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DIY Wrinkle Cream Recipe


Now that I am older and my age is starting to catch up with me, I try and make sure I am taking better care of myself and my skin. I have done that with diet and lifestyle changes, increasing my daily water intake, and also incorporating this homemade anti aging cream into my beauty routine.


Even if your skin doesn’t show any signs of aging, you should always work to protect it from the sun. You should also work on constantly keeping it healthy and hydrated. That’s where this awesome anti aging cream comes into play.


Homemade Wrinkle Cream
  • ½ cup Almond Oil.
  • 2 Tbsp Coconut Oil.
  • 2 Tbsp Beeswax (melted)
  • 1 tsp Vitamin E Oil.
  • 2 Tbsp Shea Butter.
  • 15 drops Frankincense (or Sacred Frankincense)


Natural Face Cleansers You Can Make Yourself

Coconut Oil Facial Cleanser

Without stripping your skin of its natural oils, coconut oil can eliminate any shine that appears at the end of the day. Its unique combination of natural fats—including linoleic acid (which helps fight acne) and lauric acid (which is hydrating and antimicrobial) makes it useful in treating the skin.

 It's an effective moisturizer, and it's great for atopic dermatitis. But if you have acne-prone skin, steer clear of coconut oil unless you know that your face can tolerate it.

Try: Gently massage a squirt of coconut oil onto your face (about the size of a quarter) for about 30 seconds.


Apple Cider Vinegar Face Cleanser


Apple cider vinegar has a long history as a beauty ingredient. In fact, Cleopatra is said to have used it as a facial cleanser. A key ingredient is malic acid, which is similar to alpha-hydroxy acid and exfoliates the skin.

 This in turn promotes cell turnover, restores the skin's pH levels, clarifies the skin, and helps clear out and prevent clogged pores and acne. A word of caution: Apple cider vinegar should always be diluted and never be applied directly to skin.

Try: To make a natural toner, mix 1 part apple cider vinegar with 2 parts water, and shake well.

Apply to a clean face with a cotton ball or pad. Once your skin dries, apply your usual daily moisturizer.


Honey and Lemon Face Cleanser

Honey and lemon team up to become a natural moisturizer and antiseptic, a perfect soothing and cleaning combination for a natural face cleanser.

 Honey is naturally antibacterial and full of antioxidants, which have been shown to prevent acne and slow down the skin's aging process. 

 Honey also provides a complexion boost. "Lemon juice is often recommended in DIY skin care because it has vitamin C, which is a great antioxidant.  "It also has antimicrobial and astringent properties."

Try: Mix 1 tbsp of organic honey with the juice from half a lemon. Apply the mask, covering your face and neck but avoiding the area near your eyes. Wait 20 minutes, then wash off with warm water, followed by cold water. Pat dry.



Yogurt Face Cleanser

Yogurt is a perfect natural face cleanser. Helping to rejuvenate and soften the skin. 

Protein and lactic acid in the yogurt work together to help detoxify skin!
 Regularly applying lactic acid encourages your skin to get rid of the dead cells through exfoliation, and protein helps tighten pores, reduce the appearance of fine lines, and hydrate.

Try: Mix 2 tablespoons plain, full-fat Greek yogurt with 1 to 2 teaspoons honey. (Optional add-ins: a squeeze of lemon or a few blueberries.) Apply to your face and let stand for about 10 to 15 minutes. Remove  with a soft, damp washcloth.
Gently massage a thin layer of plain yogurt onto your clean face using your fingertips; this action will help loosen any dirt or makeup. Leave yogurt on for 20 minutes, then wash off with warm water

Make Your Own Coconut Oil Moisturizer

Natural beauty advocates swear by this stuff and its seemingly endless uses. Coconut oil  moisturizer will save your skin—and your wallet, too.Coconut oil naturally contains anti-inflammatory and antibacterial properties. When used as a moisturizer, it absorbs quickly into the skin, keeping your body soft and smooth. Not to mention, it smells incredible.

What You’ll Need

Step 1: Prep and mix

Slightly melt the coconut oil so it turns into a liquid. To do this quickly, set the jar of coconut oil in a bowl of warm water for a couple minutes.
In a small mixing bowl, thoroughly stir together the coconut oil, vitamin E oil and Lavender essential oil Gently pour the mixture into a small storage container with a lid. You can apply immediately or store in a cool, dry place.


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INSTRUCTIONS

  1. Put the beeswax and almond oil in a pyrex measuring cup and place in a water bath to melt.
  2. Once melted, stir in the avocado oil and passionfruit seed oil.
  3. Wait for the ingredients to cool until it looks like pudding.
  4. Pour the pyrex contents into a blender and turn on high.
  5. SLOWLY pour the aloe vera in a thin stream into the blender, pausing every few minutes to scrape down the sides of the blender as needed.
  6. Once cream reaches desired consistency (or once all the Aloe is used) add the essential oils and let combine for a few seconds and then turn off.
  7. Pour into container and label. Product keeps for up to 2 weeks refrigerated.
  8. If desiring a natural preservative, please add 20 drops of Grapefruit Seed Oil at the same time as the essential oils and cream should be stable to have unrefrigerated for 3 months.



DIY face and eye creamrecipes are nourishing and pack a nutrient punch that will have your skin glowing. Making your own face cream will also deliver the effects of pricey store-bought creams, but at a fraction of the cost.

For me, the trick is to use a skincare routine that nourishes and protects the skin naturally. The better you take care of your skin, the more gracefully you will age – and you don’t need harsh chemicals or expensive products to do it! In my opinion, a homemade anti-aging cream and a healthy diet with yoga is all you need.
Frankincense is incredible for smoothing the appearance of healthy-looking skin. Here is how you can make a super simple homemade skin cream:

Ingredients

Organic Virgin Coconut Oil.
Frankincense Oil


Directions

1. Place 1 cup of of Coconut Oil in your mixer and whip it up using a whipping attachment. You’ll want to do this on the highest setting and make sure that it gets whipped up really good.

2. Once it’s all whipped up, add 50 drops of Frankincense Oil.

3. Transfer to a glass jar. For an inexpensive option you can use a glass canning jar.

This amount will last you a VERY long time, especially if you are just using it on trouble stops. You can also use it all over your face if you want – that’s what I do – and it will still last a very long time.



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