While beer may be a popular alcoholic beverage it also has a lot beauty benefits (externally not internally) that you can add to your routine. Beer has been known to fight acne because of the yeast and works great on your hair too.
1. Beer Facial Mask
- 1/2 teaspoon beer
- 1 egg white
- 1 drop almond extract
Directions: Whisk it all together and keep. Wash your face with the face wash you prefer, pat dry, and apply mask directly on face. Let it dry — at this point your skin will feel very taut. When completely dry, wash your face with lukewarm water.
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2. Beer Rinse For Hair
- 1 oz. distilled water
- 1 oz. beer
- 2 teaspoon apple cider vinegar
- 7 drops lemon essential oil (or your favorite scent)
Directions: Shampoo and rinse hair as usual. Pour the beer mixture on your hair and work it through. Rinse with lukewarm, not hot, water. Do this once a month for healthy strands.
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3. Beer Bubble Bath
- Olive-oil based soap
- Beer (any preference)
Directions: Mix some soap with your favorite beer and add it to your running bath water. Soak in it for as little or as long as you like. It will leave your skin feeling soft and smooth.
4. Beer and Strawberry Face Scrub
- 2-3 strawberries
- Few drops of beer to make a paste
Directions: Mash the strawberries with a fork and add the beer until it makes a paste. Rub the paste over all of your face in a circular motion, and let it sit for about 15-20 minutes. Rinse the mixture off, and follow up with a toner and moisturizer.
5. Beer Conditioner
- 1 cup warm beer
- 1 tsp jojoba oil
Directions: Follow up your regular shampoo with this natural, non-greasy conditioner. The beer adds body while jojoba oil adds shine.
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