Pumpkin Body Moisturizer

Pumpkin Body Moisturizer
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This is a terrific and so-simple (3 ingredients!) DIY pumpkin moisturizer recipe, courtesy of Summer at  Vegan Beauty Review, to calm and sooth wintery dry skin.

Pumpkin is a SuperFood (loaded with dietary nutrients) and it’s no surprise it does a body good, inside and out.   Pumpkins are rich in antioxidants,  beta-carotine, zinc, vitamins A & C, and natural alpha hydroxy acids (AHAs), which aid in natural exfoliation and leaves your skin healthy and soft.  Coconut Oil is moisture-rich with essential fatty acids, and Cinnamon, besides smelling wonderful, is anti-microbial.

Combine the three, and you have a super pumpkin moisturizer which keeps well in the refrigerator to get through the dry winter skin phase.

Pumpkin Body Moisturizer
Recipes: Body
A simple 3-ingredient body moisturizer to calm and soothe winter-dry skin.
  • 1/2 cup canned pumpkin (not pie mix)
  • 1/2 cup coconut oil
  • 1/2 teaspoon cinnamon
  1. Mix all the ingredients together until you have a smooth consistency.
  2. Apply the mixture to body as you would lotion.
  3. Leave on for about 10-15 minutes
  4. Rinse and dry.
By the Way
Keep any leftover moisturizer in your fridge—it should keep for a couple of weeks.
10/25/2012 |

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