Beauty Tips: 2 Everyday Ingredients That Can Tone Your Skin Naturally
Rice water is a rich of Vitamins B, C and E aside from several essential minerals and amino acids making it a natural beauty and health promoting ingredient.
This easy homemade toner has an effective pH balance which is what will make your skin beautiful and glowing. You just need two everyday ingredients to make this natural toner, rice water and lemon juice.
1cup of rice water: Rice water is the blurry white water you get from soaking rice in water for sometime, or the residual starchy water from boiling rice.
3tbsp of lemon juice: Lemon juice is rich in Vitamin C and acts as a natural cleanser and bleach.
Method of Preparation:
Take a handful of rice and soak it in a cup of warm water overnight. First thing in the morning, strain the water in a clean bowl. Add to it the juice of a freshly squeezed lemon. Blend it well. Now refrigerate this solution for about an hour. Pour it out in a clean air-tight bottle. You can easily use this natural toner for about 1 week to 10 days.
Dip a cotton ball in the rice water mix and cleanse your face thoroughly. The dirt and the grime from the day will come out with this and the pH balance of your face will also be maintained. This skin toner controls excessive oil secretion by the skin and will keep the skin tone even while naturally tightening your pores and boosting skin elasticity. In just a few weeks the dark spots and blemishes on your skin will fade away. You won’t need any shop-bought toner or cleanser once you start using this.
In just a couple of weeks your skin will be a tone lighter and without spots and scars.