Archive for June 24, 2013

Homemade Natural Face Scrub

Natural Face ScrubIf you think that, your skin is looking dull and lifeless lately, then maybe its home to exfoliate. However, before you reach out for that tube of chemical or cosmetic scrub, think again. Why use cosmetic products when you can make your own scrub at home with natural products? Here is one of the easiest and most effective homemade facial scrubs, which you can make in a matter of minutes. You will need honey, extra virgin olive oil and sugar.

After you have your ingredients, get a measuring cup and a measuring spoon. Take two tablespoons of sugar and one tablespoon of extra virgin olive oil and mix it with a dollop of honey (one to one and half tablespoon should be enough). Put this in a container with a lid. Shake it and make sure it mixes well. Well, you facial scrub is ready to use. What’s best is that you can store it for 30 days. Since you are not adding any preservatives, store it in your fridge when not in use.

Skin care tips for summer

Skin care tips for summerA good and a beautiful skin is a dream for almost everyone. This becomes impossible to achieve during the times of summer. It is that time of the year when the skin gets dull and oily due to excessive heat. Thus having a good skin during the summers is just like a dream. This dream can be achieved only by following a strict regime. Here are some tips to for having a good quality skin during the summers.

  • Maintaining the hydration level of the body is pretty much essential for having a good skin. Make sure that you have a good amount of water during the summers.
  • Keep your skin safe from sun. The sun rays destroy the skin thus protecting the skin is necessary. You can use sunscreen to guard your skin or avoiding getting out from 11 AM to 3 PM will be a better option.
  • During the summer the skin becomes oily and thus attracts more dirt. Thus cleansing it is very essential as it removes all the accumulated dirt on your face.
  • Moisturizing your skin is a good idea. This keeps the skin healthy and makes it glow.

Follow the above stated steps to maintain a good skin even during the summers.