Applying coffee grounds directly to the thighs will smoothen the skin by drawing water out of the fat cells, shrinking them in order to make them less conspicuous. Mix two tablespoons of coffee grounds with four teaspoons of olive oil and spread over the cellulite prone areas. Massage in upward strokes for two minutes before rinsing it off
Mint acts as an excellent astringent that clears away oils that cause pimples. Crush a handful of mint leaves and add one teaspoon of lemon juice to it. Cover the pimple or the blemishes for fifteen minutes before rinsing it off. Repeat twice a day until the spots are gone.
Few things work as effectively on yellowing nails as ginger lae does. Ginger ale contains soluble salts such as monopotassium phosphate and potassium sorbate. These salts act as preservatives or emulsifiers which naturally bleach nails. All you need to do is submerge your nails for ten minutes in a bowl of ginger ale twice in a week.
Lemons make for a strong antidote to dry and scaly skin. The citric acid removes dead skin cells to expose the glowing layer beneath the surface. All you need to do is slice the lemon in half and rub the cut side over the dry areas and then rinse. You will notice a difference immediately.