Every person wants the skin on his face to be unblemished and clean. The cosmetic manufacturers take advantage of this desire and they sell many different facial cleansers that are extremely expensive.

However, people can always prepare a completely natural facial cream by themselves. In this way they will not need to spend a lot of money on the expensive facial products that are found on the market.

In this article we will show you how to make an effective facial cream by yourself. For this cream you will only need two ingredients. Moreover, you probably already have these ingredients in your home. The ingredients are coconut oil and baking soda. You need only these ingredients to solve the problems with your skin. Coconut oil and baking soda are cheap, available and no harmful substances are found in them.

Baking soda

Sodium bicarbonate or baking soda is used in baking. It is also used as a polishing agent as it does not contain the chemicals and toxins found in almost all household cleaners. Moreover, baking soda is more effective than most cleansing agent that you buy from the supermarket.

Baking soda can also be used as a cosmetic product. It can serve as a deodorant or a teeth whitener. It can also be a treatment for acne. Skin infections are often caused by pH imbalance in the body. Luckily, baking soda can balance the pH levels of the skin, since it can serve both as an acid and a base, or it is an amphoretic compound. So, you can heal breakouts with baking soda.

Coconut oil

Coconut oil can serve as a moisturizer. It can also be used as an antibacterial product. Coconut oil contains healthy and natural fats that can stop the loss of moisture by entering through the skin’s pores. Skin blemishes can be treated with coconut oil. It will sooth and moisturize them. This oil balances the harsh effect of the baking soda, so the baking soda will not feel uncomfortable on your skin. Moreover, thanks to the coconut oil, this cleanser is also safe for people who have a sensitive skin.

Clean your face with baking soda and coconut oil


First of all, you need to know your skin’s type before using this cleanser on your face. The ratio for people with sensitive skin is 2:1 of coconut oil to baking soda. The ration of coconut oil to baking soda if you want a deep exfoliation treatment of your skin is 1:1.

Mix the coconut oil and baking soda. Gently, apply the mixture on your skin. For deep cleansing treatment of your skin, leave the mixture on your face as a mask for several minutes, or wash the mixture off with hot water.

The treatment is done. This is the homemade and effective face cleansing treatment. It is completely natural. It does not contain any dangerous chemical additives that are found in store bought cosmetic products.