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Homemade Skincare Recipe: Cucumber Refresher

Cucumber Refresher | My Halal Kitchen Natural Skincare Recipes

  This is the last post I have planned for my seven days of homemade skincare recipe ideas. I’d love to know how you liked the recipes, if you tried them and how they worked for you. Since I’ve had much success with all of these, I hope you have been able to or will in the future, insha’allah, be ... Read More »

Homemade Skincare Recipe: Tomato Troubleshooter

Tomato Troubleshooter | Natural Skincare Recipe- My Halal Kitchen

No need for added ingredients here- the tomato itself contains all you need to help remove blemishes, take care of acne problems and exfoliate the skin. Tomato Troubleshooter Ingredients 1 whole red tomato, ripe & juicy Preparation Grind tomato in a blender or food processor. Apply to face & leave on for about 10-15 minutes. Rinse with warm water.   Read More »

Homemade Papaya & Pineapple Eye Cream

Homemade Papaya and Pineapple Eye Cream | My Halal Kitchen

Both papaya and pineapple can actually be used separately as an eye cream, but together they are even more powerful. Both fruits contain highly-effective exfoliating properties similar to alpha-hydroxy acids, which help reduce the appearance of wrinkles, or so I’ve been told. It couldn’t hurt to try. Won’t us women try anything to preserve the appearance of youthful skin?  I’d like ... Read More »

Honey & Lemon Face Lift

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This mini facial not only leaves your skin feeling luxurious, it’s an inexpensive and all-natural way to give it the pick-me-up it deserves. People with skin sensitivity to the acidity of citrus fruits should use caution. Use organic products whenever possible. Resources: Cox, Janice. Natural Beauty at Home;  Benge, Sophie. Asian Secrets of Health, Beauty & Relaxation; Kostyk, Annmarie. Chocolate is ... Read More »

Homemade Skincare: Kitchen Pantry Body Scrub

Another day, another chance to get closer to healthier skin by making your own skincare, if you so choose. Just as the name indicates, you probably have all of the ingredients for this body scrub items in your pantry without realizing their usefulness as a body scrub. No need to head to the store for those pricey exfoliants- head to your pantry instead! ... Read More »

Homemade Skincare Recipe: City Grime Cleanser

Many women are led to believe they need to spend serious amounts of cash on fancy beauty products in order to take care of their skin properly. During a global recession, purchasing expensive cosmetics can seem like a guilty, but small pleasure you’re willing to pay for in comparison to other big-ticket items. Needless to say, every bit adds up. ... Read More »