Pumpkin-flavored spa treatments

October 29, 2009 4:45:55 PM PDT
Pumpkin coffee-scrub and pumpkin-pie face mask. Luminous spa treatments you can do at home with fall decor items you already have.

DIY Home Spa Treatemts:

  • Pumpkin-Coffee Scrub
  • ½ cup cooked or canned pumpkin
  • ¼ cup brown sugar
  • ¼ cup coffee grounds
  • ¼ teaspoon ground nutmeg
Combine together and apply to body.

    Pumpkin Pie Mask
  • 2 teaspoons canned or cooked and mashed pumpkin
  • ½ teaspoon honey
  • 1 teasppon milk (or whip cream for drier skin)
  • ½ teaspoon cinnamon
Combine together and apply to face.

How to cook the pumpkin (if using fresh instead of canned): Slice the pumkin in quarters and remove the seeds and pulp.Take the quartered pieces and place them in a large pot full of water. Boil for approximately 20 minutes or until it becomes soft. Mix in food processor until smooth.

Tru Spa 750 Kearny Street
San Francisco
415.399.9700
www.truspa.com

About Craig Fossella: Craig is the founder, owner and CEO of Tru Spa. He and architect Chris Kofitsas custom designed the entire space of Tru Spa in SF. Using natural resources as much as possible.


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