When the cosmetics industry was underdeveloped, women took advantage of natural ingredients such as rice bran, oats, aloe vera to nourish skin and hair. Both safe and effective, which is why women in all their beauty work always favor natural ingredients.
Using camellia oil to brighten skin, prevent aging has been a famous beauty secret of Japanese women for a long time. Greek women take advantage of abundant nutrition in olives to nourish the skin. Up to now, these natural beauty methods have been expanded and developed, and continue to be favored by women.
1.Exfoliate with red bean
The rich source of nutrients in red beans, in addition to improving heart health, slowing down the aging process, can also improve skin pigmentation when combined with honey and unsweetened yogurt. This mixture, if used twice a week, will remove rough skin cells, leaving a smooth skin surface. With benign properties, the red bean mask can be applied to sensitive skin.
2. Whitening with rice bran powder
With more than 70 antioxidants and many other essential nutrients such as Gamma-oryzanol, Tocotrienol, rice bran powder is a name not to be missed when mentioning the natural ingredients that use skincare. Besides rice bran water that can be used to wash your face, the mixture of rice bran and lemon juice helps you control lubricants, rice bran masks, and fresh milk also help to whiten the skin effectively. Just mix rice bran flour with fresh milk, apply on the skin for about 15 minutes, maintain 1-2 times/week, dark pigments will be improved quickly.
3. Dandruff with ginger
The methanol extract in ginger has a significant inhibitory effect on Malassezia, a fungus that causes dandruff. The antibacterial and anti-fungal properties of ginger also keep the scalp clean and healthy, clear pores. In addition to treating dandruff, ginger also enhances blood circulation, stimulates hair growth.
You can wash your hair with a mixture of fresh ginger juice and lemon juice for dandruff relief; or mix fresh ginger juice with olive oil and use as a good hair conditioner. Even simpler is to use shampoo, conditioner with ginger extract.
4. Body lotion with bananas
Bananas are an effective moisturizer thanks to their 75% water content. It helps soften rough cells and nourish the skin with vitamins A, B, C, E, etc. That’s why many women like to use bananas as masks for skin and hair besides supplementing, directly through eating and drinking.