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Fruit Mask for Glowing Skin Formula

Fruit Mask for Glowing Skin Formula

If your complexion could use a little radiant glow, this formula is for you. Just reach into your fruit bowl or fridge and whip up this easy, luscious-tasting mask for younger-looking, more vibrant skin.

Alpha-hydroxy fruit acids help slough off dead skin cells to reveal the fresh new skin underneath, while honey is a moisturizing humectant prized by wise beauties for centuries. Together, they make a traditional recipe for a vibrant and glowing complexion. Get the formula here:


INGREDIENTS

Honey, as needed (about 1/8 cup)
1/4 apple
1/4 orange, peeled
6 grapes
3 strawberries

1. Whiz fruits (but not honey) in your blender or food processor until smooth.

2. Wash face and pat dry. Immediately apply a thin layer of honey, then smooth the fruit mixture evenly over the honey.

3. Allow mask to remain in place for at least 15 minutes, then wash off with warm water and gently pat dry.

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By Cait Johnson, author of Witch in the Kitchen (Inner Traditions, 2001).

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Cait Johnson

Cait Johnson, MFA, is the author of six books, including Earth, Water, Fire, and Air: Essential Ways of Connecting to Spirit, Witch in the Kitchen, Celebrating the Great Mother and Tarot Games. She has been a counselor for more than 20 years, and teaches workshops on seasonal elemental approaches to self-healing, conscious eating, and soul-nurturing creativity.

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1:28PM PDT on Jul 6, 2013

dzięki za przepis

2:41AM PDT on Jun 10, 2013

TY

9:58AM PDT on Jun 2, 2013

Is there a recipe without honey?

8:32PM PDT on May 31, 2013

Sea Buckthorn Oil is absolutely one of the most nourishing skin oils known. I buy it by the liter and take a full tsp. as well as apply it to my aging skin. If you have a bruise, there is nothing that will heal it faster.

8:27PM PDT on May 31, 2013

Sorry, I would rather eat the fruit then put it on my face!

5:47PM PDT on May 31, 2013

Thank you!

12:53AM PDT on May 31, 2013

great! Natural skincare. Thank you.

9:19AM PDT on May 30, 2013

I plan on eating an apple a day from now on...with the skin on...organic only, of course.

6:22PM PDT on May 29, 2013

Oh that sounds lovely...I would also like to have it as a snack...or breakfast!

5:48AM PDT on May 29, 2013

Nice, I'll try it

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