You can make your own beauty products to keep harmful chemicals off of your skin. Homemade creams, soaps and other products can be just as luxurious and fragrant as their commercial counterparts.
This way you can avoid the headache of dealing with all that packaging waste. That is the reason the artificial beauty products have been phased out in Europe in favor of less toxic alternatives. Here is the list of eight natural beauty tips that can be used to beautify your appearance.
Mayonnaise-Baby Oil Dry Skin Treatment:
This combination smoothens the skin on face, neck, elbows and knees. You can apply anywhere you might want to get smooth and glowing skin.
Honey-Avacado Hair Treatment:
This provides invigorating and revitalizing hair on your scalp. You need to use peeled and mashed avocado with two spoons of honey to start the treatment.
Lemon-Egg White Mask:
It tightens and tons the skin and smoothens the body facial muscles. You can apply the mixture directly on the face to get the desired effect. You need to beat together egg white and lemon juice for three minutes to get the mixture.
You can this oil as a nail strengthener. You can use two tablespoons each of castor oil and salt, and mix it with 1 tea spoon of wheat germ oil to get the oil mixture. Shake the mixture before the use. You can rub the mixture on to the nails.
Honey-Cocoa Butter Lip Balm:
It smoothens and moisturizes the lips. It also enhances the natural color of the lips. Mix 2 table spoons of olive oil, half tea spoon of honey, half tea spoon of pure cocoa butter, three-quarter tea spoon of grated beeswax and one capsule of Vitamin E. Gently heat the resultant mixture to get the correct combination. After cooling, apply it on the lips.
Ultimate Sea Salt Body Scrub:
It cleans the body of all the dirt and oil that has accumulated. It is used as an exfoliater. Add one cup of course sea salt into half cup of baby oil and mix the mixture well. It is then kept in an air tight container for 24 hours. You can stir the mixture apply to any part of the body you wish to exfoliate.
You can make a revitalizing face mask by using egg white, cucumber and avocado. Combine all the ingredients in a blender until they mix thoroughly to form a uniform paste. You can apply this paste on your face, and neck using circular upward movements. Leave the mask for 30 minutes to dry up.
You can use brown sugar as a hand softener. Take a quarter cup of course brown sugar and mix it with baby oil to make a paste. Using a hand washing motion, apply the mixture on the surface of hands for a period of one minute. After that, you can rinse the mixture of using warm water.