It’s fall and there’s a crisply cool breeze in the air. As Halloween approaches the scent of pumpkin can be enjoyed almost everywhere, and we love adding this fall favorite to more than just pie.
Pumpkin’s nourishing properties make it a great ingredient for any skincare routine, especially when the weather turns cold. Continue reading for our favorite pumpkin beauty recipes!
Nourishing Body Butter
The fruit’s Vitamin A and C content helps to soften and soothe skin while also boosting collagen. Try this pumpkin soufflé body butter for soft skin that’s in season.
Pair pumpkin with honey and you’re left with a nourishing facemask that’s tough on acne. The small molecular structure of pumpkin allows it to penetrate the skin on a deeper level, making it amazing for treating a dull complexion and aging skin. Add pumpkin seeds for their high levels of zinc for an acne punch.
Sensational Foot Scrub
Treat yourself to a spa day at the pumpkin patch! Pumpkin spice latte optional. ;)
Meg is a dreamer, entrepreneur, and homesteader based in the White Mountains of New Hampshire. She loves her cats, feasting, and road trips in her green VW Bug.