Simply Sweet Honey Face Scrub
Benefits: Exfoliates and softens while it moisturizes and brightens dull dry skin.
– Makes 4 treatments –
* 4 medium-sized strawberries
* 1 small cactus fruit
* 1/4 cup oatmeal, uncooked
* 3 tsp. sugar
* 3 tsp. honey
* 2 tsp. green tea
Wash strawberries and remove stems. Peel cactus fruit and discard skin. Slice in quarters, set aside. Using food processor or blender combine oatmeal, strawberries, cactus fruit, green tea and honey. Mix until pureed. Place in glass or rubber mixing bowl. Stir in sugar until completely mixed. Apply small amount to cheeks, forehead, chin and neck. Using finger tips and circular motions work product into skin. Repeat. Apply more product as needed until entire face and neck are covered. May be left on skin for 10 minutes mask or removed immediately. Rinse completely using tepid or cool water. Store remaining scrub in covered container in refrigerator for up to one week.
Recipe provided courtesy of the National Honey Board. http://www.honey.com/
Article Posted: October 31, 2009