Nothing is more fun than wandering the skincare aisles. You think you have found just the right one or ones and you take a look at the label. Oh boy, big mistake there What you thought was all-natural ingredients is a label filled with words you got no clue what they are or if they will be helpful or harmful to your skin. The biggest problem these days is most commercial items meant for skin care nowadays contain preservatives and other chemicals to maintain their consistency and shelf life. Now that gives another problem a whole lot of these chemicals can irritate more sensitive skin.
How to make homemade skincare?
Simple. Mix your own, homemade skincare line. There’s nothing to it as most ingredients are found in your fridge or fruit basket. All-natural skin recipes are easily found on the Internet or even in magazines. Usually, these skincare mixes are composed of a combination of one or two fruits. Combinations like these can include either the fruit pulp, fruit juice, or both. Milk, water or honey are usually added to smoothen the mixture. Add-ons such as oatmeal, wheat germ, brown sugar, and dried herbs are also included for more specialized concoctions such as a pimple treatment, flaking, and oily skin.
Be careful in which fruit you use! If you can’t eat strawberries do not put them on your face!
Skincare using natural ingredients offers great variety. There are facial cleansers, scrubs, moisturizing creams, and face masks. Don’t worry because indications for use are usually found with the recipes. The recipes indicate whether the mixture is for normal, dry, oily, sensitive, and acne-prone skin. Some are even more specialized as blackhead removers or whitening solutions.
Natural skin care routine advantages
First, the ingredients are easily available and the choices are great. They are also natural, thus, greatly reducing risks of allergies or skin irritations. Second, the ingredients are cheap, which translates into more savings more you. Third, you can modify the recipes to suit your needs. Since the risks for irritations are minimal, experimentations are relatively safe. Fourth, vitamins and antioxidants are naturally found in fruits, whole milk and honey have restorative properties. Therefore, you get the same vitamins found in commercial products while limiting or eradicating chemicals.
As these skincare recipes use natural ingredients they require refrigeration and can only keep for a week. However, it is better to make these in small quantities or batches for immediate use. Also, these recipes contain natural hydroxy acids and vitamins for direct and instant skin rejuvenation. Also, don’t forget to keep fit by exercising, having a balanced, healthy diet and regular sleep. With these pre-requisites and your new skincare solutions, you’re on your way to having the healthy skin that can top what science can offer. Now, that’s what you call natural.
Do not do create anything at home in your kitchen without talking with your skincare doctor if you have any questions. Just in case you are making things worse not better for you. Some fruits can be an issue so beware of that fact.