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Coconut Beauty Tips: Coconut Facial Toner and Other Coconut Body Treats

coconut body treats

I’ve thought of these DIY coconut beauty tips for all those of you who love coconut scented beauty products, like chocolate body scrubs and would love to prepare them at home with natural ingredients, chemicals-free. Coconut is highly nutritious and is rich in fiber, vitamins, and minerals therefore a variety of coconut-derived ingredients—from coconut oil to coconut flour and coconut milk—are increasingly being used lately at home as part of the daily diet and why not, as part of the daily skin care. There are so many ways coconuts can be enjoyed! Nowadays we can produce our own coconut milk or coconut butter at home, yet in my today’s post, I’ll concentrate on how we may obtain coconut butter from dried coconut flour without having to use a high speed blender. I’ve tried to obtain coconut butter using my normal blender which I usually use to make my homemade almond milk, but it has been a total failure…therefore I had to come up with another solution. If you’re curious to discover this alternative, take a look at the below video-tutorial 😉 If you have a high speed blender, do not hesitate and give it a go, the coconut butter you’ll obtain will have a longer shelf life than … 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