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Beauty series

       We continue with another post about beauty and how can we make beauty products using pure ingredients from our kitchen at home. The second part will be referring to a great ingredient, we have extensively mentioned its beneficial effects in our health in an earlier post , that is olive oil.

Olive oil

Face mask with olive oil for oily skins

  • 1 teaspoon olive oil

  • 1 teaspoon yogurt

  • 1 teaspoon clay

  • 1 drop eucalyptus essential oil

 

 

Face mask for dry and dehydrated skin

  • 1 teaspoon olive oil

  • 1 teaspoon almond oil

  • 1 tbsp banana puree

 

 

Face mask for normal skin

  • 1 teaspoon olive oil

  • 1 teaspoonthyme honey

 

    

    Mix all the ingredients of the corresponding mask as good as possible until the mixture becomes a even and uniform cream , apply the mask on your face and neck avoiding the sensitive eye area. Leave it there  for about 20 minutes and then wash it of  with warm water.

 

      * The recipes for the masks hail from the book "The elixirs of beauty" by Demeter Goula, Dioptra editions.