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Hair Care: Natural Hair Mask using Egg and Milk

Milk & EggI shared about a Parsley Hair Mask a few days ago, and now here’s another natural hair treatment that is equally easy to make from the ingredients in your kitchen.

This natural hair mask is for all hair types. Mix an egg yolk in half cup of milk. Apply a little oil (if you have dry hair) and apply this mask on your entire head. Massage for about 10 min, leave the mask on your head for another 10 min and then rinse off with warm tepid water. Shampoo as per normal

Take time to pamper yourself with home made beauty potions such as this to make you look fabulous. Looking good very often lift one’s mood and make us feels good too.

Homemade Eczema Treatment (10): Milk

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Milk is not just to drink. Milk is a convenient and relatively low cost homemade eczema treatment to treat the rash and dried scaly skin. It will offer some much desired relief to your troubled skin.

Soak gauze pad or cotton pad with a little cold or even iced milk and apply the affected area. You can leave the gauze pad or cotton pad on the affected for 1-3  minutes or however long you feel comfortable. You can continue the process for 10 minutes or so.

Though this method may not stop the itch, nourishing your skin with milk makes it soft and smooth, which will reduce the drying of the skin.

Homemade remedies help to relieve pain and itch but they are temporarily relief. To prolong a blissful eczema-free period, you have to observe dermatologist’s advice of staying away from alcoholic based and fragrance based toiletries, keep a balanced and healthy diet with lots of greens (raw greens where possible … sprouts are recommended and there’s reasons to that) and exercise to minimize stress. Alternatively, check out folks who have similar experience.

Additional Reading on Experts’ Views on Eczema

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