9 a.m. exams, 8 hour study sessions at Weldon and 4 hours of sleep can take a toll on your mind, body and spirit. Crammed with all those formulas and facts, with little sleep and endless exposure to Weldon’s grey walls, your mind and body could do with some relaxation. Normally this would be the perfect time for someone to give you a spa day present, but instead of waiting for that special someone to read your mind, why not create the same experience at home? This week we’ll be giving you delicious and incredible spa-worthy recipes for your face, body and hair so that you can get back to tackling those exams feeling refreshed and rejuvenated.
Start your mini-spacation with any one of these easy and refreshing face masks.
To help fight breakouts – The Strawberry Mask
You will need:
1 Egg white
3 or 4 Large strawberries, hulled
1 Tablespoon honey
1 Tablespoon fine cornmeal
Beat egg white in a bowl until frothy then blend strawberries and honey. Add blended mixture andcornmeal to egg white and mix. Apply to wet, clean face and leave on for twenty minutes then rinse.
You will need:
1 tablespoon yogurt
1 egg white
1/3 teaspoon lemon juice
Mix all ingredient in a bowl and apply to damp skin. Leave on for ten to fifteen minutes then rinse.
For glowing skin: Banana Scrub
You will need: Image Source:http://www.beauty-advices.com
1 tablespoon oats (not instant)
1 teaspoon yogurt
Use a blender to grind the oats then add the banana and yogurt and blend into a paste. Dampen your face with warm water and gently massage the scrub on your face, you can also use this on your neck and chest. Leave on for one to three minutes then rinse.