DIY Face Wash Recipes
DIY Foaming Face Wash for All Skin types:
- Coconut oil – ½ tsp
- Castile soap – ⅓ cup
- Filtered or distilled water – ⅔ cup
- Lavender essential oil – 10-15 drops.
Swirl the ingredients in a small bowl until everything is blended. Take an empty container (I like to reuse empty soap dispensers for this) and pour your mixture in.
Face wash for acne prone or oily skin:
- ½ cup organic honey
- ¼ cup Apple cider vinegar
- 10 drops of tea tree oil
Mix all of the ingredients, put it into a dispenser. When using it, take a little bit and massage it onto the face. Wipe it off with a moist cotton ball and then wash your face.
DIY face cleanser for dry skin:
- 1 tablespoon almond oil
- 1 cup mild castile soap
- 20 drops Jasmine fragrance
- 1 cup distilled water
Mix all of the ingredients together in a small bowl until everything is blended. Pour it into a dispenser bottle.
Face wash gel for dry or oily skin:
- ¼ cup aloe vera gel
- 1 or 2 tsp sweet almond oil
- a few drops of your choice of essential oil (optional)
Swirl all of the ingredients together in a small bowl until well mixed. Pour into a dispenser bottle. For oily skin, substitute almond oil with liquid castile soap.
Basic face wash:
- ½ cup liquid castile soap
- 1 – 2 tbsp. oil
- 10 drops of essential oil
Mix all of the ingredients in a bowl. Pour this mixture into an empty dispenser. For oily skin, substitute oils for aloe vera gel (See above recipe). You can optionally add coffee grounds to this mixture to make it into an exfoliating cleanser.
5 recipes that will help you get on top of oily, dry, or combination skin, simple as that! As the largest organ in your body and your body’s line of defence against the elements, your skin deserves the best. Treat it tonight with one of these simple recipes.