2 DIY Homemade Coconut And Lemon Facial Cleansing Cream


Cleansing, toning and moisturizing are an important part of your daily skin care regime. It is important to use a good quality facial cleanser daily to remove the impurities, dirt and dust and to make sure that the pores do not get clogged. You can either make use of the commercial facial cleansing creams but these are expensive and besides the presence of harmful chemicals can affect your sin adversely. One should therefore make use of natural ingredients to prepare effective facial cleansing cream at home. The best natural ingredients for the preparation of facial cleansing cream are coconut and lemon.

Mentioned Below Are Two Recipes Of Facial Cleansing Cream

Facial Cleansing Cream Using Coconut Oil And Lemon

Coconut oil has moisturizing properties and hence keeps the skin moist .It also has antibacterial properties and hence protects the skin against infections and also helps in cleansing of the skin. Lemon has cleansing and healing properties. It is a good astringent and also has skin lightening properties.



3 tablespoons of coconut oil,1 tablespoon beeswax,1 tablespoon of witch hazel,1 tablespoon of fresh lemon juice ,1/4 th teaspoon of borax and few drops of lemon essential oil



Take beeswax in a bowl and place the bowl on a double boiler. Once the beeswax has melted remove the bowl from the double boiler and add the coconut oil to it. Beat the mixture using a hand blender till you get a thick cream like consistency. In another pan mix the witch hazel and lemon juice and warm the mixture slightly. To this warm mixture add the borax and mix well. Add this mixture to the creamy coconut oil and beeswax mixture and mix well to form a homogeneous mixture. Add the lemon essential oil and mix well.Store the facial cleansing cream in a glass container and use a little quantity to clean the face daily.

Facial Cleansing Cream Using Coconut Milk  Kaolin Clay Oatmeal Almonds And Lemon Juice

Coconut milk has cleansing properties and also moisturizes the skin. Oatmeal helps remove the dirt and impurities from the skin. Kaolin clay also helps remove the grime and dirt. Almonds nourish and moisturize the skin.

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One tablespoon of kaolin clay, 2 tablespoons of coconut milk, one tablespoon of oatmeal, one teaspoon of lemon juice and few drops of lemon essential oil.



Soak the almonds in water. Peel and grind them to form a smooth paste. Mix the kaolin clay, oats and almonds and grind it in a mixer to form a smooth mixture. To this add the coconut milk and mix well to form a thick paste. Add the lemon juice and lemon essential oil. Mix well and use the facial cleansing cream to clean your face on a daily basis.
Use the goodness of coconut and lemon to make these wonderful facial cleansing creams at home and use them for a clean and beautiful skin.

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