DIY Workshop for 2 natural skincare products
- Vitamin E day cream
- Wild Turmeric Face & Body scrub.
Vitamin E day cream has a base of pure natural aloe Vera gel which is paradoxically good for both dry and oily skin. The added Vitamin E enhances its antioxidant properties.
The wild turmeric Face & Body scrub is a gentle exfoliator with almond flour base, natural turmeric, coconut oil, honey and essential oils. All these ingredients are excellent to rejuvenate your skin, and the longer you can leave it on before washing off the better it is.
SCRUB – Almond flour, Wild turmeric powder, Virgin coconut oil, honey, fragrant Essential oil, glass container.
- 1 cup almond flour
- 2 tbsp wild turmeric powder (Temulawak)
- 3 tbsp honey
- 3 tbsp coconut oil
- few drops essential oil (optional)
Method: Mix dry ingredients well followed by wet and last add essential oil. Consistency should be like cookie dough. Apply scrub on wet body leave for a few minutes and rinse off with water. No soap needed. Pat body dry with a towel.
- 150gm aloe Vera gel
- 1000 IU vitamin E
- 4 drops essential oil (optional)
- 1 glass container.
Method: Mix well till the gel turns milky and opaque. Use on face after washing.
About Rita Srivastava:
Rita Srivastava a green thinker and advocate. She says ‘Separation of household waste, elimination of plastic, straw and Styrofoam, reduction of paper use, compost making, finding natural products for everyday use – these activities make me happiest. Being in Jakarta is specially challenging and there is so much work that can be done here.’
From separation of household waste, elimination of plastic, straw and styrofoam, reduction of paper use, compost making, finding natural products for everyday use – Rita has setup signposts to living a eco friendly life.