Everyone knows the mandatory Valentine-mate is chocolate! The dark, delicious Valentine staple isn’t only for snacking, try a detoxiyfing facial mask, or sprinkle cocoa powder in your lotion for a bronzed glow.
Click through for four easy ways to pamper yourself with the sweet stuff!
Chocolate is an amazing detoxifier, combine that with silky coconut milk and soothing honey for a sweet facial mask. Paint on a ready made mask like this one from FarmHouse Fresh, or whip up your own DIY mask.
DIY Chocolate Mask
- 2 bars of dark chocolate
- 1/2 heavy cream or coconut milk
- 1 tsp honey
Add the heavy cream and honey to slightly melted and cooled dark chocolate and mix until smooth.
Use a fan brush to paint on the mixture.
Leave on for 20 minutes and then remove with a warm washcloth to reveal radiant skin.
Photo Credit: The Nibble
Work chocolate into your makeup routine with Too Faced Chocolate Soleil Bronzer. Swipe on this matte bronzing powder made with real cocoa powder to add a sun-kissed glow to your face. The bronzer smells just like yummy chocolate!
Get a quick bronzed glow to your body by adding cocoa powder to your favorite body lotion. For an extra glow, add some shimmer to the mixture and swipe that down the middle of the leg.