Benefits: Soothes dry, irritated skin. Also good for sensitive skin conditions.
– Makes 2 treatments –
* 1 apricot
* 1 ripe pear
* 1/2 plum
* 3 tsp. honey
* 1/2 cup unsalted peanuts
In coffee grinder or food processor chop peanuts until almost powder consistency. Set aside. Using a blender or food processor combine apricot, pear and plum. Blend to gel consistency and place contents in glass or hard plastic bowl. Stir in honey and peanuts.
On cleansed skin apply small amount of honey peanut polish. Starting at the cheeks, massage in light circular motions moving to forehead, nose, chin and neck, reapplying product where needed. Repeat. Product may be left on skin as a mask or rinsed immediately. Remove with tepid or cool water. Pat dry skin with soft towel and follow with appropriate moisturizer. Cover and store remaining polish in refrigerator.
© Photo Credit & Recipe provided courtesy of the National Honey Board. http://www.honey.com