Dirt, perspiration, bacteria, and dust often gather on your skin and make it more prone to different diseases. All these impurities can clog the pores, hence causing the development of many skin issues.
Therefore, your skin needs a deep cleansing routine. You should wash your face properly at least twice on a daily basis to keep your facial skin healthy and radiant.
However, it actually depends on what type of product you use to clean your face. In fact, there are many different types and cleansers on the market. Most people do not read the ingredients of these products since they believe the product are natural and 100% effective.
Nevertheless, a lot of commercial face washes or cleansers have numerous harmful chemicals that may add to skin inflammation. In other words, these skin and facial care products can cause more harm than good. That’s why you should always read the labels before purchasing anything.
Fortunately, there are many natural options to these store-bought skin care products that are a healthier and safer option for your skin.
Homemade face washes can leave your skin feeling hydrated, refreshed, and clean. They do not contain any added harsh chemicals. Also, they are easy to make. These homemade face washes are mild on your skin, and do not lead to any negative effects.
Plus, they are economical. The ingredients found in the homemade face wash recipe presented below are probably already in your kitchen.
This homemade face wash recipe contains only 2 natural ingredients, such as coconut oil and baking soda. Both ingredients work together to remove your dead skin cells, excess dust and dirt and get rid of scars, acne, redness, etc.
These ingredients are really suitable for any type of skin, including sensitive skin.
Here Are The Health Benefits Of Both Ingredients:
In spite of being very nutritious oil, coconut oil also acts as a natural skin care product. Coconut oil contains unbelievable properties that can feed and hydrate your skin. It can clean your face as well as balance your skin’s pH levels.
The topical application of the oil can eliminate many of the harmful ingredients applied to your skin in addition to commercial skin care creams and lotions. Coconut oil enters your skin more deeply than any other skin care product as a result of its low molecular weight and the way it bonds with proteins.
Baking soda can function as a natural cleaning product, and an alternative to toxic and harmful commercial face cleansers. It can supply instant sunburn relief.
This ingredient also provides beneficial effects in the treatment of acne given that it functions as an amphoteric compound. This means that the ingredient has an ability to maintain optimal skin’s pH levels and prevent the formation of acne. Baking soda can also exfoliate your face, thus making your skin feel soft.
Homemade Face Cleanser Recipe
- Half a cup of baking soda
- Half a cup of raw, organic coconut oil
To start with, you should warm the coconut until it turns into a liquid. Then, mix both ingredients until you get a homogenous paste.
- Apply some of the mixture on your face and scrub it with circular motions.
- Leave it on for a while and after that rinse it off using warm water.
- You should repeat the same treatment 3 times a week for maximum benefits.
Have a look at the video below for extra tips: