cleansing cosmetics

craft, diy, skincare

cleansing cosmetics

Read the full story on why I started making my very own cleansing cosmetics by scrolling down and clicking on the WHY CLEANSING COSMETICS link and start making your very own (edible) skincare. Products that will help you maintain a fresh clean glow and nourish your already there beauty. I’ve created a video to show you how easy and fun it really is.

Happy cleansing all!

Xoxo kyra.

'My glow is omnipresent.'

RECIPES

Pimple relief mist

100 ml witch hazel

8 drops thyme essential oil

Spray bottle

 

Instructions

Pour witch hazel in a (spray) bottle. Add essential oil. Spray onto your face or cotton ball to gently clean your skin.

 

Use: as a toner to clean your skin upon waking and before going to bed in the evening. Both the witch hazel and the thyme help to prevent and clear pimples.

 

Cool & clean pads

20 organic cotton pads

20 drops rosewater extract

3 tablespoons virgin coconut oil

1 teaspoon almond (blossom) oil

 

Instructions

Dip cotton pads, one by one, in a (melted) coconut oil, rosewater and (almond) blossom oil blend. Place cotton pads on top of each other and store in a container in the fridge. Place pad on face, hold until pad becomes soft and gently swipe.

 

Use: to remove make-up.

 

Overnight oats mask

1 hand oat flakes

Water, to top

1 tbsp raw honey

½ avocado

 

Instructions

Soak oats overnight in water. Place in blender the next day. Add honey and avocado and blend. Use straight away or store in the fridge in an airtight container and use within 24 hours.

 

Use: as an antibacterial facial mask, to prevent and heal pimples and balance dry, mixed or sensitive skin.

 

Special thanks: marble. by LIJNS & ceramics. by Studio Ineke van der Werff.

3 Comments

  • Suzanne Barbillion

    09-06-2015 at 09:24 Reply

    I really like your recipes for skin care, especially the cotton pads in the fridge! Thank you for these!
    Xo Suzanne

    • admin

      17-06-2015 at 16:34 Reply

      thanks so much suzanne! lovely to hear from you ♡ enjoy the cool & clean pads. i’m making some right now! they rock 😉 happy day xoxo kyra.

  • Shanna Bartels

    11-07-2016 at 15:48 Reply

    Hi kyra! Ga nu eindelijk ad slag met deze waardevolle recepten voor gezichtverzorging 😀 ik wil eerst de make up verwijderaar maken. Mijn vraag is: zou ik ipv de amandeolie ook sesamolie kunnen gebruiken? Dit gebruik ik ook al voor mn abhyangha. 🙂 liefs, Shanna

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