Natural Ways to Cleanse and Exfoliate Problem Skin

If you have problem skin (oily, sensitive, acne prone, or dry skin), you know how frustrating it can be trying to find the right product. Perhaps you’ve already wasted hundreds of dollars on creams, cleansers, and spa treatments that only make your skin worse. Really, what can you do to help your skin? Well, you can always try the natural route. Nature has provided us with some amazing things (such as fruits, oils and minerals) that can be used as cleansers or exfoliators (or in some cases, both!).

A cleanser is a product which removes dirt, makeup, oil, and dead skin cells from the skin, unclogging the pores. An exfoliator, on the other hand, removes dead skin cells from the outermost surface of the skin, revealing a layer of younger skin.

These 12 natural products are gentle, safe, and inexpensive. Before trying them on your skin, we recommend speaking to a skin expert (such as your dermatologist), or at least testing them on a small area before putting it on an entire portion of your body.

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