Your face needs protection from all the dirt and bacteria present in the air, so you would definitely want to apply a face mask on a regular basis to prevent the unwanted apparition of pimples, blackheads, whiteheads and even oily skin. We offer you a natural alternative to all the beauty products that are full of chemicals which only create more problems that solutions: homemade baking soda and lemon mask. It is such a simple method, and all you need is will power.
- The first thing to do is take a tsp. of lemon juice and 2 tbsp. of baking soda, mixing them together until you have a yellowish paste.
- Apply it on your face and neck (make sure you avoid eye contact). Rub your T-zone and your nose and any other oily feeling zones. The paste will give you a tingly sensation, which is normal, but if you feel it burns, wash it off immediately and don’t try it again.
- Avoid keeping the mask on your face more than 15 minutes to prevent redness. Use a wet and warm towel to wipe it off the face and then cool your face with cold water which closes your pores and finally, use a good moisturizer for a calming effect.
You can also make the same face mask with honey. Simply add a tsp. of organic honey, which is great for killing the bacteria from your pores and soothing your skin. The honey is also a great moisturizer!
Now you can enjoy a radiant and fresh skin with a natural, homemade face mask!