5 Kitchen Ingredients You Should Not Apply on Your Face

We tend to rely on home-based ingredients for skincare. Au natural as we famously like to say is all about easily available kitchen ingredients. 

Skincare and beauty take a lot of time and with hard work, dedication and perseverance, you can achieve blemish-free and smooth skin.

In order to achieve that, you should know what suits your skin and what doesn't. Not all ingredients are healthy for your skin

There are 5 Kitchen Ingredients You Should Not Apply on Your Face


As per Healthline, applying lemon juice on the face can lead to phytophotodermatitis. It is a type of skin reaction caused due to citrus fruits.


Cinnamon is not good for the skin. As per Healthline, cinnamon can cause redness and irritation on the face. People who have sensitive skin should avoid it, big time.

Apple Cider Vinegar

apple cider vinegar should be avoided as it is highly acidic and can create issues with natural skin. Overuse of apple cider vinegar can lead to chemical burns.

Vegetable Oil

A lot of people have recommended vegetable oil for skincare.  Applying vegetable oil can lead to dermatitis, pityriasis rosea like eruption lichenoid dermatitis etc.

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