Due to its amazing qualities (protein, vitamin and anti-oxidant rich), this amaranth beauty mask has anti-wrinkle qualities, and it is soothing for irritated skin and also for sun burn. It could also benefit skin cancer due to the components chosen. Please see all the health benefits and nutriments found in amaranth (click on the green link).
Ingredients: 1/4 cup amaranth flour, 3 oz. aloe vera gel, 3 oz. yogurt of choice (coconut, soy or dairy), 3 drops mandarin essential oil, 3 drops rose essential oil, 2 drops mimosa oil, 2 drops vitamin E
Preparation: using a blender mix well all the ingredients.
Use: apply on clean face and massage it in with circular motion. Let it stay on the face for 15 minutes, then rinse well and apply a proper eco (preferably homemade) toner.
Please enjoy an amaranth food recipe as well!