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Homemade Face Powder | Essential Homestead

Making your own homemade face powder is super simple.   With just a few all natural and clean ingredients, you can have your own makeup in a matter of minutes.
homemade face powder
If you are already making your own non toxic cleaning or hygiene supplies, this may sound like fun.  If you are new to the non toxic lifestyle, you might ask, “Why would I put arrowroot powder on my face?”  Many commercial cosmetics are full of chemicals, even carcinogenic.  Those that aren’t can be costly.

Homemade Face Powder



  1. Mix all ingredients
  2. Add more tint of cinnamon, cocoa, ginger or nutmeg based on your skin color.  If your skin has pink or red undertones, use cinnamon.  If brown undertones, use cocoa or nutmeg.

Essential oils are great for the skin.  Some are good for oily skin, dry, aging or acne prone skin.
Oils good for Oily/Acne Skin

Oils for Dry/Aging Skin

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If you are interested in looking for more recipes, then make sure to check out the recipe section on Amazon. There are a ton of recipe books that are sure to catch your eye.