10 Beauty Products That Can Easily Be Made In Your Kitchen
4Homemade fresh scrub
Cucumbers are rich in antioxidants and contain properties which have a good soothing effect on the skin. You can easily make a great body scrub at home if you combine it with the fresh aroma of peppermint.
Ingredients: 1/4 unpeeled cucumber, 3/4 cup of white sugar, 2 tablespoons of coconut oil, and 8-10 drops of peppermint essential oil.
Start by pureeing the cucumber and then add the sugar along with the coconut oil in and blend them together. Now, add the peppermint oil to the mix and pour it out into a container which you can store in the fridge.
5Natural makeup remover
Coconut oil is the only ingredient you need to use if you want to remove your makeup. Gently apply it on your face and leave it on for 10 minutes after which you can rinse it off. It’s the best natural makeup remover which will also clean your skin and keep it moisturized. Unlike cosmetic makeup removers, it won’t leave your skin dry and lifeless.
6Homemade sugaring wax
One of the best ways to get rid of any unwanted hair on your body is by sugaring. No need to search for costly sugaring wax which won’t be too harsh on your skin because you can make the same wax at home.
Ingredients: 2 1/2 cups of powdered sugar, 1/2 cup of lemon juice, 2 cups of water.
Mix all these ingredients together and heat this mixture for 8-10 minutes until it turns golden in color. Let it cool for a while as this will allow it to become a bit thick and sticky just like a wax. Then store it in your fridge until you need to use it. With your fingertips spread the wax and pull it off softly in the direction of the hair growth.
7Natural homemade perfume
It’s quite easy to make your own absolutely natural perfume at home and it won’t take more than a few minutes either. Out of the many cosmetic perfumes which can sometimes be harsh on sensitive skin none can claim that they use all-natural products as their ingredients.
Ingredients: 10-12 drops of essential oil (rose, lavender, etc.), carrier oil (jojoba, almond), roll-on bottles.
Mix all the ingredients together and pour it into a spray bottle. This natural perfume will always provide you with long-lasting fragrance.
8Homemade lip balm
Even lip balms can be made at home. Making your own lip balm can prove to be a really nice experience too. If you want a totally natural lip balm then use your own ingredients at home to make one. Natural beauty products like lip balms are not only expensive but can also be too small which doesn’t exactly justify its cost.
Ingredients: 2 tablespoon raspberry gelatin mix, 2 tablespoon coconut oil, 3-4 drops of lemon essential oil.
First heat up the coconut oil in the microwave for 20 seconds and then add it to the raspberry gelatin mix. Mix them together and once again place this mixture in the microwave until the gelatin melts. Once it’s done, add the lemon essential oils and mix it up. Pour the mixture into a lip balm container and place it in your refrigerator for it to solidify.
9Natural eyelash and eyebrow enhancer
Fake lashes and mascara can be replaced with a simple natural beauty product that can stimulate enhance hair growth. Castor oil is the best natural ingredient which can be used for this purpose. Apply castor oil on your lashes and brows regularly and it will make them look fuller than any other cosmetic product.
10Naturally dry shampoo for oily hair
If you have oily hair, then washing too often with shampoo won’t be an effective solution for your condition. Instead, you should try using naturally dry shampoo which you can make yourself. This is more of a natural method of treating this condition.
Ingredients: 2½ tablespoon of cornstarch, 3-4 drops of essential oil (lavender or rose)
Mix these ingredients together and dust it softly onto your hair. Let it remain on your hair for 5 minutes and then use a brush to remove the excess powder. The oil and dirt will be soaked up by the cornstarch leaving your hair clean and fresh.