We have added our two favorite cucumber recipes to this page. Both are cleansing and reduce inflammation. The cucumber cleansing milk has added hydrating qualities while the clay cucumber mask tones the skin.
Both of these facial recipes can be used on all skin types. The cleansing milk can be used daily, while the clay mask should only be used once per week.
These masks are especially helpful for those suffering with eczema, rosacea or any other inflamed issues.
Cucumber Cleansing Milk
This is an easy recipe for cleansing. The milk contains lactic acid which cleanses, refreshes and balances the PH of the skin. The honey nourishes and protects the skin. The cucumber moisturizes and reduces any inflammation.
Puree the pealed and deseeded cucumber. Add the honey and milk and stir. Apply evenly to the face. Leave on for 20 minutes. Rinse off and apply the chamomile infusion afterwards with cotton balls. Leave to air dry.
cucumber, strain and keep the juice. Keep 2 tbsp aside for the mask. Extract 1
tbsp of grapefruit. Leave the juices to stand in the clay for 30 minutes before
stirring. Apply to the face and neck. Leave on for 20 minutes. Rinse off and
apply your rosewater hydrolat or chamomile infusion. Leave to air dry.
skin in dry, you can alternatively leave the grapefruit juice and replace with1
tbsp of sweet almond oil. This mixture can be kept up to 8 hours in the
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