My bathroom counter is filled with products that I barely use or need. I have been dealt with multiple beauty woes and I seek answers from these magic in a bottle products they advertise on magazines and TV. I often regret my purchase soon after buying the product. An advice coming from a product hoarder, don’t rush to the mall to purchase your quick fix beauty products. There is no such thing as quick fix, unless you’re just simply trying to cover it up. Before purchasing anything, look through your kitchen for some natural beauty remedies.

Natural remedies have been tried and tested for centuries. These remedies has stuck with us for a reason, because they are effective! New products in the market are mostly concentrated versions of these natural remedies. These remedies are easy to make and less painful on the budget. Before running to the drug store make a quick stop to your local market and try out these easy DIY remedies.

Natural Beauty Remedies:

Apple Cider Vinegar = Instant Shiny Hair

  • Shampoo your hair as usual.
  • Add a tablespoon of vinegar to ends of the hair or dry parts of the hair.
  • Let it sit for 5 minutes.
  • Apply conditioner as usual, then rinse with cold water
  • You’ll get smooth and shiny hair!

Egg whites + Cornstarch = Pore Minimizer

  • Mix together one egg white and a teaspoon of cornstarch. Mix until frothy.
  • Apply mixture like a mask.
  • Let it sit for 20 minute or until it is completely dry
  • Rinse with warm water
  • Repeat 1 to 2 times a week

Sugar + Strawberries + Coconut Oil = Clarifying Exfoliant

  • Combine a tablespoon of white sugar, a tablespoon of brown sugar, 2 tablespoon of coconut oil and 2 mashed strawberries. Mix well.
  • Apply on the face gently, massage the skin.
  • Gently rub away the dead skin cells
  • Repeat 1 to 2 times a week

Mint Leaves = Dark Circle Lightener

  • Chop up sprig of mint leaves and crush.
  • Apply the mashed leaves to the dark part of the under eye.
  • Leave on for 20 minutes. Rinse with cold water.

Milk + Almonds + Honey = Anti-aging Mask

  • Soak 5 raw almond in milk over night
  • Strain in the morning and put the milk aside.
  • Grind the almond until it becomes paste-like.
  • Slowly add the milk until it forms into a paste.
  • Add 2 tablespoon of honey to the paste and mix
  • Apply on clean face and let sit for 20 minutes.
  • Rinse with cold water
  • Repeat 2 to 3 times a week.

Green Grapes = Wrinkle Remover

  • Mash a handful of green grapes, extract the juice.
  • Apply the grape juice with a cotton balls on fine lines in the face.
  • Let it sit for 5 minutes, then rinse.
  • Repeat 2 to 3 times a week.

Onion + Apple cider Vinegar = Age Spot Lightener

  • Chop one onion and extract onion juice. Add equal parts vinegar and mix.
  • Apply on the face with a cloth or cotton.
  • Let it sit for 30 minutes and rinse.
  • Repeat every day for 6 days to see result.

Avocado + Honey = Skin Moisturizer

  • Mash half a ripe avocado and mix with one fourth cup of honey.
  • Apply as a mask on clean face and let it sit for 10 minutes.
  • Rinse with gentle face soap and see a smoother skin!

Apple Cider Vinegar + White Tea = Scar Reducer

  • Add one third apple cider vinegar with equal part hot white tea.
  • Let it cool then apply on acne spots and scars.
  • Let it sit for 30 minutes then rinse off.

Strawberry + Baking Soda = Whiter Teeth

  • Mash one strawberry then add half a teaspoon of baking soda.
  • Apply on the teeth before brushing.
  • Let it sit for 5 minutes
  • Repeat 2 times a week.

Egg Whites = Puffiness Reducer

  • Beat egg whites until stiff
  • Apply egg whites with a brush on puffy eyes.
  • Let it dry for 15 minutes, then rinse with cold water.

Coffee Grounds + Olive Oil = Cellulite No More

  • Mix a half cup of caffeinated coffee grounds with 2 tablespoons of olive oil and heat in the microwave for 10 seconds.
  • Apply the mixture on cellulite areas and cover with plastic wrap (Ask someone to help you).
  • Remove the plastic wrap after 20 minutes.
  • Repeat 2 to 3 times a week for 6 weeks.

As a beauty junkie, I can’t stop buying and trying out new beauty products in the market. Some of them work and some of them are a huge disappointment. There are full proof products that can guarantee you the result you want, but these products can burn a hole in your wallet. So before considering buying these products try out this easy home remedies.

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