Hello my beautiful friends how are you all? The month of love is here. It is that part of the year when romance is in the air with birds chirruping, flowers blooming and the day of love yes the Valentine’s Day. Love is a beautiful feeling. Love is patient, love is kind and love is not jealous. The Valentine’s Day is a day which does not only mean love between couples but also between the members of our families and most importantly it is a day from which we should start loving ourselves. I am still confused about my 2nd valentines day. Me and my boyfriend are going to face a tough time this year to meet up and enjoy as it is going to be hard for him to take a leave this year.Anyways let us see if we can manage. For all the beauties whether you are spending the day solo or with your special someone, why not relax and pamper yourself with some love filled DIY beauty recipes that will revitalize and beautify your soul and body. Read on friends and pamper yourselves…..
DIY CHOCOLATE OATMEAL FACIAL MASK
Valentine’s Day and love is incomplete without chocolate. Chocolate is something that is enjoyed by people of all ages. This chocolate face mask is suitable for all skin types. It contains antioxidants that rejuvenate the skin and will leave your face glowing. Mix 2 tbsp of cocoa powder,1 tbsp of oatmeal,1 tbsp of honey and required amount of raw milk to form a thick consistency. Apply it on your face. Leave on for 15-20 minutes then scrub it lightly in circular motions and wash off.
DIY ROSE PETAL FACIAL MASK
This is quite a simple face mask with ingredients which are readily available. Take out the petals from 2 roses. Boil some water and remove from heat. Add the peel from one orange and rose petal. Cover the pan and allow the water to cool until lukewarm. In a separate pan, heat the 6 tbsp of milk, 2 tbsp rose water and 2 tbsp honey. Remove from heat. Add 2 tbsp of wheat flour or rice flour and whisk everything together into a thick paste. Apply the lukewarm paste to your face and neck. Leave on for 15-20 minutes and wash off with the remaining rose-orange water. Pat dry.
DIY VANILLA CLOVE BODY OIL SPRAY
This body oil has a magnetic charm. It has been proved that vanilla stirs up feelings of intimacy. For this you will need ¼ cup almond oil, 1/2 teaspoon of vanilla extract, 2-3 drops of clove oil and a small spray bottle. Combine everything except the clove oil and pour into a small spray bottle. Lastly add clove oil drop by drop. Shake together. Spray the oil into your skin and rub it over. I can be used all over.
DIY MINT CHOCOLATE SUGAR SCRUB
This mint chocolate sugar scrub will exfoliate away all the dead skin cells that might be hanging around this winter. For this you will need ½ cup brown sugar,1/2 cup white sugar, few drops of almond oil,2 tbsp of cocoa powder,8-10 drops of peppermint essential oil. Mix everything together to form a medium thick consistency. Use it as a scrub all over the body at the time of shower. Wash away. Any leftover can be preserved in a wide mouthed jar.
So friends I hope you all will have a yummy treat with all this yummy recipes and do share your experiences with us. Till then indulge yourselves.