I was researching mangos for a recent article on their health benefits and I came across the idea of a mango mud mask.
Knowing that the only skin care product that has touched my face is years is a shaving cream, I thought, if I can do that, ANYONE can!
Also many people didn’t believe that I actually put homemade Banana Conditioner in my hair a few weeks ago. There is no mistaking that this is …mask on my face…
- 1/2 ripe mango
- 3 tbs. oatmeal
- 3 tbs. almonds
Mixture after blending. At one point it was not blending well enough so I added 2 tbs. of water.
The mixture smelled a lot like oatmeal but it definitely tasted like mango.
It’s taste was how I would imagine mango baby food to taste like.
The mixture seemed quite liquid so the only way I knew to make sure it didn’t run off my face was to lay on a towel and then used my hand to grab mixture and swish it on my face.
After laying for five minutes it seemed safe to stand up!
The most obvious experience I had was that it felt so COOL on my face.
I was expecting for it it warm up after a while but it never did.
Maybe that was the cooling properly of mango I had researched previously?
Following is what I looked like after removing…
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