Halloween masks are scary and fun, but we prefer beautifying DIY face masks! Making your own homemade face mask is one of our favorite ways to fall into beauty this season. Plus, making your own face mask is easy! We’ve rounded up a few simple recipes that use basic ingredients that can be found around your home.
Treat yourself to any of these beautifying recipes from SoCal bloggers this autumn and enhance your natural beauty:
1. Anti-Aging & Blemish Face Mask via Nubry
Adios blemishes! San Diego beauties and creative minds behind Nubry, Gretchen and Britt gathered items from their fridge, including plain yogurt, tumeric and honey to beat blemishes and aging. Packed with antioxidants and anti-bacterial ingredients, this recipe is sure to keep your skin hydrated and clear through the cooler season. Full recipe here.
2. Indian Healing Clay Mask via The Skinny Confidential
One recipe fits all! Lauryn combines Aztec Secret Indian Healing Clay with raw apple cider vinegar and water for her cure-all mask. A mineral rich recipe, the combination is easy to use for all skin types: acne prone, oily, or dry. Besides, we think the green paste is perfect for any Halloween costume – scary and beautiful! Full recipe here.
3. Chocolate Face Mask via Mommy Like Whoa
We’re up for chocolate and beauty any day! San Diego native Berta gathered a few items in her pantry, including unsweetened baking cocoa, oatmeal flour, raw organic honey, cinnamon and water to reduce a sudden onset of redness and irritation. Accidentally licking your face doesn’t sound like terribly bad idea! Full recipe here.
4. Coffee Face Mask via Carrie Bradshaw Lied
“Surprise, it’s my Halloween face mask,” said Kathleen of Carrie Bradshaw Lied. Orange County Blogger Kathleen combines coffee, greek yogurt and lemon for antioxidant benefits and de-puffing effects. We’re excited to try this recipe from a former beauty pageant queen, OC beauty and Naked Cosmetics social media expert. Full recipe here.
5. Avocado Face Mask via My SoCal’d Life
Southern Californians love, love, love avocados! Guacamole is a football season staple but we’re especially liking its hydrating effects as much as Archana of My SoCal’d life. Simply cleanse your skin, apply mashed avocado and unveil glowing skin. Yum!
Head to your kitchen, whip up a DIY face mask and head to your nearest Halloween party. Enjoy!
Image via Carrie Bradshaw Lied