Stress levels are bound to be high this weekend with the chaos that typically comes from pumpkin carving! After the kids go to bed, spend some time de-stressing with this DIY Baobab Oil Pumpkin Face Mask!
Pumpkin is naturally high in antioxidants & Vitamins A, C and E. Plus pumpkin is a natural source of enzymes which helps gently slough away dead skin cells. The molecular structure of pumpkin is small and can penetrate deeper into the skin when used topically. It works amazingly well for treating a dull complexion, aging skin and pigmentation.
Our raw African Honey and Baobab Oil help to lock in moisture while gently eliminating acne-causing bacteria – learn more here!
Plain yogurt is also another exfoliant to help smooth the skin.
- 2 tbsp pureed pumpkin (canned or fresh)
- 2 tbsp thick plain yogurt
- 1 tbsp Atacora Raw African Honey
- 1 tsp Atacora Baobab Oil
- Optional: 1/4 tsp pumpkin pie spice (makes is smell yummy!)
- Optional: 1/2 tsp brown sugar (helps gently exfoliate)
In a small bowl, mix all ingredients together until smooth. Next spread the pumpkin mixture evenly over your face making sure to avoid the eye area. Sit back & relax or take a warm bath. Leave on for 15 minutes and then rinse off with lukewarm water.