Friday, June 24, 2011

Beauty Tips in Conversational, Gossip Style for Your Demographic

It’s summer! Time to take off your ski mask and let your face shine. Here are some of my favorite simple skincare recipes to make your skin glow.

Avocado Mask
1 half ripened avocado
  1.  Remove the dark skin of the avocado to free its slimy, green interior.
  2. Apply a dollop of avocado flesh to your own flesh in a gentle circling motion.
  3.  Let rest for 20 minutes.
  4.  Serve with a bowl of Blue Corn Tostitos.

Egg White Mask
1 egg white
  1. Beat egg until frothy.
  2. Apply to T-zone with your fingertips in a gentle circling motion.
  3. Fry on a seasoned cast iron pan at low heat for best results.
  4. Remove from heat and sprinkle with crumbled feta and basil.
  5. Salt and pepper to taste.

Pumpkin Face Mask
2 teaspoons cooked or canned pumpkin puree
½ teaspoon brown sugar
½ teaspoon of milk
For Dry Skin:
¼ teaspoon heavy whipping cream
  1. Preheat oven to 400 F.
  2. Combine ingredients in medium sized mixing bowl.
  3.  Gently apply to face, avoiding the eye area.
  4. Insert face into preheated oven for 20-30 minutes or until fully cooked.
  5.  Let sit for 10 minutes.
  6. Serve with whipped cream and optional coffee to top off a filling holiday meal.

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