Cleopatra’s Cleansing Secret Formula

We can’t go around with dirty skin, but many cleansers can cause dryness and premature aging. Instead, try this simple formula, used by the famous beauty Cleopatra to keep her skin not only clean but soft, youthful, and dewy. Milk products contain alpha-hydroxy acids that gently cleanse and soften skin.

This formula couldn’t be simpler. Here are the easy directions:

Ingredient: 1/4 cup milk, buttermilk, yogurt or sour cream

1. Use your fingertips to “wash” your face with your milk product of choice.

2. Rinse with warm water and pat dry.

3. You can also add milk to your bath for an all-over skin softening experience. And when you’re traveling, take along a packet of powdered milk to use!

By Annie B. Bond


Nimue Pendragon

No thanks, I'm vegan, I'll stick to veg soap and water.

rene davis
irene davis3 years ago


Nirvana Jaganath
Nirvana Jaganath3 years ago


Michele Wilkinson

Thank you

Gwynethrose F.
Gwynethrose F3 years ago

Thanks for sharing!

Terry V.
Terry V4 years ago


Teresa Cowley
Teresa Cowley4 years ago

This couldn't be simpler--can't wait to try it!

Mary L.
Mary L4 years ago

Thank you!

Judy A.
Judy A4 years ago

Love, love tips like this.

Donna Hamilton
Donna Hamilton4 years ago

Thanks for the info.