Fed up with products that doesn’t make your skin glow? While there are plenty of commercial skincare products that genuinely help, there are just as many that claim to be the best in the world which actually harm your skin.
If you are really disappointed with synthetic ranges, the good news is that you need look no further than your kitchen. Here are just a few examples which will not break your budget:
Sugar acts as wonderful body scrub and helps in your regular exfoliation process. Take a few cups of sugar and add 2 tablespoons of olive oil. As sugar doesn’t melt in oil, the grains of sugar help you to exfoliate dead cells present. Add a few drops of essential oil for an aromatic essence.
The natural enzymes and essential fruit acids present in strawberries help to exfoliate dead skin cells on the outer surface of your skin. Strawberries also have very plentiful amounts of vitamin C which help you to fight against inflammations and give a refreshing glow and lift to tired skin.
Tomatoes have excellent anti-oxidant properties, vitamin A and act as a natural astringent. Grate one fresh tomato well. Add 1 tablespoon of sandalwood powder and half a tablespoon of china clay. Mix all these ingredients well, using rosewater. Apply to your face and allow it to settle for 20 minutes before rinsing with lukewarm water.
Honey has marvelous benefits, because it acts as natural humectant and draws moisture to your skin. Honey also has natural anti-bacterial properties that can help you to protect your skin from various skin infections.
Mix together one tablespoon of honey, one grated potato and the egg white of one egg. Apply to your face, allow it to dry for 15 minutes and rinse well with cold water.