Summer is around the corner and your skin has to adjust to the new hot climate, things can go a bit out of control – from breakouts to sunburn. However, rather than running to the grocery store and loading up with fancy products, we have an alternative solution: a few DIY concoctions that are as fun to make as they are to use!
A great summer project that will go a long way:
Check out these quick and easy DIY beauty recipes below!
- A Simple Steam
After a long day outside, your pores are bound to be clogged with sweat and sunscreen. A simple way revitalise is fill a quart-sized pot and fill it with hot water. Take the pot off the heat and hover your face over it, placing a towel over your head to trap in the steam.
- Fresh and Fruity Watermelon Body and Face Serum
To hydrate and heal your skin, this serum is bound to add a fresh glow to your skin! All you need is a tablespoon of fresh watermelon juice and a tablespoon of raw honey. Mix the watermelon juice with honey until well combined and then apply to face for 20 minutes.
- Lemon Lightening Body Scrub
This will help break down dead, dull, dry skin and add a glow to your skin. This also aids in removing tan, sunburn and pigmentation.
All you need is 1 lemon, 1/4 cup white sugar and 1 tablespoon of extra-virgin cold pressed coconut oil.
Cut the lemon in two, then squeeze about half of the juice from each half into a small bowl. Rub the exposed side of the squeezed lemon halves on any dry, dull skin. Next, add sugar to the lemon juice, stir to combine. Rinse with warm water and pat dry before massaging skin with coconut oil!