Herbal Facial Steam

After the herbal wash, prepare an herbal facial steam and get ready to relax.

8 tablespoons of a combination of any of the following herbs:  mint leaves, chamomile flowers, rose petals, scented geranium leaves, lemon verbena, lemon balm, lemon grass, thyme, sage eucalyptus, bergamot, jasmine, gardenia or honeysuckle flowers.

1  quart boiling water

Simmer herbs in a covered glass quart of water. After 10 minutes, uncover your herbal facial and cover your head with a towel to catch the steam. Steam your face and 5 minutes to remove any impurities.

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Simple Herbal Wash

Use this simple herbal wash to clean your face.

1/2   cup chamomile or lavender flowers

1/2   cup crushed fennel seeds

2      cups boiled water

Infuse chamomile or lavender flowers and fennel seeds in boiled water. Steep 20 minutes, strain and splash on your face.