Monday, July 27, 2009

Pumpkin Face Masks,Scrubs,Lip Gloss

Did You Know…that pumpkin is chock full of vitamins, minerals, fiber, and antioxidants?

You can tell by its bright color that it’s going to be going to be good for you. Not only is pumpkin loaded with vitamin A and antioxidant carotenoids, particularly alpha and beta-carotenes, it’s a good source of vitamins C, K, and E, and lots of minerals, including magnesium, potassium, and iron.

From facial treatments and moisturizers, to invigorating body treatments and wraps, pumpkin and pumpkin extracts can be used in a variety of indulgent treatments at the spa--or even at home!

Pumpkin nourishes tired or dry skin instantly, giving you a healthy glow anytime your skin needs a boost!also find pumpkin treatments in many anti-aging therapies.Pumpkin peels can also help with breakouts and acne problems. It also lightens the skin tone.

Pumpkin face mask 1
Ingredients: 2 tsp Sliced pumpkin
1/2 tsp Honey
1/2 tsp Milk
1/4 tsp Cinnamon pwdr

Mix together ingredients into paste and apply on cleansed skin.Let it dry for 15-20 minutes and rinse with warm water.

Pumpkin Face Mask 2
Ingredients:Ripe pumpkin
Green apple

Mix in a blender and apply.Leave for 20 minutes.Wash off.

Pumpkin face and body scrub
Ingredients:5 -6 tsp Pumpkin pulp
3 tsp Sugar
1/2 tsp Pumpkin seed oil or 1/2 tsp pumpkin seed mashed

Mix together to make a thick paste.Apply for 2-3 minutes,then scrub.

Pumpkin peel off mask
Ingredients:Unflavoured gelatin
Papaya pulp
Pumpkin juice

Heat the ingredients until gelatin gets dissolved.Cool the misture.Apply the mask and peel after 20 minutes.

Pumpkin Anti Ageing Mask
2 Egg yolks
Sandalwood oil

Cut ripe pumpkin and blend.add egg yolks and sandalwood oil.Apply paste.wash off after 20 minutes.

Pumpkin Lip Gloss
Ingredients :Beeswax
Cocunut oil
Vit e
Pumpkin seed oil

Microwave mixture until beeswax melt and oil melds.Add pumpkin flavouring oil and mix with spoon.Put into empty lip gloss jar.refrigerate lip gloss.Add 1/8 tsp shea butter for shine.

Pumpkin 5 minute Night Mask
Ingredients:12 Almonds blended in fine texture
1/4 cup honey
1/8 tsp olive oil
Mix all ingredients in blender.Apply on face for 5 minutes.Rinse ,towel dry.And dont apply any cleanser afterwards.In the morning you'll have the softest skin.


  1. I have been hearing about the benefits of Pumpkin a lot these days.
    Your post further makes me a believer :D

    1. Great dear..Acha do you know of any great Pumpkin soup recipes,I find the ones on internet very bland

  2. I was not at all knowing this. Great to know this.

  3. oh wow never knew that pumpkin could be used as a beauty product. Thanks for the tips.
    Lazy Pineapple

    1. Now we all gals will have the bright pumpkins on their faces :)

  4. These were very helpful tips, simple yet so beneficial. Many thanks for sharing.


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