Pamper Moms with These DIY Home Recipes

Being a mom is not an easy task. This is one of the hardest job ever. With this job a lot of things are involved in general either physically, mentally or emotionally. Also as a mother, you have to make sure you’re doing the right thing because you also want to make your children grow the right way. Thus, this entails a lot of efforts in guiding them from their infant to adult stage. With all of these big responsibilities in the family, all moms should also be given the best time to pamper themselves every week to help them gain energy and be freshen up.

Here are some suggested DIY home recipes for relaxation:

Relaxing Milk Bath – One suggested milk bath is the Cleopatra Milk Bath has been very famous because this is her best secret relaxation recipe using the common ingredients that you can see in your kitchen.


    • 1 peel of orange
    • 1 tbsp. of dried mint
    • 1 tbsp. dried rosemary
    • 1 9 oz. dried milk box
    • 2 cups of boiling water


Pour the boiling water over the dried rosemary, dried mint and orange peel. Allow it to steep until cool. Then, strain the liquid and mix in the dried milk.

How to use? Pour in your homemade milk bath into your tub with the running water. Soak in the tub for 15-30 minutes to relax your body and feel the solution deeply absorbed into your skin. Rinse off the milk into your whole body well and apply a natural almond or sesame oil into your skin.

Pumpkin Facial Mask – This is a recipe from Vogue by facialist Chanel Janae of Santa Monica. As according to her, pumpkin is rich in antioxidants and natural exfoliating acids. Pamper yourself with this homemade recipe designated for all skin types to help rejuvenate your skin to look more youthful and radiant.


    • ½ cup fresh pumpkin pulp
    • 2 eggs
    • 2 tsp. almond milk – for dry & combination skin type
    • 1 tsp. honey – for dry skin type
    • 2 tsp. apple cider vinegar or cranberry juice – for oily skin


Purée the fresh pumpkin pulp into a thick paste. Add the egg (this acts as a binder). If your skin is dry, stir in a splash of omega-rich almond milk and the honey. For oilier complexions, instead stir in apple cider vinegar or cranberry juice. Mix well. Apply the mask, leaving it on for 15-20 minutes, depending on your skin sensitivity. Rinse with cool water and moisturize as usual.

With those relaxing DIY homemade recipe mentioned above, surely moms out there would surely love to try even just once every week. I recommend you do it every weekend that you can peacefully relax at the comfort of your home. You don’t have to spend a lot going to the salon or spa when all of the ingredients are just in your kitchen. All moms can now enjoy that fresh and youthful feeling at home.