The skin is the largest organ of the body and we do not always give it the care and importance that it deserved since we usually forget that it is the first barrier that our body has to protect against external harmful agents that can deteriorate our health.
Although the main reason why we must keep our skin healthy and taken care of is that of its protective function of the body, it is no less true that the vast majority of people like to look good looking skin, with the least wrinkles, scars or possible stretch marks.
With the passage of time and everything experienced, such as continuous sun exposure, pregnancy, weight changes, possible operations or age itself, our skin is stained and filled with small marks such as wrinkles or stretch marks, what maybe we like to know remedies to combat these small aesthetic problems in an easy and completely natural way. In today’s article, we will learn how to make a pure homemade cream that will help us improve the appearance and health of our skin without damaging it and in a very economical way. Do you want to know more? Do not miss a detail:
Homemade cream against scars, spots, and wrinkles
To make this powerful homemade cream we will use only three ingredients with great properties for the skin, such as aloe vera, coconut oil, and rosehip or lavender.
Aloe Vera for the skin
As we have seen in many other articles, aloe vera is one of the plants with more properties for both the skin and our health in general. Focusing on what we are dealing with today, alone will help us:
- Hydrate the skin in depth, increasing its elasticity, improving its appearance and effectively attenuating wrinkles.
- Diminish the appearance of stretch marks and dark spots on the skin.
- Accelerate the healing of burns and soothe skin irritation.
Coconut Oil for the Skin
Coconut oil is highly moisturizing, making it excellent for the skin. Besides, it helps us to prevent the development of fungi, eliminate bacteria and improve the shine and appearance of the skin effectively and naturally.
How to make the remedy
Add in a bowl 3 tablespoons of aloe vera pulp, 2 coconut oil and half of the essential oil of rosehip or lavender. Mix the ingredients with a fork or a beater. Store it in a closed glass jar in the refrigerator.
Apply it every night before bedtime and on clean skin (better if you do it right after the shower). When you try it you will not want another moisturizer in your house.