Women love endorsing the latest cosmetics and trends that arrive fresh in the market. Cosmetics become an essential part of a woman’s dress without which it seems incomplete. Nevertheless, what happens when cosmetics turn fatal to the skin itself? Of course, one cannot always visit parlours to maintain one’s looks
Fear not, as there is always a way out. Did you know that many of the wholesome food that you consume could also be used as cleansers, toners, moisturizers and facemasks for your skin?
Homemade tips to keep your skin glowing and rejuvenated:
- Oatmeal and Onion Puree Face Mask
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This can be done at home for an acne free skin. Both oatmeal and onion are regarded as powerful kitchen ingredients ideal for powerful skin treatments. Oatmeal helps to clear clogged pores while onions are anti-inflammatory that can help heal acne scars. So go ahead and make use of your leftover oats combining it with onions, mineral water and sweet honey if you are looking for a thicker consistency.
- Lemon and Yoghurt Whitening Face Mask
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Many drugstore skin lighteners tend to be harmful as they contain Hydroquinone, which kills the melanin making cells in order to remove skin coloration or mercury. High dosage of Hydroquinone absorption may lead to mercury poisoning. With lemon and yoghurt you can do the trick of spot treatment for your entire face or the areas, which had been discolored.
- Yoghurt Face Scrub
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Yoghurt can also be effectively used as a natural face scrub. With a combination of brewer’s yeast, yoghurt, almond meal and Manuka honey which is very useful for its healing properties; one can rejuvenate the blood circulation. This leads to a glowing, smoother and fresher feeling skin.
- Clay and Egg Mask
This mask is very effective for shielding your skin from the sun, wind and air. A mixture of white clay, chamomile oil, corn flour and egg white is all it takes to make this deep cleansing face lift.
- Apple Cider and Aspirin Toner
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Crush a few aspirins and blend it with apple cider vinegar and water to turn it into a toner that softens and smoothens your skin. You can make enough of this mixture to keep away from rough skin, dull skin and enlarged pores for a month. Another beneficial factor that this mixture gives is that it makes your skin look brighter.
- Coconut Oil or Coconut Butter
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The coconut oil, which is extracted from coconuts work as excellent moisturizers for your skin. You do not even have to run from store to store to find a coconut oil as you do to get your favorite cream. It can be found at any conventional store next to other cooking oils.
There might be other homemade recipes for taking good care of your skin. For now, I could only share with you the few tips that I know of. You can give them a try and see if it works wonders for your skin. In case you know of some other recipes, feel free to enlighten us with your knowledge.
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