DIY facials: Skip the spa!
Tannin-rich green tea depuffs hangover eyes. Next, a jojoba balm hydrates.
You'll need: 1 1/2 tsp jojoba oil; 1 1/2 tsp pure shea butter; 1 cup water; 2 chamomile tea bags; 2 green tea bags
Make it: In a bowl, mix jojoba oil and shea butter; set aside. Microwave water for 1 minute, then steep tea bags for a few seconds. Squeeze out; place a chamomile bag on each upper eyelid and a green tea bag under each eye. Relax for 10 minutes. Toss bags. Dip finger into jojoba balm and dab around eyes for an insta-glow.
Lemon-honey scrub makes lips kissably smooth, and a coconut oil salve softens.
You'll need: 1 1/2 tsp honey; 1 1/2 tsp sugar; Juice of 1/4 lemon; 1 tbsp coconut oil; Contents of 1 vitamin E capsule; 1 drop lemon essential oil
Make it: In a bowl, mix honey, sugar and lemon juice. Rub over lips with finger in a circular motion to exfoliate; rinse. Combine remaining ingredients in another bowl. Dab on lips. Extras keep in the fridge for a week.
Fatty acids in avocado nourish dry skin; an oil finishing spritz leaves you radiant.
You'll need: 2 tbsp sweet almond oil; Contents of 2 vitamin E capsules; 1 ripe avocado, peeled and pitted; 3 tbsp olive oil; 2 tbsp plain yogurt; 1 tbsp honey
Make it: Pour almond oil and vitamin E into a spray bottle; shake until blended. Set aside. Combine remaining ingredients in a bowl until smooth. Spread on dry areas (even hair!); let sit 20 minutes. Rinse, then spritz damp skin with oil mixture and massage until absorbed.