Aloe Vera is such a versatile ingredient that growing an aloe plant at your home makes sense. Pure aloe vera gel helps moisturize your skin and hair, soothe sunburns and other skin irritations.
However, since it is not possible for everyone to grow a plant, store-bought aloe vera gels are the next best options available.
Did you know activated charcoal has been used since centuries to treat poisoning? It has an ability to absorb toxic substances and thus become a widely used beauty remedy to detoxify the skin.
But Why Does Our Skin Need A Detox?
Our skin comes in contact with a lot of toxic fumes and substances these days due to pollution and smoking. This can damage healthy cells in the skin and compromise the skin’s protective barrier function.
DIY powders cleansers are a wonderful option to cleanse your face every day. They are similar to ubtans and can be easily made at home using ingredients straight from your kitchen.
The biggest plastic waste generated in our personal care routine is probably from our shower routine. Those empty shampoo and conditioner bottles can pile up faster than we can expect and are pretty hard to reuse too.
I always look for affordable products while shopping for my oily/acne-prone skin. Oily skincare routine requires more attention and is the most troublesome of all skin types.
A slightly viscous consistency and Bam! Breakouts next morning! One has to be super careful in selecting products that hydrate yet keep oil production in check.