Maintenance can be very costly. However, there are also tactics to reduce this cost.
In this quarantine period, where everyone should be at home, we interrupted many things in our lives. Shopping centers and shops were closed in many countries. Beauty salons became one of them. But we can make our own beauty salon with the materials available at home.
Here are 5 beauty products that you can only prepare with the ingredients in your kitchen.
- Homemade Teeth Whitener
Oral care and dental health are extremely important. Everyone wants to have white teeth. However, there are natural methods that you can prefer instead of the latest trend in teeth whitening methods. One of them is baking soda. Baking soda has a proven effect on teeth whitening. Here is a recipe for preparing your own paste at home;
- 1 tablespoon of baking soda
Mix baking soda and water. Then apply the mixture to your teeth, leave for 1-2 minutes and wash. You need to repeat this every day to get more beautiful white teeth.
2. Homemade Blackhead Remover
Honey is both cleansing and antibacterial. So it creates a good duo with lemon to remove blackheads.
- 1 tablespoon of honey
- Half a lemon
Mix honey and lemon. After waiting for 15-20 minutes, wash with cold water. Then rinse off.
3. Homemade waxing
It is widely used in home waxing with its sugar adhesive structure.
- 2.5 cups of powdered sugar
- 1/2 cup of lemon juice
- 2 cups of water
Mix all the ingredients and cook for 5-10 minutes until the mixture has a golden color and paste consistency. Then let it cool, the mixture will come to a sticky form. Store it in the refrigerator and take it when you are ready to use it.
4. Natural Lip Balm
Our lips tend to crack with a sensitive structure. You can make your own lip balm.
- 2 teaspoon cacao oil
- 2 tablespoon coconut oil
- 2 teaspoon wax
- 2 teaspoon almond oil
- 10-15 drops of lemon oil
Melt the first four ingredients over medium heat. Get it from the stove. Add lemon oil and mix. Allow it to cool before closing the lid. You can use 3 months.
5. Natural Moisturizer
There are many materials you can use at home to make a face mask. There are many materials you can use at home to make a face mask. Cucumber is one of them. Cucumber has antioxidant properties and purifies the skin. Use with fresh mint flavor.
- 1/4 cucumber, (unpeeled)
- 3/4 cup of white sugar
- 2 tablespoons of coconut oil
- 8-10 drops of peppermint essential oil
Puree the cucumber, add sugar and coconut oil and mix. Then add peppermint oil, store the mixture in a bowl. Then put it in the fridge and you can use it whenever you want.