A DIY Face Wash to Combat Holiday Stress

Megan Segura
This is one DIY project you'll want to do ASAP.

This is one DIY project you’ll want to try ASAP.

The holidays are supposed to be a time for rest and relaxation, but more often than not, they are stressful, time-consuming and completely exhausting. Dealing with that kind of holiday stress can wreak havoc on your skin and leave you a blotchy, broken out mess. To keep skin looking calm — despite the craziness in your life — try a DIY face wash that utilizes healthy ingredients.

Orgo founder and esthetician Rianna Loving shared her favorite recipe for a calming cleanser that will restore your skin’s natural glow:

Chamomile Honey Facial Wash
1/4 cup calendula or chamomile tea
1/4 cup jojoba oil or olive oil
1 tbsp honey
8 drops of essential oil (Try geranium, lavender, or roman chamomile)
8 drops of vitamin E oil
Squeeze of 1 fresh orange slice

Directions: Add all ingredients to a bowl and mix well. Pour into a clean bottle or jar with lid and keep out of the sun. Apply to face and gently wash with a warm wash cloth.

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