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DIY Moisturizing Face Mask by Dr. Sarah Villafranco

This DIY moisturizing face mask provides essential fatty acids (flax and cacao), a vitamin and mineral boost (banana and honey), an anti-inflammatory hit (turmeric) and a hydrating/firming effect (cacao and honey).
Keyword diy face mask
Prep Time 30 minutes
Cook Time 10 minutes


  • 3 teaspoons ground flax seeds
  • 2 teaspoons raw cacao powder
  • 2 teaspoons raw honey
  • 1/4 teaspoon turmeric powder
  • 1 bite-size piece banana


  • In a small bowl, combine the following ingredients well. Use a fork to make a paste, and allow the mixture to sit for 10 minutes.
    add all ingredients into a small bowl
  • After 10 minutes, apply the DIY beauty mixture to clean skin, and allow it to sit for 20 minutes. Dr. Sarah Villafranco adds, “Hopefully [you can wear this mask] while you meditate or listen to an inspiring podcast. If you have any mask leftover, you’ve got yourself a tasty little snack!”
    mix all ingredients until well incorporated
  • When you’re ready to rinse, you can either rinse with warm water over the sink or hop in the shower for a less messy process. Pat your skin dry and follow with your usual serum or moisturizer.