4 Ways You’re Hurting Your Skin

3. Thinking DIY Treatments Are Always Your Friend.

People still try DIY treatments with crushed aspirin, baking soda, and lemon juice thanks to everyone’s favorite social vision board—Pinterest. But some things just aren’t meant to be used on your skin! While you can create a honey and yogurt mask to nourish your skin and gently exfoliate (it’s quite tame and feels lovely), aspirin, baking soda, and lemon juice all have the potential to wreak havoc on your skin’s barrier.