4. Use olive oil for the skin
The benefits of olive oil for your skin were known even before grandma was born! Simply add some olive oil to your bath water and it will moisturise your skin and help to protect it against the effects of pollution. It’s pure and simple, it won’t irritate your skin and it’s really inexpensive!
5. Grandma always had some cocoa butter, Shea butter or lard in the cupboard
Cocoa butter, Shea butter and lard haven’t exactly got a glamorous image, but they all do make a great all-round, multipurpose, beauty product. You can use either one of these products or their mix as a makeup remover, moisturiser, lip balm, cuticle treatment, and much more, all from one single jar. It will even stop door hinges from squeaking! Grandma probably also used Vaseline, but, as some studies have shown, Vaseline might not be as harmless as we would think, so avoid it.….READ MORE ON THE NEXT PAGE