BEAUTY TIPS
COCONUT OIL : Remove browns or black blemishes.
COCONUT WATER : When dabbed on face and left on for 30 minutes cures acne.
CUCUMBER : Rich in vitamins, cucumber is cooling, whitening and toning for the skin. Cucumber also refines the skin's pores.
CITRUS FRUITS : Are toning, astringent and antiseptic.
DRIED MILK : Very nourishing for dry skin when mined with yogurt and honey.
DRIED MILK : Very nourishing for dry skin when mined with yogurt and honey.
GLYCERIN : A mixture of 100ml. Glycerin and 1 tsp., Lime Juice applied on dry skin every6 night helps keep skin soft and supple.
LENTILS : Powdered lentils make great scrub.
MINT : A stimulating and refreshing herb.
PEACHES : Refine coarse skin & improve skin condition.
PAPAYA : Improves the complexion.
SUGAR : An abrasive face scrub, great for cleansing.
TOMATOES : Tomatoes are natural skin softeners.
WATER MELON : Helps as a tones and a lightened, it improves skin condition.
Make a skin tonic by adding a few drops of lime juice to a spoonful of cucumber juice. This combined mixture improves a dull & greasy completion.
Oat paste works as an excellent scrub.
1 tsp. Corn flour, 1 tsp. whole milk made in to a paste with and 1 tsp honey is wonderful face mask for dry skin.
Skimmed milk powder with 2 drops of concentrated lime juice is a through cleanser. Rose water with oat power, honey and lemon juice is also effective.
Rub tomato slices on blemished daily. Leave on for at least 15 mintes.
Mix 1 tsp. orange peel powder, 1 tsp. oats powder, 1 tsp. honey & 3 drops lemon juice in Rose water, Make this into a thick paste and apply an face. This is a great beauty mask.
A cool summer bleach can be prepared from mashed strawberries mixed with butter milk. Proportion : four strawberries to one tsp. butter milk.
To wear off and tan sunburn, rub tanned areas with with yogurt, butter milk, cucumberr or tomato slices.
DEODARNT : Mint, Lemon rind and rose petal solution.
OILY SKIN : Mix a tsp. of camomile with 2 tsp. hot water and leave for 10 minutes. Strain Mix the camomile liquid with oats to make or paste and add 1/2 tsp. of honey.
Dab tomato juice on your skin with cotton wool. The acid content of tomato helps clean pores and discourage blackheads.
Take a tsp. of sugar and mix it with one tsp. of oats. Add a little water to make a paste. Gently scrub a face, concentrating on the nose, chin and cheeks follows this with a dab of rose water and tough of moisturize.
Massage your face will with rich oils as the skin tends to dry out at Menopause. Use any of the oil I've described liberally. Using the back of your hand to massage your face and nec. After a good 5 minutes of massage, take a warm a steam towel and steam the face several times so that the treatment penetrates in to your skin. You can repeat the oil treatment weekly.
MILK MASKS NORMAL / DRY SKIN : Butter milk is a great cleanser. Dabbed on cotton and patted on your face, it helps close pores. Leave for 10 minutes and then was with cold water. Hard to get rid off freckles can be lightened by the daily use of butter milk patted on left for 30 minutes and then rinsed off with cold water.
Pulped strawberries are astringent and reduce oily skin.
Dab time juice diluted in water every day on skin.
Tomato slices rubbed on skin daily reduce oiliness.
Tomato pulp juice or slices applied on open pores and left for 20/25 minutes, helps close pores.
OILY SKIN : Thin apple slices reduce oily skin.
Rub lemon juice ice-cubes daily on oily skin and leave it to dry for 10 minutes. Great for closing pores and reducing oiliness.
Butter milk dabbed on skin for 15 minutes, seems to soak up oil.
Strawberry pulp is effective against oil. To lighter or face tan.
Strawberry pulped and spread on cleansed skin.
Cucumber grated, pulped or sliced, applied on clean skin.
Mix orange peel, sun dried and pounded in to powder, with milk. Leave this paste on your skin for 25 minutes. Rinse off. Do daily for Lightening results.
Potato, scrubbed over dark or pigmented skin daily fades pigmented areas.
1 tsp. of lime juice and 1 tsp. of cucumber juice mixed with a pinch of turmeric powder lightness tan.
SKIN WHITENERS : Each of the following whiteners can be left on the face for at least 15 minutes. Vinegar, Potato Juice, Cucumber Juice, Lime Juice, Buttermilk.
COMBINATION SKIN : 1 tsp. of oatmeal, one of yogurt and 1 tsp. of lemon juice, mined and applied to dry areas.
DRY SKIN : Avocado is an amazing fruit. Mashed, apply it on dry skin for at least 20 minutes., thrice weekly.
1 tsp. of milk pwder, 1 tsp. of almond powder, 2 tsp. of glycering, 1 tsp. of almond or vitamin E oil is a nourishing winter pack.
A tsp. of cream combined with a tsp. of honey and olive oil, applied on face and left for 20 min. is a great winter moisturizer.
Avocado pulp is soothing to sensitive skin.
Rub milk cream on the affected area and leave it on for 30 minutes before showing. This will help your skin remain supple and shining.
Strawberries and raw potato are natural lighteners. Scrubs for dead cells and lustrerless skin.
Pineapple, if crushed and applied on the face for 20 minutes helps to slough off dead cells.
Oats, sugar and rice powder, blended separetely with yogurt helps to slough off dead cells.
Grated cucumber in muslin, left on eyes and face helps revitalize skin. The selicon and sulfur content in cucumber peps tires skin.
Years, 1/2 tsp. of yogurt and 1/2 tsp. of honey. The honey and yogurt should be mixed first used ful sluggish & Dull skin.
Foment your face (after cleaning) with a steamed towel that was soaked in water containing 2 tsp. of Soda Bi-Carbonate. Change to steam napkin 6-7 times. Now use a gentle scrub - try 1 tsp. of yogurt and 1 tsp. of rice powder. The blackheads, loosened, loosened by the steaming, will fall of. Always, as a finale, follow a steaming session with a cold water rinse to close pores and discourage blackheads.
Grated carrots, pears or their juice helps disinfect and soothe the skin.