Many big name skin care products may contain chemicals and additives that harm skin. There are alternative skin care remedies, though, that you can make right from home.
Board certified holistic nutritionist, and fitness director at TriVita Wellness Center Jolene Goring shares some of her favorite DIY home beauty recipes.
For all recipes, simply mix all ingredients together and store in a covered container. No refrigeration necessary.
5 tsp. Calcium Powder (or Calcium Magnesium Powder) 1 tsp. Baking Soda 3 tsp. Xylitol Powder 3-5 tsp. Coconut Oil to get desired texture. 3 drops Essential Oils or extracts (mint, cinnamon, or vanilla)
Vital C Antioxidant Facial Scrub Vitamin C powder (or crushed vitamin C tablets) - antioxidant, anti-aging, exfoliating, unclogs pores Coconut oil - moisturizing Lemon juice - Skin brightening
Cellulite Blaster Fine Sea Salt - vigorous scrubbing breaks down cellulite, absorbs toxins from the skin Coconut Oil - moisturizing to improve skin elasticity and tone Coffee grounds - increases blood flow to skin, minimizes cellulite
For more nutrition and fitness tips, contact Jolene at the TriVita Wellness Center.