Great home DIY for your skin
Holly Mueller – with Arcadia Wellness Center has some great tips and surprising ingredients to help refresh your face this Fall!
Even with this great DIY, it’s also important to see a dermatologist yearly, especially if there are key concerns like extremely dry skin or any new bumps or moles. For more professional results, newer technology like laser treatments and injectables are other options to achieve the best results for your skin and self-confidence.
How to prepare two at-home face masks using fall-themed ingredients.
Ingredients: 1 C. Pumpkin, 1T. raw honey and a squeeze of lemon A. Whisk all three ingredients together and spread a thin layer on clean skin for 10-15 minutes.
B. Repeat weekly for polished glowing skin
Why it works: Pumpkin is packed with fruit enzymes and alpha hydroxy acids, which increase cell turnover. The enzymes exfoliate and antioxidants brighten skin.
Ingredients: ¼ C. Plain Yogurt, 1 C. pumpkin puree, 3 T coconut oil, 3T honey (optional: ¼ C oats, 1 t. cinnamon
A. Whisk all three ingredients together and spread a thin layer on clean skin for 10-15 minutes.
B. Repeat weekly for polished glowing skin.
Why it works: Yogurt calms enflamed skin and coconut oil nourishes dry skin with natural oil. Honey is an antibacterial ingredient that can help heal acne and it’s full of antioxidants which help reverse signs of aging.