8 Jan 2016

I'm a year older today, and to celebrate today, I would be uploading two DIY skin care recipes this week. It has been a long time since I did anything like this, so after scrolling through the web, getting reviews as well as compiling these posts from some of my favourite blogs and yes, I have tried some at home and its something I would continue doing. So here are five fruits which can be very beneficial to you. These recipes are cheap, easy to get and use. Here, they are:

Contains bleaching agents that help in cleansing the skin, removing dead skin cells and impurities. It also helps in getting rid of blemishes and dull complexion effectively. A combination of lemon and potato juice, honey or tomato paste helps make the best natural skin treating for fairness,blemish removal and is simple to make. Using one potato and one lemon, peel and grate the potatoes to turn it into a smooth pulp. Squeeze out juice from lemon and add it to the pulp mix well and apply on clean face. Let it sit for 20 minutes and then wash off with water. Do the same with the tomatoes and honey.

This fruit is rich in vitamin C and B6, which helps in maintaining skin suppleness and improving skin complexion. Banana can be used with milk or almond oil which helps in lightening the dull skin and protects it against harmful UV rays of the sun and improves blog circulation throughout the skin. Mash the bananas into a smooth paste and mix with either milk or almond oil. Apply the mixture and wash after 20 minutes. 3. CUCUMBER The cucumber juice and pulp act as an effective natural remedy for improving the complexion, removing pigmentation, blemishes and scars.
It can also be used to lighten dark circles around the eyes. Apply the juice over the face, reaching under the eyes, before going to bed. Rinse with water.

Ripe papaya is rich in the enzyme papain that helps to renew skin cells. It is loaded with vitamins A, C and E that helps in moisturizing dull skin, lightening and protecting it against infections. Mash ripe papaya to a smooth paste, mix with honey and apply all over the face. It can be used as a natural sunscreen and reduces signs of aging such as freckles and spots.

Mangos are loaded with powerful antioxidants that help to improve skin luminosity. Mangoes when mashed with milk and mud clay, helps prevent over-production of melanin in the skin, lightens hyper pigmentation, and evens skin tone. Well, these DIY recipes are not expensive and easy to get. For all other ingredients that are hard to get,they can be gotten from this blog. I hope you like this post. The next post would be posted very soon. Keep your arms closed.  Happy celebration to all my fellow Capricorns, love you all.