The stores and supermarkets are filled with skin care products that most of the times contain only chemicals and can do more harm for our skin. If you’re looking for a natural face wash or cleansing formula, then you should prepare it at home. We have compiled for you a few skin cleansing formulas that are 100% natural and that can be easily made in your own kitchen.
Cleopatra took full milk baths and it is said that she had a smooth and beautiful skin. It has been proven that milk is also a great cleanser because it contains natural alpha hydroxy acids. For this treatment, you must use chilled milk or, if you can’t handle it, you can warm the milk at room temperature. Dab a cotton ball in the milk and then use it to clean the face. This treatment is perfect for the combination and dry skins.
Honey and Sesame Seeds
Honey and sesame seeds are great for the skin due to their numerous health benefits. Grind some sesame seeds and mix them with honey. Use the solution to massage your face. This mixture will act both as a cleanser and a scrub. Use it if you have dry skin.
Yogurt and Corn Meal
Mix ½ cup of yogurt with 4 teaspoons of corn meal and use the solution as a cleanser and scrub. Use plain water to remove the mixture from the face. This natural cleanser can be used by those with dry skin.
Sour Curd and Mint Leaves
Use a mixer or a blender to make a paste from sour curd (1/2 cup) and fresh mint leaves (1/2 cup). At the end, add powdered aspirin (2 – 3 tablets). Use the mixture to scrub your face and hands and remove with plain water. This cleanser does wonders for the sensitive skin. You can store it in the fridge for no longer than 2 days.
Lime Juice and Baking Soda
These 2 ingredients are miraculous for the skin, making it brighter and more glowing. Mix the lime juice (1 teaspoon) with baking soda (2 teaspoons). At the end, cleanse the face with plain water. This face cleansing formula is wonderful for oily skin.
A magnificent natural skin cleansing product is made of orse water or vinegar and oatmeal flour. Cleanse your face and neck and use plain water to remove it afterwards. This product works great on all skin types.
Egg White and Lime Juice
Mix the egg white from an egg with 1 teaspoon of lime juice and, at the end, add honey (1 teaspoon). Stir well, then use the solution to wash your face. Remove with plain water. This natural skin cleanser is perfect for the oily skin.
Grind 2 teaspoons of almonds (you can also use peanuts if you don’t have almonds) and mix them with lime juice (1 teaspoon) and honey (1 teaspoon). Clean your face with this mixture every evening. Besides leaving your skin clean and free of blemishes, it will also eliminate dark spots. It’s great for sensitive and combination skin.