It’s officially pumpkin season at MiraBelle Spa! Autumn indulgences such as pumpkin pie and pumpkin spice lattes aren’t the only delights we seek during this time of year— Did you know that pumpkin has huge benefits for your skin as well?
This seasonal staple is filled with antioxidants such as Vitamin C, Vitamin A, Vitamin E and beta-carotene to fight free radicals and fine lines. Often used as a topical treatment, it’s alpha-hydroxy acids naturally brighten your complexion and leave your skin with a youthful shine. When it comes to utilizing pumpkin as skincare, our go-to product is the Pumpkin Enzyme Mask from Revision! Compiled with naturally-derived pumpkin enzymes, micro-exfoliating powders and Brazilian clay, this dual action scrubbing mask will leave you with a refreshing and hydrating glow. We recommend using this product weekly to remove dead skin cells and detoxify impurities due to harsh environmental stressors.
Looking for other ways to incorporate pumpkin into your fall festivities? We found the most delicious and easy recipe for savory pumpkin hummus!
- 1 can chickpeas
- 1 cup pumpkin puree or roasted pumpkin
- 1 teaspoon salt
- ½ teaspoon chili powder
- ½ teaspoon ground cumin
- 1 tablespoon extra virgin olive oil
- 2 tablespoons tahini
- 2 tablespoons lemon juice
- 3 cloves garlic
Combine and serve with your favorite vegetables or pita chips! Happy fall, y’all!