With the change in seasons our skin can become dry and irritated and with t weekend upon us there is no better time to take a few minutes for yourself to complete a quick at home 3-step facial. This at-home 3-step facial will soothe skin while awakening and exfoliating skin cells at the same time.
These facial steps can all be made at home with your very own superfood ingredients you have in your kitchen, feel free to be creative and mix things up with your own concoctions!
Firstly, prepare a scrub to buff away all the dead skin cells.
Step 1: Cucumber + Honey Face Scrub
- 2 tablespoons plain greek yogurt
- 2 tablespoons pureed cucumber
- 2 tablespoons oats
- 1 teaspoon honey
Combine all ingredients and gently massage into clean skin in circular motions for several minutes. Gently remove with a warm towel or warm water.
Step 2: Sage Facial Steam
After bringing a pot of water to a boil add:
- A handful of sage leaves
- 1 drop of your favourite essential oil
Transfer to a heat safe bowl and place on flat countertop. Immediately drape a towel over your face, shoulders, and bowl, keeping your face about 10-18 inches from the steam.
Enjoy 5-10 minutes of steam and then follow with Step 3.
Step 3: Cucumber Mask
- 1 cucumber
- 2 tablespoon organic coconut oil
- ½ teaspoon honey
- 1/2 teaspoon of turmeric
Blend all ingredients until creamy. Apply with facial brush or fingertips all over the face, neck, and eye area. Leave mask on for 10-15 minutes before washing off with warm water. Follow with a raw. moisturiser or serum.
Enjoy fresh glowing skin all weekend long once you have completed this gorgeous 3-step facial!