• Natalie

2-in-1 Face Mask and Scrub with Apricot Kernel Powder

Updated: Nov 23, 2019

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This all-natural homemade face mask can be used by all skin types. It gently exfoliates, draws out impurities and removes dead skin to achieve a brighter and more refined complexion.

DIY face mask and scrub with Apricot Kernel Powder

Benefits of the selected ingredients:

Coconut oil helps reduce inflammation, treat acne, keep skin moisturized and heal wounds. Rosehip seed oil deeply moisturizes, treats wrinkles, brightens skin, boosts collagen formation, reduces inflammation, protects against sun damage, helps skin regain elasticity and fade scars. Apricot Kernel Seed powder promotes the removal of damaged skin, leaving behind a softer, smoother skin texture. Honey is great for acne and scar treatment; it has clarifying and anti-aging properties; it also gives a real boost to skin complexion thanks to its moisturizing and soothing properties. Lavender essential oil prevents and heals breakouts, is excellent for soothing and healing skin that's irritated, and has anti-inflammatory properties.

Ingredients & Instructions:

  • 1 tsp Organic Coconut oil (find it here: US / UK)

  • 1 tsp Organic Rosehip oil (find it here: US / UK)

  • 1 tsp Apricot Kernel Seed powder (find it here: US / UK)

  • 1.5 tsp raw Honey (find it here: US / UK)

  • 3 drops Lavender essential oil (find it here: US / UK)

Put all of the ingredients in a bowl and stir together. It is ready! Leave this apricot mask on for about 15-20 minutes. Move in small, gentle, circular strokes around your face for a minute. Wash it off without rubbing your face harshly – rinse it off delicately with warm water. Pat face dry and finish off with a tonic or flower water and moisturizer.

Beauty Tip: Use can use Manuka honey with this 2-in1 face mask. Benefits of Manuka honey for skin include healing cuts, clearing infections, reducing inflammation and irritation. Manuka honey helps soothe eczema and has excellent antibacterial qualities.