Our skin is our most sensitive, largest organ and most absorbent. An over use of cleansing face creams and lotions loaded with synthetic ingredients can damage our inner ecology as it has direct access into our bloodstream.
So it makes utter sense to me to moisturise and restore it with fresh foods. Even the simple coconut oil, can be used to moisturise and cleanse eyes. I massage coconut oil onto my skin and remove with a warm flannel.
Making your own skin oils and creams is so simple. And once you've jumped off the marketing bandwagon of buying expensive creams, you will be so glad you did and so will your bank balance. Here a re few simple recipes to get you started.