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Free Beauty Recipes

Earth Friendly Beauty Treatments
you can make at home!

 

Cranberry Lip Gloss

Protect sensitive lips from the drying winter elements with this simple yet rich lip balm. Delightful to wear alone or on top of your lipstick for extra shine!

Ingredients

1

Tbsp. sweet almond oil

10

fresh cranberries

1

tsp. honey

1

drop vitamin E oil

Mix all the ingredients together in a microwave-safe bowl. Microwave for two minutes or until the mixture just begins to boil. (Bowl may also be heated in a pan of water on a stovetop). Stir well and gently crush the berries. Cool mixture for five minutes and then strain through a fine sieve to remove all the fruit pieces. Stir again and set aside to cool completely. When cool, transfer into a small portable plastic container or tin.

Apply a small amount onto your lips and remember to smile!


Rose Oil & Honey Facial Mask

Rejuvenate and replenish your skin. Sweet almond oil, which is light and easily absorbed, softens and nourishes skin. Honey as natural humectant, moisturizes, leaving even tired skin incredibly smooth.

Ingredients

2

Tbsp. honey

2

Tbsp. sweet almond oil

5

drops essential oil of rose

1

drop vitamin E oil

Mix honey, sweet almond oil and essential oil of rose.

Massage onto clean face and neck with fingertips. Relax for 15 minutes, then rinse off with lukewarm water. Gently pat dry to reveal a fresh, soft complexion.


Rosemary Honey Hair Conditioner

The extremes of heat and cold we endure throughout winter can make even the greatest of hair look and feel like straw. This nourishing conditioner blends honey for shine; olive oil for moisture and essential oil of rosemary to stimulate hair growth.

Ingredients

1/2

cup honey

1/4

cup warmed olive oil (2 Tbsp. for normal to oily hair)

4

drops essential oil of rosemary

1

tsp. xanthum gum (available in health food stores)

Place all the ingredients in a small bowl and mix thoroughly. Pour into a clean plastic bottle with a tight fitting stopper or lid.

Apply a small amount at a time to slightly dampened hair. Massage scalp and work mixture through hair until completely coated. Cover hair with a warm towel (towel can be heated in a microwave or dryer) or shower cap; leave on to nourish and condition for 30 minutes. Remove towel or shower cap; shampoo lightly and rinse with cool water. Dry as normal and enjoy shinier, softer and healthier hair the natural way.


Gentle Honey Cleanser

This cleanser is simple and effective. The soap gently cleans, the glycerin prevents drying and the honey not only softens the skin, but its antimicrobial properties can help ward off breakouts. A touch of honey is all you need for healthy, glowing skin.

Ingredients

1/4

cup honey

1

Tbsp. liquid soap

1/2

cup glycerin


Mix all ingredients together in a small bowl until they are fully blended. Pour into a clean plastic bottle.Pour onto clean face sponge or soft cloth and gently rub onto face, wash away with warm water and pat face dry.

Enjoy fresh radiant skin.


Lavender-Honey MilkBath

Ingredients

3

Tbsp. dried lavender flowers*

1-1/2

cups whole milk, cream or combination

1/3

cup honey

Process lavender flowers in a blender until they become a powder, turning off the
blender and scraping down the sides as necessary. Whisk together lavender powder, milk and honey in a glass bowl, then pour into a jar. Before each use, shake the jar and pour half of the mixture into the bath. Store covered in the refrigerator for up to 1 week. Makes enough for 2 baths.

*Dried lavender flowers can be found in the spice section of gourmet and
specialty stores.


Cucumber-Honey Toner

Ingredients

1

medium cucumber, peeled and cut into pieces

2

tsp. honey

Puree cucumber in a blender. Line a sieve with cheesecloth and set the sieve over a glass bowl or measuring cup. Pour the cucumber puree through the sieve and let it stand for 15 minutes for the juices to drip into the bowl. Pour the clear juice into a clean bottle and add honey.

To use, shake the bottle and saturate a cotton pad with the lotion. Sweep over face, neck and chest morning and night, and let it air dry (about 3 to 4 minutes). Store covered in the refrigerator for up to 1 week. Makes about 1/2 cup.


Honey-Almond Scrub

Ingredients

8

whole unblanched almonds

2

Tbsp. rolled oats, uncooked

1

Tbsp. honey

2

tsp. yogurt, sour cream or lightly beaten egg white


Process almonds and oats in a blender until they are finely ground. In a small bowl, mix ground almonds and oats, honey and yogurt until blended. Pat scrub on face and neck; leave it on for up to 10 minutes for extra softening. Wet your hands and massage gently to exfoliate. Rinse off. Makes enough for 1 scrub.

 

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Testing New Skin Care Products:

Always perform a skin test when using new skin care products to ensure allergic reactions do not occur. This can be done by applying skin care products to the inside of the upper arm. If you are sensitive to a particular ingredient(s), reaction should occur within twenty-four hours of application.

Products are tested on family and friends only and not on bunnies! So please if you have sensitive skin or allergies please take note of the ingredients and do a patch test as described here.

no animal testing