There a lot of skincare products that has been circling around the market lately. They promise clear, soft, supple, flawless skin. Others are intended to cure the skin from acne, black heads, white heads, acne scars, and other skin problems. Some of these products are effective but the effective tend to be the most expensive ones, too. Some facial wash may cost 25 dollars per tube and can be used only for like 7 washes. These skincare products might be effective but are they really worth the price? Are there any natural skincare remedies that can be an alternative for these expensive skincare products?
There are different types of skin problems that can be fixed even at home just by using common ingredients that can also be found at home or in the garden. For example, problems with skin darkening in the armpits, groins, knees, elbows and many different places can be fixed with lemon and salt. Squeeze the lemon to extract the juice and add a few pinches of salt. Let the salt mix and melt with the juice then apply this to the affected area. Freshly sliced lemon can be applied directly as well. The results will show after continuously doing this everyday for about 2 weeks. The skin will lighten and it will also leave the skin feeling smooth.
If the problem is dryness then using natural skincare remedies moisturizer will be good for the skin, too. Using your average oatmeal – not the instant cook one, mix the oatmeal with some milk and then apply it to the face. Let it stay there for 15-20 minutes every day will make the skin smooth and supple. Another home remedy for dry skin is using milk alone. Put milk on a small bowl and let it reach room temperature. Use cotton balls to apply milk to the face and let it stay there for 20 minutes then rinse face with lukewarm water and the results will show at once. Your skin will instantly become soft and smooth.
Another problem of the skin on the face are the large pores. Larger pores are more prone to black heads and white heads because of the germs and particles have easy access to enter the skin so it is important to minimize these pores. The solution for large pores would be egg white. In a bowl, mix 1-2 egg whites – make sure the yolk is separated, clean face with mild soap and water then apply the egg white onto the whole face and let it stay for 30 minutes. Continuous use of this mixture every other day will help minimize the pores and it can remove the present black heads and white heads. It can also stretch the skin to get rid of wrinkles and fine lines.