DIY beauty

Save money by making your own moisturisers, scrubs and more

DIY Moisturizing Mask

-   Mix 1/2 very ripe, soft avocado in a bowl with a 1/4 cup of honey.

-   Then apply to your skin and leave for 10 minutes.

-   Then rinse face with a cool washcloth.

 

DIY Teeth Whitening Kit

-   Mix 1 tablespoon of baking soda with 3 drops of hydrogen peroxide.

-   Then use it as a toothpaste.

 

DIY Lip Scrub

-   Mix one tablespoon of honey with one tablespoon of coconut oil, stir thoroughly until they resemble a paste.

-   then add two teaspoons of brown sugar and mix it into the base.

 

DIY Hair Mask

-   Mix 1 egg, 2 tablespoons of organic mayonnaise, 1 tablespoon of olive oil and 1 tablespoon of honey. 

-   Then apply in small sections to clean, damp hair.

-   Cover hair with a shower cap or towel for 46 to 60 minutes and wash it out using shampoo and conditioner. 

-   N.B. This mask is especially good to prevent frizzy hair

 

DIY Moisturizer

-   Mix 4 tablespoons of Aloe Vera gel, 1 teaspoon of Vitamin E oil and 2 tablespoons of almond oil. 

-   Then add 2 tablespoons of melted coconut oil.

-   Then apply it twice daily to maintain soft skin.

 

Useful Assorted Tips

-   Sliced oranges make good natural exfoliators.

-   Castor Oil/Coconut Oil and Almond Oil make good eyelash growth serums.

-   Coconut Oil is good as a natural lip balm.

 

Mimi V