At-Home Fixes for Skin Care Emergencies
Remedy skin care issues from pimples to bug bites with these homemade herbal and floral recipes
SunburnThis bath powder recipe is ideal for calming a bad sunburn or even insect bites. The oatmeal and baking soda, help soothe skin, and the lavender contains relaxing qualities, says Cox.
English Lavender Bath
1 cup lavender flowers (fresh or dried)
2 cups oatmeal
1/2 cup baking soda
Place ingredients inside a food processor or blender. Grind until you have a smooth, fine powder. The powder should have the consistency of whole grain flower. Pour into a clean, airtight container. To use, pour 1/2 cup into your bath as you fill the tub. Yields 28 ounces -- enough for seven baths.
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