Household Items That Can Function As PH Balanced Skin Care Products

By Harold Rogers

The outer layer of the human skin is responsible for inhibiting growth of toxins, germs, and bacteria. The dermal layer is highly functional when it is acidic. Glands responsible for production of sweats and other important secretions are responsible for altering the acidity level. In addition, pH varies from one body part to another. It also depends on sex, age, and perspiration rate. Understanding the various types of PH Balanced skin care products available in groceries is an excellent move. You will be able to differentiate healthy products from unhealthy ones.

An ideal PH level that is considered neutral is seven, but the dermal layer functions properly in a more acidic condition such as level 5.5. At the right acid level, the skin components that deal with infections are highly active. Since some detergents and body perfumes have impurities that disrupt the balance, you should either avoid them, or choose those that are recommended by your dermatologist. These chemicals increase the rate of aging and leads to accumulation of high volumes of radicals.

Escalation of aging process translates to increased number of wrinkles, which will make you uncomfortable. The alkaline products contain substances that stimulate the body to loose high volume of water, hence causing the dermal layer to become dry. Sebum production increase and the dermal layer lose its smooth and natural outlook. In addition, the skin pores are clogged or completely closed. Therefore, you need to choose natural products that are safe for your body covering.

Despite the pH levels varying from one individual to another, the products that are applied on the face on a regular basis disrupt its balance. Showering twice a day is recommended as a means of removing excess fats, dirt, and oil. Applying a moisturizer that is free of corrosive acids, sodium laureth sulfate, and alcohols is a mandatory requirement. You can opt for toner as a cleansing item for both morning and night showers.

Natural moisturizing agents such as toners should be available in your house. You only need to mix lemon juice and water in their right proportion. For example, a tablespoon of lemon juice in a cup full of water. The citric acid has an ability to kill bacteria, toxins, and remove radicals.

Homemade sprays are easy to make when you follow the specified procedure. It entails mixing apple cider with water in a ratio of 1 part to eight parts respectively. The resulting mixture is full of vitamins and minerals that are likely to make the skin healthy.

The mixture should be left for twenty minutes to one hour. Do not expect overnight results after applying this product. You will need to apply it on a daily basis. The mixture contains antiseptic and antibacterial properties that fight germs and opens clogged pores. The ideal method to use this substance is to spray it on your body couple of minutes before showering.

You will need to come up with an effective nutrition program. Your diet should be composed of raw foods that are full of vitamins responsible for reducing the aging speed. Working out and drinking enough water is imperative.

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