Beauty Tips and Tricks
You might wonder what this article is all about. Basically it is just a compilation of my top 5 effective beauty tips and tricks that you can do out of the most common items you can find in your kitchen.
Really There is Beauty in the Kitchen
The following are the list of items that you can use to have an effective yet cheap homemade beauty products:
If you’re fond of watching shows about skin care, then, this first item is definitely not a strange word for you.
Egg is a wonderful and natural product that can be used for skin care.
And, actually, facial masks with the use of an egg are very effective!Egg whites help brighten up and tighten the skin, while egg yolks are rich in vitamin A, pure proteins and nutrients! Source: http://www.beautyandtips.com/masks/5-natural-facial-masks-with-the-use-of-an-egg/
Aside from its delicious taste, cucumber is also known to lessen the appearance of eye bags.Cucumbers have a subtle, mild skin lightening effect. This is why cucumber on eyes is so often used for the dark circles under the eyes.
This skin lightening effect can also make your skin appear youthful and glowing.The ascorbic acid and caffeic acid in cucumbers brings down the water retention in the eyes. This will reduce the swelling and puffiness around the eyes. source: http://lifecellproducts.com/what-are-the-benefits-of-putting-cucumber-on-eyes/
- BAKING SODA
Baking is just one of the many things you can do at home. But aside from baked goods, baking soda is also an effective beauty item you can use every now and then.
Baking soda mixed with a lemon can be used as an alternative toothpaste, not only it can freshen your mouth but can also whiten it too.Baking soda combined with your favorite shampoo can help remove residue from hair styling products.
- OLIVE OIL
Used in most dishes, olive oil is an effective eye make-up remover and even a moisturizer especially to dry skin.
Olive oil contains phenolics such as esters of tyrosol and hydroxytyrosol, including oleocanthal and oleuropein, having acidic properties that give extra-virgin unprocessed olive oil its bitter and pungent taste.
Olive oil is a source of at least 30 phenolic compounds. Source: http://en.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/Olive_oil
Because it is rich in healthy fats and phenolic antioxidant vitamin E along with squalene and oleic acidas olive oil has made many wonders in the world of beauty.
Aside from its by-products, tomatoes are also known in the world of beauty.Since it contains vitamins A and C, tomatoes are effective to cure acne.
Slice a tomato into two halves and gently rub it on your face. Use it as often as possible for best results.
Homemade beauty products from simple items in your kitchen. Who says beauty is expensive?