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The home-made natural skin-care recipes offered in this article are after a gorgeous daily beauty regimen that will make your skin healthy in no time! The recipes are simple and use common, yet powerful all-natural ingredients to make exquisite formulas that pamper and soothe everybody, everyday.

Cleanse, Why?

The most important part of taking care of your skin is cleansing it thoroughly. A cleaner will eliminate excess oil, perspiration, dirt, dust contamination, make-up, and obviously exfoliates dead skin cells from the surface of your skin and to a certain degree, from the skin’s pores.

Use your cleanser twice daily, in the morning as your skin excretes waste on the surface through the night, and at the end of the day to remove surface impurities, such as polluant and make-up. Massage your cleanser thoroughly over your whole face, particularly over any regions with clogged pores. Then remove it thoroughly with a damp sponge or cloth, and rinse. Your skin needs to feel clean, soft and hydrated. Follow with a toner.

Skin toners, Why?

A toner, also known as a skin freshener or firming cream, is used to remove any traces of cleanser left on the skin in addition to any tap water which as been used to wash the skin. It can help to fix the skin’s pH balance and help to take care of skin condition because of the content of active ingredients. It minimise temporally pore size and cool, soothe and refresh skin.

After cleansing thoroughly skin, in the morning and in the day, spray on your toner over your facewash your face and spray again with the toner. Don’t allow your skin to dry thoroughly before applying your moisturiser.

Recipe Cucumber-Lemon Toner

Soothing astringent for all skin types. This tightens pores, soothes sunburn, and may be utilised as a natural deodorant too!

Ingredients; 100ml witch hazel – Juice of half a lemon – 3 table spoons coarsely chopped cucumber.

Instructions: Mix in a clean glass jar, then let set for two days. Remove cucumber. Keep lotion in a cool place or the refrigerator to use as a splash.

Recipe Vinegar Toner

This restores the natural pH balance or acid mantle to your skin.

Ingredients 100ml distilled water with 1 or 2 tsp of apple cider vinegar.

Instructions: Shake the ingredients together and store in a clean bottle.

Facial Aloe Vera make-up primer

Aloe Vera gel is pure, natural, healing skin, not greasy/sticky as a moisturiser and dries quickly on the skin. Aloe Vera contains a natural sunscreen, which makes it ideal for day time Mineral Makeup primer. Additionally it is quite astringent, making an instant mini lift very beneficial in the morning!

Cover your face with a very light thin coating to make a smooth setting to your Makeup.

Recipe Reviving Mineral Make-up primer gel

Soothes and revives tired skin

Ingredients: 80ml aloe Vera gel- 20ml witch hazel water ( or peppermint floral water) and (optional) 5 drops rose geranium essential oil – 4 drops spearmint essential oil -4 drops lavender essential oil

Instructions: Mix well all the ingredients. Pour in a darkened container with a pump. Shake well the bottle before use if it comprises essential oils.

Night time facial therapy oils

To offer moisture to the surface layers of skin and will prevent dryness and breakage. It keeps your skin supple and smooth.

A beauty oil is used in the evening after toning to fix and heal the skin through the night. Massage into skin with firm upwards stokes and then press into the skin.

Recipe for youthful skin beauty oil

Smell divine!

Ingredients: 30ml olive oil – 30ml macadamia oil -20tsp almond sweet oil -5tsp wheat germ oil – 15ml apricot kernel -(optional) 6 drops of ylang-ylang essential oil, 8 drops of rose geranium essential oil and 4 drops of grapefruit essential oil

Dry and/ or mature skin treatment oil

Includes very rich and moisturising vegetable oils

Ingredients: 15ml avocado oil- 10ml wheat germ oil -15ml macadamia oil – 10ml calendula infused olive oil -(optional) 3 drops palma-rosa essential oil, 3 drops cedar wood essential oil and 2 drops lavender essential oil

Instructions: Shake the ingredients together and store in a clean dark bottle.


All of the beauty ingredients our skin needs, are in the kitchen because if they’re good enough to eat, they need to be good enough for the skin. Save your cash and your skin! Home made skin cares are natural, fresh, with no synthetically color, odor or preservative.