Pamper yourself: 5 gorgeous homemade face-mask recipes


Since it's a wild Saturday night and we're all going to be staying in this evening, why not kick back and relax with a homemade facial? 


We've put together a list of our five favourite DIY face-masks that will leave your skin glowing.



1. Avocado mask - amazing for dry skin


What you'll need:


1/2 avocado


1 teaspoon plain organic yoghurt


1 teaspoon of honey


What you'll do:


Simply mash the ingredients together, and apply to your face for 10 minutes. 



2. Egg white mask - for unclogging pores


What you'll need:


1 egg whites


1 teaspoon of orange juice


1/2 teaspoon of turmeric powder


What you'll do: 


Mix the ingredients together and leave the mask on for 15 minutes. (NOTE: turmeric can stain, so don't wear anything you love).



3. Honey mask - for calmer, softer skin


What you'll need:


2 tablespoons of pure honey


1 teaspoon of ground cinnamon


1 wedge of fresh lemon


What you'll do:


Warm the honey in the microwave for a few seconds, then mix it with the cinnamon and the juice of a lemon wedge. Leave on your face for 20 minutes.



4. Sugar mask - a great exfoliant


What you'll need:


2 tablespoons of brown sugar


2 tablespoons of coconut oil


What you'll do:


Mix ingredients together and gently apply to face using circular motions. Leave to sink in for a couple of minutes. 



5. Chocolate mask


What you'll need:


1/2 cup of cocoa powder


3 tablespoons of oats


4 tablespoons of cream


1/4 cup of honey


What you'll do:


Apply a thin layer of the mixed ingredients to your face for 10 minutes, then rinse with cold water. 





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