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Homemade Spa Recipes

Spa Recipes for Birthday Parties and Sleepovers - great for kids, tweens and teens. 

Make your own homemade spa treatments from these recipes including masks, facials, foot spa's and bath salts. 

These homemade spa recipes are perfect for our Spa Birthday Theme and Chocolate Spa Birthday Theme.  These homemade spa recipes are easy to make and most use items you have either around the house or in the refrigerator. 
Homemade spa treatments

Spa Banana Avocado Mask
Spa Yogurt Cucumber Parsley Facial Mask
Peach Tightening Facial Mask
Spa Chocolate Facial Mask
Frozen egg and honey facial mask
Sensitive Skin Cucumber Mask
Homemade Papaya Pumpkin Facial
Homemade Spa Relaxing Facial
Quick Cucumber Parsley Facial
Honey Oatmeal Facial Recipe
Quick Cucumber Spa Eye Soother
Oatmeal Hand Spa and Care Treatment
Spa Honey Lemon Sugar Scrub Recipe
Foot Spa Recipe

Lip Balm Recipe
Cuticles - 3 different spa recipes
Rainbow Fruity Bath Salts Homemade Recipe
Strip it Off! Pore Cleaning Strips Homemade Recipe

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  Spa Banana Avocado Mask
Nourishing and moisturizing homemade facial mask for dry skin

1/2 overripe banana, mashed
1/2 overripe avocado, mashed
2 tbsp plain yogurt (not nonfat) Combine ingredients and mix well. Apply to clean face and neck. Leave on for 20 to 30 min. Rinse with plenty of warm water.

Yogurt Cucumber Parsley Facial Mask
Homemade Spa recipe for a creamy facial mask that leaves your skin soft and refreshed.
1 Tbsp. plain yogurt
1 Tbsp. cucumber
1 Tbsp. parsley

Puree the cucumber and parsley finely and mix with the yogurt until smooth. Clean your face with a gentle Cleanser.
Cover your face with this creamy mask. This will rejuvenate your skin as it moistens. Leave the mask on for
approximately 15-20 minutes for best results.
Rinse with water. Follow with your favorite Moisturizer.

Peach Tightening Facial Mask
Facial mask made from peaches and egg whites that helps tighten your skin. Ingredients
1 ripe peach - peeled and pitted
1 egg white

Whip peach and egg white together in a blender until smooth. Gently pat mixture over face.
Leave on for 30 minutes. Rinse off with cool water.

Chocolate Facial Mask
Excellent moisturizer that leaves skin baby soft.
1/3 Cup Cocoa Powder
3 TBLS Heavy Cream
2 tsp Cottage Cheese
1/4 Cup Honey
3 tsp Oatmeal
Mix all ingredients together using a small blender.  Smooth onto face.  Relax for 10 minutes then rinse off with warm water. 

Frozen Egg & Honey Facial Mask
This homemade spa recipe is recommended for dry skin
1 egg
1/2 cup coconut oil, melted (but not hot)
1 tbs. honey
Beat the egg in a small bowl until frothy and well-mixed. Slowly add the liquid coconut oil and honey,
beating until your mask is the consistency of mayonnaise. Take an empty toilet tissue roll and set it on end in a clean bowl. Spoon mixture into the cardboard
toilet paper roll (or consider using an empty deodorant container). Place tube, in the bowl, in the freezer overnight.

To use, peel away just the top 1/4 inch of the cardboard roll and smooth the frozen stick over your face (think of it as a push up pop). Leave your mask on for 5 to 10 minutes, then rinse off with warm water.

Return the cream stick covered with plastic wrap and frozen between uses.

Particularly soothing on a sunburn. Keeps indefinitely in the freezer.

Sensitive Skin Cucumber Mask
This spa mask is perfect for sensitive skin.  Chill it in your fridge before use to make it especially soothing. Ingredients
1 Tablespoon Brewer’s Yeast
1 Tablespoon finely ground Oatmeal
1 Whole Cucumber
2 Tablespoons plain yogurt or sour cream

Directions Mix together the yeast and oats in a small bowl and set aside. Peel the cucumber and place it in a small food processor and process until only liquid remains. Add the yogurt and honey and process further to mix.
Add the brewer's yeast and oats to the cucumber/honey mixture and process to mix fully.
To use, apply to clean face and neck skin and leave on for anywhere from 15 minutes to a half hour. Rinse well and follow with toner and moisturizer.  

Relaxing Facial
Homemade Spa recipe for a creamy facial mask that leaves your skin soft and refreshed.

1 beaten egg (unclogs pores)
1 carrot (cooked and mashed)
1/2 cup heavy cream
1 avocado (peeled and mashed)
3 tbsp honey

Mix all the ingredients and apply to clean face and neck. After 15 minutes rinse with plenty of cool water.


Quick Cucumber Parsley Mask 
1 TBLS Plain Yogurt
1 TBLS Cucumber
1 TBLS Parsley

Puree the cucumber and parsley finely and mix with the yogurt until smooth. 
Cover your face with the mask.
The mask will rejuvenate your skin as it moistens it.  Leave mask on for 15 minutes for best results.  Rinse with water.  Mixture can not be stored - make fresh each time. 

Yogurt Oatmeal and Honey Mask

1/4 Cup Plain Yogurt or Buttermilk
1/2 Cup Oatmeal
2 TBLS Honey


Finely grind oatmeal in a food processor or blender.  Set aside.
In a small bowl mix together honey and yogurt.
Add Oatmeal.
Mix together until a smooth paste has formed.
Smooth over face and neck.  Leave on for 15 minutes.  Rinse with warm water.
Gentle enough to be used daily.

Quick Cucumber Eye Soother
2 wafer thin slices of cucumber
1 warm, damp, clean washcloth While using a facial (the quick cucumber parsley facial is great with this), place one cucumber slice over each eye.
Cover your eyes with a warm washcloth and relax for 10 minutes.

Oatmeal Hand Spa and Care Treatment
Gentle homemade hand scrub recipe that leaves your hands nourished and soft.
1 1/2 tsp lemon juice
2 tbsp oatmeal
1 tsp olive oil


Add the oatmeal to 1/4 cup water and let stand 10 minutes until oatmeal is softened.
Add 1 1/2 teaspoons lemon juice and 1/2 teaspoon olive oil to oatmeal and mix well. Rub mixture into your hands and let stand 1-2 minutes. Rinse with cool water and pat dry. Apply moisturizer to your hands and let it soak in 10-15 minutes.

Lip Balm Recipe
1/2 ounce beeswax beads 4 ounces sweet almond oil
1 teaspoon colored jojoba beads
2 teaspoons essential oil

Put the 4 ounces of sweet almond oil in glass measuring cup, add beeswax beads and jojoba beads and melt in microwave. Stir with spoon. Let it cool for a few minutes, then add essential oil. Pour into lip balm jars

Cuticles Apricot Oil-Lanolin Cuticle Cream  
1/2 tsp apricot kernel or emu oil
2 tsp lanolin
1 drop essential oil of your choice (optional)
Melt oils together, add essential oil, pour into jar or small pots and let set. To use, massage into cuticles.

Cuticle Softener

1 tsp. olive oil
1 tsp. vitamin E oil ts
1 tsp. olive oil
1 tsp. vitamin E oil Massage into nails and cuticles.

Rainbow Fruity Bath Salts

3 quarts of Epsom salts or course sea salt
3 envelopes unflavored unsweetened Kool-Aid powder – one each of three different colors.
3 to 4 drops of scented Essential Oils which compliment the flavors of Kool-Aid chosen – Orange Oil for orange
Kool-aid, Lavender Oil for Grape Kool-aid, etc.


Mix one envelope of Kool-aid to 1 quart salts in three separate bowls.
Add 3-4 drops of essential oils to each of the three bowls, in a scent which To use, add 1/2 to 1 cup salts per bath.

Foot Spa Recipe Foot Spa Recipe
Treat your feet to a soak in this milk and water mixture and follow it with the sugar scrub for incredibly soft feet.
7 Cups of Water> 7 Cups of Water
2 Cups of Milk
½ Cup Sugar
2 Tablespoons Lotion

Mix the water and milk and heat on stovetop or in the microwave. Put the milk mixture in large bowl and soak your feet in it for at least 10 minutes. Massage the sugar and lotion mixture in your feet to exfoliate. Rinse with clear water and pat dry. Apply some additional lotion to your soft feet.

Strip it off! Pore cleaning Strips
This recipe makes a pore cleaning strip which works just like those sold in drugstores.

1 Knox unflavored gelatin packet
1 1/2 Tablespoons
1 Knox unflavored gelatin packet
1 1/2 Tablespoons


Mix the two ingredients and microwave for 10 seconds until it is warm.  Using a clean cosmetic brush apply to nose and chin area.  Avoid the eye area.  Rinse of the cosmetic brush immediately.
Allow mixture to dry on nose and chin for 10 - 15 minutes.  The mix will dry and be quite stiff and form a film.
Peel off the film and little porcupine quills that used to be in your nose pores will appear. 

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