Beauty products can be really expensive. But, what if you can turn that around and make them very cheap?
Sometimes it doesn’t take a lot to make your own beauty product. You can use ordinary kitchen ingredients and make your skin and hair glow. I am sure you always have eggs, salt, oil, fruits, and vegetables in your home. These can be perfect for your homemade beauty products. Simply mix them and enjoy them.
Eggs are always great for glowy skin. They can be used as an exfoliator, oily skin scrub, or dry skin mask. Egg white is great for blackhead removal. Egg yolk is great for dry skin and combined with avocado and oil, it makes a great hair mask.
Below are a few recipes to get you inspired and show you that homemade masks are easy and cheap.
1. Egg For Your Hair
Egg yolk is good for your hair and head scalp. It nourishes it and makes your hair shine. Simply beat two or three whole eggs with a few drops of lemon juice to kill the egg smell and apply it to your hair, leave it for 15 minutes, and let the egg do its magic. Wash it good with a regular shampoo, and enjoy your healthy and shiny hair.
2. Acne Scars Mask
Did you know that acne scars can be treated with simple ingredients that you have at home? Well, here is a tutorial on how to make a simple, easy, and cheap acne scar mask at home. Mix egg, lemon, and honey, and watch the magic happen right in front of your eyes.
3. Hair Mask for Stronger Hair
If your hair has been exposed to extensive sunshine or severe weather, it’s time to nourish it with this wonderful hair mask you can make at home. Your kitchen is full of great ingredients for your hair, so use them to make your hair shine. Mix together egg, honey, oil, gelatine, herbs, and make your hair healthy again.
4. Egg White Orang Peel Off
Egg white can be a great peel-off mask. Did you know that? Separate the egg white and the yolk, mix the white, add orange peel to kill the eg smell, and apply it to your face. It will exfoliate your skin, remove your blackheads, and refresh your look.
5. Green Tea Egg White Mask
Green tea has always been considered a natural anti-oxidant. Here is an idea of how to use it as a face mask to firm and tighten your skin. Mix one egg white and a teaspoon of matcha green tea to get a thick texture, and apply it with a brush on your shin. Let it dry and wash thoroughly not leaving anything on your face. Apply oily cream afterward to avoid excessive dryness.
6. Summer Egg White Mask
Summer can be pretty harsh on your skin and hair. Also, it is not suitable to use every face mask because of the sun. Have a look at this summer mask made of eggs, honey, aloe, and lemon juice to refresh your face and make it glowy and healthy again. Make sure you use the right amount and not overdo it to get the perfect effect.
7. Hydrating Tumeric Egg Mask
For those of you that need hydration to your skin, here is an idea of how to use the best and cheapest ingredients you have at home. Mix egg yolk, honey, olive oil, and turmeric to get a beautiful paste and apply it on your skin for about 20 minutes. Rinse it thoroughly with warm water and let yourself glow.
8. Egg White Honey Face Mask
Eggs are a great source of protein for our skin. Honey is a natural antibacterial and helps soothe and moisturize your skin. So, why not combine them both and let your skin shine like a summer fresh into the cooler fall days. Simply mix egg white and a teaspoon of raw honey and enjoy the magic of nature.
9. Egg and Carrot Eye Mask
Those wrinkles around the eyes can really bother you some times. You can get rid of them with a simple homemade mask using only the ingredients you have at home. Carrots are full of retinol, a natural ingredient to fight wrinkles. Eggs tighten and firm your skin, so these two together are a perfect combination to make you look young again.
10. Egg Avocado Hair Mask
Does your hair look tired and ill? Revive it with this easy three-ingredient hair mask to nourish it into a healthy hair again. Mix egg, avocado, and coconut oil to get a perfect paste. Apply it to your hair, let it sit for a while, and rinse it off. Your hair will thank you for that.
11. Egg Shampoo
I am sure you have never heard that egg is a natural shampoo. Well, here is an idea of how to use to make your oily and thin hair look clean and strong. Mix a few eggs, add additional ingredients to kill the egg smell, a little bit of water, and whisk it thoroughly. Apply to dry hair to emulsify the oils, or to wet hair like a regular shampoo. Enjoy it.
12. Egg White Coffee Peeling
If you need to exfoliate your skin, don’t waste a lot of money to buy a mask. The best exfoliating mask is right there in your kitchen. Mix an ess white and used coffee grounds and apply it to your skin. The egg proteins will nourish your skin, and the coffee grounds will exfoliate it. Wash with lukewarm water and dry with a towel, before applying regular moisturizer.
13. Anti-Aging Face Mask
This simple homemade face mask is really efficient in anti-aging. Mix egg-white, lemon, and honey, apply a layer of yogurt, and brush it to your skin. Leave it for 15 minutes and rinse it thoroughly. Apply oily cream afterward to make your skin even shinier.
14. Honey Egg and Olive Hair Mask
If your hair needs deep treatment, this is the cheapest and healthiest one you can get. Mix two eggs with a tablespoon of olive oil and a tablespoon of honey. Make a good paste and rub it to your head and hair all the way down to the ends. Wrap it in a plastic bag or a shower cap and leave it for one hour. Wash it with regular shampoo, and add conditioner if necessary.
15. Egg White Strips
Those blackheads can really be persistent. The best way to remove them is stripes. With this idea, you can make the strips at home easily. Whisk one egg white and apply it to your nose. Take a strip of toilet paper and stick it on the area that is covered with eggs. Add another layer of egg whites over it, let it dry, and slowly peel it off. Have a look at the effect.
Now that we have told you how to make your own cosmetics and beauty products at home, get inspired, and start beautifying yourself. If you have some other ideas of your own, please share it with us in the comment section below. Who knows, maybe we’ll learn something new together.