All of us want to have clear and glowing skin, so we spend a lot of money on different beauty products. But what really matters is whether our skin is healthy or not.
Lack of sleep, too much makeup, dehydration, diet – it all affects our skin and can be the source of different conditions which we all experienced at least once in our life.
Keep in mind that problematic skin has to be cured not just covered with heavy makeup, so here are 5 completely natural remedies that will restore your skins’ health and cost you no money:
- Honey, sugar and lemon
Honey is one of the healthiest products for your skin and body in general. It moisturizes your skin and helps it heal and regenerate faster. If you combine it with sugar and lemon, the result will be amazing! Lemon removes stubborn age spots, whitens the skin and makes it smooth, while sugar granules are natural scrubbing product which removes layers of dead cells and leaves your skin glowing.
Cut a lemon in half, cover it with a thick layer of honey and then put a little bit of sugar on top of it. Once a week massage this natural remedy into your skin and the progress will definitely be visible!
- Coconut and coffee
There are numerous health benefits of coconut oil and you are probably familiar with some of them. It is good for your skin and hair and you can even use it in your diet.
If you want to get rid of blackheads, coconut oil combined with coffee grounds is a perfect solution. You can prepare this amazing remedy in a couple of minutes: take two spoons of coconut oil and mix it with two spoons of fresh coffee grounds (just make sure to slightly warm up the oil before using it). Using gentle circular moves, apply the mixture to your nose, chin or any problematic area and leave it on your face for five minutes. Wash your face with cold water and you will immediately notice how smooth your skin is. For a completely blackhead-free skin, use this natural remedy once a week.
- Potato and olive oil
Believe it or not, potato is not only delicious but also very good for your skin. If you are trying to even out your skin tone, remove dark spots and keep your skin glowing and youthful, we bet you can achieve all of that by using this natural remedy.
Potatoes can be used in many different ways – you can wash your face with potato juice or you can apply fresh potato mask to your face. However, the best effect can be achieved by mixing raw potato pulp and lemon juice; if used every day, this mask will restore youthfulness and elasticity to your face.
- Egg white
No need for expensive peel-off masks when you can make one in the comfort of your home. To unclog your pores and purify your skin, you will need a paper towel and an egg. You will only need the egg white, so separate the yolk. Take a paper towel and dip it into the whisked white. Your peel-off mask is now ready to be applied to your skin! Wait for it to dry and gently peel it off. Notice the blackheads and dead cells you got rid of!?! Wash your face with warm water and repeat the procedure at least twice a week.
- Tomato and sugar
You have oily skin and you tried different products but nothing helped? Don’t worry, we have a solution! Instead of using different lotions to get rid of excess skin oils, you should try using tomatoes which contain salicylic acid and can absorb oils better than anything else.
Mix the pulp of one tomato and one teaspoon of sugar. Apply the remedy to problematic areas and leave it on for five minutes. Rinse it off using tepid water and gently pat your skin with a towel. After a couple of uses, you will notice the result!
Forget about expensive and unhealthy treatments when you can pamper your skin with these natural masks. They aren’t aggressive so they won’t harm your skin or cause an allergic reaction. Make sure you try all of them and let us know which one is your favorite!