Winter Face Steam for Dry Skin

Beauty Benefits of Steaming - Dry Winter Skin Recipe from blossom jar skincare

Chilly winters call for warm and soothing beauty treatments. Leaning over a steaming bowl of herb-infused water is one of the simplest and most effective ways to care for skin during this change in the seasons. We’ve praised the benefits of steaming before as a gentle way of opening pores and cleansing toxins, but during the drying winter months … [Read more...]

A DIY Green Tea, Lavender and Mint Facial Steam Recipe

blossom jar DIY Face Steam Recipe - Green Tea, Lavender and Mint

The Romans and Greeks were the first to embrace the ancient ritual of steam baths, and many other cultures went on to adopt their practice. In Russia, the banya (or sauna) is the equivalent. There are many Russian proverbs about the beauty benefits of a steam bath, but one of my favorites is: “The day you spend in the banya is the day you do not … [Read more...]