Girls, you can’t get out of your home because of this lockdown, you are missing your parlor sessions and that’s why your face is looking lifeless, dull, and scary! But don’t worry, you can give the best treatment to your face by staying home too by face exfoliation.
Face exfoliation helps your skin to remove dead cells, prevents acne and pores, and makes you look younger. Your skin will glow like never by face scrubbing. Make regular exfoliation as your routine. It increases body protein called as ‘Collagen’ which will help in skin elasticity.
When should I use a face scrub?
You can choose your exfoliation session as your choice. It depends on your routine. Early morning is the best time for it. You can also use a face scrub at night.
How can I use a face scrub?
If your skin is oily, use an exfoliator daily or every other day. But you have other skin types, you must use the face scrub once or twice a week.
Which exfoliator should I use? chemical or natural?
It depends on your preference and skin type. If your skin is sensitive or allergic to any remedy, consult your dermatologist before using any product, be it natural or chemical.
However, I will prefer natural products over chemical for face scrubbing/ exfoliating. They have a low risk of any side effects or allergy. They help enhance your skin quality naturally.
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It helps to treat skin diseases and damaged skin. This yellow-colored fruit which contains vitamins A, C, and E improves skin tone, prevents as an anti-aging agent by removing wrinkles. It increases skin elasticity, removes blackheads and blemishes, and moisturizers your skin.
You can use Apricot as a face scrub/ face mask combining other natural ingredients such as milk, papaya, almond oil, orange, honey, olive oil, and avocado.
You can also use Apricot Kernel oil as a face scrub.
Cucumber has Vitamin C and folic acid. It helps to prevent premature aging; it tightens and cleanses skin which reduces acne breakouts. Cucumber is an anti-inflammatory and cool astringent that helps to reduce the effects of sunburns, redness, and rashes. Cucumber contains 96% water which moisturizers your skin.
You can apply the cucumber juice on your face. You can also use Cucumber as a face mask with other natural ingredients such as aloe Vera, honey, or almond oil.
It moisturizes your skin, improves skin tone, and protects from sun damage, and UV (Ultra-Violent) rays. It helps to increase Collagen which enhances skin elasticity. It prevents wrinkles, fine lines, skin infections, and skin inflammatory disorders. It contains vitamin B, zinc, and lactic acid.
There are various types of Yogurt. The regular cow milk’s yogurt has more calcium, but it can’t use by those who have a cow milk’s allergy. If you have a similar allergy, you can use other types of yogurts such as goat’s milk’s yogurt, plant-based yogurt, and Greek yogurt.
If you have oily or inflammatory skin, you can use a yogurt face mask with honey and ground turmeric. Yogurt with lemon juice a pleasant combination for hyperpigmentation issues. Apply Yogurt mask with honey, aloe vera if you have irritated skin.
4. Green Tea
Green tea has EGCG (Epigallocatechin gallate) antioxidants that prevent not only skin cancer but also from dead cells. It has Vitamin E which moisturizes your skin. It has anti-inflammatory properties that help to reduce acne and are the best treatment for oily skin.
It's fights against sunburn, minor cuts, skin irritation, redness, and swelling.
Honey has anti-bacterial properties that reduce skin infection. It is a great skin moisturizer. It has anti-inflammatory properties such as polyphenol and flavonoid, which prevents skin redness and irritation. It has natural enzymes that remove dead skin from your skin.
There are various types of honey, but if you have acne-prone skin, use ‘Manuka Honey’. It has got from a Manuka Bush which grows in New Zealand.It has anti-inflammatory and anti-microbial properties which reduce acne.
You can apply ‘Raw Honey’ directly on your face unless your skin is sensitive. Otherwise, you can mix honey with milk for a face mask.
Lemon contains citric acid, which helps to remove dead cells from the skin. It has vitamin C, which increases the cell renewal process and reduces spots.It contains bleaching properties too, which improves skin complexion. Be careful, if you have sensitive skin, don’t use Lemon.
You can apply lemon juice directly on your face. Otherwise, use Lemon with raw honey and eggs for a face mask.
7. Aloe Vera
Aloe Vera has anti-inflammatory properties that prevent burns, scars, sunburn, cuts, and soothes irritated skin.Its anti-bacterial properties help to reduce acne by killing bacteria. It moisturizes skin to fight with dry skin. It prevents you from eczema. It helps to grow new skin cells.
You can use Aloe vera gel by extracting it from aloe vera leaf. Also, you can buy aloe vera gel from medical or online stores.
It is an antiseptic agent that helps to reduce scars and other marks. It lightens and improves your skin texture. Its anti-oxidants properties slow down the cell damage process. It has anti-inflammatory properties that help to prevent skin allergies, skin infections, dry and dull skin, eczema, and psoriasis. It works as an anti-aging agent that removes wrinkles.
You can use turmeric with gram flour, milk, baking soda, lemon juice, almond milk, rose water, sandalwood, honey, coconut milk, and cucumber juice.
It has vitamin C which will nourish your skin. You can use Pumpkin seed oil as a face scrubber. The oil helps to reduce dryness and fine lines. It contains magnesium and zinc so that your skin can fight against skin disorders like psoriasis and eczema.
Avocado glows your skin as it has antioxidants properties and vitamin C. If you apply avocado as a face mask, it increased fatty acids which soften your skin. It is an anti-aging agent that removes wrinkles and helps to look younger. It is a great moisturizer. It is useful for acne-prone skin as it has lauric acid which is known as an anti-inflammatory agent. It removes dead cells and unclogged pores.
You can make an avocado mask combining with honey. Also, you can make a combination of avocado and oatmeal as a face mask. For dry skin, you can make the avocado mask mixing with yogurt.
You can make these scrubs at your home. Otherwise, you can buy face masks /face scrubs here on amazon.in which have the above ingredients in them.
Till then Stay Safe, Stay Beautiful, and Stay Home!