Glowing skin this holiday season!

Christmas is just around the corner, and so I am sharing with you guys my best kept secret for an instantly glowing skin!

A good face scrub is really important to get rid of the dead skin and blackheads. I love adding Cinnamon in my face scrub because it increases blood flow and boosts collagen production. Cinnamon is also a great anti-oxidant and helps reduce acne. So here’s my cinnamon scrub for glowing skin in winters.

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LOTION BARS- the perfect DIY gift this festive season.

This winter give your skin the best gift by making  these easy DIY lotion bars. Extremely easy to make and packed with the goodness of essential oils and natural butters, lotion bars are the must add to your skin routine this winter.

Lotion bars are solid at room temperature and get activated with the warmth of the skin. They are simple to use and make beautiful gifts especially for this holiday season.

What you need:

  • Coconut oil
  • Shea butter
  • Bees wax
  • Essential oil
  • Moulds

Directions:

  • Start by melting  the coconut oil, bees wax and Shea butter in a pot.

DIY lotion bars - Chai & Lipstick

  • After melting the oils add in the essential oil and mix gently.

DIY lotion bars - Chai & Lipstick

  • Pour this mixture in the moulds and allow to set.

DIY lotion bars - Chai & Lipstick

  • Remove them from the moulds and they are ready to use.😊

How to use:<
Use the lotion bars directly on the skin and they will melt with the warmth of the skin. You can use it after having a bath so that it gets absorbed well.

DIY lotion bars - Chai & Lipstick
I am absolutely in love with lotion bars, I am planning the gift these cuties to my besties this holiday season! I hope you enjoyed this goodness packed DIY with me, catch you soon with some more fun DIY posts! Let me know in comments if you tried it!

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Article by: Rachel Fernande | Lawyer, Cosmetics Formulator, Beauty Addict | 🇬🇧

Two Easy ways to use your  Roses after Valentines Day.

Don’t know what to do with the roses after Valentine’s Day?

Once the roses loose it’s freshness you can put these petals to good use for your skin. Roses have natural healing and cooling properties and works wonders for your skin. You can go ahead and make a gentle exfoliating and calming scrub for your face or Rose bath salts.

My 2-step Skin Care Routine Post-Festive Season

Hope you guys had a great holiday season, back to routine you must have noticed that the festivities with all the makeup, food and wine excess have taken a toll on your skin and to add to it the winter which makes the skin even more dry and dull, so I thought I’d share with you my quick 2-step post festive skincare routine, to scrub out the dullness and restore the hydration, lets go ahead and pamper our skin this weekend! 

DIY Peel Off Mask (Blackhead Removal Mask)

Hi girls,

Blackheads are a girl’s worst enemy, our war with blackheads is never ending!

Today I will share with you a DIY mask that is super easy to make, this miracle peel off mask not only removes blackheads but leaves your skin looking brighter and glowing.