Would you like to have great skin without spending a fortune on expensive products? It is possible to do just that by using ingredients you can find around your house. Here are some homemade beauty tips for glowing skin that you can make and use in your own home.
You will find on this page a homemade beauty recipe for the best scrub, an easy oatmeal scrub, two recipes for a mask that makes your skin feels great (one with honey,peach and yogurt and one wit egg and honey). Six steps for an cucumber facial that soothe and cleanse your skin.
The Best Scrub
Nearly everyone has heard of oatmeal scrubs. There are many reasons for their popularity. Oatmeal can be used by almost everyone because it is hypoallergenic. Oats are cheap and effective. An Oatmeal scrub is easy to make, easy to use and helps to soften skin. One of the simplest recipes for an oatmeal scrub is:
Easy Oatmeal Scrub
½ cup oatmeal
¼ c warm water
Step 1 – Cleanse your face thoroughly.
Step 2 – Mix oatmeal and water together until they form a paste
Step 3 – Using your fingers, scrub your face with this paste in a circular motion
Step 4 – Allow the paste to sit on your face for 10-15 minutes
Step 5 – Rinse with warm water
Step 6 – Apply a light moisturizer
Masks are a great way to make your skin look and feel great. Many masks contain honey, both as a binding ingredient and because it is effective in tightening pores. Here are a couple of honey-based masks.
Honey, Peach and Yogurt Mask
1 large peach, skinned
3 teaspoons honey
2 Tablespoons yogurt
Step 1 – Start with a clean face
Step 2 – Mash the peach with the honey
Step 3 – Add the yogurt to make a paste
Step 4 – Apply evenly all over the face
Step 5 – Wait about 10 minutes
Step 6 – Rinse with warm water
Step 7 – Apply a light moisturizer
Easy Egg and Honey Mask
Step 1 – Beat the eggs in a bowl
Step 2 – Add enough honey to make a paste
Step 3 – Apply to face, avoiding eyes and mouth
Step 4 – Allow to dry (approximately 15 minutes)
Step 5 – Wash face thoroughly.
Facials are used to soothe and cleanse the skin. Some of the most popular homemade beauty tips for glowing skin include cucumbers, lemon juice and egg whites. This combination of ingredients provides the user with several benefits. The cucumbers are said to reduce fine lines and lessen hyper pigmentation. The egg whites firm and tighten the skin while the lemon juice helps to exfoliate dead skin cells. Here is a facial you can make at home that contains all three of these ingredients.
2 inch chunk of fresh cucumber, seeded and pureed
1 teaspoon lemon juice
1 egg white
1 Tablespoon yogurt
2 teaspoons powdered milk
Step 1 – Cleanse face thoroughly
Step 2 – Mix all ingredients
Step 3 – Apply to skin and relax
Step 4 – Allow to dry
Step 5 – Rinse well with warm water
Step 6 – Apply light moisturizer
Some other common items that can be used to make your own facials are yogurt, mashed carrots, and avocados. If you have an adventurous mind, you could develop one that is uniquely yours.
A Beautiful Skin Doesn’t Have To Be Expensive
Beauty does not need to be expensive. The most important thing you can do to preserve your skin is to take care of it on a consistent basis. By utilizing these homemade beauty tips for glowing skin and perhaps even experimenting to find others of your own, you can insure that your skin will look great for many years to come.