Beauty Tutorial: 12 easy and quick home-made recipes
1 / A strengthening shampoo
Your hair lacks vigor? Here is the very easy recipe of a shampoo to strengthen them. You need :
- 2 egg yolks
- 1 tablespoon of rum
-1 tablespoon of olive oil
- 1 tablespoon lemon juice
Whisk the ingredients in a big bowl until you get a homogeneous texture, apply on the scalp massaging then spread the liquid to the ends and rinse thoroughly in cold water. The hair is clean when no foam residue is visible in the bathtub. You can keep the mixture 3 days in the refrigerator if you have not used the full amount prepared.
2 / A nourishing hair mask
Masks are perfect for bringing nutrition to your mane. They must be done at least once a week to treat the lengths. For this recipe, here are the ingredients you need:
- 1 half yogurt
- 1 ripe half-avocado
- 1 tablespoon of honey
Mix the flesh of the fruit with the yoghurt and add the honey. Mix until you get a paste, to apply on clean hair and still wet and leave for 15 minutes. Then rinse, first with warm water and then with cold water to close the scales hair. Choose a whole milk yoghurt such as those presented in small glass jars: their packaging preserves all the benefits of milk and their creamy texture and not too liquid makes the mask easier to apply.
3 / A shine lotion for dull hair
It sometimes happens thatglow your hair is fading. Do not panic, here's what to boost their brilliance. You just need 3 leeks and 1 liter of mineral water.
Begin by dipping the leeks in the water and bring to a boil. Cook for 15 minutes then filter the water and let it cool. Then apply the liquid to clean, damp hair and leave on for 15 minutes before rinsing with cold water. Do you still have lotion? You can use it on the face for its anti-imperfections propertiesapply, leave for 15 minutes and rinse. To be repeated every other day for a month (the lotion can be kept for one week in the refrigerator).
4 / A softening cleansing milk
The cleansing milk makes miracles, especially on dry skin. It softens the skin and brings comfort. You need 20 cl of whole milk and a cucumber.
Grate the cucumber over a saucepan of milk and heat the mixture until it boils. Hold for 5 minutes then allow to cool. Then filter the preparation and store it in a refrigerator in a glass bottle. You can use your makeup remover for a week before expiry.
5 / A special face scrub
Rubbing one's skin is a crucial step in beauty routine because it helps to get rid of dead skin. Here's what to prepare an express scrub in no time. For this you need:
- 1 tablespoon of fine sugar
- 1 tablespoon of vegetable oil (olive, hazelnut, sweet almond ...)
- 1 half lemon
Pour the oil into a bowl and squeeze the lemon. Add the sugar and beat the mixture. Apply it on wet skin very gentle circular gestures. Your skin is sensitive? You can replace the sugar with almond powder. In contrast, avoid brown sugar, larger grains and therefore more abrasive.
6 / A plumping face mask
For pamper your facenothing like a greedy and plumping mask. You just need 4 squares of organic dark chocolate and 1 whole milk yogurt.
Melt the chocolate in a bain-marie and soften the dough in a bowl before adding the yoghurt. Allow the mixture to warm up and apply it on the face, avoiding the eye area. After 20 minutes, rinse with fresh water. Your skin is dry? You can replace the classic yogurt with a Greek yogurt, more fat.
7 / A nourishing lip balm
The lips are sometimes forgotten in the beauty routine. Yet, they can dry out easily and are very sensitive. That's why it's important to take care of them by feeding them. Here is the recipe for a very effective balm. You need :
- 1 teaspoon of organic honey
- 1 teaspoon Vaseline
(Optional: 3 drops of sweet orange essential oils)
Mix the petrolatum and honey and pour the paste into a small glass container before placing it in the refrigerator for at least 30 minutes, until it hardens. You can keep it for two months provided you keep it away from heat and light.
8 / A natural deodorant
Often compounded with aluminum salts, commercial deodorants can pose risks to skin and health. Here's how to make yours, natural and at home. You need :
- 6 tablespoons of coconut oil
- 4 tablespoons of baking soda
- 4 tablespoons cornflour
(Optional: 40 drops of clary sage essential oil)
Melt the coconut oil in a bain-marie then add the powders and mix until you get a thick enough paste. Pour it into a small container to refrigerate to freeze. Keep cool and apply with your fingertips!
9 / A care for the hands
Your hands are put to the test: the cold, the hot .. They must be cajoling. For that, make yourself a specific care ! You need a carrot, a half avocado and an egg yolk.
Cook the peeled carrot and crush it into a fine puree. Mix with the crushed flesh of thelawyer and the Egg yolk. Apply on hands and leave on for 15 minutes before rinsing with warm water. Beware of the coloring power of carrots, a recipe to use with moderation!
10 / A gentle body scrub
The body also needs to be exfoliated to get rid of dead skin. Discover an express recipe. You need 3 tablespoons of salt and the same amount of olive oil.
Mix both ingredients and massage the body with the preparation before rinsing with warm water. A ritual to reproduce twice a month avoiding the face. Prefer the salt of Guérande or the island of Ré, less processed and richer in minerals.
11 / A moisturizing after-sun care
After exposure to the sun, the skin is dry and tight. We must feed it! For that, make this simple recipe. You need :
- 1 half-lawyer
- 1 carrot
- 5 tablespoons of aloe vera gel
- 4 tablespoons argan oil
Peel and cook the carrot in a bain-marie. Mix it with the avocado meat and add the aloe vera. Introduce the argan oil and mix until the preparation is homogeneous. Keep in the refrigerator and apply to back from the beach or after a walk in the sun.
12 / An illuminating eye contour mask
The area around the eye is very fragile and sensitive because the skin is very fine. That's why you have to pay special attention to it. Make your own care with three ingredients:
- 1 tablespoon of coffee beans
- 1 tablespoon of organic honey
- 1 teaspoon of olive oil
Mold the coffee and add the honey to the powder and then bind with the olive oil. Apply the paste thus obtained in a thick layer under the eye and let act a quarter of an hour. Caffeine has properties decongesting and anti-swelling perfect to smooth fine lines, drain the pockets and fade dark circles by boosting the microcirculation.
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