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By Dee Dee Helbig

Ava Bella Day Spa

 

Creamy grapefruit facial cleanser

1/4 cup of whole milk

1 t. of grapefruit

1 t. of baking soda

Mix together all ingredients. This is a cleanser for your skin. Use with a cotton ball or finger tips. Rinse after use.

 

Why this cleanser works? The grapefruit helps to fight the free radicals that cause lines, wrinkles, and pigmentation. Besides the benefits of lactic acid- milk also soothes and nourishes irritated skin. Baking soda adds that extra exfoliation.

 

This is safe to use on all skin types.

 

 

Cooling cucumber mask

 

1/2 cup pureed cucumber

1 T yogurt

1 T. honey

Mix all ingredients together. Apply to face and neck.  leave on for 5 minutes.

Why this mask is so good for the skin?

A cucumber hydrates, softens, relaxes the skin.  The yogurt has lactic acid in for extra exfoliation- without harming the skin. Plus the creamy consistency also soothes the skin.  Honey attracts and keeps moisture in your skin.