LEMON FACE WASH CREAM
We are all well aware of the benefits of lemon. It not only add taste to our food but it is so beneficial for our skin if we use it in our daily skin care products.
BENEFITS OF LEMON FOR SKIN:
Lemon has citric acid in it and rich with Vitamin C. when it comes to skin care, it is impossible to ignore this vitamin. It should be part of your skin regime.
It is strong anti oxidant and it cause reduction the effects of free radicals and help your skin from photo aging or premature aging of skin.
It is best for skin affected with acne. It help the removal of blemishes, dark spot and hyper pigmentation. In short it gives the skin natural and whitening glow.
It increase the cell turn over and even reduce the acne scar. It strongly help the skin to improve its texture.
Any soap/ pears soap/ soap base
Cut the soap in small and thin pieces and add 4-5 tablespoon of rose-water in it. Leave it for 10-15 minutes.Now take fresh three lemons and get the peels in a grated form in a bowl.Furthermore take the peeled lemons and squeeze all its juice out in a bowl.
Don’t hesitate to add more juice of lemon if you want.Filter the juice with strainer as we don’t want the pulp or seeds in our creams.Now add 7 teaspoon of lemon juice in grated peels.after that add two teaspoon of corn flour in it.
Now take the first bowl of soap and put it on double boiler method. Wait for the soap to melt completely.You can add more rose-water in it if you want to increase the melting process. Wait till it get thin liquid texture.
Furthermore take the other bowl of lemon juice and its peels and put it on heat through double boiler method. Wait till it get creamy consistency.Now mix the melted soap with lemon cream and mix it properly so it won’t leave any big chunk in it.
If your cream Is very thick so you can add one teaspoon of aloe Vera gel in it to make a smooth texture.
How you can you use this face wash cream?
You can use it on daily basis like you use your normal face wash or cleanser.
Apply a thin amount of cream on your face and massage it gently for 5-10 minutes.
You can even leave it on your face if you are not sensitive to it.
You can rinse it off after 10 minutes and apply some good moisturizer later.
You can store it in jar and make sure to keep it in a cool temperature.
Make sure you test it on small patch of skin, before applying it to full face.
Wait for 5 minutes, if you don,t experience any tingling or burning sensation then it is safe for your use.
If you feel any burning sensation on skin then rinse it off immediately.
As vitamin C make your skin sensitive to the direct sun light so make sure you use some good sun screen with SPF more than 30.