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If your skin type is oily or if you're looking to accentuate your springtime glow, you're in luck! This hibiscus mask is perfect for soaking up excess oil and giving your skin a brighter, tighter appearance. Rice flour is effective at balancing oily skin and removing shine without over-drying. The rich pigment and antioxidant concentration of hibiscus will brighten and tone your face. Don't worry - it won't stain your skin!
BRIGHTENING HIBISCUS MASK
WHAT YOU'LL NEED
- 2 tsp hibiscus tea/florets
- 1 tbsp brown rice flour
- 1 tsp aloe vera gel
- 1 tsp yogurt
- 1 tsp water
WHAT TO DO
In a grinder or food processor, grind the hibiscus leaves or florets down to a fine powder. Combine the ground hibiscus with the brown rice flour. Add the aloe vera gel, yogurt, and water to this mixture to create a thick paste.
Use a clean spatula or brush to apply an even layer of the mixture to clean, dry skin. Let the mask dry for at least 15 minutes before rinsing it off with warm water. Finish with your favorite moisturizer!