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Anytime you see an advertisement or watch television, you might notice that women look downright perfect. In addition to having gorgeous skin and perfect nails, they might also rock nice bodies and fashionable outfits. In an attempt to match this aesthetic, some people turn to plastic surgery, heavy makeup, and drastic weight-loss methods. However, you might be able to become more beautiful naturally by simply changing some of your old habits. I want to teach you how to make yourself look and feel better than ever before. My blog can help you with everything from diet regimens to skin care routines, so that you can love the way you look.

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3 Natural, Inexpensive Ways to Take Care of Your Skin

by Wanda Chambers

You want to take care of your skin, but it's just not in the budget right now. That doesn't mean that you have to neglect it. If you can't afford professional skin care treatment, you can still treat your skin to some tender loving care. Take a look at the natural ways to pamper your skin. You can make your own skin care products right at home.

Exfoliating facial scrub

Good circulation is the key to healthy skin. Exfoliating facial cleansers work by removing the dirt and oils that are hiding deep inside the skin cells. You're left with invigorated skin that looks fresh and clean. Here's a simple way to exfoliate your skin.

Supplies You'll Need

  • Small bowl

  • Olive oil

  • Baking soda

  • Uncooked oatmeal

Directions

  1. Place 2 tablespoons of olive oil in a small bowl. Add 2 teaspoons of baking soda and 1 teaspoon of uncooked oatmeal. Mix well to form a thick paste.

  2. Apply the mixture to your face and massage gently.

  3. Rinse your face with clean water. Pat dry with a soft towel.

Skin-Tightening Facial Mask

A good facial mask can help improve the appearance of your skin. If you want to tighten your pores to obtain a more youthful appearance, try this natural skin-tightening mask.

Supplies You'll Need

  • Small bowl

  • Blender

  • 2 tablespoons dry milk powder

  • 1 cucumber

  • 2 teaspoons plain yogurt

Directions

  1. Peel one cucumber. Place cucumber, dry milk powder, and yogurt in blender. Blend ingredients until they form a smooth paste. Scoop mixture into a small bowl.

  2. Use your fingers to apply the mask to your face and neck. Be sure to avoid the area around your eyes.

  3. Leave the mask on your face for about 30 minutes. Splash water on your face and rub it into the mask.

  4. Rinse your face with cool water. Pat dry with clean towel.

Gentle Facial Moisturizer

Once your skin has been cleaned and exfoliated, you'll want to apply a gentle facial moisturizer. You don't have to spend a lot of money to find a moisturizer that will leave your skin soft and supple. Here's an easy one to make at home.

Supplies You'll Need

  • Small glass jar with lid

  • Lemon juice

  • Mayonnaise

  • Melted butter

Directions

  1. Place 1/8 cup of lemon juice in a bowl. Add ¾ cup of mayonnaise and 2 tablespoons of melted butter. Mix until you have a smooth consistency.

  2. Place the moisturizer in the glass jar.

  3. Rub a small amount of the moisturizer onto your face and neck. Store the remaining moisturizer in the refrigerator.

Just because your budget is tight doesn't mean you have to deprive your skin of the care it needs. You can use make your own facial products using these simple recipes. For more ideas, talk to a professional like Babich Skin Care Center.

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