If your skin is extremely dry and super-sensitive, here’s how to make your own moisturizer:
Jojoba homemade moisturizer for normal skin
Ingredients in jojoba homemade moisturizer:
Preparation of jojoba homemade moisturizer for normal skin:
Combine jojoba oil, vitamin E oil and beeswax in a small bowl.
Place the bowl in a shallow pan of boiling water and heat, stirring occasionally until the wax melts. Remove the bowl and let it cool to room temperature. It will thicken and become cloudy as it cools.
In a blender or small food processor combine Aloe Vera and rose water. Add the cooled oil and blend on high speed until it becomes thick and cloudy.
Add sandalwood and rose essential oils and blend mixture into colored glass jar.
Apply a very small amount on your face every evening instead of your usual moisturizer. If you have very dry skin you may wish to use this also in the morning.
Dead skin cells, jaded skin and tanning can effectively get rid off by using body scrub recipe to remove dead cells. However, do not use the body scrub every day. If your skin is oily, it needs to be done maybe once a week. For those with dry skins exfoliating twice a month is sufficient. You can easily make some homemade body scrubs that can be effective. Try them.
Oats body scrub:
Take half a liter of buttermilk or half a liter of beaten curds. Take half a cupful of oats that are in thick powdered form. Add to curd or butter milk. Mix well. Pour in a container and leave in the refrigerator for 2 hours. Apply this thick paste all over the body starting from the neck downwards, to the arms, torso and legs. Leave it for 20 minutes. Rinse off with warm water containing lemon juice. This body scrub recipe reduces pores and cleans up the skin.
Lentil body scrub
Take half cup of any kind of lentil. Soak for half an hour. Drain out the water. Coarse grind it to a paste. Add a tablespoon of chickpea powder with just enough milk to make a thick paste. Apply all over the forehead, face, neck. Keep rubbing in circular motion to remove dead skin and clear blemishes. This body scrub recipe is an ideal for very tender skin.
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