Skincare Tips When On A Budget

With Motherhood comes certain changes to the skin especially, the belly, neck, and face. Some discoloration may occur. If you find yourself battling with this, these DIY tricks are all you need to get your skin game popping again.

Skincare products sure cost a fortune. Here is how to take care of your skin when on a budget.

1. Body Soap

You don’t need a whitening or bleaching cream to get rid of discoloration. A simple homemade body wash can do the trick.

What you need

  1. Black Soap
  2. Honey
  3. Coconut oIl
  4. Essential Oils


Break down the soap into smaller bits if it’s one lump form you got. Mix with hot water (just enough water to melt it). Once it is fully melted, mix in the coconut oil and essential oils and pour into a clean bowl. Leave to solidify or speed it up by refrigerating.

Skincare Tips When On A Budget
2. Face Scrub

What you need

  1. Honey
  2. Sugar

Mix the honey and sugar in a bowl. 1 tbsp of honey to 2 tbsp of sugar. Apply gently on the face to remove the dead cells. Leave on face for 15 minutes and wash off. Pat the face gently and moisturize. Do this once or twice a week.

Skincare Tips When On A Budget
3. Face Mask

What you need

  1. Honey
  2. Tumeric

Mix the two ingredients together ( 1tbsp of each)  in a clean bowl and set aside for 10 minutes. Apply on the freshly washed face and leave for 15- 20 minutes. Wash off thoroughly and pat dry. Do not repeat more than twice a week.Skincare Tips When On A Budget

4. Face Toner

What you need

  1. Green Tea
  2. Aloe Vera
  3. Water

Put one teabag into a boiling cup of water and leave to simmer for 10 minutes. Remove the tea bag and add a tbsp of Aloe Vera gel. Empty the mixture into a spray bottle for easy application.