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