Dealing with adult acne usually calls for derma procedures and topical + oral medication, especially in severe cases. But Denise Larsson, a certified micro-nutrient specialist, took a different route: She relied on natural products to clear her skin. Curious to know what she tried? Here's her routine:
- She soaks a cotton pad with a DIY bi-phase toner composed of water and jojoba oil. Jojoba's texture is similar to our own sebum, which makes it effective in lifting oil build-up.
Wild Products Cold Pressed Jojoba Oil, P1,273, Sephora.ph
- She then spreads a pure manuka honey mask on her face to lighten her scars. It has natural anti-bacterial properties, which reduces the possibility of pimples getting infected.
MGO 100+ Manuka Honey, P1,500/250g, www.manukahealth.ph
- After cleansing her face, Denise dabs a fresh, clean towel to dry excess moisture—this step, my friends, is something that we may forget. Using a separate bimpo is more advisable because who knows where our bath towel has gone (hint: butt area).
- For her final step, she applies tea tree oil on the inflamed spots to soothe and heal them.
Human Nature Tea Tree Oil, P295, Landmark
What do you think, CGs? Are you willing to rely on all-natural skincare to take care of your complexion?
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