Wednesday, August 31, 2011

DIY: Cucumber Moisturizing Mask

Besides being a delicious and healthy snack, cucumbers can be great for your skin. The benefit of this home made mask is that you can make it anytime you want and because you know every ingredient in it its safe for sensitive skin. It cleans out your pores, soothes skin, and helps protect your skin from the enviroment. So heres the quick recipe wich makes enough for one mask :D

1/3 peeled cucumber (sliced and with seeds removed)
1 raw egg yolk
2 tablespoons ground almonds
2 tablespoons honey
2 tablespoons ground rolled oats

Blend all the ingredients in a blender or food processor for 30-60 seconds. Use immediatly or after 30 minutes maximum of refrigeration. Spread thickly onto dry skin avoiding the eye area. Leave on for 10 minutes and rinse off with warm water. And your done!

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