Beauty products that are mostly found over the counter, as you may know, contains many harmful chemicals that can get into our bloodstream upon our application to the skin. If you want to have a really safe product that is more effective and cheaper, maybe it’s time to consider milk to become one of your beauty ingredients.
It has been discovered that too much use of chemical based ingredients could sometimes harm our skin and can make it age faster when we stop using them. This kind of result shows that these products effect on our skin is only temporary. When using a natural ingredient, on the other hand, the ingredients seem to work deep into the skin as it becomes really nourished. This seems to happen without experiencing any harmful side effects brought by the chemical based products.
Needless to say, that when you have sensitive skin, it is a must that you should take extra care in selecting the right beauty products for you. The chemical based products do more harm than good if your skin is very sensitive. It has been proven that beauty products with organic ingredients would be more suitable for someone with sensitive skin. Using only natural and organic ingredients in everyday beauty products that you use such as facial cleanser, creams, lotions, make up, lip balm, etc. will assure you that your skin is safe and you are giving it the best care that it deserves.
Using Milk as Facial Cleanser
You perhaps know that milk is one of the most amazing products that do wonders to our body. The fact that it is rich in nutrients is one of the reasons why it is considered as early food replacement for babies. Perhaps you may not be so surprised to hear how milk can make our bones and teeth strong and how it prevents osteoporosis but little is known about the benefits of milk in skin care. Beauty products that are mostly found over the counter, as you may know, contains many harmful chemicals that can get into our bloodstream upon our application to the skin. If you want to have a really safe product that is more effective and cheaper, maybe it’s time to consider milk to become one of your beauty ingredients.
Within your kitchen, you can make your own milk cleanser. Using powdered milk made into a paste. Apply it into your face wet with lukewarm water. This makes a great way to thoroughly clean your face by opening up the pores so cleanser can get in and lift the dirt. If you have dry skin, instead of wetting your face with lukewarm water, you can use cooler water.
Making the milk paste to be used as cleanser should be very easy. It only takes two tablespoons of powdered milk. Slowly add the water to form a paste. You can also add a teaspoon of honey into the mixture if you like. You can apply the paste to your face and neck and apply it into upward and circular motion just as how you do with other cleanser or soap. Let the paste dry and rinse with water afterwards. With continuous treatment, you’d see improvement as dead skin cells are removed.
You can find a lot of natural and gentle sources of ingredients you can use to replace all the chemical based products you are using right now. Remember that the secret to maintaining a younger looking skin is feeding the it with the nutrients it needs.
Author: Sielyn Lucero