Packed with skin-nourishing vitamin A, fresh roasted pumpkin is the perfect main ingredient for fresh fall facial treatments. This simple formulation combines pumpkin puree, which is rich in natural retinol, with our Organic Pomegranate Oil, which is treasured for its benefits in mature skin care.
Together, these ingredients a rich, moisturizing base for a seasonal facial treatment. Kaolin Clay and Almond Flour give the masque body and texture, allowing the formulation to also double as a scrub. Helichrysum Essential Oil, which touts natural anti-inflammatory benefits, completes this recipe to create a soothing, moisturizing, and rejuvenating facial masque.
Fresh Pumpkin & Pomegranate Facial Masque
Makes about two servings
- 2 tablespoons pumpkin puree (recipe here)
- 1 tablespoon White Kaolin Clay
- 1 tablespoon Almond Flour
- 1 teaspoon Organic Pomegranate Oil
- 5 – 10 drops Helichrysum Essential Oil
Combine cooled pumpkin puree, Kaolin Clay, and Almond Flour in a small bowl and mix well. Stir in the Pomegranate Oil and Helichrysum Essential Oil.
Usage & Packaging
Apply directly to the skin, avoiding sensitive areas such as the eyes, lips, and nostrils. Allow the mask to dry for up to thirty minutes before rinsing or washing off. To use as a scrub, massage the semi-dry mask gently in a circular motion before removal. Follow with toner and moisturizer, if needed.
This fresh mask is best used right away but can be stored in the refrigerator for up to one week.