Moisture loss in the skin takes place due to exposure to sun, dry wind etc. So we need to provide the skin with moisture.
It is however essential to note that moisturizer should be used after cleansing and toning with the finger-tips.
Nourishing is also equally important to provide the skin with e required vitamins in the form of creams and lotions. Basically nourishing creams are the combination of oil and moisture that keep the skin soft, smooth and supple.
Every night application of a nourishing cream relaxes tight muscles and accelerates circulation tremendously.
Make your own Moisturizers
Rich Moisturizing Cream
Beeswax — 2 tbsp
Emulsifying wax — 1 tsp
Lavender oil — few drops
Almond oil — 5 tsps
Method: Melt both waxes together over water in a bowl. When melted completely, mix in the oils In another bowl, heat water over the same water so that the two bowls are at the same temperature. Add water gradually to the wax mixture, stirring continuously. Cool thoroughly and use.
Lanolin Moisturizing Cream
Lanolin — 3 tbsps
Lecithin — 1 tsp
Honey — ½ tbsp
Warm water — 4 tbsps
Perfume — few drops
Method: Heat the first three ings in a bowl. Now add the water gradually, stirring continuously. Lastly, stir in the perfume and use as needed.
Watermelon (cut into slices) — 1 big slice
Lemon juice — 1 tsp
Method: Place the thinly sliced watermelon over the face and neck. leave for 30 minutes after squeezing the lemon juice over it.