Beauty is a global industry that pumps in billions of dollars into world economy each year. C Cosmeticians swear by chemical-based innovations though every woman knows that the best “innovations” in the field are usually too costly to be opted for regularly. However, there are plenty of foolproof beauty solutions that women can find right in their kitchen. Here are a few such beauty solutions that you can DIY at home.
1. Coffee and sugar can be used to eliminate cellulite
To eliminate stubborn cellulite, ground coffee or sugar mixed with olive oil can be scrubbed on the affected area in a circular motion.
2. Lemon juice can be used to cure dandruff
Dandruff can be cured and prevented by mixing lemon juice with coconut oil and massaging the scalp with it an hour before shampooing.
3. Honey can be used as a moisturizing face mask
The natural sugars present in honey make it an excellent moisturizing face pack that is suitable for women of all ages.
4. Tomato can be used as a scar remover
Rubbing a slice of tomato on the face can help reduce scars and dullness effectively.
5. Salt can be used in pedicures and manicures
When you are short on time, you can scrub your hands and feet with salt mixed with milk cream or olive oil to get a perfect mani-pedi.
6. Avocado can be used as a body scrub and mask
Most over the counter chemical based body scrubs use harsh granules and chemical agents to produce a harsh exfoliation. However, a scrub made of mashed avocado provides gentle exfoliation. When left on the body for a few minutes, it also serves as a moisturizing mask too.
7. Onions can be used to control acne
Onions have strong anti-bacterial properties and they are also used in home remedies for hair fall treatments as well. Since acne is caused with a hair follicle becomes infected, a mixture of onion juice or onion pulp and vinegar targets the root cause of acne. In fact, this treatment is so effective at countering acne breakouts that the problem goes away with just 2 or 3 applications.