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5 beauty recipes worthy of a spa

Recettes Beaute Maison

Change of season obliges: one often displays a complexion of turnip, a skin exhausted by winter and tired eyes. As effective as the most sophisticated spa treatments, we have gleaned the best advice from the pros.

A brief overview of simple DIY beauty recipes to get a radiant complexion thanks to an easy and fun routine. Let's go !

A mint steam bath

Recipe. Infuse a small bunch of fresh mint in a pot of boiling water for a few minutes. Once the mixture is off the heat, place the face over the container with a towel over your head for 10 minutes. Ideal for opening pores and getting rid of impurities.

Result? The skin is very clear with a tight grain.

Recipe by Fanny Martin, beauty expert at Selman Marrakech

A honey-hazelnut scrub for combination and oily skin

Recipe. Mix a tablespoon of wheat bran , a teaspoon of honey and a tablespoon of hazelnut oil . Massage this mixture on the face and neck and the birth of the neckline. Remove with a lukewarm cloth. Rinse.

Result? A smooth and luminous skin.

Livre Atlas de la beauté au naturel de Victoire de Taillac et Ramdane Touhami, Edition Seghers

Recipe taken from the Atl as de la beauté au naturel by Victoire de Taillac and Ramdane Touhami, Edition Seghers

A radiance mask with hemp oil

In a bowl, mix 2 tablespoons of clay powder and 1 teaspoon of hemp oil with 2 tablespoons of water. Apply the mixture to your cleansed face and leave on for 10 minutes. Rinse thoroughly. Ideal after the mint steam bath.

Result? A radiant complexion as if we were coming back from a long mountain walk!

livre Ma vie en plus funky et veggie de Camille Azoulai aux éditions Larousse

From the book Ma vie en plus funky et veggie by Camille Azoulai, Edition Larousse

A really sharp face oil

Recipe. Stir in the palm of your hand a little argan oil extra virgin cold pressed (available in supermarkets) + 2 drops of essential oil Rosehip. Apply every night to fight against aging. The alternative ? Replace with olive oil , more fragrant.

Result? Supple and glowing skin.

livre Ma vie en plus funky et veggie de Camille Azoulai aux éditions Larousse

From the book Ma vie en plus funky et veggie by Camille Azoulai, Edition Larousse

Ice cubes with rose water

Recipe. In a perfectly cleaned container, take a little rose water in ice cubes. To reduce dark circles , puffiness , swelling in tired eyes and give the look a boost, gently rub an ice cube of rose water on the face and around the eyes, wrapped in an open sterile compress (gauze) .

Result? A complexion of pink and 5 years younger!

Livre Atlas de la beauté au naturel de Victoire de Taillac et Ramdane Touhami, Edition Seghers

Recipe taken from the Atl as de la beauté au naturel by Victoire de Taillac and Ramdane Touhami, Edition Seghers

Also discover how to survive without your beautician and the tips to keep beautiful hands .

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