Who does not want to have a healthy, smooth, and silky skin, free of wrinkles,right? However, a lot of people have numerous skin-related problems and cannot seem to better their skin health, especially in the facial area. So, they resort to store-bought skin care products; however, a lot of these products contain chemicals which can cause additional problems.
This being said, it is far better if we rely on more natural methods for skin care such as the one we are going to present in today’s article. We will show you how to rinse your face properly and eliminate sagginess and wrinkles.
DIY Skin Detox & Anti-Aging Cream
You will need:
2 tsp of extra virgin coconut oil
A tsp of baking soda, aluminum free
A mixing bowl
Preparation: Put the two ingredients in the bowl and mix them well. You need to get a paste-like texture.
Use: On a previously cleaned face, apply the cream. Leave it on for 5 minutes before rinsing it off with warm water. While doing this,massage the skin in circular motion.
Repeat on a regular basis.
The Benefits of the Ingredients
- Baking soda is amphoteric,i.e. it has the power to balance the pH of the skin with its alkalinity. It is also abundant in antiseptic and anti-inflammatory characteristics.
- Coconut oil is an amazing natural and organic moisturiser with powerful antiviral and antibacterial characteristics.It is also very beneficial for eczema and dry skin. It also possesses anti-inflammatory properties and can lower inflammation.
- When combined together, these two potent ingredients become even more beneficial. They will hydrate the skin, reduce wrinkles, and repair the skin barrier.
Important to note:
If you are allergic to coconut oil or baking soda or if you happen to have a very sensitive skin, avoid this DIY cream.
If you experience a burning sensation or develop a rash from the cream, remove it right away by rinsing it off with water.