Saturday, September 12, 2015
AND AGAIN MORE FOOD RELATED BEAUTY HACKS FROM AROUND THE WORLD
GREECE Rosemary Make herbal tea out of rosemary and after shampooing, rinse the hair with the cooled- down tea. Fresh rosemary (10 to 15 fresh sprigs for 4 cups of water) Use 2 tablespoons of the dry herb or up to 15 drops of rosemary essential oil. It helps prevent dry scalp, hair loss and dandruff and makes your locks shine. MEXICO Teaspoons Use the back of a teaspoon as an eyelash curler and mascara primer. Hold the bowl of the spoon behind your lashes and use your thumb to press the hairs against the spoon for a few seconds. Apply mascara immediately after to preserve the curl. INDIA Turmeric An Indian custom for the family members of a bride is to apply a turmeric mask on her face before the day she gets married, ensuring radiant skin for her big day. For oily skin: mix turmeric into yogurt and lemon juice. For dry skin: mix turmeric with olive oil or coconut oil. DO NOT use more than a 1/4 teaspoon.