Ingenious DIY Beauty Treatments
Ask any girl you met how much money does she spend on beauty treatments, and each one of them will have just one answer: Too much. The thing is that all the treatments that help make us beautiful sometimes don’t come cheap, and are usually full of toxins that can leach into our bodies via the skin. It takes a lot of products and even more time to do all hair, face, skin and body treatments we need to do to feel beautiful. But, the truth may be that we like doing all those treatments. We like to pamper ourselves and imagine we are spending a day at the spa and not in our bathroom. It can be hard to pay enough attention to keeping our skin and hair healthy and beautiful in this hectic life we are living.
Luckily, all those treatments don’t have to be as expensive, or as toxic, as you might think. It is hard to believe that are so many treatments you can do at your home and still get the same amazing effect you will get after visiting beauty salon or buying expensive products. Discover these ingenious, natural DIY beauty treatments that will help you to each day feel like you are having a spa day.
Soak your troubles away. Balancing all your obligations can be a daunting task. We just want to have some time for ourselves and to relax. The truth is that you don’t have to go to the spa to have a relaxing experience, you can have a completely organic choice at home. Create your own spa in your bathroom. Fill the bathtub, drop essential oils or Epsom salts in it and light scented candles. To get a complete effect, force everybody to leave you alone and put some calming music. You’ll have amazing spa bath experience in the comfort of your own home.
Beauty treatments for your face
Get glowing skin with the help of natural Kiwi mask. Reward your skin with vitamin C in this mask. Mash a couple of organic kiwis until you get paste-looking substance you can easily apply to your face. Gently rub it on your face to get the best effect. Just be careful not to get some in your eyes.
Reduce the signs of aging with a natural Blackberry – walnut scrub. Give your skin a dose of vitamins A, C, and E with this great mask and reduce the signs of aging. Put walnuts and blackberries in your blender and mix until you get a smooth paste. Add a little filtered water if needed. Apply this organic mask to your skin and gently massage it in a circular motion. Rinse.
De-clogging mask. This mask is so easy to make that you’ll definitely start using it as a part of your usual beauty routine. Just mix together a pack of gelatin and two teaspoons of milk and apply the mixture to your face by using a wide brush. Leave it to dry and then remove it. Not only this mixture will be great for de-clogging your pores but also for moisturizing the skin.
Get rid of acne naturally. Did you know that baking soda is not only for the kitchen? Use it to get rid of acne. Mix together baking soda and water until you get a paste. Apply it to a pimple and wait for the magic to happen.
Beautiful and healthy hair
Organic Mayo mask for shiny hair. You would never guess that organic mayo can be used in your beauty routine, right? Well, now you’ll change your opinion. Apply it to your hair before you take a shower. This will protect your hair from excessive drying during the shampooing. Don’t forget to rinse thoroughly.
Discover the magic of organic coconut oil. Organic Coconut oil is a product you definitely want to include in your hair care routine. Not only does it moisturize the hair, but it also makes it shinier and stronger. To get amazing results, use it as an overnight hair mask. Gently rub it into hair, put a cap over it and enjoy a good night sleep. You will be delighted by results.
Make your own dry shampoo. Making your own dry shampoo isn’t that hard to do as you might think. You just need couple ingredients and you’ll be ready to show your DIY skills. Mix corn starch, rice flour and arrowroot powder with just a few drops of essential oil and you are done. Apply on your hair when you are in a rush, and you’ll have amazing hair without having to wash it the usual way.
Beauty treatments for body and soul
Anti-aging body oil. Create ultimate anti-aging body oil by using avocado oil, virgin coconut oil, and sweet almond oil. Combine them in a bottle and shake until they mix well. To get best results you should apply it daily from shoulders to toes.
Overnight cuticle treatment. To be fully prepared for this overnight cuticle pampering you need to soak your fingertips and nails in warm water. Keep it soaked in for 5 minutes and you are ready to start. Get some natural olive oil and baby lotion and mix it together. After it mixes well, apply it to cuticles, but don’t rub it. Just put some loose gloves over it. If you don’t have gloves, just slip on a pair of clean socks. Leave overnight and enjoy results in the morning.
Foot scrub. You can create amazing foot scrub just by using three ingredients. Mix coconut oil, sea salt and essential oil to have best looking and smelling feet ever.
Get soft lips. No matter how hard we try, due to weather conditions out lips lose their softness and become dry. You can apply lip balm over and over again, but that rarely helps. Luckily, you can do this great lip treatment in the comfort of your home and have beautiful and soft lips in a matter of minutes. Mix honey, cacao powder and white sugar together to get a paste that you will apply to your lips. Leave it to work for about ten minutes and rinse with lukewarm water. This beauty treatment is not hard to do, and it will do wonders for your lips.
Beauty treatments don’t have to cost a lot of money. Most of these ingredients are not that expensive, and you can buy it in bulk as you will use mostly same ingredients in these treatments. Just follow these tips and you’ll enjoy in natural, cheap and toxin free beauty treatments every day.