Homemade Pumpkin Beauty Remedies as a Treat to Yourself

October 21, 2012

Beauty Remedies



In the Fall, certain seasonal fruits and vegetables can be beneficial for your health. For example, you can make a homemade anti-aging beauty remedy using fall fruits and vegetables that will help moisturize and nourish your skin.

Pumpkin is packed with anti-oxidants (A, C and Zinc) and is a perfect beauty remedies ingredient to make a cleansing and rejuvenating pumpkin facial mask that will make your skin glow.

Pumpkin is also rich in fiber and beta-carotene and is one of the best fall whole foods that you can use in natual beauty recipe and remedy to help keep your skin, face, and eyes healthy.

Homemade Pumpkin Beauty Remedies Facial Recipe

Natural Pumpkin Beauty Remedies Facial Mask Recipe

Anti-aging Beauty Recipe and Remedy Ingredients:

2 tbsp pumpkin puree

1 tbsp plain yogurt of olive oil

1/2 tsp raw honey


Mix all ingredients and apply to your neck and face.  After 10 minutes, rinse with warm water.

Homemade Pumpkin Scrub Beauty Recipe and Remedy

Pumpkin scrub ingredients:

  • 1/8 cup of pumpkin puree
  • 1/8 cup ground toasted pumpkin seeds
  • 3 tbsp Pumpkin seed oil
  • 1 ¼ cup mineral salt
  • ¼ tsp cinnamon and ground clove
  • Essential Oil – Mandarin Orange


  • Roast the pumpkin seeds at 350 for 20 minutes or until fragrant. Once seeds are cool, put them through a spice grinder or coffee grinder. Mix the salt, seeds, and spices in a bowl.
  • Alternate pumpkin pulp and oil one tablespoon at a time until you have reached the desired texture.
  • Keep in a tightly covered jar, and use your pumpkin scrub when you take your next shower.


Breathe, smile and be happy.

© Irina Wardas, HHC

Women’s Holistic Health Coach and Counselor



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