Plan a kid spa night: 3 Easy DIY Beauty Treatments you can whip up at home!

These final summer days are fleeting and offer the perfect opportunity to stay up late with your kidlets and marinate in their love for you while also keeping them entertained!  Erika Katz, beauty expert and author of Bonding Over Beauty,who knows how hard it is to keep kids occupied during the last days of summer shares 3 easy DIY beauty treatments that will turn any summer night into a FUN NIGHT!

3 Easy DIY Beauty Treatments

A fun idea is to do some great D.I.Y. beauty recipes to keep them cool,exfoliated and more. Try these fun and easy beauty recipes at a birthday party or slumber party and let the bonding begin!

#1 Green Tea Grapefruit
1/4 cup green tea at room temperature
1/4 cup witch hazel
1/4 cup grapefruit juice, fresh or bottled

Directions: Combine all ingredients and store in the fridge in a spritz bottle.
Spray on face and body for a cool mist!

#2 Fruity Lip Balm
1/2 cup vegetable shortening
1 scoop powdered drink mix in your favorite flavor  Use a few different flavors to make gifts for friends.
Directions: Combine all ingredients and store in a cute plastic container.This can be a fun activity for a birthday party or slumber party.

#3 Mango Hand Scrub
1 tablespoon pureed mango
1 tablespoon honey
1 tablespoon sugar
1 tablespoon olive oil
Combine all ingredients and put in a small jar.
This hand scrub and is great to do for a slumber party as well or with your daughter’s friends.
For more D.I.Y. tips from Erika or to learn more about Bonding Over Beauty, please visit
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  1. says

    These are very helpful Do It Yourself beauty treatments. These beauty recipes are very easy to prepare as the ingredients are available at home. Green Tea Grapefruit really assists in keeping face and body cool. This type of Fruity Lip Balm is fun to make and use it when needed without side effects. Mango Hand Scrub is easy to prepare from home ingredients.

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