Cleansing—as simple as the word sounds, is a crucial step in any skin care regimen. It helps get rid of dust and grime from your skin after a long day. Excessive pollution and makeup for long hours can leave your skin lifeless and dry, so not cleansing is hardly an option!
And while there are some great quick-fix cleansing products in the market; it helps to use natural cleansing ingredients every once in a while, so your skin can enjoy the goodness of natural ingredients.
Here are some easy to find kitchen ingredients that double up as super cleansers...
If you have sensitive skin, milk is your savior! Apart from being extremely affordable and easy to find it removes dirt and makeup gently, leaving your skin refreshed.
The benefits of cucumber for your skin are no secret. Being one of the most popular ingredients for skincare and beauty, its cooling properties and high water content makes it a super cleanser.
Pro Tip: Grate some cucumber and add to it a little bit of milk or olive oil and rub it on your lips to get rid of leftover lipstick stains.
Use some oil:
Olive and Coconut oil can work as great cleansers. They remove any leftover makeup or dirt that has settled on your face without leaving it dry and lifeless.
Take a few cotton balls dipped in yogurt and rub it all over your skin. After letting it on for a couple of minutes rinse it off with cool water. This will not only help cleanse your skin but will also get rid of sunburns and dark patches.
Mash a ripe banana and apply the paste on your face. Use a warm cloth or towel to clean your face after keeping it on for five minutes. This will remove all your makeup and leave your skin feeling smooth and hydrated.
Dip a cotton ball in a little bit of rose water and gently apply it all over your face and neck. Not only does it smell great, it will instantly make you feel fresh leaving your skin hydrated and nourished.