7 simple recipes for home cosmetics

Strawberry Foot Scrub

Strawberries are good in smoothies, yogurts, desserts… and on your feet! Thanks to the acids, this delicious berry does an excellent job of softening the skin of the legs and arms. And the best part is, our exophilian (soft scrub) only has XNUMX ingredients!

8-10 strawberries 2 tbsp olive oil 1 tsp salt

Mash strawberries with a fork until pureed, mix with oil and salt. Apply to feet and hands, massage for a couple of minutes. Rinse, lubricate with cream.

Mask for the face

Avocado is not just guacamole. It is also the main ingredient in an amazing hydrating face mask. The fruit is rich in vitamins and minerals that are ideal for the skin.

½ avocado 1 tbsp agave syrup

Mash the avocado and mix it into the syrup. Apply to face and leave on for 10-15 minutes, then rinse with warm water.

Exophiliac for knees and elbows

Tired of dry knees and elbows? If your diet is balanced, and dryness is still a constant companion, use our one-ingredient recipe!

1 апельсин

Cut an orange in half, place it on your elbow or knee, and press for a minute. Wash off the juice with water and lubricate the skin with cream.

Dark circle lightening agent under the eyes

Too much work or study? Mint is here to help! It has a cooling and brightening effect, and this is exactly what you need.

10 fresh mint leaves

Whip the mint in a blender until a pulp, apply to the area around the eyes. Leave on for 5-10 minutes, then rinse with water.

Chocolate lip scrub

Peeling lips? A cocoa scrub will help soften them. And how it smells! Store this scrub in a jar and use it within a week. By the way, it is good not only for lips, but also for the whole body.

3 tbsp cocoa powder 1 ½ cups brown sugar 1 tbsp. vanilla extract ½ cup vegetable oil (coconut, olive)

Mix all ingredients together, apply to lips and rub gently for a minute. Wipe with a damp cotton pad or rinse with water.

eye pads

Cucumber is a generation-tested remedy for soothing tired eyes. Refreshing vegetable perfectly cools and moisturizes the skin, relieving tension.

1 cucumber Cotton pads

Grate the cucumber on a fine grater. Put a few cotton pads in the resulting mixture, let them absorb the cucumber juice. Put the discs in different freezer bags and put them in the freezer for 10-15 minutes. Apply two cucumber pads to your eyes and leave for 10 minutes. If you have frozen more than two cotton pads, leave them in the freezer, and before using, transfer them to a plate and leave for 5-10 minutes to thaw slightly.

Coffee Facial Scrub

In order for the skin of the face to be soft, it must be periodically treated with a scrub. Use finely ground coffee or leftover coffee grounds from your morning coffee.

6 tbsp ground coffee ¼ cup olive oil

Mix coffee and oil in a small bowl. Scrub your face gently and gently, then rinse thoroughly with water.

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