Wednesday, January 12, 2011

My skin is so dry (home remedies)

My skin is so so dry, I can literally feel my skin peeling off my face when the cold Kansas wind hits it!

So I've looked up some home remedies for Dry Skin and thought I'd share...

Egg Yolk, Orange Juice, Olive Oil, Lime Juice:
Prepare a fine mixture by adding 1 egg yolk, 1 teaspoon of orange juice,1 teaspoon of olive oil, few drops of rose water and some drops of lime juice. Apply this well prepared mixture on the face in the morning 15 minutes before taking bath. This is very useful home remedy for dry skin.

Banana:
Mash a ripe banana and apply it on the face and neck. Leave it for sometime and then wash the face with lukewarm water. This is a best dry skin cure.

Cream, Rose Water, Lime (for Lips):
For dry and chapped lips the best home remedy for dry skin is to massage lips with a little cream of milk by adding few drops each of rose water and lime juice every night before going to bed.

Grapeseed Oil:
Massaging the skin with grapeseed oil is the best and effective method for dry skin.

Castor Oil or Avocado Oil:
Dry skin remedy - In severe cases of dry skin castor oil or avocado oil is highly beneficial.

Green Clay Powder, Raw Honey:

Blend together 1 teaspoon green clay powder and 1 teaspoon raw honey and apply this well prepared mixture to your face, avoiding the eye area. Leave it on for fifteen to twenty minutes, then wash well with lukewarm water. This dry skin remedy is very simple and one of the effective home remedies for dry skin.

Recipes via Natural Home Remedies

Have you tried any of these? Know any other home remedies for dry skin, feel free to share :)

1 comment:

Rachel said...

No, however for mine I tried first aid beauty and it works wonderfully.