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Home remedies that you should know to get rid of winter skin problems

In winter, the skin becomes dry, itchy, flaky, dull, and unhealthy. If we left untreated, this may lead to bleeding and skin infections too. Dryness occurs mostly around the eyes, mouth, hands, and cheeks. This happens because the moisture present in the skin is completely drained away. Cold creams, lotions are used to control the dryness, but still due to heavy chemical content in it, the skin also becomes flaky even. So here are the remedies in order to retain the moisture present in the body.

Papaya packs

Add the smashed banana to the ripened papaya along with the honey of 2-3 spoons. Mix it well and apply it to the face skin. This prevents dryness and gives the skin a healthier and younger.

Milk & almond pack

A paste of milk and almond powder is prepared and applied to the face and to the skin. Leave it for 10 minutes, massage it, and wash it off. This prevents dryness and gives softer skin.

Yogurt and buttermilk

Mixture of buttermilk and yogurt was taken and applied onto the skin. Allow it for 20 minutes and wash it off. It nourishes the skin and keeps clear and fair. Yogurt and honey also use as a moisturizer.

Glycerin & petroleum jelly

These can all be easily applied over the body. This acts as best moisturizer and keeps the skin soft.

Egg yolk and olive oil pack

To the few drops of olive oil, add egg yolks, mix it properly, and apply it onto the skin. Allow it for 20 minutes and wash it off. This gives soft and glowing skin in winter.

Avocado and honey pack

To the Avocado, add 2 spoons of honey and apply to the skin. Allow it for 20 minutes and wash it off. This reduces the dryness of skin. Avocado oil mixed with the apricot and glycerin also gives an instant glow.

Coconut oil

This acts as the best moisturizer during winter as it keeps the skin soft. This prevents dryness if it is applied during night time. Oils like Almond, Olive oil also used for softening action.

Lemon and honey

A mixture of honey and lemon is prepared. Apply this onto the skin. This prevents irritation and dryness in winter.

Sunflower oil

It’s the best for dry skin as it contains vitamins and fatty acids. This keeps the skin healthy and soft in winter.

Egg yolk paste

Paste of egg yolk, honey, and milk powder is prepared and applied onto the skin avoiding the eyes and lips. Allow it for 20 minutes and wash it off, this gives soft skin.

Rosewater and honey

A mixture of honey and rosewater is prepared and applied onto the skin. This is the remedy for dryness and cleaning action apart from glowing effect. Honey and sugar also used for glowing action. Rosewater, lemon, glycerin mixture can also be used as a moisturizer.

Aloe vera gel

Apply the pulp of aloe vera onto the skin for about 30 minutes and allow it to dry. This acts as moisturizer and cleanser during winter.

Lemon

The citric acid present in lemon removes the dry skin in the body and rejuvenates the skin cells. Apply it over all the body gives the glowing effect. In winter, as the skin becomes dark due to the sun, this lemon removes this dark shade. Cucumber also can be used to do this action.

Oatmeal, turmeric, and lemon

Mixture of oatmeal, turmeric, lemon juice is prepared and applied onto the skin. This is washed after 20 minutes. It gives softer and glowing skin apart from reducing the dryness. It removes the dirt present on the skin by cleaning the skin pores.

Milk, lemon, and almond oil

A mixture of milk powder, lemon juice, and almond oil is prepared and applied onto the skin. This gives a soft and glowing skin. This acts as a best cream / lotion in the winter than the normal cosmetic cream available in the market. This increases the skin tone too.

These are the simple homemade tips which can be followed at home easily. This can be effectively increases the skin tones in winter.