More DIY stuff to share- this time beauty related. I’ve always been prey to face masks, particularly the peel off or wash-off thick masque type.

image credit to michelle phan 

The idea of making your own face mask at home using easily accessible ingredients/products is really exciting!
Here are a couple of face masks/body detoxes that you can easily make within the comforts of your own home, using products/ingredients that can be easily purchased, such as yogurt, banana, cucumbers, eggs, avocado, honey, milk etc.

For beginners, it's best to start with the easy peasy cleansing DIY Avocado banana face mask  from myjetonline. Steps are straightforward and you can't go wrong! 

Comprehensive step by step tutorial and instructions for a pumpkin face mask, also consisting of almonds, yoghurt, honey and olive oil by makeup guru Michelle Phan 

BrunchatSAKs has also shared a couple of dumnmy-proof DIY masks, with some of them using interesting ingredients such as lavender and papaya: 

Ecobeautysecrets also shares with readers here a face mask made with lemon, yogurt and matcha green tea, that promises to brighten your skin tone and get rid of those pesky acne scars. 

Foodpluswords has an awesome recipe with step-by-step photos and instructions to guide you to make your own DIY orange moisturizing mask. Oranges are full of vitamin C goodness, so expect the mask to enhance your skin's texture, keeping it soft and radiant! 

One of my favourite style/beauty sites, Refinery29 has the honour of interviewing the ehteral beauty, Liv Tyler, to get look into her tips and secrets to her beautiful, flawless porcelain skin. Apparently it can be easily achieved with a homemade DIY detox bath. Get the dig here

A couple more here as well from Bite sized wellness, and a very comprehensive post here from beauty about shares a few receipes for face masks based on your skin type e.g. oily, combination, dry etc, and also masks for your hair as well! 
Girl's guide also has a quick guide to creating DIY face masks suited for your skin type here

For all Skin Types: Egg White and Yogurt
For Dry Skin: Avocado, Honey and Cucumber
For Oily Skin: Banana and Honey
For Acne-Prone Skin: Strawberries and Sour Cream

I'm feeling incredibly inspired after reading all these recipes, and can't wait to try a couple over the weekend. Now, to take it the next level and install a bathtub for a bubble bath scrub/detox…