Sister & Co. beauty: spirulina restorative face mask

 

 Spirulina is a microscopic freshwater plant and an amazing green superfood. It is one of the richest and most complete source of nutrition available being exceptionally high in protein (it contains 300% more protein than fish and meat…), iron, anti-oxidants and chlorophyl. 

Spirulina is also great for your skin with its high content of vitamin A, vitamin B-12, vitamin E, calcium, iron and phosphorus – all of which the skin loves.  Like coconut oil, spirulina powder is antibacterial and anti-ageing, and the two ingredients combined in this mask make a noticeable difference to the condition of your skin.

All you need:

1 tsp spirulina powder
2 tbsp extra virgin coconut oil
a dash of water

All you need to do:

Simply mix the powder, coconut oil and water into a paste in a small bowl. Apply to your face and neck, leave for about 20 minutes, t

 

hen rinse off with a warm facecloth. Just an advance warning – the mask is bright green…

*You can also mix spirulina powder into our recipe for brown sugar and coconut face scrub. 



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