Rose & Rosemary water
tbs. dried rosemary or 6 tbs. fresh rosemary
Bring 4 cups of water to a simmer and add 4 tablespoons of an herb like lavender to a teapot. Pour boiling water over herbs in teapot, cover teapot. Sit at table and cover head with towel, slowly pour steaming herb/water mix into deep bowl, do 1/3 of the water at a time. Allow the steam to build up around your face, but be careful of the hot water. The steam will do wonders for your face, skin is moister and younger looking, feeling. Do not steam longer than 20 mins. Use an astringent immediately after steam while pores are open, for best results.
Witch Hazel Astringent
A glass bottle 1/4 full with dried Witch hazel leaves. Fill to the
top with isopropyl alcohol. Cork or cover bottle and store in a cool
dark place for three days. On the third day you will find that the
liquid has turned green, now strain herbs through cheese cloth, return
to bottle and cork. Store in cool dark place.