When it’s about your skin, you should be more careful as its really sensitive. So better keep it simple when it’s about beauty care. Unlike creams, face wash and soaps which contain mercury and preservatives, it’s a better choice to use homemade skincare products or solution.Cleansing your face daily is the only way to protect your skin from damage but some facial cleansers can harm you by increasing acne dying out skin, skin blemishes and many more.
Making a homemade face cleanser or face cleaning solution will make your skin feel young, healthy and beautiful. You can make your own facial scrub facial mask and cleansing gel with some basic households. Once you start using this homemade face cleansing solution you will never want to go to the salon again.
Now, let me introduce you to some of the best, healthy and safe home remedies which you can prepare by yourself without spending money on harmful cleaning products.
1. Raw Aloe Vera Gel: Aloe Vera is known as the medicinal plant that’s been used to cure various skin problems and also hair problems. It’s usually better if you can use Aloe Vera directly from the plant. You can also grow Aloe Vera plant at your home itself. Aloe Vera contains lots of water and is a good skin moisturizer; it also helps in oil-controlling, removing acne and redness, and after-sun repair.
How to use it: You can use the gel from the plant twice or once a day. Firstly wash your face, then cut a small piece of the plant and remove the upper layer to get the inner gel.Then apply a thin layer of it all over the face. Keep it for 10-15 minutes to dry, and then rinse it with clean warm water. You will feel the softness and moisturized skin after the wash.
2. Raw Turmeric: Turmeric has many skin benefits which most people don’t know.Turmeric slows down-sell damage as its high in antioxidants. It improves skin texture and also helps to reduce pigmentation and even out the skin tone.
How to use it: Mix one teaspoon turmeric powder, 2-3 tablespoon of flour, turmeric, few drops of honey and 2-3 tablespoon of milk to make a paste for use as a face mask. Then apply a thin layer on your face and keep it for 15-20 minutes, then was with clean water. It’s best if you use a moisturizer after cleansing your face. You can use this before going to bed.
Read more: 6 Amazing Skin Benefits of Turmeric
3. Honey with lemon face cleanser: Lemon and honey both are rich natural moisturizer and antioxidants. A perfect combination of soothing and cleaning to get a natural look. The combination of both lemon and honey helps to get rid of acne and slow down your skin aging, keeping your skin look young. Lemon has got Vitamin-C which is the best antioxidant and is a solution to your acne blemish skin.
How to use it: Take 1-2 tablespoon of honey and 1 tablespoon of lemon juice, mix it perfectly. Then apply a thin layer on your face and let it dry. Finally, wash your face with clean warm water.
4. Olive oil and Sugar scrub: Combination of olive oil and sugar can be used to create a natural moisturizing exfoliating scrub.
How to use it: Combine ½ cup of sugar with 2 tablespoons of olive oil. Gently rub the scrub into your skin for 1-2 minutes and keep it still for 2-3 minutes and then wash it off with clean water. It’s better to use a moisturizer after cleansing the face to get a freshly exfoliated skin.
5.Yogurt with lemon juice: Yogurt is known as a perfect natural face cleanser as it is rich in protein and lactic acid. Applying this yogurt helps your skin to get rid of dead cells, tightens pores and gives your skin a young look. Now if you mix plain yogurt with lemon juice it will give you a pleasant scent and warm and softer skin.
How to use it: Take 1 tablespoon of yogurt and mix it with 1 teaspoon of lemon juice, if you want you can mix some olive oil with it to get a sweet smell. Use your fingertips to apply on your face. Leave your skin to dry for at least 3-5 minutes, and then wash it off with warm water.