I call this the ultimate avocado face mask because it smooths and moisturizes, fights wrinkles, combats acne, and exfoliates… Oh yeah, and it smells (and probably tastes) good, too!
Let’s get right to it!
Here’s what you’ll need:
1 ripe organic avocado (contains vitamins A, D, and E and has moisturizing and healing properties)
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