Posts Tagged ‘Sage’

DIY BEAUTY: THE STRAWBERRY BRIGHTENING MASK!

Wednesday, September 2nd, 2015

Strawberries

While enjoying the last official weekend of summer, savor the sweetness of fresh strawberries and crisp apples.  Simply whip up this strawberry, sage and green tea brightening mask, courtesy of The Beauty Chef, for a quick complexion boost. Antibacterial and purifying ingredients like sage and strawberries clarify and protect collagen within the skin. Antioxidants in the green tea work to refine and reduce puffiness. 

Ingredients
3 strawberries
1/4 apple flesh
100 ml strong green tea made using
filtered water, cooled
1 sage leaf
2 tsp citrus pectin

Directions
Infuse the sage leaves into the green tea and cover. In a blender, mix the apple with the strawberries and slowly add the citrus pectin to thicken. Cleanse and clear your skin of any makeup, and apply to your skin. Leave for 10 minutes and rinse off well.”

 

 

SWAG ALERT: CRABTREE & EVELYN BODY SOUFFLE!

Tuesday, April 2nd, 2013
 

 New Tarocco Orange, Eucalyptus & Sage Collection!

Crabtree & Evelyn, the tony English bath and body shop, introduces its newest revitalizing Body and Hand Care Collection, Tarocco Orange, Eucalyptus & Sage.  Inspired by the European tradition of citrus colognes, this line is a modern interpretation of the classic fresh scent.  Eucalyptus and sage add a bright, stimulating twist, while the Tarocco blood orange extract, accompanied by a hint of cedarwood and crushed patchouli leaves, is both sensual and restorative.  The easily-absorbed Body Skin Silkening Souffle features conditioning honey and fig extracts and moisturizing sweet almond, pumpkin, apricot and peach kernel oils  The result is subtly scented, silky soft skin!

Crabtree & Evelyn is offering fifteen Beauty Undercover Subscribers an opportunity to win its Skin Silkening Body Souffle (retail $34) simply by liking us on Facebook and entering here.