Skin-care tips

D.I.Y. Aloe Vera & Lemon Mask

Benefits of the Aloe Vera  & Lemon Mask: clears up clogged pores, kills acne causing bacteria, lightens dark spots, smooths out rough skin, naturally moisturizes skin.

D.I.Y. Instructions:

  1. Cut aloe vera plant into 4 pieces horizontally
  2. Use a spoon to scrape the gel from inside the plant (2 pieces)
  3. Scoop gel into a clean container bowl that has a storage lid
  4. Cut a lemon in half, remove seeds.
  5. Squeeze the juice from one half of the lemon into the same container bowl
  6. Use a spoon or a fork if the gel is more solid and mix the lemon juice and gel together until it is no longer separated
  7. Store in the fridge for 2-3 hours to let settle
  8. Remove mask from fridge and apply a thin layer to a freshly washed face
  9. Leave the mask on for 30 mins minimum (can also be used as an overnight mask, it’s very light weight just make sure it’s dry before going to bed)
  10. Rinse face with cold water and repeat each day/night

Mask should last for 7 days, after 7 days discard and remake.

Left over aloe vera and lemon can be frozen until it’s time to be used again to retain freshness. Comment and let me know your results!

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