Homemade Pumpkin Facials!

I typically blog food recipes, but today I am sharing homemade pumpkin recipes for the face. My friend and I went to an all natural botanical place the other day and got facials using edible ingredients. It was an amazing experience that just made you feel good. So today I am going to give you a taste of that experience with a couple of recipes for pumpkin facials.

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Pumpkin contains vitamin C and A. Vitamin C by itself can actually be used on the face, but the pumpkin is the perfect balance mixed with the honey. It feels really good on the skin and I am serious you will have a beautiful pumpkin glow afterward.

Pumpkin Facial w/Yogurt

1 cup canned organic pumpkin

2 tablespoons plain yogurt

1 tablespoon honey.

Pumpkin Facial w/Heavy Cream

1/2 cup canned organic pumpkin

1 teaspoon honey

1/2 teaspoon heavy whipping cream

Mix either recipe together and apply to your face for 15-20 minutes. Rinse with water.

I used the second recipe and substituted the whipping cream for soy milk. Soy milk has some great hydrating qualities for the face and will soothe dry skin.

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This is the perfect way to unwind after a busy week with your girlfriends and a glass of wine. So get into the kitchen and get creative. 🙂

Enjoy your pumpkin facial!

♥ Miss Amy

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