Maintaining a beautiful skin is essential for everyone but most importantly women. Women are more conscious of how they look at all times. This makes them the main target of cosmetics companies who are constantly improving their products to appeal to more women. Nevertheless, of late this has spurred out of control, the cosmetics companies are taking advantage of this to create expensive products that do not guarantee results and have more side effects than the previous version of the product.
Therefore, it has come to the attention of many that they can get better results by using natural products. Using such products guarantees results and is cheaper in the end. Furthermore, they are not chemically produced thus it ensures no damage can be done onto the skin unless the user has some allergic reaction to the ingredients used, so it is wise to note the effect each ingredient has on the user before going through with the preparation. Natural recipes are an affordable way to keep chemicals and toxins away from the user’s skin.
Almond and sugar facial scrub
One of the homecare products one can use is the almond and sugar facial scrub. It is a good way of exfoliating the skin: to remove any dead skin cells that make the face look dull.
To make this scrub one needs: 3 tablespoons of freshly whipped cream (you can whip your own cream from home), a cup of white sugar, half a cup of brown sugar, some ground almonds and 2 tablespoons of olive oil which is optional.
For preparation, mix the ingredients well. Then apply the mixture on your face in a circular motion to allow even supply on the face. Let the scrub settle in for a while approximately 10 minutes. Use cold water to rinse it off and make sure to use a clean towel to pat your face. This will leave your skin feeling refreshed. It can also be used as an anti-aging formula.