Natural Skin Care Ingredients

Yet another example of simpler being better. These ingredients can easily be found, easy to use and can yield amazing results. Who knew?!
For Skin
Aloe vera-healing, moisturizing, cleansing
Baking soda-mild abrasive
Banana-nourishing
Bran-lifts impurities
Comfrey-antiseptic
Cucumber-, has astringent properties that neutralize oil without overdrying
Egg white-nourishes, provides vital minerals
Ginger-warming
Glycerin-emollient, lubricant
Grapefruit-tightens, uplifts
Honey-soothing, nourishing
Jojoba-great moisturizer
Juniper-detoxify
Lemon-astringent
Licorice-natural lightening, rich in antioxidants, calms inflammation, diminishes acne scars
Milk-nourishing
Oatmeal-breaks down impurities
Rosemary-improves circulation
Sage-soothing
Yogurt-soothing
Hands & NailsBeeswax-softening L
emon-cleansing
Sweet almond oil-nourishing
FeetYogurt-cools, relaxing & refreshing
EyesCucumber-reduces puffines
Green Tea-soothing, detoxifying, reduces swelling
Lips
Epsom salts-draws out impurities, locks in moisture
Parsley-anti-fungal, prevents infection

A steam facial with tea-fill a bowl or sink with steamy water. Add a teabag (chamomile for normal skin, peppermint for oily skin) and drape a towel over head. Steam for 10 min max. Wash face as usual

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