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Cucumbers Silhouette

Wednesday, April 07, 2010

Yes you can chill and take wafers and place on puffy eyes, but that is not the main benefit you will obtain when harnessing  this magical veggie for it’s beauty benefits. 

Step 1.  Peel the outer skin the cucumber.  Just like a band-aid, identify your deepest wrinkles and dab some honey on that area and layer on top the sin sliver.  Allow about 10 minutes for the plumping effect. 

Step 2.  In the morning, Puree the remaining cucumber and add its supper anti-inflammatory benefits to a glass of fiber water (flavored or unflavored).  Continue to drink water throughout the day.  Stop hydrating one hour prior to putting on your gown.  You’re body at that time will loose the stomach bloat, whiten the eyes so your beautiful natural color will pop and you will look healthy without the redness (the whiter the eyes the better the picture).

If you can do this for a whole week, even better.

SCOTT-VINCENT BORBA
Founder & Creator of BORBA
Founder & Creative Director of E.L.F. Cosmetics

For over a decade, Scott-Vincent has been a renowned innovator in the beauty category and has worked on such esteemed brands such as Hard Candy Cosmetics, Johnson & Johnson®, P&G/Wella-Sebastian, Shiseido/Joico, and Dr. Murad.

Scott-Vincent helped found E.L.F. Cosmetics with the idea that quality color cosmetics shouldn’t be limited to high-end department stores. Aside from contributing to the monthly blogs, he oversees new product development and leads the brand with head-turning innovation.

A graduate of Santa Clara University, Scott-Vincent received an education in Psychology, Law, Business and Marketing.  Since then, he has succeeded as a high-fashion model, TV personality and became a licensed aesthetician to further his credentials and experiences. He founded BORBA, and continues to use his creative thinking to push the envelopes of skin care as we know it.

Beyond creating groundbreaking approaches to skin care, Scott-Vincent Borba’s passion lies in raising awareness for the needs of troubled children.  He is an active spokesperson for The Covenant House, a non-profit organization that provides food, shelter, counseling and education for youth in need.


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taylorxoxo wrote:
1) 4/8/2010 2:14:05 PM
I tried this, and it works like a charm! The honey really makes your eyes pop and helps you look awake, even without the cucumber puree in the morning.
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SunChaser wrote:
2) 4/8/2010 8:10:00 PM
LOVE this idea! Thank-you for the great advice, who wouldn't want to have an inexpensive and natural way to look great!
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alwayspink10 wrote:
3) 4/8/2010 8:19:44 PM
This is totally great advice, I'm going to try it out asap (I just need a cucumber)! I can't wait!
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