Home Remedies for Dry skin (Part-2)

 Home Remedies for Dry skin

Dry skin is obviously one of the main problems of the skin. Various people are suffering from this problem. Dry skin can cause a lack of moisture in your skin. Lower moisturizing skin can be caused by the reduction of fatty acids. These fatty acids are very important to keep your skin soft and supple.
There are different home remedies which are very useful to keep your skin moisturized, soft and supple. Using these remedies you can get rid of dry skin.

OLIVE OIL 

YOU NEED

  • 2 tbsp olive oil
  • Few drops of lavender essential oil (optional)

HOW TO USE

  • Take the oil in your palms and make it warm by rubbing it between your hands.
  • Apply this on your face and leave it overnight.

FREQUENCY

Do this every night before going to sleep.

MILK AND HONEY

YOU NEED

  • 2 tsp milk powder
  • 1 tsp honey
  • Water

HOW TO USE

  • Mix milk powder and honey.
  • Pour some water to make a paste.
  • Apply this on your face.
  • Scrub this after 10 minutes.
  • Wash it off with normal water.

FREQUENCY

Do this twice a week.

 Home Remedies for Dry skin

CUCUMBER

YOU NEED

  • ¼ cucumber
  • 1 tbsp yogurt or aloe vera gel

HOW TO USE

  • Cut the cucumber into small pieces and blend it well to get a paste-like consistency.
  • Add yogurt or aloe vera gel on it and apply this pack on your face.
  • Leave it for 10 minutes.
  • Wash with plain water.

FREQUENCY

Do this twice a week.

BUTTER

YOU NEED

  • Organic cocoa butter or shea butter.

HOW TO USE

  • Take some butter in between your palms and melt it.
  • Apply it on the face and leave it overnight.

FREQUENCY

Do this daily. You can also use the double boiler method to melt the butter.

 Home Remedies for Dry skin

RICE FLOUR

YOU NEED

  • 1 tbsp rice flour
  • 1 tsp cucumber juice
  • ½ tsp honey

HOW TO USE

  • Mix the ingredients and add some water to make it smooth.
  • Apply this paste on face for 15-20 minutes.
  • Wash it off with water.

FREQUENCY

Do this twice a week.

OATMEAL SCRUB

YOU NEED

  • 2-3 tbsp oatmeal
  • 1 tsp honey
  • ¼ cup milk

HOW TO USE

  • Warm some milk and add oatmeal to it.
  • Keep them aside for a few minutes.
  • Add honey to it and mix it well.
  • Apply this on the face for 10 minutes.
  • Scrub this gently and wash with cool water.

FREQUENCY

Do this twice a week.

GRAM FLOUR

YOU NEED

  • 2 tbsp gram flour
  • ½ tsp turmeric
  • 1 tsp honey
  • 1 tsp cream
  • rose water

HOW TO USE

  • Mix all the ingredients well.
  • Apply this paste on your face for 15 minutes.
  • Wash your face with lukewarm water.

FREQUENCY

Do this once a week.

 Home Remedies for Dry skin

GREEN TEA

YOU NEED

  • ½ tbsp green tea leaves
  • 1 tsp fresh cream

HOW TO USE

  • Add green tea to cream and give it a nice mix.
  • Keep it aside for a few minutes and then apply on face and massage for 2-3 minutes.
  • Leave it for 15 minutes and wash with normal water.

FREQUENCY

Do this once a week.

SUGAR SCRUB

YOU NEED

  • 1 tbsp sugar
  • 1 tsp olive oil

HOW TO USE

  • Add oil to the sugar and gently scrub your face in circular motion for 2-3 minutes.
  • Keep it on the face for another 2-3 minutes.
  • Rinse with normal water.

FREQUENCY

Do this twice a week.

 Home Remedies for Dry skin

TURMERIC FACE PACK

YOU NEED

  • ½ tsp turmeric
  • 1 tbsp honey
  • 1 tsp yogurt or olive oil

HOW TO USE

  • Mix all the ingredients really well and apply on your face.
  • Leave this pack on your face for 15 minutes.
  • Rinse it with cool water.

FREQUENCY

Do this twice a week.

VASELINE

YOU NEED

  • Vaseline

HOW TO USE

  • Take some amount of vaseline.
  • Apply on all over your face.
  • It is best if you keep it overnight, otherwise, you can keep it for 1 hour.

FREQUENCY

Do this daily.

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