Try them together to get the full benefits!
When used together, these
two treatments will exfoliate, tone, and nourish your skin with natural
vitamins and nutrients that can only be found in fresh wholesome
ingredients. Here are our recommendations for a satisfying spa
experience at home...
the mood by finding a space in the house where you will enjoy an
uninterrupted hour. Add your favorite things to the room like candles,
soft music, glass of water w/Lemon, etc..). If your space is the
bathroom, make sure to have your soft towels and wash cloth ready.
If you will
be taking a bath, fill the bath with nice warm water and your favorite
Bring everything into your special room on a tray for ease of use (and
cleanup). Include your fresh ingredients, a paring knife to open the fruit,
a spoon to remove the pulp, a fork to
mash the fruit and for stirring, 3 small dishes (two for the final
formulas and one to separate the egg white into), a small strainer, a
measuring cup, and a teaspoon. Three important additions for
making a well rounded spa treatment will be an all-natural cleanser
and moisturizer, and a hydrosol.
Fill the measuring cup with
a 1/2 cup of warm tap water, or other type of warmed water. Add your 2 tablespoons of
Oats to begin the making of your
SharAmbrosia Avocado Masque. Set aside to let it soak for 20-30
you're taking a bath, this would be the time get in and cleanse
your face. Massage the cleanser on face, neck, chest, shoulders, arms and
lower legs and feet.
washcloth in the warm water and gently remove cleanser.
and repeat above two steps on the rest of the body.
Follow the directions for the SharAmbrosia
Mango Scrub (below). This is great for face, body or both.
gentle hydrosol such as Lavender or Chamomile would feel and smell
great at this point. Apply some to a cotton ball and massage the
skin with it to remove any excess Scrub.
Finish making your SharAmbrosia Avocado
Masque, and massage it into the skin.
Continue massaging and reapplying for 10-20 minutes. Either
drain the bath at this point while you stand and it treats the entire
body, or use the masque just on the face, neck, chest, etc.. while you
remain lounging in the tub. When it's time to remove the masque, use
a warm washcloth to gently remove the excess.
would be a great time to enjoy a shower to wash hair and make sure you're
clean all over. Then finish with a cool rinse. This step
takes some getting used to. Start with the hair and scalp, then the
face, and if you're so bold, next the body. This final step of your
shower really tightens the pores and makes you feel refreshed.
feel that you need a moisturizer, this is when you'll want to apply
it gently into the skin. And whether you use a moisturizer or not,
a lovely spritz of your hydrosol before and after will feel so
- SharAmbrosia Mango Scrub -
Mash the Mango
very well with a fork. Stir in the Honey, then add the Almond
meal. You should have a workable paste that you can spread and
massage on a freshly cleansed skin. Be especially gentle on
the face. You'll receive the enzymatic action of the Mango as
well as the manual exfoliation of the Almond Meal. So this is
a powerful exfoliation treatment. The Honey acts as a mild
buffer and humectant. After massaging for 5-10 minutes, gently
remove with a warm washcloth.
This is the
perfect 'before' treatment to the
SharAmbrosia Avocado Masque. Otherwise,
apply your moisturizer.
- SharAmbrosia Avocado Masque -
1/4 Avocado (1.05 oz)
1/2 cup water
2 teaspoons Oats
1 Egg yolk
Add 1/2 cup hot
water (not boiling) to measuring cup. Add Oats and let them
sit in the water for 20-30 minutes (this is a good time to cleanse
your skin and give yourself an exfoliating treatment). After
the Oats have softened, mash the Avocado very well with a fork.
Stir and press the Oats in the measuring cup, then strain two
teaspoons of the Oat water into the mashed Avocado. Stir them
together. Separate an Egg, and add just the yolk to the
mixture. Stir well. Apply this mixture to either your
face, or face and body for a nourishing and softening mask
treatment. Don't let it dry completely, just keep applying and
massaging for about 10-20 minutes. Gently remove with a warm
wash cloth, then add your favorite all-natural moisturizer.
This is the
perfect 'after' treatment to the
SharAmbrosia Mango Scrub. Otherwise, use on a freshly
These all-natural beauty recipes are for your own personal use. They
may not be copied or re-written to be used in any other way unless you
receive our express written permission. For information on how you can
give this treatment in your spa or salon, or to receive permission to
use these recipes in any other way than your own personal use, please
send us an email:
important to note that while all of these recipes contain
natural ingredients, even natural ingredients can cause
allergic reactions in some individuals. It is imperative
that you test any substance on a small area of skin
(preferably on the inner arm area) before using in the
recommended way. If any redness, swelling or sensitivity
occurs within 20-30 minutes, discontinue use immediately and
remove the substance well. Please contact your physician
if you experience any serious complications.
Please be advised that you are using these beauty recipes at
your own risk. SharAmbrosia cannot be held liable for
any reaction that you encounter while using any of these
beauty recipes. None of these formulations are meant to
treat or diagnose any medical condition. The information
on this page has not been evaluated by the FDA.
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