Nature is a good thing to include in our skincare and hair care. For years, we’ve been putting toxic chemicals into our bodies that build up and make us feel tired and sick. This can happen whether we eat them or they seep though our pores.
And people are finally catching on! Natural is better.
Most stores now have a line of “natural” beauty products. Unfortunately, they often come with a big price tag attached too. Often times many of these products are not actually “natural”.
Fortunately, making beauty products at home isn’t too difficult. So if you want beauty products that you know are natural and inexpensive, you can make them yourself.
Easier said than done though! Want some inspiration for homemade beauty recipes?
Here are 3 quick and easy recipes you can make at yourself.
Eating good food helps give you the right nutrients you need to look good. You can get more of these vitamins and minerals by putting the good stuff right on the skin.
Mash a carrot, avocado, and egg together. Add in a tablespoon of honey.
Just stir well, apply, let sit for about 15 minutes, and then wash off with cool water.
This face mask provides essential vitamins and will help improve the tone and texture of your skin.
After you’re washed and nourished your skin, you can use apple cider vinegar as a toner. I tend to dilute it by adding 1/2 cup of distilled water and 1/2 cup of apple cider vinegar together. My sensitive skin can't take much more than that.
This will help tighten your skin and close up your pores and keep your skin looking great.
Many people pay a lot of money for a conditioner that actually makes your hair look and feel good. Here’s a great natural recipe to save you money and help your hair.
Mix an egg yolk with a tablespoon of castor oil and apply to hair.
Let sit for about ten minutes and rinse out. You can use this every so often as a conditioning treatment for healthy shiny hair. If you like being experimental, you can try mixing other kitchen items, herbs, and natural items with eggs for healthy, shiny hair.
Try to add some rose or lavender essential oil to add more variety to your homemade hair conditioner.
Sometimes our hands and feet get left behind in our skincare routines, especially our feet!
Use ½ cup of olive oil mixed with natural sea salt and massage into your hands and feet. Leave a few minutes to soak and then rinse off with warm water. It's a lovely massage and it will help get rid of dry skin.
When it comes to natural beauty products, these recipes are just the start. You can find hundreds of different combinations in natural beauty books, magazines, and on the internet.
Comment and let me know what homemade creations you have done to enhance your skincare or beauty routine!
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Achieving healthy skin is not easy.
It takes daily habits as well as proper skin care routines.
Proper skin care routines also include a morning skin care routine and an evening skin care routine.
It may seem more work than you want to do but having separate routines is necessary.
This is because your body experiences different challenges as it goes from day to night.
Fine lines, wrinkles, sagging skin, dark spots, and other visible signs of aging can be reduced by several proven strategies in the skin care community.
There are many alternative methods to taking care of your skin and some of these methods include prevention of the signs of aging.
One of the natural remedies available for anti-aging is using herbs.
Herbs help with so many things, from easing inflammation to reducing chronic pain.
There are also certain herbs that are ideal if you want to slow down or reduce the signs of aging.
Take a look at these helpful and youthful herbs that will help with anti-aging techniques.
You already know that taking good care of your skin is crucial if you want it to look youthful and reduce the signs of aging. However, this doesn’t just mean using the right products and making sure you apply skin cream.
You also need to make sure you are hydrating enough with water, and adding hydration back into your skin to keep its youthful glow.