No one likes wrinkles and sagging facial skin and while aging is something that we cannot avoid and wrinkles and sagging skin is part of the aging process. We are constantly looking for ways to slow down this process and maintain a smooth, fresh looking face for as long as possible. There are several commercial products that can be used, but these products are full of chemicals that can be detrimental to your skin and overall health in the long run.
You can adopt a simple natural remedy today, one that will slow down the aging process and eliminate wrinkles, while improving the elasticity of your facial skin to stop it from sagging. This natural remedy consisting of coconut oil and baking soda will also help you to get rid of acne and blackheads, it will also help to exfoliate your facial skin and rid it of dead skin cells while getting rid of excess oil and dirt that can clog your skin pores and cause breakouts.
Baking soda or sodium bicarbonate is used in the production of several commercial hair and skin care products because it can help to alkalise your skin and balance it’s pH level when your facial skin pH level is balanced, you are less likely to experience acne breakouts. With coconut oil you help to nourish your skin and improve its moisture and flexibility, it also has excellent antimicrobial properties that eliminate the bacteria responsible for causing pimples, while getting rid of spots and blemishes on your face.
Here’s the recipe for a homemade natural skin care product
- Coconut oil – 2 tsp
- Baking soda – 1 tsp
Preparation And Use
- Get a small bowl and incorporate all the ingredients in it, whisk the ingredients using a spoon until you get a slightly thick paste.
- After washing your face and drying it with a clean towel, you should apply this solution to your face by gently massaging it onto your face with your fingertips, do this using circular movements.
- Leave this paste on your face for about 5 minutes, then rinse it off using warm water and pat dry after washing.
You can then massage some coconut oil on your face to moisturize and hydrate your skin to improve its elasticity.