If you have a habit of wearing foundation daily on your face then the commercially available chemical foundation may cause a lot of harm to your skin. It would be good for your face if you could use a pure and natural foundation that is made at home.
You can easily make a foundation at home that is cost-effective and safe for your skin. Now, there is no need to buy a foundation from the market, which you can rather make at home.
All you need is some ingredients that can be easily found in your kitchen, such as cocoa powder, cinnamon powder, starch powder, etc. In this article, we have mentioned some of the best home-made foundations for you.
These home-made foundations can give a polished look to your face and will not give a painted look, like the other commercially available foundations. They will add a natural look to your face that can never be achieved by a commercial foundation.
Here is how to make a home-made natural foundation. Have a look:
Home-made Foundation Powder
Mix together 2 tablespoons of starch powder, 1½ teaspoon of cinnamon powder and 1 tablespoon of cocoa powder. This will be a powder foundation. Mix the foundation with a lotion and then apply it on to your face.
Home-made Foundation Oil
To make this foundation, mix together 1 tablespoon of jojoba oil or olive oil with arrowroot powder and 1 tablespoon of cinnamon powder. Mix it well to make a smooth paste. You can also add some more oil, if you want.
Natural Liquid Foundation
Mix together 1 teaspoon of melted shea butter, 1 tablespoon of aloe gel, 1 teaspoon of witch hazel, 1/2 teaspoon of cinnamon powder and 1 tablespoon of cocoa powder. After mixing the ingredients together, add some lotion to it to make a smooth paste.
To make this foundation at home, mix together 1 tablespoon of beeswax, vitamin E oil (2 capsules), 1½ teaspoons of cinnamon powder or cocoa powder, 1 tablespoon of arrowroot powder, 1 teaspoon of olive oil and 1 teaspoon of activated charcoal. Mix together all the ingredients to make a fine paste, add more of oil if you feel the consistency is too thick.
Smooth-Finish Foundation With Sunscreen
You need to have 1 tablespoon of zinc oxide, 1 tablespoon of cocoa powder, 1 tablespoon of cinnamon powder and 1 tablespoon of melted shea butter. Mix together all the ingredients and then add some lotion to make it a little thin in consistency if you want.
Finishing Foundation Powder
Mix well 1 tablespoon of ground ginger, 1 tablespoon of bentonite clay, 1 or 2 tablespoon/s of cocoa powder and arrowroot flour, and 1 tablespoon of ground nutmeg to form a fine powder. Later add 1 teaspoon of lavender essential oil to it.
Clove Foundation Powder
Mix together 1 tablespoon of ground cloves, 1 teaspoon of ground sage, 1 tablespoon of ground ginger, 1 tablespoon of cornstarch and 1 tablespoon of cinnamon powder. Mix this with a moisturising lotion before applying it on to your face.