Winters are the blessing of nature and we all love to enjoy its charm, but winters do bring some problems with them. Winters bring our skin to dangers. Many of us face issues like dry and itchy skin, dull skin, and open pores. We try different cold creams to solve our problems but if we put an eye to nature we will be able to resolve many of our issues.

Here are some useful remedies to cure dryness, open pores and dull skin one should try them and enjoy the positive results:

For Dry Skin

  • Honey Mask:
  • Yogurt
  • Virgin Coconut oil

For Open Pores:

  • Egg white
  • Baking soda
  • Apple cider vinegar

For Glowing Skin:

  • Potato and curd mask
  • Glycerin
  • Strawberry mask

Dry Skin:

Dry and flaky skin is a common complaint in the winter time. Cold, dry winter air sucks the life out of silky, smooth skin. Other factors that contribute to dry skin include aging, nutritional deficiencies, and more exposure to sunlight

There are many creams available on the market but they are quite expensive and full of chemicals. Natural home remedies are quite effective in nourishing and hydrating dry skin back to a healthy state.

Honey Mask:

 Honey is considered one of the best natural moisturizers loaded with antioxidant, antimicrobial, and humectants properties.Honey is the solution for many skin problems. It comes with loaded vitamins and minerals

Ingredients:

  • Honey
  • Olive oil
  • Cotton balls
  • Pan

 How to Apply:

  •  Before taking a bath or shower, rub honey on the body and leave it on for 10 minutes. Repeat daily to enjoy well-moisturized skin
  • Measure out equal parts of unprocessed honey, beeswax, and olive oil. Melt the beeswax in a small pan over low heat. Remove it and mix the olive oil. Apply this mixture all over your body and leave it on for 10 minutes. Then take a shower. Repeat daily or every other day

Bright side:

Honey has natural curing factor in it. Nature has proven to have a remedy for everything in honey. Honey has humectants property which means it is an item or substance that attracts moisture and keeps it locked inside.

Downside:

None

Yogurt:

 Yogurt is an excellent skin-hydrating agent. Plus, its antioxidant and anti-inflammatory properties help soothe dry and itchy skin. It also has soothing property for irritated skin. It also contains lactic acid which helps to fight bacteria that causes dryness.

Ingredients:

  • Fresh yogurt
  • Mashed papaya

How to apply:

  • You can apply yogurt on your skin 10 minutes prior to taking bath and will certainly notice the improvement.
  • Add mashed papaya with yogurt to make a paste and apply this on your face, hands and legs for glowing and soft skin

Bright side:

Yogurt has countless benefits the lactic acid gives a soothing effect to your skin. It is being since many years .my grandmother once shared this remedy with me. I was quite surprised to see such a smooth skin of her.

Downside:

Repeated performing this remedy will give the best result. If you add some drops of lemon in it, that will also remove the smell that will come after washing.

Virgin Coconut Oil:

Coconut is one of the biggest blessings of nature. You can use it to remove dryness from your face as well as your hair .it works miraculously on skin by removing all the patches of skin coconut is said to be the tree of life just because of curing factor

Ingredients:

  • Coconut oil
  • Cotton ball
  • Petroleum jelly

How to apply:

Add few drops of coconut oil in petroleum jelly and apply a thin layer on your face before going to bed. Petroleum jelly has many benefits to remove dryness from face. It will also leave your skin soft and smooth.

Bright side:

Coconut oil is rich in fatty acids, which allows it to retain the moisture content of the skin while helping it to look and feel silky smooth. It also has high quantities of vitamin E; an essential nutrient for healthy skin growth, repair, and the prevention of premature aging.

Downside:

None

Open Pores:

Pores provide the natural oil to the skin that keeps it hydrated and smooth and allows it to breathe. They perform several functions and are responsible for eliminating toxins from the body. However, these pores expand when they are clogged or dilated.

This problem happens due to many reasons few of them are Stress, genetics, aging, excessive moisturizing and makeup, use of substandard skin products; hormonal changes during pregnancy, puberty, and menopause .both men and women are affected by this.

A large number of herbs, fruits and vegetable aids in tightening the enlarged pores. Although there are a number of cosmetic products available in the market, you can’t eliminate these pores completely from your skin.

Thanks to organic products which have the solution to these open pores .open pores can be treated with egg white, baking soda, and virgin apple cider vinegar.

Egg White:

Egg white contains amino acids and other enzymes that rejuvenates the skin and unclogs the pores.egg white also helps in tightening the skin.

Ingredients:

  • Tissue paper
  • 2 egg white

How to apply:

Apply a thick layer of egg white on your face and spread tissue paper on the whole area than when the mask completely dries, peel off the paper from your face.  It cleanses the skin deeply and removes all the impurities and dirt from your face.

Benefit:

Egg white has millions of benefits it tightens skin, leaves a smooth effect on your face.

Bright side:

This organic remedy should be done on regular basis to have a perfect result. One should repeat it twice a week. It also removes the sign of aging.

Downside:

None

Baking Soda:

Baking soda has the alkaline property which not only tightens pores but also removes dirt from the surface of the skin. The skin looks brighter and fresh. It has many benefits; it can be used as toner mask and scrub.

Ingredients:

  • Warm water
  • 2 tbsp of baking soda
  • Towel

How to apply:

  • As toner first add 2 tbsp of baking soda in warm water after washing your face splash your face with this mixture. Towel dries afterward.
  • As a mask add 2 tbsp in warm water and apply on your skin leave for I min and wash it off
  • As a scrub make a thick paste of baking soda gently massage your face with this paste for 30 seconds and wash off.

Bright side:

Baking soda gives your skin an instant glow and a fresh look…it has miraculous benefits to unclog pores. It makes an effective mask which is cheaper than over the counter products.

Downside:

It has alkaline effect so you should use it with care. Not apply more than 2 min

Virgin apple cider vinegar:

Apple cider vinegar is quite effective because it tightens your skin, reduces large pores, and restores the skin’s pH balance. It also has anti-inflammatory property treat acne scars.

Ingredients:

  • Apple cider vinegar
  • Warm water
  • Cotton pads
  • Glycerin

How to apply:

Combine equal quantity of warm water with apple cider vinegar and apply with the cotton pad on your face. After this put some drops of glycerin to soothe your face.

Bright side:

It is easily available in everyone kitchen and these organic products do not have any side effects.

Downside:

A repeated process will give best results.

Glowing Skin:

Glowing skin in winter is not less them dreams. There are many over the counter creams available but they are quite costly so people who want some cheap remedy they can give these tips a chance .skin becomes dull due to many reasons.Aging, pregnancy, hormonal changes stress are few of the reasons

So these are few of the remedies which should be given a chance.

Potato and Curd Mask:

This a magical mask to have a glowing skin .potato have mild bleaching properties that help in fading the spots and scars. It also has starch content that reduces the pigmentation and enhances your natural skin glow and curd is famous for skin lightener.

Ingredients:

  • Plain water
  • Crushed potato
  • Homemade curd

How to apply:

Peel off the potato and crush in a grinder. Add this mixture in homemade curd and apply this mixture to your face leave it for 10 min and wash with plain water.

Brighter side:

No side effects and the useful benefits of potato have made this mask amazing. Potato helps a lot in skin discoloration due to enzyme present in it

Downside:

None

 Glycerin:

With the use of glycerin, we can say hello to glowing skin. Its moistening property makes it super useful. It rejuvenates and stimulates our skin cells. It also has humectant property. It is being used in many skin products.  It works for many skin problems like acne, skin infections, wrinkles and fine lines.

Ingredients:

  • Glycerin
  • Rosewater
  • Lemon

How to apply:

  • This is my mother’s remedy.she uses to make this mixture when winters are coming mix equal quantities of these three organic products.
  • Apply this mixture on your face your feet and even on your lips to have baby pink lips.

Bright side:

All three things are full of benefits. Glycerin is a great moisturize which naturally absorb water in it. It gives life to the skin. It works as a moisture, cleanser and nourishes our skin.

Downside:

None

 Strawberry Mask:

If you want a natural route to glowing skin start using berries to enjoy its numerous benefits

Ingredients:

  • 4 strawberries
  • Avocado
  • Lemon juice

How to apply:

Mask all strawberry with the avocado adds few drops of lemon in it apply this mixture with the brush and leave for 20 minutes. Wash with warm water.

Bright side:

Strawberry juice has skin lightening properties. It is effective in removing age spots and freckle. It also works as a toner

Downside:

None

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