Sweet Summer with Wonderful Watermelon
Thought watermelon was just a snack? Silly girl, here are some fantastic uses for this pretty, pink fruit that you never thought to try!
A soother for sunburnt skin
For an alternative to the ol’ Aloe Vera, soak a cotton pad with the juice of a cold watermelon and apply to you burns. Let it soak in for about 15 minutes then rinse with cool water.
A moisturising lotion
Mix a teaspoon of plain Greek yoghurt and a teaspoon of watermelon juice. Apply as a face and neck mask for ten minutes, then rinse.
A dry skin treatment
Mix one teaspoon of organic honey with one teaspoon of watermelon juice. Apply to your face, letting it soak for 20 minutes before rinsing with warm water.
An anti-aging cream
Mix a teaspoon of mashed avocado and a teaspoon of watermelon juice. Apply to your face, letting it soak for 20 minutes. Rinse with warm water.
A blemish treatment
Mix a teaspoon of mashed banana with a teaspoon of watermelon. Apply for your face and let it sit for 15 minutes then rinse with warm water.
I don’t need to tell you what to do with the rest while you’re waiting, do I?