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Wordy Wellness Wednesday :: The Egg White Facial Mask (Video) #WW

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I had never heard of the egg white facial until I saw my friends picture/post on FB.

FB is the news isn’t it! LOL!  I have found about so many things (good & bad) on social media first. Ok, that’s another post. 2013-09-11_08-51-13[1]My friend Yolanda, who is the creator of Seeing it Their Way posted this video one day and of course, I had to try it. She also has some great hair tutorials too! I have Hair Envy when it comes to her!! Love her BIG HAIR!

Benefits of an Egg White Mask:

1. It helps to tighten your pores (Wrinkle Prevention) – Soon after you apply this mask, your skin will start to feel tight as it dries. Some people believe its effects are similar to a short-term facelift. At the bare minimum, the egg whites tighten pores and remove dead skin cells.

2. It removes black heads – It was amazing to see my black & white heads on that mask once I pulled it off. It was like the eggs went deep into my pores and grabbed them out! If you do it right, meaning no talking after you apply it and let it dry all the way – you should be able to see the blackheads come out. It’s better than squeezing your nose, which I am guilty off.

3. Skin is less oily – Egg whites draw oil from the pores while tightening the skin. I don’t have oily skin so I really never noticed this benefit.

I also found out you can add a few strawberries too (mashed up of course). The strawberries act as an astringent and are great for oily skin. They are loaded with Salicylic Acid which is a great treatment for acne too. You can also had honey for a skin moisturizer.

Conclusion: I do this mainly on date/special event nights, because for me it’s serves as a mini natural face lift.

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    Trina - Baby Shopaholic
    September 18, 2013 at 1:58 pm

    This scared me! LOL! I love a good mask though!

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    Yolanda @Seeing It Their Way
    September 18, 2013 at 6:10 pm

    Next time I do it I will try mixing some honey with it! Thanks for the blog love B!!!

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    Lindsey, the Redhead Baby Mama
    September 18, 2013 at 6:56 pm

    So which do you like better, egg whites or sour cream? I think they seem to do different things, but I like the sound of the egg whites lifting… Hubs might find me pilfering eggs from the fridge.

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      Bernetta
      September 18, 2013 at 7:55 pm

      I like them both for different reasons.

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    Meghan @JaMonkey
    September 18, 2013 at 7:44 pm

    That is just weird…lol

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    Krystyn @ Really, Are You Serious?
    September 18, 2013 at 7:49 pm

    Interesting and weird..I don’t know if I could do it!

    You need to do a cookie dough facial!

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      Bernetta
      September 18, 2013 at 7:55 pm

      A cookie dough facial? Why?

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    Kita
    September 18, 2013 at 9:49 pm

    Interesting….I don’t put anything on my face but soap and water no chemicals or extra stuff. I have seen someone else do something with avocado before too

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    Lynn
    September 19, 2013 at 3:49 am

    Very Interesting…. Gurrrl, when I 1st came to this post I thought u was in surgery!!!!! Lawd help!!!!! I don’t use NOTHING on my face but water, witch hazel, and old school Vaseline! It worked for my Mama and her Mama and her Mamas Mama so I’m doing the same. 🙂

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    Karen
    September 20, 2013 at 9:26 pm

    I am so terrified of eggs that I can not imagine doing this facial. Sad but true! I can appreciate the benefits but I would probably pass out at the sight of the egg being cracked, lol! #truestory

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    Demetra
    September 23, 2013 at 2:05 am

    Love this, a mini face lift? wrinkle prevention? This is a great tip, I always have eggs in the fridge so it’s convenient too.

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    Katherine G
    September 29, 2013 at 1:22 am

    I love when you post things like this. I learn something new every time you do. I never knew about this i just might give it a try.

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