Gentle Oatmeal Facial Cleanser
- ½ cup oatmeal or cornmeal
- 2 tablespoons plain yogurt (unsweetened NOT sugar free)—add enough yogurt to form a paste
Mix ingredients and smooth over entire face avoiding eye area. Allow to sit for 10 minutes and rinse.
Sweet Oil Scrub
- 1 tablespoon Olive Oil
- 2 tablespoons Dark Brown Sugar
Mix ingredients in a bowl. Apply to skin in a circular motion for one or two minutes.
Rinse with a warm cloth and water. The cleanser will feel greasy but after you rinse and pat dry, skin with be super silky soft!
- 3 teaspoon coconut oil
- 1 teaspoon olive oil
- 1 teaspoon glycerin
- 2 teaspoon water
Melt ingredients together in a double boiler. When melted, remove from heat and beat with a whisk for 5 minutes. Transfer to jar when cooled. Additionally use Vitamin E for preservative properties as needed.
Excerpt from the book Sensational Sanity Saving Strategies by Dr. Angie Ates.