Hate when the cold, windy autumn weather turns your hair and skin into a dry, dull mess? Put an end to it the cycle! Turn your bathroom into a luxurious spa with these DIY spa treatments that will keep your mind and body glowing this fall. These treatments are easy to put together and odds are that you'll find most of the ingredients in your kitchen!
Pumpkin is full of vitamins and antioxidants so it's not surprising that it is used in many spa treatments this time of year. One of our favorites is this DIY Pumpkin Enzyme Face Mask from Sarah Sarna. The combination of yogurt, honey, and pumpkin boosts hydration and will have your skin looking radiant in no time. The only question is will you tell your friends the truth about what new spa you started going to?
Swap the expensive hair treatments in favor of simple, more natural remedies for brittle fall hair, like this amazing DIY Autumn Cinnamon, Honey & Olive Oil Hair Mask recipe from Made Peachy. Not only does it smell fantastic, it promotes hair growth and immediately make your hair look softer and shinier.
The Pumpkin Spice Bath Blend recipe from The Herbal Healing Mama is so simple yet so soothing you'll be amazed! It's a great way to relax before and after the big Thanksgiving weekend while detoxing and relieving muscle pain. Like many of these recipes, a mason jar of this would be a great hostess or teacher gift!
Need to freshen up your complexion for Thanksgiving? Exfoliate with this Simple Skin Saver Shower Smoothie spa treatment from She Knows. It's great for all skin types and will help your circulation and remove impurities, leaving skin soft and luminous.
After that intense Shower Smoothie scrub, give your skin some nourishing TLC with this Pumpkin Spice Whipped Body Butter recipe from This Roller Coaster Called Life. It's healing ingredients have anti-aging properties that will soften and moisturize dry autumn skin. If you need a break from pumpkin-scented everything, spice things up with this simple Orange Coconut Whipped Body Butter from Hello Natural. It has many of the same healing attributes as its pumpkin counterpart. If you don't have orange essential oil on hand, try substituting fresh squeezed orange juice. Although citrus feels like summer, it's actually in season during the fall and winter months!
If cold, windy weather makes your face oily and acne-prone, we have an all natural remedy for you: this DIY Cranberry Toner from Elle Sees. In this easy mixture, cranberry juice and witch hazel brightens skin with anti-aging antioxidants, all while protecting skin from the bacteria that leads to breakouts. Who needs an expensive facial when you can have a relaxing DIY spa day in your own bathroom?!
Don't think your small bathroom is big enough to turn into a spa? Click here to learn how upgrading your shower rod can transform your tiny space into a luxuriously large shower with a roomier bathroom!
How do you care for your skin in cold, windy weather? Do you have any other DIY spa treatments for fall that won't break the bank? Tell us what you think in the comments section below or join the conversation social media!