Welcome to: Skin Care

Facial Steps – How to Do a Home Facial For Dry, Normal and Oily Skin

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Knowing how to do a home facial using your favorite homemade facial recipes is a brilliant way of giving your skin a quick pick-me-up, to exercise it by activating circulation and for bringing nutrients and oxygen to the surface. You can do a home facial using homemade face masks or you can do a steam facial. Nearly all face masks contain a high percentage of water; the rapid evaporation that follows application causes them to be cooling, soothing and contracting. Doing a home facial is an excellent way to pamper yourself, relax, and improve your complexion.

Natural Not Pretty?

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A freshly washed face, concealed with compact or foundation; a blush to lift up those cheek bones; a lipstick to highlight the shape of the lips and possibly make it look bigger or smaller; eyeliner applied to highlight the eyes and also covered with eye shadow in the background; preferably with a colour that matches the outfit; eyelash extensions or eyelashes covered with volume enhancing mascara, hair straightened/curled and sprayed so it stays still; nails done with polish again preferably matching the outfit; armpits and legs shaved and free from even a speck of body hair; a high heels to look taller. When I mentioned all this, what was the first thing that came to your mind? If you thought of the modern girls/ladies, then you are right and wrong. You are right because that is how they are generally addressed but wrong because that is not really what modern means.

Why Use A Clay Face Mask?

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It is everyone’s wish to have flawless and healthy looking face, but only few know how to actually go about doing it. The most common thing that people do to achieve this is washing their face with water and soap every day. Some people even wash their face several times per day. While this is definitely one way to improve your skin and make it healthier, there is much more to it than just washing with soap. You need to deep clean your face at least once or twice a week to ensure any dirt that is left behind after washing is removed, and this ensures you have glowing skin at all times. Well, what exactly is ‘deep cleaning’, and how do you do it? Read on to know how.

Homemade Coconut Oil Cleanser For Acne

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It shouldn’t be a surprise that coconut oil is becoming more and more popular and widely used in skincare products. One of the reasons for this is that it’s rich in essential fatty and amino acids that moisturize skin and regulate cell function.

Shelf Life of Handmade Creams

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Shelf life of handmade cosmetics is one of the main questions if you finally decided to make your own natural cream. How long can it be stored containing preservatives or without them?

Banana Beauty Benefits

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What kind of benefits does banana brings to your skin.

It is not a well-known fact but banana brings a lot of benefits to your health. Of course, eating bananas is very useful, especially when you take it in as a food. But if you try to apply it on your skin and hair then it will help you to get rid of a great number of problems with skin that may take place.

Hydrating Eyelash Honey Balm & Makeup Remover

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Tired of using an eye makeup remover that irritates your eyes and skin? This one isn’t just gentle; it also soothes the skin around your eyes, as well as your eyelashes.

5 Fruits and Vegetables Your Skin Shouldn’t Live Without

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No we’re not talking about which fruits and vegetables you should eat, we’re talking about which ones you should put on your skin. The natural fibers in the fruits act as a scrubber, the oils moisten skin and the antioxidants work their magic from the outside.

How to Make Homemade Skin Lotion

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Body and hand lotions commercially produced contain ingredients which are good for preserving the lotion for a long shelf life but maybe aren’t so good for your skin. Make your own lotions so you know exactly what it contains. Add scent through essential oils or a drop or two of your favorite perfume.. Lotions are made primarily with water, oils and an emulsifying agent which binds the water and oil together. If you don’t use an emulsifier the lotion separates into water and oil.

Homemade Beauty Recipes and Remedies

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Making your own homemade beauty products is much easier than you’d think. The recipes that you find on this site are easy to follow along and use mostly common household products.