Sure you didn’t know that food starch can be used in many cosmetics DIY. See how you can do yourself all kinds of skin care products, fast and cheap.
Dry Hair Shampoo for fair or dark hair.
For a light hair, you need starch, sodium bicarbonate and fragrant essential oils.
For brunettes, or dark hair, you need starch, cocoa powder and fragrant essential oils.
For lighter color, mix ½ cup of food starch with 2 tablespoons of baking soda and few drops of fragrant oils.
For dark-haired, mix ½ cup cocoa powder 2 full tablespoons of starch. You can leave natural chocolate flavor, or you can add other natural essential oils.
Flavored bath bombs
Mix 250 grams of sodium bicarbonate in 100 grams of citric acid, 100 grams of starch , 100 grams of epsom salts (magnesium sulfate). Separately, mix 1 teaspoon of water with 2 teaspoons of fragrant essential oils, 2 teaspoons of almond oil or coconut oil and few drops of food coloring. Mix dry ingredients with wet conditions and presses them into spherical shapes. Let them dry at least one day under a soft towel and use them for a relaxing swim, or for elegant gifts.
Mineral face powder.
You know you need several kinds of face powder depending on the season, during the winter your skin is lighter, while in the summer you need a darker shade.
Here’s how to make your own homemade mineral powder that can change the color according to your skin color, if you want
Mix a few tablespoons of food starch with a few tablespoons of very fine cocoa powder. Adjust according to your skin tone and the quantities amended as appropriate. Shake really well before applying powder brush and you’ll get an enviable mattifying effect.