Looking beautiful and having a glowing face is everyone’s desire. But using artificial chemicals to achieve that is something risky and not-recommended by us. Nature has solution to all your skin problems. Why to purchase all that market products that gives fake promises of making your skin flawless and beautiful when you can have your own home-made all natural face packs.
Apart from these natural face packs, what is important to keep your skin and face glowing and beautiful is your choice of food and how you take care of your skin. Poor diet, unhealthy or unhygienic food, wrong way of cleaning your face and excessive exposure to sun and pollution can harm your skin from outside as well as inside. The harsh sun-rays and high amount of pollutants in air can make your skin dull and acne prone.
There are many beauty products like facial products, cream, gel and lotions etc that promises to give instant effect but it is better to stay away from such chemical products that are using artificial things to supply glow to your face which is not good for skin at later stages. They show severe negative effects in long runs.
There are many good acne packs and face packs that can keep your face clean and skin smooth and shiny.
Some of these face-packs are given below which can be used for any skin type like oily skin, dry skin, normal skin.
Few things to remember (simple guidelines) before you apply these face-masks or face packs.
- Apply the face mask after cleaning your face with proper face-wash.
- Dry your skin first and then apply face-packs.
- Do not apply these face-masks near or around eyes and lips part.
- If you have oily skin or dry skin, remove the mask in less than 15 minutes.
- Do not go outside in sun or pollution at least for next 3 hours after face-packs.
There are different types of face-packs that you can use.
Fruit face-packs and face masks, safer to use and have no negative effect on skin. Some fruits and vegetables have high potential to heal your skin and recover your skin from any damage like sun burn.
Tomato has many positive effects on skin due to vitamin A and C found in this red juicy vegetable. It has antioxidant properties as well that helps keep you young and gives you glowing skin. It is used for mainly oily skin to extract unwanted oil from your face and give your skin a refreshing clean look. It also helps in fighting pimples due to its acidic properties. It helps fighting cellular damage caused by free radicals and oxidative stress.
Dry lemon peel powder acts as an amazing facial scrub for perfect skin exfoliation.
Make your Tomato face Mask
1/2 spoon of dried lemon peel powder
2 to 3 drops of lemon juice
Make tomato paste and mix it with lemon peel powder or you can simply add lemon juice ( few drops ) in it. Now apply that mixture to your face gently and keep it like that for 10 minutes. If you feel any burning sensation due to lemon added please reduce the drops of lemon in the next procedure. Now wash your face properly with lukewarm water.
Remember not to rub your face skin very hardly with towel. Gently tap your face dry with clean cloth of cotton. Avoid exposure to sun for next 2 hours.
You can also use carrot mask as a good rejuvenating face pack. It makes the correct face-pack for oily skin. If used with honey it can help in fighting pimples as well. Carrot masks help us prevent wrinkles on face.
1 or 2 fresh grinded carrot extract.
1/2 tablespoon honey
Mix the carrot extract with honey and apply that on face. Let the pack dry for 10-15 minutes. Now wash it with cold water for best results.
If your facing huge problems due to oily skin, then you should really try this face-mask for best results. This is the best natural remedies for oily skin and pimple free skin. Mint leaves have many great properties that help your skin maintain its freshness and glow. The pudina or mint leaves are loaded with menthol which have anti-bacterial properties that help to remove the excess oil from skin and clear the pores of skin thus controlling sebum production. It helps reducing the itchy effect from skin and helps reduce the infected skin and reducing the scars.
Method for Pudina face Mask
Some handful of Pudina leaves
1 Tablespoon of rose water
Convert the pudina leaves into powder form and mix rose water in it. Convert the mixture into paste and apply it on your face. Keep this face pack for some time (1/2 hour) and then wash it with cold water to get surprising best results.
Avocado has many natural benefits. Apart from being a great fruit to eat, it is really useful as a hair conditioner when used with banana as hair mask. It is great for skin as well. You can find the name of avocado in many beauty products and treatments and this is because the properties of avocado is very well known. They are rich in antioxidants that rejuvenate the skin from inside and outside.
It is packed with vitamin E that protects the skin from the UVA and UVB rays of the sun.
The combination of egg and avocado makes great face-mask. Egg white are good source of protein which are good for hair and skin. This face mask is very effective for dry skin types and skin tan.
Method for Avocado face Mask
1/4 cup avocado extract mixed with water.
1 egg white
1 tablespoon of honey
Apply the mixture paste of above ingredients on face and leave it to dry for 15 minutes. Wash it with cold water and get best results.
The Cooling Mask:
Face mask to help reduce skin burn, cooling mask. It is made using milk, sandalwood powder and fenugreek. It is best natural face-pack that can help you keep your face glowing and reduce scars as well. It helps in sun-burn, suntan which is caused due to excessive exposure to sun. Sandalwood is a known pleasing aroma Ayurvedic ingredient used in many face-packs and beauty & skin products.
Method for cooling mask
1 Spoon of Milk powder
1/2 Spoon of Oatmeal
1/2 Spoon of wheat germ
1 Spoon of sandal powder
1 Spoon of barley powder
1/2 Spoon of Fenugreek powder
First step is to soak oatmeal for about 10 minutes in water. Mix the other ingredients in the soaked oatmeal and then apply the mixture on face.
Now wash your face with lukewarm water after 15-20 minutes.
Olive Oil Mask:
Everyone Knows Olive is really good for skin and body. It is the natural recipe for keeping your skin healthy. It helps in keeping skin young and wrinkle free, preventing the aging appearance. It also helps to remove blackheads.
Required Ingredients for Olive Oil Mask
1 Spoon of Olive oil
1/2 Spoon of lemon juice
Mix the ingredients and apply to face, clean it with water after 15 minutes. This mask helps us to have a glowing skin.
These are 5 best face-packs that you can use at home and experience the natural glowing effect in few days. The best part is it retains the glow for longer period and does not have any side-effects.
Try out these once and if you feel any of the face-pack is causing any itching or burning sensation, discontinue it. Burning and itching sensation can be there due to lemon or honey used but that is very natural and is easily tackled by washing your face with cold water.
Apart from these face-packs, what is important is your diet and food plans. Do not eat heavy food at night and avoid oily food if your skin is oily. Also try and have more water in your day to day routine. 7 to 8 glasses of water will help in keeping your skin hydrated.
Include juices in your daily healthy chart. Juices like tomato juice, grapes juice, and orange juice are really beneficial for your skin.
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