2 hrs 15 mins
Mint leaves are rich in iron. Menthol helps tighten skin pores. This toner whisks away oil, surface dirt and dead skin cells from your skin. From the book: Natural Beauty At Home by Janice Cox.
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- 1Put mint leaves in a heat resistant bowl.
- 2Pour 1 cup of boiling water over them.
- 3Allow to sit until completely cooled.
- 4Put the orange peel in another heat-resistant bowl.
- 5Pour the remaining boiling water over it.
- 6Let it sit until completely cooled.
- 7Take 1/4 cup of mint water, 1/4 cup of orange blossom water (available at any ethnic Indian grocery store and it's cheaper there than at a drug store/pharmacy) and 1 tbsp.
- 8of vodka or witch hazel, mix well and bottle in an airtight container.
- 9Apply to your skin using a clean cotton ball.
- 10You could use any remaining mint or orange water in a spray bottle as a freshener for skin and hair.
- 11Else, you could use this in your favourite cold cream recipe!
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Nutritional Facts for Fresh And Cool Feeling Provider Orange Mint Toner
Serving Size: 1 (621 g)
Servings Per Recipe: 1
- Amount Per Serving
- % Daily Value
- Calories 21.8
- Calories from Fat 0
- Total Fat 0.0 g
- Saturated Fat 0.0 g
- Cholesterol 0.0 mg
- Sodium 3.3 mg
- Total Carbohydrate 3.6 g
- Dietary Fiber 0.8 g
- Sugars 2.7 g
- Protein 0.3 g