Want smooth, refreshing, feel good skin but don’t want to try every skin cream available? Well surprisingly if you open your kitchen cupboards, you’ll find some natural ingredients that can be used to help get that smooth skin feeling you want.
Instead of spreading it on your morning toast or using it to battle a sore throat, Honey is a perfect natural ingredient when looking after your skin. As it is a natural humectant, meaning it draws moisture from the air into the skin, it ensures for long lasting hydration for your skin when applied. Try applying a small dose of Honey to your skin, particular on areas of your face where you want to get smooth skin and feel refreshed. Some of Honey’s main properties are that it helps to lighten skin, meaning any scars or blemishes can easily fade away.
Apple Cider Vinegar
Helping to fight wrinkles, the use of Apple Cider Vinegar as part of your skincare routine is a natural and quirky alternative that even the celebs are using. Made from organic fermented apples, Apple Cider Vinegar differs from traditional white and brown vinegar as its jam packed with more natural properties and contains more health promoting properties than the more traditional forms of vinegar. Helping to fight ageing and reduce blemishes on the skin, such as spots and pimples, Apple Cider Vinegars antibacterial properties make it an excellent deterrent for the formation of pimples, spots and other skin issues. Regular washes using Apple Cider Vinegar help to draw toxins out of the skin, leaving it refreshed, and revitalised with a finished youthful glow.
You won’t find it on the aisles with creams or medicine, but you can find Garlic cloves in other places, and surprisingly Garlic Cloves help to clear acne prone skin because of the antioxidants found within the cloves. Garlics anti-inflammatory properties are proven to help soothe skin and improve it by relieving uncomfortable psoriasis outbreaks and rash’s that often cause discomfort.
Finished with your Banana? Well don’t be throwing away your peel too quickly, its perfect for helping you achieve smooth clear skin. The flesh of the Banana peel is bursting with rich nutrients that you can use to help improve the overall quality of your skin. Check out the list of amazing things a banana peel can do to help with giving you that perfect skin you deserve:
It may seem pretty obvious, but don’t use an old banana peel. The fresher the better, so once you’ve filled up on all the potassium goodness the banana offers, give your skin something a little extra.
Utilized in cooking and the making of refreshing lemonade, lemon juice can actually work wonders for your skin and leave you feeling smooth and revitalised. It can be a clarifying moisturizer when used and combined with coconut water. Able to hydrate your skin and brighten it up using natural properties found within the lemon juice, you can give your skin a perfect glow. You can even remove blackheads with a simple slice of lemon. Their antibacterial properties allow the treatment of acne, helping to keep your face clear from any blemishes.
Back to Misfit Cosmetics Blog