Mineral makeup is more than just a new beauty trend - it offers health benefits for skin as well. And now you can make it at home!
It's made of all natural, finely ground minerals from the earth, without many of the chemicals, dyes, and preservatives found in traditional makeup.
I have VERY sensitive skin, and have had trouble in the past with commercial makeup (even store-bought mineral makeup!) being too heavily fragrances, or containing irritants like bismuth oxychloride.
This formula eliminates classic irritants so that it's kinder to the skin.
Since it contains titanium dioxide which has anti-inflammatory properties, it also has a calming effect on the skin, particularly important if you suffer from inflammatory problems such as rosacea or acne.
AND I've added micronized zinc oxide to give it an SPF rating, helping to further protect skin from damage and wrinkles.
By making your own at home, you can control not only the purity of the ingredients you use, you can also create a custom color, matched exactly to your own skin tone!
Step 1: Materials
Some of these materials may seem hard to come by, but fret not! I was able to find most on Amazon. They even offer a starter kit with everything you need!
Whether you're having a Mineral Makeup Party and making a bunch with friends, or you're ready to make bigger batches, it's cheaper to buy in bulk. Here's what you'll want:
Makes approximately (3)-30 gram jars (3 oz)
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