Healthy and spotlessly clean skin requires adequate daily skin are. According to skin care specialists, in order to have shiny, clean and gentle skin you should wash your face two times a day.
The health of your skin depends on the products you use. Probably all of you have favorite face wash brand, but have you ever read its label carefully? Do you know which ingredients your favorite cream or tonic contains? Do you know the effect of each ingredient?
Investigations showed that most of the products sold on the market contain chemicals that are hazardous and may harm and irritate your skin.
In order to make your own homemade face wash you will need:
- Coconut oil
- Baking Soda
Note: if you are not planning to wash your hair that day, before you start using the mixture of coconut oil and baking soda, tie your hair so the mixture doesn’t get into your hair and make it look greasy.
Take a bowl and combine equal amounts of baking soda and coconut oil. You should not worry if the coconut oil is in hardened state, as your body temperature will melt the coconut oil. Apply the resulted mixture on your face and gently massage your face with circular movements.
Baking soda is ultra fine grain and it is completely safe to use over the delicate skin areas, such as the lips and eye area. Don’t forget to rub your brows, too. By massaging in circular motions, the baking soda will start to dissolve. Once you finish with this, take a warm, wet washcloth and carefully remove the baking soda scrub from your face. After that, gently massage your skin with the coconut oil that had remained on your skin. The coconut oil will act as moisturizer and in same time will stimulate the blood flow and will assist in skin detoxification.
This natural mask will make your skin look fresh, soft, tightened and thoroughly cleansed.