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How did October zoom past so quickly? It's must have been a busy month for most, with many deadlines to meet, accounts to close and end-of-year events to prepare for. There just isn't enough days to the weekends! To help you get the most out of your break, here are some simple 2-step DIYs with fruits and ingredients you can easily find at home to help you rest and relax.
A natural skin wonder, strawberries contain salicylic acid to gently exfoliate and remove impurities to make your complexion smooth and bright.
Instructions: Puree 1/2 cup of ripe strawberries with 1/4 cup cornstarch, then apply to skin for 30 minutes and rinse off with cold water after.
Bananas soften your hair and protects its natural elasticity, while honey keeps it smooth moisturised. Enjoy strong healthy locks that are protected from the effects of Singapore's climate!
Instructions: Blend 2 ripe bananas, 1/2 cup raw organic honey and 1/2 cup olive oil until a pureed consistency. Apply from top of head to tips of hair and cover it with a shower cap for 10 minutes before washing it away thoroughly.
Ahhh a relaxing food soak sounds absolutely delightful for tired feet after a busy week at work.
Instructions: Blend together 1/4 cup of freshly squeezed lemon juice, 2 tbsp of olive oil, 1/4 cup of milk, 1/4 cup of water and a little bit of cinnamon. Apply mixture to your feet and soak them in water.
Remember your body is also fuelled from inside out, so grab a bottle of FP Juice for a weekly detox while you try these out DIYs. Go on, you deserve it!