Do: Use honey. Manuka honey is extremely antibacterial and anti-inflammatory, making it a great options for DIY skin care. It also has soothing properties that make it a safe choice for clients with acne and other conditions that irritate the skin. It creates a barrier on wounds that is breathable and very similar to skin.
Don't: Use lemons. Lemons are popular in many DIY skin care circles because they are antibacterial and believed to lighten the skin. However, lemons are not always safe to use on the skin because they can cause irritation and photosensitivity when the skin is exposed to the sun.