DIY Lemongrass Facial Steam

DIY Lemongrass Facial Steam
Beauty

Facial steams are an easy way to clean out your pores and replace dead skin cells. Normally, I would recommend sitting in the sauna for a period of time everyday, but since some of us are unable to do that, an at home steam facial will just have to do.

Not like it’s a huge burden or anything anyway, who doesn’t love a good at home beauty treatment? Maybe it’s just me, but for as long as I could remember, a good at home beauty treatment has always been my go-to Sunday Funday activity of choice.

Today I’m going to share a new at-home facial steam I’ve recently stumbled upon, and I can’t get enough of it. For this treatment you’ll need:

-40g fresh or 15g dried Chamomile flowers

-40g fresh Lemongrass, finely chopped

-1 pot boiling water

-1 large bowl

Infuse the herbs in the oiling water and let stand for 30 minutes. Strain the mixture and reheat the herb infusion before you pour it into the large bowl. Drape a towel over your head (make sure your hair is pulled back from your face) and inhale the steam for 30 seconds, or until you can’t stand the heat anymore.

Repeat this process 2-3 times for maximum results. I guarantee you’ll feel refreshed and relaxed!

Ally | Elite.

Share Tweet
React
Like Us On Facebook
Like Us On Facebook

Ally Batista

Ally is a preppy tomboy who loves all things football and fashion. She's a housewife in training and is known as the highly opinionated, and sometimes rude, first woman of Elite Daily. Be prepared to always be caught off guard.

More In Beauty

Women Katie Gonzalez

This Is How Women Would Actually React To The Dove Beauty Experiment (Video)

Despite Dove’s best efforts with its “True Beauty” campaign to highlight women’s strengths, the company has found itself often-criticized for ads that first show how women are insecure and sometimes superficial creatures. The comedy troupe Above Average has decided to take a funny spin on Dove’s difficulty connecting with women with a spoof that highlights how […]

Women Laura Argintar

Bikini Bodies: Why Feeling Good In Your Bathing Suit Is Half The Battle

I, like every other bagel-addicted woman, have a complicated relationship with summertime. Or more specifically, the parts in which we prance around practically naked with nowhere to hide. Those moments especially suck. But what’s even more anxiety-provoking than the actual swimsuit part is the slow build up to bikini season. The few months leading up […]

Women Katie Gonzalez

The Differences Between The Unedited And Photoshopped Lady Gaga Versace Photos Are Unbelievable

Jezebel continues to take the cake as expert Photoshop spotters, and we continue to be preoccupied with already-skinny stars having themselves virtually nipped and tucked. The site just posted four untouched photos of Lady Gaga posing for Versace’s Spring 2014 campaign, and has dissected every point where the original photos differ from the final, publicized […]

Also On Elite

Women

The SWAG Pill Is Everything Wrong With The Sexual Culture Of America

This country has gone to sh*t apparently, with the release of a sex supplement called S.W.A.G. — the not-so-smart acronym for “Sex With A Grudge.” Sold in certain New York bodegas, this little white pill alleges that consumers will be empowered to “hurt it” and “kill it” — “it” being the woman the guy in […]