Treat yourself: 3 skin care routines to try at home

Salons and spas are closed, but that doesn’t mean your skin care routine has to suffer.

News 12 Staff

Apr 30, 2020, 1:11 PM

Updated 1,537 days ago

Share:


Salons and spas are closed, but that doesn’t mean your skin care routine has to suffer during the pandemic.
News 12’s Prashanti Musapet spoke with beauty expert Erica Cerpa, of EC Beauty Studio, for some at-home skin care hacks that anyone can do.
Cold Spoon Facial
What you need: 2 large spoons, a bowl, water and ice
How you do it: Place the spoons in the bowl of ice cold water, place on your face to lift and contour.
Reduce Puffy Eyes
What you need: Egg white, tablespoon of witch hazel, teaspoon of water
How you do it: Mix the ingredients with your finger. Apply under your eyes.

Homemade Body Scrub
What you need: Cup of regular sugar, oils (any you have at home)
How you do it: Whip up the combination of sugar and oils, bottle it in a jar and use three times a week.

Cerpa adds that one of the best ways to ensure you look and feel your best is sleep.
Follow Cerpa on Instagram here.
MORE: Life at Home Resources

Your Coronavirus Photos
undefined
 


More from News 12
1:33
‘People need heat relief.’ Paterson opens cooling centers as temps rise around NJ

‘People need heat relief.’ Paterson opens cooling centers as temps rise around NJ

2:28
HEAT ALERT: Excessive heat warning extended through Wednesday as temps rise

HEAT ALERT: Excessive heat warning extended through Wednesday as temps rise

7:10
Trump picks Sen. JD Vance of Ohio, a once-fierce critic turned loyal ally, as his GOP running mate

Trump picks Sen. JD Vance of Ohio, a once-fierce critic turned loyal ally, as his GOP running mate

Spokesperson: Rep. Bill Pascrell checks into hospital for fever

Spokesperson: Rep. Bill Pascrell checks into hospital for fever

2:55
Jury finishes 2nd day of deliberations without a verdict at Sen. Bob Menendez's bribery trial

Jury finishes 2nd day of deliberations without a verdict at Sen. Bob Menendez's bribery trial

0:19
Jersey City police officers promoted during Monday ceremony

Jersey City police officers promoted during Monday ceremony

1:34
Vacant building fire in Plainfield causes roof collapse; investigation underway

Vacant building fire in Plainfield causes roof collapse; investigation underway

1:18
Going for gold: A look at some New Jersey athletes heading to the Paris Olympic Games

Going for gold: A look at some New Jersey athletes heading to the Paris Olympic Games

0:28
Mays Landing man pleads guilty to murdering his mother

Mays Landing man pleads guilty to murdering his mother

2:04
Route 15 temporary bridge in Jefferson opens earlier than expected

Route 15 temporary bridge in Jefferson opens earlier than expected

0:28
Woman jumps out of window in Franklin Township to avoid being struck by bullets

Woman jumps out of window in Franklin Township to avoid being struck by bullets

2:14
Don't be caught in the dark: Are you ready to power through hurricane season?

Don't be caught in the dark: Are you ready to power through hurricane season?

0:48
NJ Attorney General’s Office releases video of fatal South Brunswick motel standoff with NYC suspect

NJ Attorney General’s Office releases video of fatal South Brunswick motel standoff with NYC suspect

3:30
Trump heads to convention as authorities investigate motive, security in assassination attempt

Trump heads to convention as authorities investigate motive, security in assassination attempt

0:23
Newark official: 5 men stabbed in Ironbound neighborhood

Newark official: 5 men stabbed in Ironbound neighborhood

1:17
NJ American Water issues mandatory water restrictions for parts of Ocean, Monmouth counties

NJ American Water issues mandatory water restrictions for parts of Ocean, Monmouth counties

3:04
Made in New Jersey: For nearly 150 years, Serratelli Hat Company in Newark has served the hat industry

Made in New Jersey: For nearly 150 years, Serratelli Hat Company in Newark has served the hat industry

0:24
Fire officials: 2 people trapped inside car after hitting parked trucks at Cherry Hill rest stop

Fire officials: 2 people trapped inside car after hitting parked trucks at Cherry Hill rest stop

1:59
Trump supporters at Bedminster golf course call for unity in aftermath of attempted assassination

Trump supporters at Bedminster golf course call for unity in aftermath of attempted assassination

2:07
A look back at US political violence that changed history

A look back at US political violence that changed history