Check these few common ingredients from your kitchen that will help you achieve a healthy-looking and glowing skin.
Apart from our favorite start of the day , coffee can also work wonders for your face and body. You can use coffee as exfoliating scrub. Mix coffee grounds and sugar , then add natural oil of your choice: olive, grape seed, coconut, or almond. Massage onto your face in gentle, circular motions, then rinse with warm water. This scrub will help to eliminate dead skin and gives a glowing and youthful skin.
It is commonly known as besan. My grandma always advised me to add besan in my beauty regime. You can add gram flour to face packs to remove tan and to cleanse and tighten the skin. Prepare a tan pack by mixing 4tsp besan with 1 tsp lemon juice and turmeric powder. Apply it on the face and wash it off with cool water.
It has antiseptic, antibacterial and anti-fungal properties which are beneficial for those who have acne and pimple-prone skin. You can add lemon to face packs or be directly applied on the face in order to get rid of discoloration. It can also help you to get rid of your blackheads with a simple mixture of lemon juice and honey.
Do you know that coconut oil has many benefits for skin too. You can use coconut oil as make up remover. Apply a teaspoon of coconut oil on your skin and leave it about for 1-2 minutes and wash it off with a cleanser. Regular application of this magical oil is known to render soft, luscious lips too. If you are worried for your dark circles ,then don’t worry . Dab a little coconut oil and massage into the eye area.
It has antibacterial properties that can keep acne and pimples at bay. It has anti-aging properties too. You can use honey for keeping your skin young. You can directly apply it on your face and neck. Leave it to dry and then rinse it off with lukewarm water.
You can use potato slices to cool tired eyes. It can also be rubbed on the skin to remove tan.
Turmeric or haldi has skin lightening antiseptic and anti-inflammatory properties. Mix turmeric powder along with lemon juice and apply it on the skin. Keep it on for 15 minutes and then wash it off with normal water.
You can use Clarified butter or ghee for curing your chapped lips. Apply ghee on your lips to get a smoothness and shine.
Mix curd with honey to make a face pack. Apply this face pack on your cleansed face and leave it on for 15 to 20 minutes before rinsing off with warm water. It helps in skin lightening.
Using a papaya face pack can make your skin supple and soft. Mix papaya with honey . Apply this pack to your face. Keep it on for 30 minutes and then wash it off with cold water.