The only thing more stuffed than your gut today is your refrigerator. Work those leftovers to your advantage with an all-natural, nearly edible scrub of cranberries, honey, and cornmeal, courtesy of The Spa at Mint.
The Spa at Mint’s Fall Facial Scrub
1 tsp. local honey
¼ tsp. freshly ground cinnamon
3 drops rose water
4 whole cranberries
1 tsp. cornmeal
1. Add honey to a blender with cinnamon, rose water, and cranberries.
2. Blend until it reaches a paste-like consistency.
3. Stir in cornmeal.
4. Apply to a clean face in a circular motion, avoiding the eyes. Leave on for up to 15 minutes.
5. Remove with a warm cloth. Apply moisturizer.
6. Get your fill of fall.
Get the full taste at The Spa at Mint, 1724 California Street NW, at Florida Avenue (202-328-6468 or mintconditionyourself.com).
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