Woman’s face has always been number one priority in all ages. And to have a pretty face, you need to take a good care of it. Including cleaning, exfoliating and moisturizing. Cleaning the skin of the dirt and grime of the daily life, removing the dead skin cells and making sure that you don’t leave the pores open to more dirt accumulation is essential. This procedure we all know includes cleansing, scrubbing/ exfoliating, toning and moisturizing.
- Skin gets exposed to varied amount of pollution, dust and smoke which leads to dryness, dullness. Cleansing ensure that the radiance of the skin with facial masks.
- Exfoliating is to remove the dead skin which gives very smooth and fresh skin. Once a week is a must and if your skin is oily then do it as many times as necessary.
- Toning will remove all the remaining bits of oil, dirt left behind by the cleanser. It will help to soothe, nourish your skin.
Common face problems
The skin around the eyes is very delicate and thinner than most other areas of the face. Dark circles around the eyes can also develop due to lack of sleep, illness, stress, hereditary factors and nutritional deficiencies.
Home remedies to control dark circles, reduce fatigue and brighten the eyes.
Cucumber juice: Blend cucumber juice and apply daily around eyes and leave it for 15 minute. Wash off with plain water.
Cucumber and lemon: Mix cucumber juice with lemon juice in equal quantities. Apply this daily and leave it for 15 minute. Wash off with water.
Potato and cucumber: Mix potato juice with cucumber juice in equal quantities and apply it on puffy eyes with dark circles. Leave it for about 15 minutes and then wash off with water.
Tomato juice: Blend tomato juice and apply on dark circles and leave it for 15 minutes. Wash off with water. It is used to lighten skin color.
Milk/Water: Apply compress of iced water or cold milk directly over closed lids for 15-20 minutes. It will decrease dark circles.
Salty water: Wash your face with salty water to leave oil from your face. Repeat it twice a day to remove acne scars.
Methi: Prepare paste of methi leaves and apply it over the face every night for 10-15 minutes and then wash with warm water. It will remove acne, pimples, wrinkles and blackheads.
Lemon and Rose water: Extract juice of 1 lemon and mix it with rose water in equal quantities. Apply this mixture on the face and leave it for 30 minutes. Wash the face with fresh water. Within 15 days application helps to cure acne, pimples and reduces blemishes and scars.
Honey and cinnamon: Prepare a paste by mixing 3 tablespoons of honey and 1 teaspoon of cinnamon powder. Apply this paste on the pimples before sleeping and wash it in the next morning with warm water. Repeat it for 2 weeks, pimples will disappear.
Wrinkles are a natural, if not pesky, part of aging caused by sun exposure, face muscle contraction and smoking.
Apple anti-aging cream: Take 2 teaspoon apple juice, 1 teaspoon lemon juice, 2 tablespoon buttermilk, 1 tablespoon rosemary oil, 3 seedless grapes, half apple and 2 egg whites.
Mix all the ingredients and apply it over entire face using a cotton ball. Allow it to dry completely and then rinse with cool water. Repeat twice a week for best results. Refrigerate leftover mixture for up to one week.
Honey: Honey is one of the best skin care products in many anti aging skin care products. This homemade skin care ingredient works as a humectants (helps to retain moisture) to keep your skin well hydrated. Application of honey on to the face will help you get rid of acne and also provides moisturizing anti-aging benefits.
Vitamin C: Vitamin C is one of the best skin care products for anti aging and anti wrinkle skin care. Vitamin C helps in protecting the skin against sun and free radical damages, and improves the appearance of fine lines and deep wrinkles.
Egg white: Egg whites are best for natural anti-aging skin care. Apply egg white mask to the lines under your eyes to get rid of under eye wrinkles and restore skin elasticity.