This is an article for all those make-up lovers. Are you one of them? If so, then you HAVE to read this!
No matter how much the cosmetic companies claim that their products are skin-friendly and don’t contain harsh chemicals, they are wrong! The truth is that all the beauty products contain harmful dyes, preservatives, and toxins that can damage the skin and in the worst cases cause cancer. So, why don’t we protect ourselves and make our own DIY Cosmetics in much more natural way than the chemical...
Let us show you a few tricks of how you can easily make DIY cosmetic recipes with ingredients found inside your house.
Here’s a list of the ingredients you can use to make your natural makeup:
- Activated Charcoal
- Arrowroot powder
- Cocoa powder
- Ground Cinnamon
- Hibiscus Powder
- Coconut Oil
- Aloe Vera
- Zinc oxide
- Jojoba oil
- Olive Oil
- Vitamin E Oil
For a Foundation: use vitamin E oil, almond oil, shea butter, cocoa butter, and beeswax for beautiful skin and zinc oxide as a natural mineral sunscreen. You’ll also need cocoa powder and cinnamon for the color.
For Bronzer: use arrowroot or corn starch with cocoa powder and cinnamon to get a darker shade
For Blush: use colorants like hibiscus, beet root, peach petal, cocoa, and arrowroot powders to mix and match for warm and lovely shades.
For Eye Liner: use activated charcoal and add a small amount of oil (jojoba, sweet almond, or avocado are great choices)
For Eye Shadow: use cocoa, ginger, turmeric, spirulina, paprika, beet root for a palette of different colors. Use activated charcoal or arrow root powder to darken or lighten the shade.
For Mascara: use coconut oil, aloe Vera gel, and beeswax and add activated charcoal (for black) or cocoa powder (for brown) and mix well.
For a Lipstick: use beeswax, shea butter, coconut oil, cocoa butter, almond oil along with the wonderful hibiscus powder.