Natural Skin Care

 Skin Care

A glowing and healthy skin is our top desire. This is the reason we spend lots of money on cosmetic, moisturizer, skin care products, face cream etc. Many cosmetics brands have introduced different type of skincare products in market. All these products have their own benefit and it depends on quality of each of them. Before buying, carefully read the instructions manual and allergy advice for different types of skin.

I will showcase some basic things we have at our home; they are affordable, easy to use and do not harm our skin. If budget is your constraint, you can try out these simple yet effective natural skin care tips. Start with these herbs available in your kitchen.


It is the best natural herb we can ever have. It has lot of benefits for our body. For our skin care it purifies our blood, it nourishes skin, gives glow and sparkle. Turmeric has properties such as anti-bacterial, anti-ageing and anti-inflammatory. It has healing properties and prevents drying of skin. It helps in treating skin ailments such as pigmentation, acne, blemishes, acne etc. Skin care brands have effectively used this herbs in their anti aging cream products.

Corcus Sativus – Keshar or Saffaron

Another important natural herb widely used in skin care treatment. Its main property is for giving a glowing face skin. Many leading cosmetic brands have used this herb because of its high qualities in skin treatment. It helps in treating pimples, black spots, pimples. For a glowing face add this herb in your skin care routine.

Aloe Vera

It is another high quality herbs. Today we see leading cosmetic and skin care brands using these herbs in their facial mask or facial treatment products. Aloe vera is famous for its cooling, healing, anti-fungal properties. It has a rich cooling property. In case of injuries to skin such as rashes, burn, acne, wound etc, it is very effective in healing and reduces inflammation. Even best acne products have added this herb.

Cucumis Satius – Kheera Beej / Cucumber

Cucumber is widely consumed in summer due to its cooling qualities.  Do you know that its seeds are also very beneficial. Makers of anti wrinkle cream, moisturiser, organic skin care cream products have added this herbs. It covers the wrinkles on the face and it is cooling, antiseptic, it rejuvenates and nourishes the skin

Ocimum Sanctum – Tulsi

Another good quality herb widely used in India. It has religious and spiritual importance in India. Cosmetic brands have blended this herb into their products. It gives a glowing skin and is antiseptic.

Santalum Album – Chandan

Since long time this herbs is used in India and all over the world for serious skin care and  healthy skin. It is an important ingredient of best facial moisturizer available in markets or cosmetics online today. As a face cleanser it brings a balance of surface oil and moisture content of our skin.  It is also very popular for it germicidal properties.

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Turmeric- CC BY 3.0 By Simon A. Eugster.jpg

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Aloe Vera Plant – BY-SA 3.0 By 3268zauber

Tulsi_flowers_pods- CC BY 3.0- By Ramanraj


Above were some basic herbs available in our home kitchen. These are very effective and simple skin care tips. If you have any type of skin allergy or suffering from any type of skin ailments do consult your doctor before using any of above tips. If you have any suggestions do share with us. If you find this article helpful, please share this article with your loved ones by clicking on any of the social sharing buttons. You can also give us a feedback or comment by filling the box below. To receive posts, subscribe to our blog.  Your feedback is important for us to share quality information on beauty and lifestyle updates.