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Homemade face cleansers

Updated on April 22, 2013
Lime juice is known as one of the oldest secret for cleansing face.
Lime juice is known as one of the oldest secret for cleansing face. | Source

In my past few hubs, I have mentioned about various types of face packs -,,, and a hub on home made scrubs

A facial begins with cleansing of face.because it cleans the dirt and the oil from the face which block our pores and result in skin problem. Cleansing allows the skin to breathe properly and also helps in proper blood circulation.

  1. Honey is a natural cleanser. Apply honey and wash face after 5 minutes with lukewarm water.
  2. Apply a thin layer of honey and lime juice mixed in equal proportion on face and wash after 5 minutes.
  3. Milk is also known to help removing dirt from the face.
  4. Mix yogurt or milk cream with grated papaya. Wash face after 2 minutes.
  5. Glycerin and honey 1 tsp each mixed together is an excellent face cleanser.
  6. Lime juice is known as one of the oldest secret for cleansing face.
  7. Mix yogurt 1 tsp and grated cucumber 1/ 2 tsp and apply on face. Wash after 5 minutes.
  8. If you have oily skin , apply a pack of 1 tsp of honey and 1 tsp of yogurt and wash after 5 minutes.
  9. If you have dry skin, do not add yogurt with honey, add milk cream.
  10. Mix 1 tsp of milk and 1 tsp pf grated carrot and apply on face. Wash after 2 minutes.
  11. Yogurt is rich in lactic acid and can be applied to cleanse face. To know more benefits of yogurt on skin, read

After cleansing your face then only you can proceed for scrubbing. Do not scrub before you have cleaned your face.


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      Rose 6 years ago

      Great tips and points.I love this hub.Thanks a lot for sharing this.Lovely video as well.


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      Debbie Carey 6 years ago from Riverton, KS, USA

      LOTS of great ideas! Thanks for sharing them with us!

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      Dora Weithers 6 years ago from The Caribbean

      I think I'll try the milk. Thanks for all these alternatives.