In our busy day to day life, we forget to take care of our skin which is an essential part of our body. Instead of using the chemical filled product, try out natural homemade face mask from easily available ingredients which are mostly kept in our house. These easy recipes will not only help us to make our skin healthy but will also make it more glowing, fresh and repair it from all the damages done by polluted surroundings
Gram flour ( Besan ) pack
Remember all those Dadi’s and Nani’s nuska to make your skin glowing. This recipe is one of those accident remedies for your skin. In a bowl add 2 tablespoons of gram flour ( Besan), one tablespoon of plain yogurt or Malai ( Milk cream), ½ tablespoon honey, and ½ tablespoon of Rosewater. Mix all these ingredients well so there are no lumps.
This mask will make your skin softer, it will remove all dead skin, blackheads and dirt from your skin and make it glowing.
Method for applying:
Firstly wash your face with cold running water and pat dry it with a clean and soft towel, now start applying this mask on your face covering all corners of your face and neck, leave the area near your eyes and let it dry for 15-20 min and then sprinkle some water over your face and start massaging your face for 1-2 mins this will help to bring out all dirt and blackheads from your skin after that wash your face with cold water.
Either white or brown, sugar has been a good ingredient for your skin. It not only works for scrubbing but it also helps to remove tanning from your skin, it make skin color lighter and it has natural moisturizing properties. For making this mask you need only 3 ingredients from your kitchen. 2 tablespoons of sugar ( If you have a sensitive skin take powdered sugar) to this add ½ tablespoon olive oil or coconut oil and ½ tablespoon of honey. Mix everything well. This mask will work as a scrub and cleanser both.
Method for applying:
After washing your face with water apply a thick layer of sugar and start rubbing your face gently for 1-2 mins and then leave it for 15-20 mins, after that wash your face with cold water. This mask is a little messing so apply it either in bathroom or washbasin. This mask will make your skin glowing, smooth and fresh.
We all love chocolates right? But what if I say your skin also loves chocolate. So enjoy a good large bar of chocolate while applying this yummy and effective mask which not only cleans your skin but also hydrates it purifies it and smoothen your skin. Cocoa also fights aging increase your blood flow and protect your skin with pollution and UV light. For making this mask you will need 2 tablespoon cocoa powder, ½ tablespoon honey, 1 tablespoon of milk cream ( malai ) or milk If you have oily skin you can add rose water instead of milk and cream. Mix all these ingredients well so there are no lumps.
Method of applying
Clean and Steam your face before applying this pack. Apply a thick layer of this paste and let it dry for 20-30 min, after that wash it of with cold water. You will notice a clean, fresh and smooth skin. It will also make your skin glow
Wheat flour ( Atta) pack
This wonderful ingredient is not only good for our body but it also makes our skin look good. This simple flour is easily available in our kitchen and we daily eat it in form of bread, chapatti, and so on. Now let’s enjoy it on our face for making this mask you will need 2 tablespoon wheat flour ( atta), 1 tablespoon milk, a ½ tablespoon honey and ½ tablespoon rose water ( you can add more milk if the mix is too tight, we need it like a paste). This mask will observe all excess oil from your face, help in fading all dark spots and make your skin glowing and
Method of applying
Clean your face with water and apply this mask on your face keep it for 20-30 mins. Let it dry and wash it off with cold water. This mask will clean your skin, lighten your color, help in removing dark spots and excessive oil and make it glowing.
- It is very important to test these mask before applying to your face so that you will get to know if it suits you or not. Therefore always test it in a small area and if any irritation happens immediately wash it off and check with your doctor and don’t try again. Usually, these things never happen as this mask is from natural ingredients, but it is important to take precautions.
- If you have acne problem apply ice on your entire face it will help to reduce swelling, redness and also make them go away. So after applying mask rub ice cubes for those acne.
- It is very important to moisturize your skin, so always use a good cream it can your regular moisturizer and apply it on your skin after every wash.
- Hydrating your skin and body is very important, it is a natural way of keeping all those problems away either related to skin or body. So don’t forget to drink a lot and a lot of water. It will purify your skin from inside and help you achieve your goal skin. It is a free and long-term solution so drink water!.