Your skin is the largest organ of your body and it acts as the first line of defense against pathogens and external factors. It is the first covering people tend to notice before your dressing or other features because it covers the totality of your appearance; the tone, flawless look and complexion of a lady’s skin is like a status symbol. It’s important to note that your skin interfaces with the environment and for this reason, it should be treated with care.
Studies have shown that herbal skin products are better on skin compared to cosmetics and pharmaceutical skin products because the former does a better job of healing and protecting the skin. Chemical cosmetics have side effects on the skin if used for long.
Most women yearn for that flawless and glowing skin look, well not to worry anymore; here are homemade remedies for glowing skin that works like magic!
- A mixture of cabbage juice and honey
Blend cabbage; depending on the quantity you want. Sieve it to get the juice, mix the juice and honey in equal proportions and apply on face and body. Rinse off after 30-40minutes with water. This would help reduce the appearance of wrinkles. Repeat atleast 3 times a week for best results.
- Aloe vera
Apply aloe vera juice on your face and body to help keep the skin moist and prevent formation of skin pigmentation.
- Lime Juice and milk
Lime juice and milk mixture can help cleanse your skin of debris. Apply on face and neck.
- Almond and sugar
Prepare a mixture of 1 spoon of brown and white sugar each, 1 spoon of ground almond and 2 tablespoon of olive oil. Apply on face and neck.
Cut two round flat slices of tomatoes and rub them all over your face, leave for 10-15minutes and rinse off with cold water. Tomatoes contain bleaching properties which help to naturally lighten the color of skin.
- Honey and egg white
A mixture of egg white and honey will help brighten and tighten your skin. Apply the mixture on your face and neck. Rinse off after 20minutes. Repeat twice a week for best results.
- Honey and Papaya
Get a chop of papaya, blend it and mix with honey. Apply the mixture on your face and rinse off with cold water after 15minutes.
Potato has natural bleaching properties that lighten and brighten the skin. Slice an unpeeled potato, soak it in water for 5minutes then rub it evenly on your face.