Honestly the idea of taking a facial steam with my favorite herbs sounds like heaven. In this article Alice tells you everything you need to know before getting started.
What are some advantages of an herbal facial steam?
- Relax and cleanse pores
- Hydrate and soften skin
- Eliminate toxins
- Stimulate circulation and oxygen
- Add fragrance for sensory relaxation
You’ll also learn which herbs to use. For example lavender leaves are good for general cleansing, chamomile works best for dry skin and calendula flowers are ideal for normal to oily skin. Alice lists many more herbs but you get the idea. Different herbs address different conditions.
Alice also steps you through the process of preparing and using the herbs for the facial steam. There’s one piece of advise about using dried or fresh herbs that is very useful. All in all it’s a great article. Click on the Cleanse Your Skin With an Herbal Facial Steam link below to read the full article.