Every now and then women complain about the one or the other skin problem. You might have seen such women trying out several remedies as solution. Not knowing what is actually causing it and what needs to be restored, it is really absurd to try out any remedy. When our skin has the natural pH, it is neither too dry nor too oily but in the perfect setting. Therefore, if you want to protect your skin from any external factor or even minor problem, the focus should be on maintaining the natural pH of the skin and to meet this requirement of the skin, down here are mentioned the 5 ways to keep the skin under its natural pH. Do go through them all and follow at home.
Top 5 Methods For Restoring The Natural pH Of The Face:
1. Apple Cider Vinegar
Apple cider vinegar comes with many vitamins and minerals that possess the power to restore the natural pH of the skin. It has anti-bacterial properties as well that helps in fighting any kind of skin infection and cleaning out the skin pores.
How To Use
Add 1 teaspoon of apple cider vinegar into 8 teaspoon of distilled water and apply on your face with the help of a cotton ball. You may also fill the solution into a spray bottle and spray on your face. Leave on your face for 20 minutes to hours or till you want to rinse off. You can rinse off with lukewarm or chilled water as per your wish. Follow once daily to meet the results soon.
Yoghurt, I must say is a multi-functional remedy for any kind of skin. It can be used for alleviating the dull skin and making it bright, removing sun tan, soothing skin which is too dry and making it clear and above all maintaining the natural pH of the skin. What makes yoghurt the best natural remedy is that it can be used for any kind of skin.
How To Use
In order to use yoghurt on your skin, take some plain yoghurt in a bowl and apply all over your skin precisely the facial skin. Keep applied for some 15-20 minutes or until it dries off. Finally use lukewarm water to wash it off. Do use it thrice every week and don’t forget to follow up with a mild moisturizer onto the skin.
3. Rose Water And Ice Cubes
Applying 100% pure rose water on face brings back the natural pH of the face and also controls excess of oil accumulating inside the skin pores. There are people who like to drink it as well as it hydrates the skin from inside, tightens the skin pores and also lightens the dark spots on the face. You must use it with ice cubes as it makes the water more effective thus enhancing the power to moisturize, cool and soothe skin.
How To Use
To prepare the ice cube recipe, simply freeze distilled water in the ice tray and with rose petal in each section. Freeze overnight and use on your face the next morning. Follow once or twice daily to balance the natural pH of the skin.
Lemon toner throws a great deal to the disturbed pH balance of the skin and brings it back to normal as well as kills the bacteria residing on the surface of the skin. Not only PH but the citric acid present in lemon also helps in removing acnes and wrinkles as well.
How To Use
You may form a lemon juice toner for your skin and use it once daily to restore the natural pH of the skin. To form the toner, take ½ a cup of distilled chilled water and add about 1 teaspoon of lemon juice in it. Stir and apply on your skin with a cotton ball. Keep for 5 minutes and then rise your face with chilled water.
5. Turmeric Powder, Organic Honey And Milk
In this remedy, it is not only turmeric or organic honey or milk in particular that works in restoring the natural pH but all the three ingredients together that combining their properties helps the skin. At the same time, when turmeric powder, known for various properties helps in restoring the natural pH, organic honey gives it a moisturizing boost and milk softens the skin from inside thus making it baby soft.
How To Use
To prepare the recipe, mix 1 teaspoon each of milk, organic honey and turmeric powder in a bowl. Mix all the ingredients till there are no lumps formed. Apply thoroughly on your face and keep for 10-15 minutes. Finally wash off with lukewarm water giving final few splashes of cold water. If you want, you may apply rose water on your skin afterwards.