In this age of complex lifestyles, accumulating stress and markets flooded with chemical laden cosmetics if you want to give a natural and healing touch to your skin, use some homemade tips a few of which have a mention in the ancient literature of Ayurveda.
- Honey – Natural Honey is antibacterial and works wonders for skin. Apply it in a raw form just over your face and keep it for 5-10 minutes and witness the buttery texture of your skin. Honey also helps in treating any facial dullness due to clogging of pores. Mix Honey with fruit pack to get that amazing glow to your skin.
- Yoghurt – It is said that even Cleopatra used yoghurt for skin &hair care. Yoghurt has both zinc and lactic acid for a rejuvenating effect on skin. A simple massage with yogurt from whom water has been drained out just before shower removes dead skin cells, removes any fine lines, hydrates skin and makes the skin shine and glow. You can use yoghurt as a scrub when mixes with 1 tbsp. oats, mix with olve oil and sandalwood paste to fight acne , a homemade face pack when mixed with dried orange peel and masoor dal works wonders for dry skin and also yoghurt acts as an excellent conditioner for dry an frizzy hair.
- Turmeric – In the ancient works of Charaka and Sushruta, turmeric has been referred to as wonder spice . No wedding in India is completed without the ‘haldi‘ ceremony where a paste made of turmeric is applied to the bride and the groom’s body as part of their marriage preparations just because of its wonders on skin health. With gram flour and yoghurt it acts as an excellet exfoliant for skin, as an actibacterial property use turmeric and sandalwood mixture as an acne face pack and wash it off in approximately 10 minutes to find a smooth acne free skin and who can forget the antiseptic properties of turmeric used by our grandmothers and mothers when we had a cut, scratch or burn.
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Or you can watch the video explaining its wonderful properties
- Eat Healthy – Its not just about the external products applied to skin but rather it’s more about what we eat and what goes inside. A diet rich in proteins, fruits, antioxidants and Vitamin C works wonders for skin .Include more of avocados, fresh fruits, Eggs, pulses ,natural sweeteners in your diet and restrain yourself from Junk food . sleep well for 8 hours, exercise and yoga, Destress with laughing and stay happy for that radiant skin.