Do you have any wish of getting more healthy hair, clear skin and smooth or soft body? Then don’t go any superstore to buy new skin products, Just switch to your kitchen to pick some ingredients. Do you know your kitchen hides many beauty fixes in itself? You find many common ingredients in your kitchen which are even better than any beauty products. I love kitchen beauty fixes, because the ingredients are easily available, pocket friendly and you can use and create many recipes you want; now I bet you are also starting loving. The kitchen is just not for cooking, you can create your masterpieces at here. From hair to toes, I will show you how these ingredients help to solve all your beauty fixes. Shall we start?
1- Olive oil and coconut oil:
Olive oil and coconut oil are top of the list when you are looking for varieties it can use in many recipes from centuries. It is one of my favorite products. Olive oil and coconut oil both are rich in many minerals and essential vitamins which make it a powerful ingredient. Now you are wondering how these oils are used in beauty fixes? Well, it is used in many ways, such as homemade body lotions, bathing, and makeup remover, excellent serum for strengthening nails, homemade eye creams, many beauty masks, and hair treatments. If you wish to have baby soft skin and body, then it can help you. Simply take crushed sugar and olive oil or coconut oil, but I prefer olive oil, exfoliate your skin with the help of this mixture. What you got a super smooth skin. If you are facing split ends, then just message your hair everyday and leave it in overnight. Wash it off at morning. Last but not the least you can use it in any beauty recipe and its good for cooking too. Now let’s move to the next ingredient if I continue talking about olive oil and coconut oil, then its hard to jump on the next ingredient because olive oil and coconut oil is versatile I can’t elaborate it in just one paragraph.
Yummy it’s my favorite ingredient in breakfast. Forgetting about its sweeter taste honey is a wonderful beauty ingredient in your kitchen. It’s works miracle for skin, hair and body. Honey is used as a toner, cleanser, scrub, bathing, and lip plumper and its a natural solution to fixed chapped lips. Rather than this honey is packed with antioxidants and moisturizing properties. So you can make a moisturizing honey mask for skin or neck. For making honey scrub just crush some almonds and mix it with honey to make a homemade mask. You can also make a honey skin brightening lotion just by mixing olive oil, honey and lemon juice. Honey is also used as a conditioner and it also adds extra shine to your hair. Add honey in any hair mask to get shiny and bouncy hair. Did you remember the Cleopatra’s beauty secret? She combines milk, oil with honey to get bathed. It’s also good for sunburns, tan skin, acne scars and yes pimples or acne too.
3- Whole Milk:
Whole milk is a natural moisturizer for the face and body, but if you find raw milk its better. Whole milk is not only good for bones, but it’s really beneficial for your skin. Whole milk helps to get radiant skin, it shrink pores, soft skin, prevent aging. Milk is a natural cleanser as it helps to get rid of blackheads, whiteheads and acne. Just dab a cotton ball in cold milk; gently rub it all over your face and neck. Do you know tans, dark skin and pigmentation is also cured by applying just whole milk? Use whole milk to soothe sunburns and inflamed skin. Later I will write a post about beauty tips with raw milk, in this post I will tell you some amazing and easy scrubs, masks and much more.
You are thinking that why I choose Ginger? Is it only used in cooking? May be you are right, but, think again, it’s not only good for health, but its have some beauty benefits too which blow your mind. Ginger helps to slow down the aging process due to antioxidants present in it. Good news for those who have faced split ends hair loss, dandruff and dry hair problems. It cures all the hair problems and also it stimulates the hair growth, so start using it today. Just mix ginger with yogurt and olive oil to create a hair mask. Not only ginger is great for hair, but it also cures blemishes, acne, sunburns and white scars. Ginger is also used as a toner so don’t use any store bought toner now.
Did you love lemonade? But I thought your skin and hair love the lemon juice more than your stomach due to its beauty benefits. Lemons are packed with Vitamin C, Potassium and it also contains antioxidant properties. If you wish to want a natural moisturizer to just mix a few drops of lemon juice with coconut or olive it. Now days many people face dark skin specially their knee, elbow and neck skin. Just rub these parts with lemon. If you want to get rid of acne and blackheads just use lemon juice on it. Did you use store bought cleansing wipes? If yes, then you know you can make it at home with less cost. Mix few drops of lemon juice with tree tea oil and water, dab a cotton pad in this mixture use it as a toner or cleansing wipes. Mix lemon with baking soda and salt to get whiter teeth. Lemon is also good for acne scars, dark spots, dry and brittle nails, dull skin, dry scalp and dandruff. If you want a natural hair lightener then lemon juice does it for you. Just apply lemon juice on your hair before going out in the sun
Turmeric is one of the most important ingredients used in kitchens and weddings, but now it’s also used in cosmetics too. If you want a natural skin glow just add an equal amount of turmeric with gram flour and milk. If you want to get rid of facial hair, then use turmeric regularly to slow down the growth of hair. Turmeric also helps skin elasticity and prevents aging. If you want to fade the acne, dark skin, acne scars, pigmentation then this will be your life savors. Just mix turmeric with lemon juice to solve these problems. But remember, if you going for any occasion or party, then don’t use it because sometimes it leaves stains. It also controls dandruff and hair loss. If you are facing excessive oil, then use turmeric with sandalwood powder and a few drops of lemon juice. Turmeric is also good stretch marks. Lastly, if can’t wear open sandals due to cracked heals then don’t worry use turmeric powder with castor oil or olive oil before going to bed. But remember dry it completely and wear a black color sock.
Most people eat yoghurt in their breakfast due to its nutritional benefits. But if you left some yoghurt it can be used in many beauty recipes. Yogurt helps to fight acne, sunburns, prevent aging and give to an even skin tone, you can say that yogurt is a multitask er like a mother. If you want soft and smooth hands just add 1 tablespoon olive oil and honey, into the yogurt to create a mask. Spread plain yogurt with crushed almonds to exfoliate dull skin, it helps to rejuvenate your skin and reduce acne spots. Did you want a scalp conditioner? Yes, it is yogurt just spread some plain yogurt into your scalp before going to shower, let it stay for 20 minutes then wash it off. Can I tell you my hair loss secret? I used yogurt and egg mask twice a month to get rid of dandruff and hair loss. You know I am really busy person who work throughout the day, so I didn’t notice my feet. But at the weekends I pamper them with yogurt and walnut scrub to improve their texture.
Coffee is just not a hot drink for a tired body and mind; it has many beauty benefits that we really don’t know. Are you one of those who can’t wear shorts and bikini due to cellulite and belly fat? Then doesn’t worry mix coffee grounds with wine, ginger, lemon juice and sea salt, use it as a scrub. For belly fat after using this scrub to just wrap your waist for 6 hours. Why you just use coffee grounds on your body? It’s also good for hairs too. Coffee can cure hair loss, itchy scalp. Use coffee grounds on wet hair for soft and shiny hair, don’t use it if your hair color is too light or colored as it darken your hair color. Coffee is a natural scrub so you can use it directly or mix it with other ingredients on your skin or body. Coffee has also used to get rid of puffy eyes and reduce swelling. I want to share one of my favorite facial mask which I used once in a month. Mix coffee with milk or yogurt, cocoa powder, honey and banana. Apply it on your face and neck for 20 minutes, rinse it with warm water. This mask makes your skin softer and glowing. Did you ever think your hot beverage or drink have so many beauty uses? I know you never know that.
When we heard the name of sugar the first word which hits on our mind is calories, but we use sugar in cakes, beverages, coffee, tea, but some peoples refused to use it due to a lot of calories. But did you know that it has many beauty benefits, sugar is also known as white gold. I used to crush sugar with a banana as a scrub for my body, did you know? I use a lot of body butter, but they didn’t give me the result which I got from sugar scrub. As you can search I told so many sugar scrubs for dark lips. For soft skin and hands take crash sugar with olive oil and lemon, gently massage it on your face, hands and neck for 5 minutes. Sugar is also used in manicures and pedicures. Sugars can prevent us from blemishes, clog pores and rough or dull skin. It also heals wounds and infections. Now its your choice whether you use brown sugar or white sugar both plays a major role in beauty fixes.
Salt is an important and necessary ingredient in every dish. As it enhances the flavor of an ordinary dish, but did you know salt helps in many beauty problems? Sounds worried. But it’s true; I usually take salt bath to the stress and soothes my tired skin. Salt is a natural exfoliating so you can makes any face scrub with salt as it making your skin soft and silky. For making face scrub take 1 tablespoon salt and your favorite oil with some chunks of papaya. Gently massage this mixture on your face or neck. Leave it for 10 minutes. Salt also helps acne suffer, for acne reducing mask takes salt with honey and raw milk. Apply this mask on your face for 20 minutes. Like sugar, salt also help to heal wounds, reduce allergy and sinus infection. You can also use salt for a tired foot. Just take 2 tablespoon salt in warm water, add 1 lemon and soak your feet in this water for 30 minutes. Salt also reduces dandruff and mouth odor. Don’t forget to use moisturizer after applies any salt treatment.
There is so much other ingredient which hides in our kitchen, so just go find them and create your own unique recipe by mixing ingredients that’s beneficial for your skin. But remember one thing always choose fresh and organic ingredient for beauty regimen. Now you can find any beauty fixes easily from your kitchen, you can combine other ingredient according to your skin type. Now if you are in any beauty problem, just goes to your kitchen and I am sure you will find something to fix it. Any recipe which is written above tried by me, so don’t worries have fun and creative with these ingredients. Have you ever tried any craziest beauty treatment? Which home ingredient you like the most? Do you currently using any beauty fixes or you have any secret recipe? Then don’t forget to share it with us on the below comment box.