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Large pores? Oily skin? Astringent White Wine Home Remedy!

white wine facial mask

Do you hate large pores? Do you fight your oily skin DAILY?  Of course large pores go hand in hand with oily skin 🙁 and usually occur in the T-zone. Fortunately, many home remedies help in reducing the appearance of large pores and oily skins. Today’s beauty tip is a white wine facial treatment which will leave your face brighter and it will minimize the so much hatred large pores. If you are under the drinking age, please ask your parents about making this mask 😉 Check out the video-tutorial below for  the recipe! You will need: white wine, aloe vera, 1 white egg, tea tree essential oil (use the exact drops indicated as essential oils are very powerful) How come white wine? Well, white wine is lightly astringent and full of antioxidant properties, therefore it is awesome for tightening pores. Aloe vera cools your skin and prevents the excess of sebum secretion which is the major cause for acne and at the same time it moisturizes the skin without giving it a greasy feel. The egg white has a deep cleansing effect and helps too in minimising pores. Tea tree is a powerful antibacterial and antimicrobial essential oil (use … Continue reading

Best Natural Organic Cleanser

I’ve decided to do this tutorial for all of you who are just tired to spend lots and lots of money on commercial cleansing products not obtaining however the skin results you long for. It’s the way I cleanse my face and I am really satisfied and happy with this natural & organic, but most of all, cheap method. Flour is good for skin as it is reported to be super gentle and a natural exfoliant removing the dead cells and the impurities leaving you a soft and glowing skin. It will take you less than a minute to make this natural organic cleanser. Check out the video-tutorial below for  further instructions! Depending on your skin you could use either buckwheat flour if you have dry skin or chickpea or lentils flour if you have normal skin. I personally, having an oily skin, use oat and rice flour. I chose to mix the 2 of them as rice flour gives an extra scrub thanks to its rough texture. I find this natural way of cleansing our face a real skin saver! Day after day you’ll get a hydrated & fresher looking skin, a clearer & brighter complexion.   Mixing flour with honey … Continue reading

Anti-Age Wine Facial Mask For Instant Glow

Wine mask recipe

With the occasion of Vinitaly, one of the largest wine shows in the world, which we visited a few days ago, I was inspired to dedicate this beauty tips&tricks tutorial to the health benefits we can get from moderate wine consumption. There are absolutely health benefits from moderate wine consumption: it promotes longevity, it reduces the heart-attack risk, it lowers the risk of stroke and it slows brain decline (foodandwine.com source) especially if the wine comes from organic grapes which are not sprayed with chemicals and pesticides and it absolutely contains less sulfites than traditional wine. It’s not my intention to encourage the wine consumption, heavy drinking will have more negative health consequences than positive. If you are under the drinking age, please ask your parents about making this mask 😉 Check out the video-tutorial below for  the recipe! The beauty tip is a wonderful, almost yummy 😀 anti age wine facial mask which will help your skin acquire instant glow free of fine lines. Directions: Always start by cleaning your face using a cotton pad with your usual cleansing milk. Mix all the ingredients together well until completely blended. The consistency will be a little jelly-like (the smell and … Continue reading

Almond Milk Skin Whitening Mask!


Would you want your skin to enjoy the same benefits your body gets from almond milk? Well there is a way 😉 With this quick almond milk skin whitening mask you will improve the complexion of your skin and lighten the overall color. Check out the video-tutorial below for  the recipe! If you don’t know how to do your own homemade almond milk, take a look at my quick tutorial. I’m sure you’ll give it a try when you see how easy it is to make it: The almond milk with its anti aging qualities will nourish your skin, the egg white will reduce the appearance of large pores (especially in oily skins), it will remove dead skin cells and it will diminish the look of fine lines and firm your skin. The lemon juice which is mildly acidic will add a cleansing effect to your mask and will help in diminishing the appearance of scars got from acne lesions and age spots. If you are looking for a ready-to-use alternative, this natural skin lightening face cream can be an efficient remedy to use in synergy with the almond milk skin whitening mask 😉 The benefits of an this almond milk … Continue reading

Organic Almond Milk Recipe and Almond Pulp Facial Scrub

Almond milk homemade recipe

I’ve dedicated my 1st ever video-tutorial (click below to watch it) to the almonds health benefits, to my almond milk recipe and to a super almond pulp left-over facial scrub. You’ll discover: why you should eat almonds, which are its health benefits, how it helps eating almonds in weight loss which is the ideal way of eating almonds. I’ve included in this tutorial my fresh & easy homemade almond milk (creamy, thick and really tasty!!!) recipe.. The almond milk is a great dairy substitute, healthy and nutritious which you may use as a base for smoothies, cereal breakfast or in cold creamy soups. Directions: Soak the almonds overnight for max. 8 hours. In the morning, drain and rinse them. If you want your milk extra white, then blanch the almonds, otherwise you are free to proceed placing them into the blender 🙂 Add the water, enough dates to suit your preference for sweetness and eventually cinnamon or vanilla. Turn the blender on and gradually increase speed to high. Blend until mixture looks milky. You can use wither a cheesecloth or a nut milk bag to strain the milk from the almond meal. I did not have one when shooting the tutorial … Continue reading