I lOVE to play in my kitchen either trying out new recipes or whipping up some fun with beauty products and make my own creations. Over the summer holidays and partying we tend to forget about removing our makeup and crash out. But please don’t do that! Your skin needs to be cleansed at night even if you didn’t wear makeup that day.
So, if you are looking for a little fun today or tonight and D.I.Y. try this easy step skin recipe.
3 tablespoons Aloe Vera gel ( I prefer it from a fresh plant)
1 tablespoon of Jojoba ( The brand Aura Cacia makes an awesome one)
1 tablespoon of organic coconut oil (I LOVE the Whole Foods brand)
- Now here we go. I warm a small amount of jojoba in a pan on low heat. This will happen in seconds.
- Next, I add the coconut oil and stir some more. A add the aloe vera gel. Turn off the stove top.
- Stir these ingredients well and pour in a round (big mouth jar) preferably a glass jar or mini bowl.
Enjoy! Refrigerate any leftovers to keep the cleanser preserved until next time you use it.
Like everything this has a shelf life so use it up quick!
This recipe makes a Gentle Makeup Remover that softens your skin and removes makeup at the same time. Use a mini scoop or mini spatula to apply it to your palms and remove your makeup. Then wash your face with your fave gel soap cleanser or soap bar made for the complexion. Not a deodorant bar. Your face deserves the best! The deodorant bars are meant for your under arms and other body parts. Your face deserves TLC attention with the right stuff.
Please note: if you are allergic to any of the ingredients don’t use it in this recipe.
Your skin will love you… If you’re into natural beauty this plant based complexion treat is for YOU!
By the way, if you’d like to make this with a touch of fragrance try adding a sprinkle of your fave’ essential oil. My go to and fave is lovely relaxing lavender…especially before bed.
Sweet dreams and prettier healthy looking skin!