10 Excellent Benefits of Vinegar for the Skin


The ingredients from the kitchen are fast becoming the best beauty products for us. Almost all ingredients have been beneficial for something related to beauty. One such product is the vinegar.


Apple Cider Vinegar

Vinegar has a whole lot of benefits when it comes to skin as well as hair. Today I will share with you some fabulous benefits of vinegar on your skin. Vinegar basically has a tonic action. It promotes the circulation of blood in the small capillaries that contribute towards the skin development. Vinegar is also a good antiseptic; it prevents the growth of bacteria, yeast and viruses too. Vinegar helps in regulating the pH of the skin.

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As a Toner:

Vinegar has served to be a very good facial toner. All you got to do is take some apple cider vinegar and mix it with two parts of water. Take a cotton pad and soak it in this solution and dab it all over the face. It can also be used for acne treatment if you use it on regular basis. Hollywood star Scarlett Johansson swears by this recipe.

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In face mask:

Vinegar can be used in face masks too in order to get the best results of face packs. For which you need to mix equal amount of apple cider vinegar along with Aztec secret Indian healing clay, the result will be a pretty good mask. You can apply this mask on your face and leave it to dry for 15 minutes. Wash it off with warm water.

To discard the impurities:

Apple cider vinegar when used while bathing proves to be a great way to draw out the impurities. The recipe for this is adding one cup of apple cider vinegar with 3 cups of Epsom salt, this mixture has to be added to the water with which you take bath. You can also soak yourself for thirty minutes in this solution and then rinse yourself off well. This is a detox bath and it can be done two times a week and it will eliminate all the impurities accumulated in the skin.

To get Soft skin:

Apple cider vinegar can grant you a soft as well as smooth skin! Don’t believe me? Well, just try out this simple bath recipe and find out the facts yourself. Take yourself a good soak and in the water in which 2 cups of apple cider vinegar is added. Give yourself a nice relaxing soak of half an hour, when you emerge out you will find your skin glowing and smooth!

Minimizes the cellulite:

Apple cider vinegar has proved to be greatly contributing in the reduction of cellulite. Take one part of apple cider vinegar and to that add one part of water. Apply this on your skin and wrap the area with a plastic wrap or a warm towel. Leave it on the skin for one hour and then rinse it off with warm water. Once you are done with rinsing, moisturize the area well.

Reduces sunburn:

Sunburn can be really a put off, but not when you have vinegar in handy! All you need to do is soak a clean cloth in apple cider vinegar and place it in the affected area. The vinegar will minimize the peeling of the skin and also relieves the skin from pain.

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To remove wart:

Not everyone can afford surgery to get rid of warts. Vinegar will help you do that without costing you anything. Take a cotton plug, soak it in apple cider vinegar solution and place it on the wart and then secure the cotton with bandage. Leave it like that overnight and take it off in the morning. Try doing this regularly and you can successfully get rid of warts.

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To treat varicose veins and prevent aging:

Apple cider vinegar contributes in helping you maintains your youthfulness. For that you need to drink apple cider vinegar with water. This helps in getting rid of the age spots, varicose veins and prevents the signs of aging too.

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Divya Rechesh

Divya Rechesh is a Freelance Writer based in Mumbai currently. Outgoing, spunky and practical is what describes her the best. She hopes to experience new things everyday in life and contribute something to this world through her writing.