Milk of Magnesia - a laxative? Sure. An antacid? Yup. But did you know it can be dabbed under the armpits and used as a deodorant? Or applied topically to the face as a primer for makeup? The best use is to combat and treat skin conditions like acne, dermatitis, and sunburn. Give it a try! It couldn't hurt.
8 Skin-Transforming Face Masks You Can Make Out of Food
8 Skin-Transforming DIY Face Masks You Can Make Out of Food: Your refrigerator can stock some pretty impressive skin-care recipes. We perused the produce section, spoke to experts, and came up with our favorite you-probably-have-them-at-home ingredients that will do great things to your skin (and are dermatologist-approved). Click through to find the right mask for your skin type and concern. | allure.com
Another Pinner said: ***2/1/2012 Did this in the a.m. and am baffled that it WORKS!!! My skin is actually glowing. Not like hers, but definitely an improvement on the way my skin looks with and without makeup! Will repeat!*** DIY beauty
My dentist actually told me about this. Use a little toothpaste, mix in one teaspoon baking soda plus one teaspoon of hydrogen peroxide, half a teaspoon water. Thoroughly mix then brush your teeth for two minutes. Remember to do it once a week until you have reached the results you want. Once your teeth are good and white, limit yourself to using the whitening treatment once every month or two.
Nutmeg to erase acne scars - teaspoon of nutmeg mixed with tablespoon of honey into a paste and apply to marks for 30 minutes and rinse. Even faster results can be achieved by mixing a teaspoon nutmeg with a tablespoon milk. Apply to scars daily and rinse after 20 minutes. Be careful because milk mixture can burn sensitive skin. Moisturize after.
Attention girls with uneven skin tone, acne, oily skin, dry skin, acne scars, chapped lips, under eye bags, fever blisters, or any skin imperfections: Here is what i consider my cure-all "night cream"...One squirt of bio oil mixed with 2 drops of tea tree oil applied to face, lips, & neck before bed... (Do not get in your mouth or eyes!) Try it & you'll fall in love! Both products can be found at CVS, Rite Aid, Walmart, Walgreens etc.
Put a tiny bit of toothpaste into a small cup, mix in one teaspoon baking soda plus one teaspoon of hydrogen peroxide, and half a teaspoon water. Thoroughly mix then brush your teeth for two minutes. Remember to do it once a week until you have reached the results you want. Once your teeth are good and white, limit yourself to using the whitening treatment once every month or two.