Pumpkins are great for that perfect glow. Pumpkins are packed with alpha hydroxyl acids which help make your skin glow. Traditional skincare was once entirely food based. Your skin will recognize these healthy ingredients and be able to digest them naturally. This simple do it yourself custom facial gives any dull skin a healthy boost and leaves your skin feeling baby soft. As for the ingredients, raw pumpkin is full of live enzymes, vitamin C, beta carotene and works great as an antioxidant. Flax seed is rich in omega-3 to help promote healthy and beautiful skin. Nutmeg and clove powders smell great and are antibacterial. Honey is exfoliating, soothing, and even hydrating. Olive oil helps add moisture. Milk has lactic acid which is an exfoliant while green tea has antioxidant so either would work depending upon your preferences. Here’s how to make your own raw pumpkin enzyme mask:
Two tablespoons grated fresh pumpkin
One tablespoon ground flax seed
One pinch of nutmeg and clove powders
One tablespoon honey
One fourth teaspoon olive oil
A dash of milk or green tea
Grate the pumpkin and grind the flax seeds. You can use the rest for an eat yourself beautiful pumpkin loaf or a drink yourself beautiful pumpkin late.
Combine all the ingredients into a bowl and then add the milk or tea little by little until you have a nice paste that isn’t too runny or too pasty.
Place the mask on your face and neck and leave it on for three minutes and wash with cool water.
The mask may tingle but if it starts to burn remove it immediately with cold water.
That’s it! Enjoy how fabulous your face feels thanks to this natural do it yourself face mask.