There are times that we see our skin looks so tired and lifeless, our eyes start to look puffy, our hair starts to look bad and unruly, etc. We always have our own share of bad days so you don’t think you are alone with this kind of predicament. There are many remedies, alright, and they can be easily bought from beauty shops and drug stores. But are you aware of the fact that home remedies are already flourishing these days because of their efficacy when it comes to bringing out one’s natural beauty? Rather than spending on expensive cosmetics, try these homemade beauty recipes.
10. Used Tea Bags for Puffy Eyes
You must have known that green tea is good for the health. Now here’s a kicker: tea can be used directly on your skin, too. Get some used tea bags, chill them for a few minutes, and then apply them directly on the eyes to reduce puffiness.
9. Cayenne Pepper for Headaches
Having a terrible headache can make you look old, tired, and ugly. To help you fight off headache attacks, mix some cayenne pepper to your food or drink. Massaging your head with a mixture of almond oil and peppermint oil can also alleviate headaches.
8. Milk and Baking Soda for Chapped Lips
Chapped lips look ugly and so annoying. To stop this from annoying you, create a thick paste by mixing milk with baking soda. Apply the paste in circular motions and repeat the step after three minutes. Rinse your lips with water. Apply natural lip balm to soothe your lips. Just mix cranberry juice with Vaseline and you’re done!
7. Cucumber for Skin Irritations and Sunburns
Zinc oxide is known to help treat sunburns and irritations. For a natural and homemade remedy for such skin problems, you need a grated and squeezed cucumber mixed with rose water and glycerin. The solution works best in treating skin irritations and sunburns.
6. Potato Juice and Cucumber for Dark Circles
A cotton or wool pad should be dipped in a chilled mixture made from potato and cucumber juice. Allow the pads to sit on your eyes for 15 to 20 minutes and your dark circles will be gone.
5. A Natural Blend for Dry Skin
Cocoa, heavy cream, ripe papaya, honey, and oatmeal can be blended together to create a natural facial mask.
4. Mustard Oil for Cracked Heels
Mix a small amount of mustard oil with a little paraffin wax then apply it to your cracked heels and leave it overnight. Amazing results would take place in fifteen days.
3. Oily Skin
If you have oily skin, you can treat naturally by mixing egg white, lemon, and grapes. Apply on face as a mask.
2. Lemon for Toned Skin
You can actually freshen up your skin by rubbing a cut lemon’s wedge on your skin. Leave it for twenty minutes then rinse.
1. Grapes as Anti-Wrinkles
Many people especially women are scared of wrinkles. Fear no more; grapes can help you reduce wrinkles significantly. Blend grapes, yogurt, baking soda, and olive oil together. Use it as a massage solution then rinse it off.