If you have ever dreamt of face-planting a rich, chocolatey dessert, you are in luck today because I have a special DIY recipe to share with you that I know you are just going to love. Inspired by my love of all thing chocolate this antioxidant-rich face mask is one seriously luxurious treat. Packed full of cacao powder, which is rich in flavonoids, you will find that not only does this simple 20-minute mask feed your skin with a cocktail of nourishing nutrients, but it also thanks to it super delicious scent really does help to enliven your senses (read: boost your mood). So without further ado, let’s jump straight into shall cho 4

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You will need…

1/2 a ripe avocado

3 tablespoons raw cacao powder

2 teaspoons raw honey


1. In a small bowl mix all of the ingredients together until they are lovely and smooth (this may take a few minutes).

2. Gently massage the mask onto your face and leave it to sit for a good 20 minutes.

3. Once the 20 minutes or so are up, rinse off with a warm flannel/washcloth.

4. Pat your skin dry and then follow up with the rest of your chosen skin care routine.

Happy Pre-Easter Everyone!

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“There’s nothing better than a good friend, except a good friend with Chocolate.” – Linda Grayson