This blog is dedicated to our belief that nature provides us with its own healing and restorative properties and explores how we can harness the power of nature for spa and natural beauty.
Friday, October 2, 2009
The Pumpkin Isn't Just for Halloween Anymore
When you think of pumpkins you have visions of falling leaves, holiday decorating, pie and scary Jack-o'-lanterns but you should also think of them as healthy food and beauty treatments. Here's one of our favorite at-home pumpkin facial recipes. Let us know about any pumpkin related beauty recipies you wanna share.
What you need:
2 teaspoons canned pumpkin
½ teaspoon honey
½ teaspoon milk
¼ teaspoon cinnamon spice
How to make your own pumpkin masque:
Mix together ingredients into a paste, and brush onto freshly cleansed skin. Let it dry for 15-20 minutes, and then rinse off with warm spring water. Use a pumpkin-infused moisturizer for an immediate glow.
While we're on the topic of Pumpkins, make sure to try out Scandle's Limited Edition Fall Fragrance - Pumpkin Pie Spice!