When you see 60 year old women with skin tone that can rival any glamorous beauty, you ask what is the secret? You rub your face with your palm only to feel the coarse skin, sometimes dry and sometimes oily. A face is said to be the mirror to the soul and as such enormous importance is attached to its well being. Healthy facial skin brightens up the face and your overall outlook. As with any part of the body, proper maintenance is the key. The tiredness of the face can be manifested in the skin. The skin is the largest organ of the body and it needs to breathe. One of the main causes of unhealthy skin is the overindulgence of makeup. This smothers the skin and without any cleansing the skin withers under. Regular cleansing rejuvenates the skin and you don’t even have to invest in expensive toners to have a glamorous skin. The kitchen is the best laboratory for skin care products. Using natural products has enormous benefits. They are easy to procure, cheap and most important of all, unlike commercial products, they are free from chemicals that commercial products are rich in. To help you with natural skin toners read the article below for further details.
Homemade Skin Toners
Mix 100 gram of glycerin with 50 gram of rose water and half a table spoon of alum. Pour in a bottle and store in a fridge. Apply this solution on a piece of cotton and dab your face every night.
Cucumber refreshes the skin. Chop a cucumber into small pieces and then blend it. Now mix it with half a cup of yogurt. Apply the mixture and keep for 10 minutes and then wash. Apply regularly.
Take two handfuls of mint leaves and then boil in 100 grams of water. Now take a cup of distilled water and add two drops of the mint extract and half a tablespoon of alum. Use a piece of cotton and apply it on the skin.
Cut a potato in to slices. Take a slice and rub it all over the skin. Then wash with cold water.
Lemon Juice And Rose Water
Mix together three tablespoon of rose water with two tablespoon of lime juice and one tablespoon of glycerin. Take a little bit of the solution on a piece of cotton and apply on the skin to prevent dry skin.
Take one tablespoon of alcohol in a cup of distilled water and then add half a tablespoon of alum. Keep in refrigerator for chilling and apply after a hot and sweaty day out.
Take egg white and beat it until it is thick and then add one tablespoon of honey. Beat it for some time and then add one tablespoon of lemon juice and mix. Apply on the skin and leave for 10 minutes and then wash with warm water.
- Rub tomato slices on the skin to cleanse the pores.
- Massaging the skin with olive oil tones up the skin and also moisturizes it.
- You can also rub lemon rind onto the skin for effective toning.
- Mix one tablespoon of turmeric powder with three tablespoon of lemon juice and then apply it on the skin. After sometime wash thoroughly with warm water.
- Mix two tablespoons of vodka with one tablespoon of fennel seedsand two tablespoon of honey and keep it aside for three days. Then strain the mixture and add two tablespoon of water. Apply on the skin using a piece of cotton.