Experts confirm that most of the beauty products you buy in stores are nothing more than a regular moisturizing lotion combined with good product marketing. Plus, store-bought foods contain chemicals and hormones that can be harmful to your health. It's good that there is an alternative - this is homemade cosmetics made by hand.
Kiwi Cleansing Cream
This homemade makeup remover is great for oily skin and the ingredients make it perfect. You will need 1 peeled kiwi, 2 tablespoons of plain yogurt, 1 tablespoon of honey, and a drop of orange juice. All ingredients must be mixed until a thick cream is formed. Apply to wet face, rub and rinse with warm water. Kiwi is rich in vitamin C and naturally reduces sebum production.
Blueberry mask / peeling for hands and feet
This fruity hand and foot scrub effectively removes dry and dead skin, besides, it has a beautiful scent and leaves the body absolutely smooth. To prepare it, you will need 10 strawberries or raspberries, a tablespoon of olive oil and a handful of coarse sea salt or cane sugar. Mix the strawberries in a blender, then add the rest of the ingredients. Rub the hands and feet with the prepared mixture. Blueberries are an excellent and, more importantly, a natural source of antioxidants that are good for the skin and also contain high levels of vitamin C.
Aromatic Facial Sauna
Experts recommend doing a facial sauna at least once a month. This will help open up your pores and get rid of any accumulated creams and makeup. You need to take a bowl, pour boiling water over it and hold your face over it for about 30 minutes. You can add a drop of tea tree oil, which is a natural disinfectant with anti-inflammatory properties, and a few mint leaves for a deep cleansing and soothing effect.
Raw potatoes are rich in enzymes that reduce dark circles under the eyes. Cut the potatoes into pieces, then mix with a little sea salt and a tablespoon of plain yogurt. Pour the mixture into cheesecloth and cover your eyes.
White whipped egg mask
Whipped whites applied to washed and dried skin cleanse the skin very quickly. They can improve the face in just a few minutes. When using organic eggs, separate a few whites, then beat them into a lather and spread them over your face. Leave on for 20 minutes. Wash off with warm water.
Bananas are fruits with tremendous nutritional value. They are full of ingredients that contribute to a healthy and youthful appearance and also perfectly moisturize the skin. It is necessary to crush a banana and mix it with a little honey, then apply to the face, and the skin will receive a good dose of vitamins A, B, C and E.
Oranges are a great source of vitamin C. For another homemade makeup, mix a teaspoon of freshly squeezed orange juice with very cold water. Apply this liquid to your washed face using cotton pads. The mixture helps to close pores, brighten the face and provide a high dose of vitamin C.