Do you have five minutes a week you could spare? Then, try out these facial exfoliant recipes. Homemade exfoliant recipes are extremely effective and affordable.
Homemade scrub recipes not only cleanse your skin, slough off dead skin cells, and penetrate the clogged pores, they add other ingredients to help your skin look and feel better.
An egg white will help firm the skin, and honey will act as an anti-inflammatory agent that prevents further infections and inflammations.Milk will add its enzymes and leave your skin smooth and soft.
Lemon juice will remove the excess oil and help reduce the large pores on your face.
A cleansing facial scrub sent to us by our reader Sasha, contains all the perfect ingredient to remove the dead skin cells and cleanse the face, nourishing it at the same time.
When used as a base to make facial masks, corn flour is an excellent ingredient if you're dealing with oily skin. Corn flour picks up oil from the skin and traps it, leaving the skin moisturized but with diminished oiliness and shine free.
This mask is extremely easy to make.
2 teaspoons of corn flour
1 egg white
Mix this two and apply on the face. Wash off after 15 minutes or until dry. While washing, use circular motion so that you can exfoliate the skin and help the circulation of its deeper layers. First apply warm and then cold water.
About 7oz of yogurt
1 tablespoon of lemon juice
1 tablespoon of honey
Mix, apply to face and rinse off using a washcloth.
This is an easy and inexpensive way to perform pore cleansing and remove the dead skin cells off your face.
3 teaspoons of coconut oil
Add salt and coconut oil until a paste forms. Put the paste on the face. Be careful not to scratch yourself, don't press to hard. When you are done, rinse off with lukewarm water.
Mix a bit of yogurt and milk and apply to face. After exfoliating it with salt, milk will provide nourishment and softening your face needs. Yogurt based homemade exfoliants contain enzyme that also cleanse and nourish the skin. See more yogurt face mask recipes.
1 teaspoon of honey
2 teaspoons of finely ground almonds (not salted ones, just regular)
1/2 teaspoon of lemon juice
Gently rub the face, don't press too hard, you'll scratch yourself :)
Consider introducing facial skin cleanser recipes into your skin care routine for even better results.
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