Self-made beauty and skin care products for fruits and vegetables
The importance of eating healthy, that is, reducing the consumption of processed foods, is well known, but what is your understanding of the use of beauty products? In fact, if you can make salads or melt chocolate chunks, you can easily make your own green beauty and skin care products.
Aloe Facial Cleanser
Ingredients: 30ml aloe vera gel, 50ml olive oil, 30ml rose water, 4 drops of rose essential oil, 2 drops of grapefruit
According to research by cosmetologists, aloe vera and Cleopatra's cleansing products are similar to those of Cleopatra. Today, we can pick planted aloe leaves or buy aloe vera gel from natural food stores.
When making , put all the ingredients in a food processor and mix them evenly, then pour them into a vial, preferably in the refrigerator. Since the various ingredients contained in it may separate when placed, it must be shaken well before use. When using, first apply an appropriate amount on the face and neck and massage gently, then wipe it off with a fine cotton cloth or wash it off with water.
Apple Anti-acne Patch
Ingredients: Apple slices, boiling water
If you have acne on your skin, the treatment cannot be easier. Pour boiling water on a slice of apple, wait a few minutes until the apple slices become soft, then take it out of the water, wait for it to cool to warm, stick it on the acne, keep it for 20 minutes, then remove it, and finally use a moistened cotton Wipe the velvet pad gently.
Grape pulp firming milk
Ingredients: 4 large grapes or 8 small grapes
Grape contains natural exfoliating and antioxidants, which make the skin feel silky, smooth and firm. Grape has this effect because the contained fruit acid has a slight exfoliating effect and can brighten the skin.
When making, the grapes are peeled and pitted first. Then mash the pulp into a paste. When using, first apply the fruit pulp evenly on the face, avoiding the eyes and lips. Keep it for 10-15 minutes. It will feel slimy when applied to the skin, but at the same time you will feel refreshed and tight. Then rinse with warm water, pat dry and apply moisturizing cream according to the daily skin care steps.
Strawberry Teeth Whitening Powder
Ingredients: 1 ripe strawberry, 1/2 teaspoon baking powder
The name of sounds strange, but strawberry does brighten teeth and remove stains because of the astringent effect of malic acid. Of course, the effect cannot be compared with the teeth bleached by a dentist, but it can really make your teeth look brighter.
When making , the strawberries are mashed into a paste and then mixed with baking powder. When using, use a soft toothbrush to "smear" the mixture on the teeth and allow it to "fix" for 5 minutes, then brush thoroughly to remove the brightening powder, and finally rinse with plenty of water.
Deep pink lip gloss
Ingredients: 2 tablespoons of sweet almond oil, 10 grams of beeswax, 1 tablespoon of beetroot juice (if you make a lighter cream, you can add less), 4 drops of peppermint essential oil
Beetroot can be made into an incredible strawberry pink lip gloss, which is intoxicating. To make it, you need to squeeze the cooked beetroot into juice, or use bottled pure beetroot juice from natural food stores.
When making , first put the sweet almond oil and beeswax in a double boiler and heat slowly. Then remove the double boiler from the heat and gradually add the beetroot juice, adding 1 teaspoon at a time until it becomes the color you want; then use a fork or a small stirrer to mix well, then add the pepper Peppermint essential oil and stir again, and finally transfer it into a sterile vial.
Apple juice anti-dandruff liquid
Ingredients: 1000g fresh apples or 600ml bottled apple juice (without sugar), 600ml purified water, mineral water or rainwater, 125ml apple cider vinegar, 5 drops of tea tree essential oil, 2 drops of lavender essential oil
The shampoo that can effectively remove dandruff contains medicinal ingredients and is very irritating to the scalp, and the hair should be more moisturized and repaired. Apple has a bactericidal effect and can be used as a care solution to help restore the balance of the scalp and naturally and therapeutically solve the problem of dandruff.
When making , first squeeze apple juice and add water, then add vinegar and essential oil drop by drop and stir well. When using, wash your hair first, then condition your hair, and finally use apple juice anti-dandruff liquid for care.
Pumpkin Body Cream
Ingredients: 1 small pumpkin, 1 tablespoon sweet almond oil, appropriate amount of water, 225 ml yogurt, 1 lemon (juice)
Pumpkin is a natural source of fruit acid and vitamin A, these two nutrients have the effect of brightening the skin. It not only makes the skin smooth, but also makes the skin better absorb the nutrients of other ingredients.
When making , the pumpkin is peeled and topped first, then cut into quarters, and the seeds and flesh are removed (can be used as compost). Then cut the melon meat into chunks and pour it into the pot, add a small amount of water, and bring it to a boil (take care to ensure that it is not boiled dry). When the pumpkin is soft, remove the pot from the fire, and then mash it with a potato masher. When cooled to warm, add sweet almond oil, yogurt and lemon juice.
When using, in a warm bath or shower, do not put water in, and apply pumpkin body cream thickly on your skin. Keep it for 10 minutes, then rinse it off with warm water. After pat dry, apply body lotion or oil, wash your hair with shampoo and apply conditioner.
Raspberry Brightening Lotion
Ingredients: 2 tablespoons of plain yogurt, 75 grams of raspberries, 3 drops of sweet orange essential oil
Raspberry can play a gentle exfoliation effect, and the lactic acid in yogurt has the effect of brightening the skin.
When making , put the raspberry in a food processor for processing, and then filter the juice with a sieve to retain the pulp and seeds. Add the pulp and seeds to the yogurt and mix well, add a few drops of sweet orange essential oil and mix well again. When using, clean the face and apply the made brightening lotion on the face, avoiding the eyes and lips. Keep it for 15 minutes, then gently wipe with a fine cotton cloth soaked in warm water, and finally rinse and pat dry.