After the Christmas period of eating, drinking and generally over indulging. The New Year encourages new beginnings of detox, diets and routine.
That is why it’s a great time to start prepping the skin for the Spring/Summer seasons in the form of a ‘Facial Detox’.
As a routine we are well aware of the cleansing and toning but how about ‘Detoxing' and ridding the skin of all the impurities that causes us such distress. Once a week is more than sufficient and can be carried out with ingredients that can be found within the home already. Our ‘Banana Honey Facial Detox’ recipe will have you prepped and ready for the Spring/Summer which will promote healthy, radiant and clear skin.
Homemade Facial Detox
Our ‘Banana and Honey Facial Detox’ recipe will have you prepped and ready for the Spring/Summer which will promote healthy, radiant and clear skin.
In a bowl add;
- Tsp of Honey*
- Half a Banana* and mash
- Tsp of Cayenne Pepper*
- 2 tbls of Sugar*
- 2 tsp Apple Cider Vinegar*
Mix all contents together and massage into face and leave for 20mins, remove with lukewarm water and dab face to dry.
Benefits of the ‘Facial Detox’
Honey is naturally antibacterial, so it's great for acne treatment and prevention. It’s full of antioxidants and so great for slowing down aging. Not to mention that it’s extremely moisturizing and soothing, so it helps create a glow.
Banana has natural properties of Potassium, Vitamin C and E this makes the skin feel smoother and brighter.
Cayenne Pepper has Vitamin C and E and helps erase wrinkles, dark spots, acne scars and promotes healthy flawless skin.
Sugar is a natural humectant and hydrates.
Apple Cider Vinegar has a natural pH balance similar to skin and will help to restore balance.