Who does not want glowing skin? However, the weather, sun, stress, pollution, lack of sleep and other factors all have a harmful effect on the skin. While many products are available to make sure that you have the skin that you want, home remedies are the best, cheapest and most easily available method of getting a youthful-looking and great looking skin. You avoid using highly processed and largely synthetic products and kitchen products are natural, without any preservatives and chemicals in them. Here are 7 home remedies to keep your skin glowing and youthful.
Honey – use honey on the face and let it dry. Then rinse off with lukewarm or cool water and experience the moisturizing effects of this natural product.
Egg white – this makes the skin tight and is great for oily skin. Use egg white directly on your skin and let it dry, then rinse off. You can also combine honey and egg white together and use it as a face pack.
Lemon – lemon juice has a bleaching and drying effect on the skin. It is helpful in lightening the skin and removing dark spots. Simply squeeze some fresh lemon juice and with your fingers apply to the face, neck, and forehead. Let it dry then rinse off. Within a week you will notice a difference in your skin.
Fuller’s earth – mix with water to a smooth paste and apply to face. Let it dry and wash off well. Fuller’s earth is really helpful with oily skin and you can also mix with yogurt, glycerin, and honey, coconut or olive oil (for dry skin) and use it as a face pack. This helps make the skin supple and reduces the appearance of scars and wrinkles.
Oatmeal – mix powdered oatmeal with tomato and apply the paste. Wait till it dries then rinse off. This has an exfoliating effect and the tomato has acidic qualities that rejuvenate the skin.
Avocado – the fruit is high in natural oils so mash it and add some yogurt and lemon juice and use it as a face pack. Instead of lemon juice, you can also use some orange juice.
Strawberry – mash some strawberries and add honey. Apply on face and let dry. This face mask will help remove dark under-eye circles, giving a more youthful look to the face.
Many other kitchen ingredients can be used for glowing skin. It is also important that you should take good care of your diet and lifestyle because the food you eat also has a direct impact on your skin. So eat foods that are rich in antioxidants and omega-3 fatty acids, polyphenols, and flavonoids that will help you get supple skin. A regular exercise regimen will also help you sweat out toxins and wastes and help you with overall health and skin health. Undisturbed sleep aids skin health and prevents premature aging and wrinkles.