Winter is just around the corner and with this chilly season comes the tendency for our skin to become dry and our lips chapped. Be sure to nourish yourself at a cellular level by hydrating yourself with pure water and lots of seasonal, organic fresh fruits and veggies.
I’ve created 4 festive, all-natural recipes to keep your skin and your lips radiant all winter long. They also make for great stocking stuffers!
Nourishing Red Lip Gloss
50g castor oil
2 drops of jasmine essential oil
Melt the beeswax and add the castor oil. Add beet juice, how much depends on how red you want your lip gloss, the more beet the deeper the shade will be. Add the drops of jasmine essential oil. Jasmine is also an aphrodisiac so your honey bunny will be loving this new lip gloss J Next line a small jar with catnip leaves and pour in the mixture, allow it to cool before using.
Nourishing facial mask
60 ml organic, unscented, all natural cream
¼ tsp. sea buckthorn oil
¼ tsp. rosehip seed oil
¼ tsp. carrot tissue oil
¼ tsp. vitamin e
3 drops neroli E.O
3 drops orange bitter E.O
3 drops Cypress E.O
1 tbsp. green clay
½ tbsp. white clay
½ tbsp. Dead Sea mud
Blend dry ingredients dry and wet ingredients in separate bowls, then combine and blend thoroughly
Application: Apply to face, leave 10-15 minutes, rinse with cool water. Add more cream if needed.
This PM moisturizing cream deeply nourishes the skin and also aids in sleep.
60 ml Coconut butter
5 drops Lavender
5 drops Vetiver
Blend and apply from neck to toe 20 minutes prior to bed.
Peppermint Lip Balm:
2 tbsp. olive oil
1/2 tsp. honey
3/4 tsp. beeswax — grated
1/2 tsp. pure cocoa butter
2 drops peppermint essential oil
1 vitamin E capsule
Add contents of Part A to a mason jar, and put mason jar in a small saucepan, heat oil, honey, wax and butter over a low heat until just melted.
Remove from heat and allow to cool for 2-3 minutes.
Stir in Part B.
Pour into containers of your choice.
ABOUT THE AUTHOR:
Channa Serenity Bromley is a Self-Love Coach and WBFF Bikini Pro. Her passion is to help women and children take control of their bodies, minds and spirits, and create balance and harmony in all aspects of their lives. She is dedicated to empowering women to sparkle by falling in love with themselves and making lifestyle changes necessary for their best possible health & happiness.
Sparkle: To Be Happy, Healthy, Authentic, Living with Passion and to know one’s own Beauty.
Channa has extensive education in psychology, holistic health and fitness. She has authored Conscious Living, Be-U-ty, and forthcoming children’s book, Isadora’s Journey. She is also active in working with and fundraising for orphanages, schools and non-profits globally that support children affected by illness and/or poverty.