Once a week, we apply coconut, olive or almond oil to hair, massage it in for five minutes, leave on for 10, then shampoo.” Do it yourself—or get the restorative benefits by using an oil-infused product as part of your daily routine. Try Palmer’s Olive Oil Formula Replenishing Conditioner ($6, at drugstores), which can soothe and smooth stressed-out hair.
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To soften lips and give them a natural plumping effect, Patino says to open a vitamin E capsule and squeeze it into a saucer. Add a bit of sugar and a tiny dash of red pepper. Mix this into a paste and put it on an old toothbrush, which you can use to massage it into your lips. The end result is a pout that's full, lush, and ready to be smooched.
Egg yolks won't only make your hair softer, shinier, and healthier, but it helps you to grow it out long as well. Mix 2 egg yolks with 2 tbsp of olive oil, dilute the mixture by adding a cup of water, and then slowly and thoroughly massage this mask into your scalp. Give your hair and scalp 15 to 20 minutes to absorb all the needed nutrients and then rinse off.
To get long, thick, super soft hair: massage organic coconut oil in your hair 2-4 times a week (leave in 10-25 mins) wash out with shampoo. Do this until hair is growing and healthy (no split-ends) and reduce to 2-4 times a month. Works amazingly!!
To get your face ready for a special event, aesthetician Nina Patino recommends a two-step treatment that will give you radiant, glowing skin. Take 1 tablespoon of sour cream and 1 teaspoon of baking soda and mix them together. Massage the mix onto your face, neck, décolletage, and top of hands. Leave it on for a few minutes and then rinse with warm water. Then, take warm oatmeal, 1 teaspoon of olive oil, and an egg yolk, mix them all together and apply to clean skin, leaving on for 30 minute...
I will definitely be doing this!!! ...........massage organic coconut oil in your hair 2-4 times a week (leave in 10-25 mins) wash out with shampoo. Do this until hair is growing and healthy (no split-ends) and reduce to 2-4 times a month. Works amazingly!! But make sure it is VIRGIN coconut oil not hydrogenated!