Honey and Avocado Face Mask
Who doesn't love happy skin?!
Avocado and Honey isnt only for eating - here is an easy and simple recipe to make an avocado based face mask.
Avocados contain Vitamins A and C that can help slow the signs of aging and protect against visible sun damage. Avocado and coconut are rich in fatty acids, which can be used to moisturise the skin. Honey helps to cure acne, scars, wounds, wrinkles and even dry skin. It soak ups impurities from the pores of the skin, leaving your skin clear and clean.
Honey and Avocado face mask
Ingredients: 1 avocado peeled and seeded 2 teaspoons of coconut oil (extra virgin olive oil is another option) 1 tablespoon of Manuka honey 1 tablespoon of unsweetned natural yogurt 1 teaspoon of lemon juice (optional) 2 slices of cucumber
Take an avocado and cut into two halves, remove the stone and the skin. Mix the avocado in a bowl until it is soft. Add the olive oil, honey, yogurt and lemon and mix this all in with the avocado. Make sure your face is clean before applying the paste. Now spread the paste evenly all over your face and massage into your skin. Place cucumber slice on your eyes and rest for around 10-15 minutes. Remove the mask using lukewarm water to rinse your face and pay dry the skin.