Mix together until smooth and apply to face. Allow to set then use a washcloth to remove.
Use 1 egg white, 1/2 tsp of coconut oil and 1/2 a tsp of lemon juice. Mix together until smooth and apply to face. Relax for 10 minutes then use warm water to remove.