Spas can be expensive. But there are simple and easy ways to prepare the most amazing spa ingredients such as soaps, bathing salts & face masks which will help in making the skin glow and still not be too expensive to prepare. Here are some easy recipes:

Home Spa Workshop – Learn to make Soap, Bath Salt and Face Mask Pack
Home Spa Workshop – Learn to make Soap, Bath Salt and Face Mask Pack

Coffee Soap

How to:

  1. Take 1 cup of goat milk soap base and make sure it is melted.
  2. Add in 1-2 tablespoons of fresh coffee grounds.
  3. Add in 1 tablespoon of sweet almond oil and about 1 teaspoon of fragrance oil. You can use any essential oil such as tea tree oil or other fragrances such as vanilla, cinnamon etc.
  4. Mix all the ingredients well using a wooden spoon. Make sure you are preparing the soap in a heat proof bowl so that you are able to prepare it smoothly.
  5. Now pour the prepared mixture into the soap moulds but make sure you do not fill the mould completely.
  6. Spray a generous amount of rubbing alcohol on the top to prevent the formation of air bubbles.
  7. Allow the soap to harden up and then unmold it.
  8. Use likes any other normal soap.

How this helps:

Coffee is a rich source of antioxidants. Adding in coffee grounds makes this an exfoliating soap which will help in removing the dirt from the skin and getting rid of dead skin cells as well. It will leave the skin soft and smooth.

Lavender and Orange Bathing Salt

How to:

  1. Take 2 cups of Epsom salt and add in ½ cup of sea salt to it.
  2. Now add in 1/4th cup of baking soda and combine the ingredients well.
  3. Add 15-20 drops of lavender essential oil along with 15 drops of orange or lemon essential oil.
  4. Mix well again and put the prepared salt into a mason jar.
  5. Add a small packet of silica gel on top to prevent the moisture from entering the salt.
  6. Use this bathing salt once a week.
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How this helps:

This bathing salt consists of ingredients which are soothing for the skin and will help in enhancing the health of the skin. Baking soda helps in exfoliating the skin while Epsom salt helps in not only relieves tiredness but is also effective in rejuvenating the skin. You may also add a few drops of food coloring to the salt. However, this step is optional.

DIY Mud Face Mask

How to:

  1. Take 2 teaspoons of fuller’s earth powder and add in 2 tablespoons of tomato juice to it. If you do not want to use tomato juice then you can add lemon juice as well.
  2. Add in 1 teaspoon of sandalwood powder with 1 teaspoon of water and mix well again.
  3. Apply this prepared paste on the face and let it dry up completely.
  4. Rinse it off with the help of cold water.
  5. Do this remedy 2 times a week.

How this helps:

Multani mitti or fuller’s earth is a great ingredient for preparing a DIY mud mask. This is because it helps in absorbing all the dirt from the skin. It helps in improving oily skin as well. Tomato juice and lemon juice are both skin lightening ingredients which help in making the skin glow and getting rid of the suntan. Sandalwood powder helps in soothing the skin and reducing inflammation.



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