We all know that a steam facial to open our pores and nourish our skin with some herbal goodness would be a good thing. But who has time? Well, this quick recipe for facial success is perfect for all of us who want the deep skin-nourishing benefits of a steam facial but who donít have a lot of time to fiddle with preparing one.
Learn this quick trick for healthy, happy skin here:
1 chamomile teabag
1 peppermint teabag
3 cups boiling water
1. Place the teabags in a large bowl and cover them with boiling water. Allow to steep 2 minutes.
2. Place a clean towel over your head and the bowl, being sure to keep your face at least 8 inches away from the surface of the water.
3. Steam 10 minutes.
Adapted from 365 Simple Pleasures, collected by Susannah Seton (Conari Press, 2001). Copyright (c) 2001 by Susannah Seton. Reprinted by permission of Conari Press.
Adapted from 365 Simple Pleasures, collected by Susannah Seton (Conari Press, 2001).