This facial was created with normal skin in mind but would definitely be lovely for oily, combination or even dry skin. Strawberries are filled with Vitamin C which plays a vital roll in your skins production of collagen and it helps combat free radicals that can damage and age skin. Watermelon has a high water content so its great for re-hydrating skin. It also contains A, B and C vitamins. Our skin needs Vitamin A to maintain a healthy moisture balance and repair itself. Topically Vitamin A has been shown to reduce signs of aging. While B vitamins have been shown to tone skin and give it an instant glow.
Facial Recipe: Gently mash 2 strawberries with about 1/4 cup of watermelon. Add 1 tsp. to 1 tbsp. of honey to help bind together (for dry skin you may want to add 1/4 tsp jojoba or olive oil). Apply mixture to clean damp skin and leave on for 10-15 min. Rinse with lukewarm water, follow with lavender flower water and light moisturizer.
Beverage Recipe: Follow recipe above but instead of honey add 8 oz of sparkling water or good quality ginger beer (booze optional).
Looking for tips to unlock your summer glow? Then let us tell you about the best body scrub from summer skin! Meet our Mint Coffee Sea Salt Body Scrub! This invigorating and intoxicating body scrub bar is made of freshly ground artisanal coffee from San Francisco based Ritual Roaster. The invigorating peppermint and rich coffee grounds are the best combo for a case of the Mondays! Our unique and effective blend of pacific ocean sea salt, organic cocoa butter, and shea butter will leave your skin smooth and buttery soft - perfect for refreshing and prepping your skin for all the sunshine.
Etta + Billie Bath and Body Oils are an extremely versatile product with many different uses. Not only is the Lavender Bath and Body Oil a great addition to your bath and self care routine, but it's also a great way to moisturize and take care of your muscles and joints. Our Bath and Body oils are a unique blend of enriching oils that help repair and heal the skin. Pairing those oils with the calming powers of lavender essential oils - and you've got a multitasking beauty product that keeps your mind right throughout the day!
One of my favorite seasons has returned - which means my signature spring scents have also returned to the website! This year, we made fresh soap batches of the classic Rosemary Lemon, Lemongrass Mint, and Peppermint Lime. All of which are refreshing, clean, and reminiscent of spring mornings with blooming flowers and the sweet breeze that comes with them. Today on the blog, we're highlight what makes each of these soaps so special!