Joanna Vargas is an expert when it comes to organic, natural skin care. Here are several easy tips on how to take care of your skin in a natural way. You should definitely try them!
To prepare a refreshing, hydrating face mask you should mash one half of a ripe avocado, and then add ½ cup plain yogurt and ¼ cup honey. Apply this mixture on your face with a sea sponge and leave it on for at least 30 minutes. Afterwards, rinse it off with lukewarm water. Your skin will be thankful to you.
Clarifying Face Scrub
In order to soothe and cool skin, you should make this clarifying face scrub and treat all irritated patches and breakouts on your skin. For this scrub you’ll need ½ cup cornmeal, ½ cup grapefruit juice, and ½ cup plain yogurt. Mix all the ingredients together and put the mixture in the fridge so that it thickens. Use this scrub at least once a week.
Moisturizing Face Scrub
If you are trying to exfoliate your face and at the same time leave it moisturized not stripped off of its natural oils, then you should try this moisturizing face scrub. You will need to blend together 1 teaspoon warmed honey, 2 drops rose oil, 5 teaspoons ground almond, and 6 teaspoons grape-seed oil. Out of these ingredients you should form a thick paste and apply it with your fingers on cleansed face. Leave it on for 20 minutes, and then rinse with lukewarm water.
During the summer period our skin is exposed to the harmful sun rays most of the time. Consequently, even though we are trying hard to protect our skin from damage, it is very likely that it gets sunburned. Therefore Joanna recommends this amazing recipe for sunburned skin. All you need is to mix together 1 tablespoon aloe vera gel, 3 tablespoons aloe vera juice, and 2 drops rose oil. Take one cotton ball, put some of the mixture on it, and gently apply on the damaged skin. Leave it on for 30 minutes for best results. This mixture will help you reduce redness and heat.