My skin is dry and sensitive, so i become extra cautions before trying any new mask, scrub or lotion.
This mask is well tested by my friend and me, it pulls out dirt cleaning your pores and killing blackhead and acne prone bacteria. After use i can feel my skin clean, soothing and glowing without going to the salon.
Lets first understand the benefits of the ingredient individually:
– Promotes healthy minerals to the skin while absorbing toxins, dirt, bacteria and chemicals.
– Fastest absorber of impurities and dirt from the skin.
– Keeps your skin healthy and repairs damage with its healing properties.It can be used in various forms – as a gel, oil, juice, the whole plant and in creams, soaps and tablets.
– Shea Butter is rich in healing & moisturizing. Regular use can treat skin problems, including blemishes, wrinkles, itching, sunburns, small skin wounds, eczema, skin allergies, insect bites, frost bite, and other skin conditions.
– The antioxidants and natural disinfectant component of Camomile tea soothes skin irritation and reduce redness.
– Benefits include anti-inflammatory, antispasmodic, decongestant, deodorant, antiseptic, antibacterial, stimulating, and other medicinal qualities.
– Its Antiseptic and antibacterial component helps in cooling and refreshing the skin.
2 tbsp bentonite clay
3 Capsules activated charcoal
3-4 tsp aloe vera
1-2 tsp shea butter
15 oz camomile tea
1/4th tsp peppermint essential oil
1/4th tsp eucalyptus oil
Brew the tea
Melt the shea butter in a double boiler
Mix the melted shea butter with the brewed tea
Add charcoal, aloe vera and clay to the miture
Mix all the ingredients well
Add eucalyptus and peppermint essential oil at the end (this step is optional)
Pour the mixture in an air tight conditioner and store in a dark cool place
Clean your face and pat dry
Apply the mixture on your face well and keep it for 15-20 minutes
In a circular motion, gently move your finger tips around your face.
Rinse off with cool water and pat dry.
As the pack dries, you will feel your face stretching which is normal. Try not to go out in the sun immediately after this. The best time to apply this pack will be on a Sunday afternoon, where you can just peacefully pamper yourself. You can use this facial mask once in two week and feel your skin young and free of acne & blackhead.