Women that lived long ago before us never had cosmetic lines that are offering so many treatments for skin but they still looked beautiful.
The secret for their beauty is in their natural care. They knew the secrets of natural products and how to use them to take care of the skin.
We managed to get some of the most effective natural remedies that will help you solve all your possible skin problems and make your skin clear, soft and velvety with amazing skin tone and without discolorations.
TREATMENTS FOR SKIN PROBLEMS
Apple cider vinegar for acne
Mix a tablespoon of apple cider vinegar with 2 tablespoons of clean water. Pad in on clean face with a cotton pad. Wait for it to dry and then you can use other products. Repeat this treatment 2 times a day after you wash your face. Apple cider vinegar contains potassium and magnesium as well as acetic acid. It has powerful antibacterial and antifungal properties that can help with acne.
Green tea for acne scars
Catechins that can be found in green tea have strong antioxidant and anti-inflammatory properties that can help you get rid of acne scars from your face. Pour 500 ml of boiling water over 2 teaspoons of green tea. Leave it on and then remove the tea leaves. Soak clean gauze in the tea and then apply it on your face. Leave for 10 minutes. Repeat the procedure few times during the day.
Olive oil for wrinkles
Mix few drops of olive oil with few drops of honey and some glycerin. Massage your face with this mixture twice a day. Olive oil is rich source of vitamin A and E that are best way to reduce the damage free radicals can do to your skin. They also can help to restore skin cells and prolong it aging.
Sea salt with honey for clogged pores
Mix 2 tablespoons of sea salt with 4 tablespoons of honey. Apply the mixture on clean skin and gently massage on the skin. Leave it on the face for 15 minutes and then wash off. You can use it few times a week. This natural scrub will remove dead skin cells that can clog the pores and minerals in sea salt can balance the skin and reduce the secretion of sebum.
Turmeric and pineapple juice for dark circles under eyes
Mix 2 teaspoons of turmeric powder with 2 teaspoons of pineapple juice. Mix until it becomes a paste and then apply under the eyes. Leave on for 10 minutes and then wipe off with cotton wipe. Repeat every day until you get the wanted results. Turmeric has strong antioxidant and anti-inflammatory properties that are effective on the skin.
Potato and lemon juice for hyper pigmentation
Grate the potato and strain the juice. Squeeze the juice of a lemon. Mix 4 teaspoons of potato juice with 2 teaspoons of lemon juice. Apply on affected areas in one layer and leave to dry then apply another layer and do so in some layers. Leave overnight and then wash off in the morning. Repeat the treatment every day for one week. If you have dry or sensitive skin, add a tablespoon of honey or rose water to the mixture. If your skin is oily add 2 tablespoons of rice flour. You can keep it in fridge up to 4 days. Potato is effective in treating hyper pigmentation of skin, dark spots and scars while lemon can be used as natural treatment for brightening the skin.
Avocado for sunburns
Mash ½ ripe avocado with fork and then add 2 tablespoons of clean water. Mix and apply on affected areas for 10 minutes. Remove with warm water. Avocado is rich in vitamins A, D and E that increase the production of collagen and reduce inflammations that occur during sunburns.
Aloe Vera for complete face care
Aloe Vera is packed with vitamins and enzymes that nourish and hydrate the skin. they also prevent aging and improve it elasticity. It is one natural treatment that can give you complete care for the skin. To clean your face mix aloe with honey apply on the face and clean with cotton pad. Use grated aloe Vera leaves mixed with rice flour to make scrub. Apply on your face and rub in for 2 minutes. Wash off with water. You can do this scrub 2-3 times a week. Make your own skin tonic by mixing 2 tablespoons of aloe Vera juice, 2 tablespoons of rose water and 2 tablespoons of spring water. Put it in spraying bottle and use when needed.