Avocado Beauty Recipes: 5 DIY Tips

Avocados are nutritious and delicious. No wonder this avocado hype has the world going crazy. Avocados are now in your salad, on your toast, in your dip - and on your face? Check out these five DIY beauty recipes and use avocado to naturally nourish and beautiful your body. You can use just one or all five of the recipes at once for the maximal use of your avocados.
avocados are for beauty masks and creams and not only for eating
Avocado Milk Facial Cleanser for gentle facial cleansing
Combine 1 beaten egg yolk with 1/2 cup milk and 1/2 peeled avocado.  Mash the mixture until it is thin and creamy. Use cotton swabs to apply to face, using gentle, circular motions. Rinse it off with warm water.

Avocado and Honey Facial Mask for eliminating dry skin
Mash together 1/2 mashed ripe avocado and 1/2 teaspoon of honey. Massage the avocado-honey mixture onto your face and leave on for 20 minutes. Rinse the mask off with warm water, pat your face dry, and apply a gentle moisturizer.

Avocado and Aloe Eye Gel for eliminating tired or puffy eyes
Mash together equal parts avocado and pure aloe vera gel. Apply gently to the area under your eyes and leave it on for 15 minutes. Carefully rinse it off with water, avoiding contact with eyes.

Avocado and Oatmeal Hand Scrub for getting rid of rough hands
Combine and mash 1/4 of a peeled avocado, 1 egg white, 2 tablespoons oatmeal, 1 teaspoon lemon juice. Apply mixture to hands and leave on for 20 minutes. Rinse off with warm water.

Avocado and Olive Oil Hair Mask for reversing dry or damaged hair
Mash together half of a ripe avocado, and half a teaspoon of olive oil. Massage the mixture into your hair. Put on a shower cap and leave the mixture in your hair for 30 minutes. Rinse it off with warm water and wash your hair as your normally do, with shampoo and conditioner.

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  1. So many things you can go with avocado! Yum!

  2. Wow sounds like we have to stock up on avocados!

  3. I am going to try the avocado hair mask! I'll let you know how it goes :)