Natural products for a smooth skin



Everyone wants to have a smooth skin free from pimples, wrinkles,acne, blemishes and even skin that is free from enlarged pores which tends to mar your skin. The truth is that the skin is fragile and it is always exposed to different things ranging from: Stressful lifestyles, hectic work schedules, inadequate sleep, lack of nutritional diet, pollution, harmful sun rays (UVA/UVB), excessive smoking, and drinking of alcohol which are the major factors which results to skin problem. One of these above listed reasons are part and parcel of everyone’s life and you cannot run away from them. However, one can still prevent it.

There are many skin care products in the market that can help to ensure good skin but the question is “Can everyone afford to get the product?”, “Are they really effective?” and some may be harsh on your skin. This brings me to the topic of today which is about natural products for skin care.

Dear reader, do you know there are good natural products that can ensure a smooth skin? If your answer is no, i guess you will find this write up interesting and even if your answer is yes, there is no harm in learning more.

There are so many natural products that has good effects on the skin. Here are some of the products you should give a try and trust me you will stay hooked to them.

  1. Coconut oil

Coconut oil has be tested and trusted over the years for the various benefits it provides for the skin. Coconut oil offers protection from sunburn, tackles fungal infection, reduce facial wrinkle, and prevents premature aging. It is an excellent skin moisturizer and it serves as the ideal facial cleanser. All these are achieved through the help of the nutrients it provides for the skin.

Apply coconut oil by

Applying it on the specific area you want.
Massage for a few minutes in gentle circular motions.
Leave the oil till the next day.

  1. Lemon

It helps to treat acne because it contains antibacterial properties. Lemons are rich in vitamin C and citric acid, so they can help brighten and lighten your skin when used over time, it is also a clarifying moisturizer. It helps to remove dead cell and dry skin. Lemon is also great for reducing excess oil.

Take out two teaspoons of lemon and mix it with sugar. Scrub in a circular motion and leave it on for 10 minutes and use warm water to wash it off after 10 minutes.

  1. Cucumber

Cucumber and the skin maintains the same pH level. As a result of that, they help restore the skin natural acid mantle, which protects it from bacteria and other contaminants. They contain great hydrating, nourishing and astringent properties. Regular use of a cucumber face mask can prevent pimples, blackheads, wrinkles and dry skin. You can also use cucumber as a cleanser, mix cucumber juice with milk and use it instead of other cleansers also you can grate cucumber, mix it with yogurt well and apply it to your face and neck. Leave it for 5 minutes until it dries off and wash it with cold water

  1. Honey

It helps to reduce blemishes, honey can help moisturize, helps to reduce the appearance of scar, fights aging and bacteria. Plus, it’s loaded with nutrients, antioxidants, and healing compounds. It also a sun burn treatment. All these can be achieved by:

Applying honey evenly on clean and damp skin.

Massaging it for a few minutes, leave it on for another five minutes and wash the honey off with lukewarm water.

  1. Carrot Juice

Carrots are rich in beta-carotene and vitamin A, which will help improve the skin’s texture.

The antioxidants present in carrots will cleanse the body of free radicals, and this will start reflecting on your skin

Cut the carrot and ginger  into pieces and extract their juice Add some water to dilute the juice to the required consistency.
Drink this juice, preferably in the morning..

Take the juice daily for better result.

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Temitope Ikusika











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