Majority of us perceive, a fabulous complexion is difficult to attain. Few among us have great complexion by nature, others have to make an effort to get healthy, radiant skin.
Unhealthy diet, poor hygiene, pollution, hormonal imbalance, etc, makes our skin dull and lifeless. In spite of makeup and elegant dressing, the overall appearance is marred to some extent due to dull skin.
The cosmetic market is flooded with range of skin care products infused with chemicals that can be quite harsh on the skin, leading to side effects.
“Go nature to attain healthy, lustrous skin, start the day with a soothing shower using natural body washes, that are beneficial for the skin, which one can make at home”.
Recipe To Prepare The Body Wash
Castile soap, coconut oil, rose water and lavender essential oil
Castile soap is an odourless soap, which is prepared just with essential oils and no chemicals. This can be used as a base in the preparation of your homemade body wash, as it helps to create lather to cleanse the body.
Castile soap can be bought at cosmetic/medical stores or can even be bought online.
Coconut oil is a natural hydrating agent that aims at making your skin soft by moisturising it effectively. This property of coconut oil helps to keep dryness at bay.
Rose water soothes your skin by providing a cooling effect, thanks to it anti-inflammatory property. It also keeps your skin rejuvenated by restoring its pH balance.
Lavender oil adds a pleasant scent to the homemade soap, while it also nourishes your skin cells, making them radiant from within.
Steps For Preparation:
Melt the castile soap by heating it in a pan.
Collect 2 cups of castile soap solution.
Add 2 tablespoons of coconut oil, 1 cup of rose water and 10-15 drops of lavender oil to the liquefied castile soap.
Mix all the ingredients well.
Pour the mixture into a jar or a bottle.
Your natural body wash is ready to be used.
Shake it well before using. Use it regularly for best results.