A good skin care routine is directly proportional to clear and flawless skin. Cleansing followed by a toner, serum and a moisturizer is a great way to seal in moisture and target specific skin concerns. Serums are usually concentrated formulas to target specific skin problems like pigmentation, acne, fine lines etc. Do you have problematic skin and want to try out a natural homemade serum? Below is a recipe you might want to try-
Aloe vera gel- Aloe vera has hydrating and nourishing properties. It is anti-inflammatory and anti-microbial in nature that helps keep skin clear and moisturized. Aloe gel also makes a great base in this recipe.
Turmeric- Turmeric has amazing skin healing, anti-inflammatory and antimicrobial properties. It also helps lighten pigmentation and dark spots on skin. Turmeric cleanses pores and purifies skin.
Jojoba oil- Jojoba oil is well known for its anti-acne and skin clarifying properties. Unclogs pores, cleanses it and prevents acne,whiteheads and blackheads.
RECIPE FOR TURMERIC NIGHT SERUM:
Things you need-
- 3 tablespoons aloe vera gel (commercial, pure and organic)
- 7-8 drops turmeric essential oil
- 1 teaspoon jojoba oil
In a bowl, add commercial, pure and organic aloe vera gel. Fresh aloe won’t work in this recipe because you need emulsifier to mix oils with water based ingredient. Add in turmeric essential oil and jojoba oil and mix until it emulsifies. Transfer to an easy-to-use pump bottle and massage on facial skin before bedtime.