Yogurt is a great natural moisturizer. It is rich in proteins and fats which prevent the skin from drying. Yogurt also makes the skin more elastic.
It is a good thing that this wonderful moisturizer is so easily accessible. When you buy yogurt for cosmetic purposes, always choose organic full fat yogurt. It is those fats that help your skin most.
Now, lets see a few easy yogurt masks:
The Simples Yogurt Mask
Take a fat slice of bread and spread 2 tablespoons of yogurt on it. Wait two hours u... read more
Oily skin can be quite troublesome. It looks shiny, feels sticky and often the overproduction of sebum causes coarse pores and pimples. People with oily skin often feel the need to wash their faces a few times a day. But washing your face often, even with a mild soap, may dry your skin too much and as a result, make it produce even more oils. It is always difficult to find moisturizers which truly soothe and hydrate oily and mixed skin types without over-drying or making them even... read more
The homemade banana facial masks are good for every skin type. The moisturizing power of the bananas has long been known to womankind in the regions where the fruit originates. Bananas moisturize dry skin, absorbs the oils from the oily type skin, regenerates the cells for older skin and refreshes normal skin. All those functions of the delicious tropical fruit are due to the richness of potassium and magnesium, and vitamins A, B 6, B 12, C and F. Note that for facial masks it is best to use ripe b... read more
Acne is one of the most annoying problems a young person has to face. The painful pimples, oily skin, blackheads and huge pores can affect not only the sufferer's nerves but also his self esteem. There are, however, some cheap and effective ways to heal or lessen the effect of this major annoyance. Homemade facial masks, for example, are a very easy way to improve your skin and boost your self-assurance. Here is a small collection of natural masks especially good for acne.
Green Tea Face Mask. Gr... read more
A homemade facial scrub is a beauty agent that you should try making and using for yourself one of these days. Using a homemade facial scrub will give you so many advantages that you cannot get from commercially prepared facial scrubs.
Advantages of using a homemade facial scrub
You get to make sure that whatever stuff you are putting on your face is made only from fresh and natural ingredients. Many commercially manufactured facial scrubs contain synthetic ingredients that are harmful to the skin and ac... read more