All posts tagged: Oil cleanser

Magic castor oil

My friend sent me a text some time ago ‘OMFG that oil you gave me is a miracle! I kept it on for 10 minutes and OMG!’ That text made my day! My friends back home have also been saying that my skin is glowing and it really is thanks to the magic Castor Oil! I have been using Castor Oil long enough to be confident in saying that you definitely do not need any other face cleansing products than oil. It’s quick and gets deep into pores to get all that grim out.  All you need to do is massage a little bit of the oil into your skin in the evening, keep it on for at least 30 seconds and wipe it of with a hot cloth. That’s it and believe me, the results are great. The skin feels nice and smooth, just apply a drop of oil or your favourite natural moisturiser after the procedure and off to bed! You will wake up to a beautiful and healthy skin! Just remember not to mix up the routine. Try not to use any other store-bought face cleansers when using …

Homemade oil cleanser

Oil cleansers are great, because oils have ability to soak deep into skin dissolving all the dead skin that has become hard and therefore caused clogged pores. This causes skin impurities, bacteria growth and spots.  If you have oily skin, don’t think that applying oil cleanser will make it even oiler! Opposite, it will help to balance skin and give it a fresh and healthy glow. Our skin produces sebum that protects the skin and helps prevent dryness. Natural oils and sebum are very alike and that’s why oily cleansers work well in clearing bacteria and the build up of dead skin cells. 20g cherry kernel oil 22g calendula oil 8g kukui nut oil 5 drops ho wood essential oil (optional) 5 drops frankincense essential oil (optional) 1x muslin cloth. In a beaker, I measured the oils and then add the essential oils. Pour the mixture into an amber glass bottle ( mixtures and potions will stay fresh longer if kept in a glass container). Here you go, the cleanser is ready. Warm the oil in between your palms and then massage …