It’s pumpkin season and I have a great way for you to work some of that extra canned or fresh pumpkin into your beauty routine. This DIY pumpkin facial mask is good for all skin types, except extremely sensitive skin. It is perfect for use during colder, dry months. Plus, this DIY recipe will save you some money!
Pumpkin contains more than 100 beneficial nutrients, which help to reverse the signs of aging. This home made pumpkin facial recipe should nourish your skin and provide a youthful glow.
Benefits of Pumpkin for Skincare
- Pumpkin contains high levels of Vitamins A and C which are very healing to the skin and essential to maintain and repair skin tissue.
- Pumpkin contains minerals like zinc, the powerhouse antioxidant beta-carotene, and cancer fighting carotenoids like lutein and zeaxanthin.
- Pumpkin’s natural properties stimulate skin circulation
- Pumpkin contains Vitamin G, niacin, salicylic acid, riboflavin, lactic and ascorbic acid