Marshmallow Cleanser-For Dry Skin
The herbs marshmallow and soapwort grow in swampy, watery areas, where their roots soak up moisture to create a slippery sap that can both cleanse and relieve dry skin. The Glycerine in this soothing formula binds the water to thirsty skin,
GREAT FOR DRY SKIN
Dried and chopped Soapwort
sunflower seed oil
aloe vera gel
chamomile essential oil
Place herbs and water in a small saucepan, bring to a boil. Reduce heat, cover and simmer 15 min. Cool and strain keeping liquid., Press on herbs to extract as much liquid as possible.
Combine herbal liquid with rosewater, glycerine, sunflower seed oil and aloe vera gel in a bottle
Add chamomile essential oil
To use, dampen skin with warm water and massage a little cleanser into skin, rinse off
Store in the refrigerator but use within 10 days. Follow with a mild toner such as Flower Balm (see other posts)
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Lisa is certified in 7 different areas of natural wellness and holds a degree in Transformational Psychology. She is the founder of Lifeshare University of Healing, LLC, and the Published Author of Nine Amethyst Angels Self Help Book and the Personal Development CD Series "A Life from Roses to Lilies, Back to Seed.