Breakfast can make you beautiful
How breakfast can make you beautiful
It’s the most important meal of the day, the experts tell us. Breakfast is important nutritionally, but some of the ingredients can also help your beauty routine (and save you cash). Known for its use of natural products being mixed up in the kitchen, Lush Cosmetics gave us some top tips on breakfast foods you can use on your face. See lushmena.com for more information.
BUT FIRST, COFFEE
Being a raw stimulant, coffee is great to invigorate and soothe your skin.
The coffee plant (Arabica) is the most widely grown species, particularly in South America, and produces the best quality coffee. Coffee is deeply aromatic and this makes it perfect for shower and bath products. Coffee beans were traditionally used to soothe the skin. Mix ground coffee with coconut oil for a scrub to invigorate and liven up your face.
AVO’ GO OF THIS ONE
Avocados are full of unsaturated oil that rehydrates skin.
It soothes the upper layers of skin and it is good for dry, sensitive and older skins. The oil is rich in vitamins A,B, C and E, all of which help to maintain healthy skin, improving its appearance. Lush uses fresh, organic avocados to nourish and soften the hair, leaving it strengthened and conditioned. Slather it on your skin and hair for an easy and natural mask.
PEPPERING IT IN
Black pepper contains potassium, magnesium, vitamin C and iron when eaten but it also has great topical values. It is a warming oil with stimulant properties. Aromatherapists recommend black pepper oil for headaches, poor circulation, aching muscles, as a natural pain reliever and to combat mental fatigue. You can also use it for breakouts as it contains