Tired of peeling skin that stays itchy and flaked in every reason? Have been trying to deal with chapped skin that has resulted in painful dry lines, wrinkles and even acne and acne spots? Well, you need much more than just simple moisturization. Dry skin is one thing and chapped skin is completely different. Say, chapped skin is an advanced form of dryness that needs better pampering.
While it seems almost impossible to completely heal and get rid of chapped skin even with the best cosmetics, it is then when you need to go natural by putting your trust in homemade skin care products. So, to help you ladies fighting with chapped skin with temporary success and constant failures, we bring forth our list of 20 homemade skin care products that will heal your chapped skin permanently.we will cover all the products that you need from morning to night to help you get a happy skin.
Homemade Face Wash For Chapped Skin
Your skin is too different from other skin types. No face wash will be able to give you permanent relief. So, we are introducing you to 4 exclusive natural homemade rescue face washes that will help you start your day with a smile.
1. Butter, Rose Water And Honey:
This is an intense moisturizing face wash that removes dry flakes from your skin without hurting it. Honey has intense anti-inflammatory properties that reduce pain and itching. Butter gently adds moisture, reducing deep cracks and flakes. Rose water increases the hydration level of chapped skin and reduces peeling.
2. Milk Cream And Turmeric:
Turmeric is anti-inflammatory, antibacterial and antifungal. It reduces pain and itching. It also gently removes dead skin cells without getting too harsh. The dead skin has a huge build up on chapped skin. But gentle removal is the only solution. Harsh exfoliation is potentially dangerous. Milk cream deeply moisturizes the underlying skin cells, healing the cracks.
3. Shea Butter And Honey:
Honey reduces inflammation and also removes bacteria that cause acne on chapped skin. It deeply nourishes the skin and removes freckles and reduces peeling. It reduces pain, removes bacteria and heals the underlying excessively damaged and dry skin cells. Shea butter gently melts and seeps within the underlying skin layers and moisturizes them from within. It also reduces epidermal dryness and fine lines caused due to cracks and peeling. This face wash is thus an excellent winter face wash for chapped skin.
4. Raw Sandalwood:
Evenly slice raw sandalwood and soak it in cold milk. Gently rub it on your face each morning. Sandalwood is a powerful antioxidant that has strong hydrating properties. Antioxidants replace the damaged skin cells with new healthy skin cells. It removes flakes, peeling and dead cells from the epidermis. The resulting new skin cells are healthier.
Chapped skin is exceptionally dry and horribly dark. Exfoliating is thus one major necessity for healing chapped skin and reducing dullness. You need a moisturizing exfoliator that doesn’t dry the skin at all.
One word of caution for women with chapped skin is, never ever use lemon for exfoliation and skin whitening. It will inflame your already over dry and damaged skin causing itching, burning and redness.
5. Turmeric, Gram Flour, Honey And Milk Cream:
Gently make a runny paste of all the above listed ingredients. You do not need granules to exfoliate your skin. Chapped skin first needs to be brought in a condition where it can bear with the intensity of granular scrubbing. It has a very heavy coating of dead skin cells, but they are inflamed due to deep cracks and lines that are too delicate and infection prone.
Gently apply the runny paste on your skin and keep rubbing it in circular motion for 15 to 20 minutes. Gram flour and turmeric are natural exfoliators that remove flakes and dead skin cells. Honey reduces the chances of infection. Milk cream seeps within the cracks and moisturizes them so that exfoliation causes no pain to the already delicate chapped skin.
6. Gram Flour, Wheat Flour, Raw Milk And Glycerin:
Gram flour and wheat flour are rich in skin lightening minerals. They rub against dry patches and exfoliate them to even the skin tone. Raw milk and glycerin moisturize and hydrate not just the epidermis, but also the underlying skin cells. It reduces the chances of further flaking, peeling and inflammation. Glycerin also reduces itching and excessive dryness around the lips and cupid’s bow.
7. Mashed Potato, Spinach juice, And Gram Flour:
Potato mash and spinach juice have an extra boost of antioxidants, vitamins and minerals. Chapped skin is badly damaged, over dry and dark. Spinach juice penetrates within the cracks and removes dirt and dust and hydrates the peeled skin. Gram flour exfoliates the epidermis and makes room for new healthy cells to breathe.
Homemade Massage Cream For Chapped Skin
Dry skin becomes neutral when simply moisturized with a conditioning lotion. But chapped skin is far too damaged to respond to moisturizers. It needs much more than that. And a deeply conditioning regular massage cream can offer that daily nourishment to heal flakes and freckles, and reduce peeling.
8. Shea Butter, Almond Oil, Rose Water And Turmeric:
Rose water and turmeric are natural bleaching agents that make the skin fair. Chapped skin that is lifeless and badly dull, needs that extra oomph that can restore its natural complexion. Shea butter and almond oil massage for half an hour twice a day loosens the stiff, hard and cracked epidermis. Only when it becomes soft that exfoliators can actually work better on it. Shea butter and almond oil ease the tense dry skin cells and offers a lot of conditioning to the chapped skin.
9. Warm Olive Oil, Coconut Oil, Rose Water And Milk Cream:
Coconut oil is a natural hydrating agent that has the power to restore the skin’s pH level to neutral. It has melanin controlling power that makes the skin fairer. It also reduces fine lines and wrinkles. Olive oil reduces burning and scars caused due to scratching the itchy chapped skin. Milk cream heals cracks and reduces peeling. This homemade massage cream deeply nourishes the new skin cells and makes them supple and smooth.
10. Sandalwood Powder, Glycerin, Butter, Raw Milk And Honey:
This is an excessively conditioning massage cream that makes chapped skin brighter and fairer. It has such a high conditioning level that it can easily heal cracks and stop chapped skin from peeling. It keeps the skin soft and hydrated even in extreme winters. It works as a strong invincible barrier between the epidermis and harsh weather conditions. It not just heals, it completely repairs chapped skin and makes it well toned, fairer and glowing.
Homemade Moisturizer For Chapped Skin
You can wash your face, exfoliate and massage it, but what about the in between hours? You need to keep the chapped skin hydrated and moisturized at all points of time, without making it dark.
11. Rose Water, Almond Oil And Aloe Vera:
You can use ready made aloe vera gel and can also make one at home. Just scoop the mash by cutting an aloe vera stem and grind it. Mix the gel with almond oil and rose water. Apply on your skin and keep rubbing until it gets completely absorbed. You can use a blotting paper to remove the residue, if any is left behind. Aloe vera and rose water hydrate the skin’s underlying cells and saves them from drying. And almond oil nourishes the skin and triggers the formation of new healthy skin cells. You can also use this moisturizer on your hands and legs.
12. Glycerin, Sunflower oil And Rose Water:
Rose water and glycerin get absorbed in the skin and maintain its pH level. Sunflower oil adds glow to the skin and repairs cracks caused due to dryness. It also controls skin peeling and saves the skin against dullness and darkening.
13. Castor Oil And Rose Water:
Castor oil is a powerful detoxifying agent that removes dullness and blemishes. It also cleanses the skin and removes toxins from the epidermis. Thus, it keeps chapped skin away from the danger of inflammation, peeling, itching and infection. Rose water makes the dry cells fluffy and keeps them hydrated.
Homemade Night Cream For Chapped Skin
Night is the most challenging time for maintaining chapped skin. Extra oil can make it sticky causing acne, and less oil can dry it further, increasing peeling, pain and dry spots. Thus, it is important to let the chapped skin rest and heal during the night time.
14. Cocoa Butter, Warm Green Tea, Coconut Water And Rose Water:
Mix all the above listed products to form a runny solution. Massage it on the skin until it is absorbed completely. You can also use it as a night serum for dark circles that are very common for women having chapped skin. Cocoa butter and coconut water will keep the skin moisturized and hydrated night long. Rose water will control oil formation and maintain the skin’s pH level. Green tea will release antioxidants in the skin. It will result in the formation of new skin cells that will replace the chapped skin cells.
15. Cucumber Water, Glycerin, Almond Oil And Raw Milk:
Mix all these ingredients and massage on your face regularly before sleeping until the mixture is completely absorbed. Glycerin will heal cracks and freckles, and will stop the skin from peeling. Cucumber water and raw milk will hydrate the skin cells and will detoxify the epidermis. Almond oil, rich in vitamin E, will remove scars and reduce fine lines, and will also add glow to the chapped skin.
16. Apple Water, Aloe Vera And Glycerin:
Apple water is loaded with the goodness of antioxidants and skin revitalizing and rejuvenating minerals. It works night long to heal cracks, fine lines, dry patches and freckles. This makes the skin fairer and damage free. Aloe vera controls oil formation. The skin stays optimally moisturized. And glycerin moisturizes the under nourished skin cells and makes them active and healthy.
Homemade Toner For Chapped Skin
Toning comes at a later stage after the chapped skin is cleared of dead epidermal cells, cracks and freckles. Chapped skin is already transformed after following the above listed steps regularly. Now comes the turn of maintaining your newly found glow, fairness and velvet soft texture.
One word of caution: you still cannot use lemon to bleach or tone your skin.
17. Rose Water, Glycerin And Vinegar:
Vinegar shrinks the open skin pores after removing dirt and dust from them. It also keeps the skin healthy and makes it infection resistant. Glycerin continues to nourish the skin so that it doesn’t dry while the pores are being shrinked. And rose water ensures that the pH level stays undisturbed.
18. Curd, Aloe Vera juice And Honey:
Honey exfoliates the skin pores and cleanses bacteria, dust and dirt. Curd shrinks the open skin pores so that no dirt can further fill the pores. And aloe vera juice moisturizes the skin and controls melanin formation. Thus, this homemade natural toner for chapped skin is also a fairness product. It bleaches the dark spots as well. It makes the skin upto 1 tone fairer.
19. Green Tea, Turmeric, Pomegranate Juice, Rice Water, Neem Water And Raw Milk:
This is an all-on-one multipurpose toner that deals with all the problems that are caused to chapped skin while toning. Turmeric that contains curcumin is a natural antibacterial exfoliator. It cleanses the pores against dirt, dust and bacteria. Green that is rich in antioxidants increases blood supply and oxygen. It makes the skin healthy and further reduces the chances of dust accumulation in the pores. Neem water reduces inflammation and removes any remaining blackheads and whiteheads. Pomegranate juice shrinks the enlarged open pores and locks moisture and skin revitalizing minerals within them. Rice water and raw milk keep the skin moisturized and reduce the chances of development of enlarged pores.
Homemade Dark Circle Serum For Chapped Skin
Chapped skin affects under eye skin as much as it affects the rest of the face. Under eye skin is thrice more delicate from the face skin. It develops cracks, wrinkles and dark circles very easily due to chapping.
20. Rose Water, Shea Butter, Aloe Vera And Honey:
All these ingredients should be mixed to form a thick paste. Apply it regularly on the dark circles. Shea butter will add deep nourishment and conditioning. Honey will reduce cracks and wrinkles. And aloe vera will hydrate the skin and keep it moist. The result will be lighter dark circles and brighter eyes.
All the above listed 20 natural homemade skin care products will not just heal chapped skin, it will also keep the skin away from damage. Follow them regularly to flaunt your newly reformed skin.