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DIY Facial Mist For Dry Winter Skin

DIY Facial Mist For Dry Winter Skin

A long season of cold temperatures and blistery winds can onset dry skin conditions, leaving your face looking patchy, itchy and dull. Facial mists can alleviate these issues and plump up the skin, leaving it refreshed. Over the counter mists can be pricey, especially considering that they are mostly made from water. Also, some of the ingredients in them can actually worsen dry skin. Some brands might contain alcohol or additives that can offset the effects in the product, making it less effective. Trying a homemade facial mist allows a tailor made and money saving alternative. Dry skin, or xerosis, can… read more

Organic Skincare With Cantaloupes

Organic Skincare With Cantaloupes

A popular skincare ingredient in many high end brands, cantaloupes are packed with nutrients and have hydrating properties. They are full of vitamins A and C, antioxidants that have been found to have regenerative effects. Ideal for dry skin types as they are comprised mostly of water, they can actually increase the skin’s collagen production. Homemade skincare blends are easy to do and don’t require many ingredients, though organic cantaloupes are preferable for topical applications. Cantaloupe can be smashed and applied to the skin for about 10 minutes and rinsed for a lush, natural vitamin mask. The juice from the melon can… read more