Baking soda is cheap, plentiful, and best of all extremely effective against acne. If you have oily skin, it also makes a good cleanser and facial scrub.Read more →
Honey has natural antioxidant properties.
Its high sugar content and acidity also deprives bacteria of the nitrogen needed for growth. The hydrogen peroxide in honey also hampers bacterial growth.Read more →
The acid in vinegar sloughs off old skin cells like store-bought alpha hydroxy acid (AHA) products.Read more →
Aspirin is acetylsalicylic acid, which is similar to (but not identical) salicylic acid. Salicylic acid is an active substance that can visibly improve razor bumps.
Acetylsalicylic acid (aspirin) is also the main active ingredient in store-bought razor bump and ingrown hair products.Read more →
One way to get rid of head lice is to slather hair and scalp in oil.
Work in it your hair thoroughly and be very generous with the application. Put a shower cap on and leave it on for as long as possible. The next day, shampoo the oil out and rinse with vinegar.Read more →