The skin care industry has become vast and plentiful. If we’re honest, that’s really one of the things we love most about the industry…there’s no lack of options. While we have access to more ingredients and products than ever before, getting back to basics is refreshing some times. Regardless of your personal preferences, there’s no denying that simplicity can work wonders-especially on your skin. We’ve gathered up a list of simple ingredients that your skin will love. If you’re in a place where you’re interested in learning more about some natural resources we all can utilize on our skin very easily, keep reading!
Aloe vera gels and other products have been getting a lot of attention lately, because they’ve been ‘rediscovered’ in a sense. While using aloe vera on skin isn’t new, many people have been using it again because of its immense benefits. One of the most well-known ways to use aloe vera in a way that your skin will really love, especially this time of year, is when you experience sun burn. Aloe vera has been found to be a powerful ingredient that soothes and heals skin that’s been damaged from sunburn. So now that we’re in the midst of the summer, be sure to have some aloe vera on hand!
Generally, hearing the word oil can make a lot of people wary when it comes to using it on your skin. The truth is castor oil is an oil you’re not going to want to think twice about. It’s loaded with some pretty powerful benefits for your skin. Between helping to fade scars, reduce the appearance of stretch marks, cellulite and wrinkles AND add major moisture to hands that are dry and cracked. Whew! Who knew all of those benefits could come from one simple ingredient? Well, now you know!
Cucumbers aren’t just great in your favorite summer salad, they’re also great for your skin. Truthfully, your skin will absolutely love being given some soothing cucumber. Cucumbers have been found to help reduce the appearance of dark circles under the eyes, soothe acne breakouts and give skin an overall glow. It’s an incredibly simple ingredient that you probably have in your refrigerator already, but adding it into your skin care routine can help give you some wonderful skin care boosts.
Turmeric has been known as a simple ingredient with countless benefits. Between internal health benefits to external, it seems that this spice has no limits to what it can help with. Of course, since we are focusing on the skin we had to mention some of the ways turmeric can help your skin. Applying turmeric to your skin can help with anti-aging benefits, reducing the appearance of dark circles and blackheads as well as fade scars and uneven skin tones. It really is a spice that has gifts that just keep on giving!
Now that so many people have been looking to natural, simple ingredients and their benefits don’t be surprised to find a list of plenty of other simple ingredients your skin will love.