12 DIY Skin Care Recipes
Natural Skincare Recipes
For excellent all natural beauty skincare, look no further than your kitchen! Using fruits, vegetables and natural oils, below are 12 DIY natural skincare tips and tricks you can do at home to beautify your skin.
12 Homemade Skin Care Recipes
(DIY Skin Care Recipes)
1. Dry Skin on Arms and Legs
Mix 6 teaspoons coconut oil, 2 teaspoons of glycerin and a dash of lemon juice. Apply this moisturizing lotion at least twice a week.
Peel, grate and squeeze the juice of a cucumber. Mix it with one teaspoon each of glycerin and rose water.
3. Dark Circles Under Eyes
Dip cotton pads in chilled mixture of cucumber and potato juice. Keep this on your eyelids for 15 to 20 minutes and gently wash it off.
4. Cracked Heels
Melt paraffin wax and mix it with a dash of mustard oil. Apply to affected area. Leave it on overnight. After 10 or 15 days, your cracked heels will become smooth.
5. Face Scrub
Mix 1 tablespoon each of oats, honey, yogurt and ground almonds. Apply to the face, leave it for five minutes and wash with lukewarm water.
6. Dry Skin
Take 1/3 cup cocoa, 3 teaspoons of heavy cream, 1/3 cup ripe papaya, 1 cup of honey and 3 teaspoons of oatmeal powder. Mix together. Smooth on your face and leave it on for 10 minutes. Remove by washing with warm water.
Soak 1 tablespoon of fenugreek seeds overnight. Grind them into a paste. Apply on hair for an hour and wash it off using gram flour paste.
8. Oily Skin
Apply a mixture of mashed grapes, lemon and egg white. Leave it for 20 minutes and rinse with warm water.
9. Facial Toner
Tone and refresh your skin by rubbing the wedge of a cut lemon all over your face. Leave it for about 10 minutes and then rinse off with cold water.
10. All Over Body Massage
Mix coconut oil with essential oils such as lavender or rosemary.
11. Dark Underarms or Neck
Mix lemon juice and cucumber juice and a pinch of turmeric daily. Leave this on for 20 minutes.
Mix melaluca (tea tree) oil with manuka honey. Apply to the affected area and leave on for 2 minutes. Rinse with warm water.
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