This just in: The most surprising and awesome way to use the autumnal gourd is—drumroll, please—on your face. Yep, it turns out that vitamin-packed pumpkin can actually give you brighter, smoother skin. Who knew? Here’s how to make a DIY pumpkin face mask that’s good enough to eat.
What You Need:
- ½ cup pumpkin puree
- ½ cup sweet potato puree
- ½ cup Greek yogurt
- 1 tablespoon honey
Step 1: In a small bowl, mix together the pumpkin, sweet potato, yogurt, honey and a pinch of cinnamon.
Step 2: Stir until smooth and combined.
Step 3: Spread on your face and let sit for three to five minutes before eating the rest washing it off.
Additional Reporting by Abby Hepworth