Radiant and luminous skin is possible with the right skin care, but for this, many of us resort to the purchase of extremely expensive face masks available on the market. While it is absolutely right to invest in skin care products from time to time, opting for homemade solutions will rejuvenate your skin (even without chemicals) and will not even put a large dent in your wallet.
The best part of a homemade facial mask is that you know exactly what's going on. A good homemade mask will pamper the skin, reduce pores and help get rid of acne and fine lines. But make sure your skin is completely clean before applying any mask. Also, do a patch test before applying any new facial mask to test for any allergies or skin irritations.
Here are some simple homemade masks that will leave your skin fresh and bright in no time.
Oily skin no more
Oily skin is one of the most frustrating and problematic skin types: you wash your face in the morning and after two hours do not look like a ball to put on weight, this homemade mask is perfect for people with oily skin. need to include 2 tablespoons of baking soda and 1 tablespoon of fresh lemon juice. Mix baking soda and lemon juice in a bowl.The baking soda will start to boil, which is normal.Apply the face pack, avoiding the area of the eyes and rub the mask with slow and circular movements around the oily T zone, rinse with cold water after 15 minutes and apply a light moisturizer.
For luminous skin
If an opaque and lackluster complexion is your biggest bear, try this super easy DIY facial mask that will give your skin a healthy and natural glow. All you need is 1 tablespoon of cocoa powder, 1/4 of papaya and a bit of Aloe Vera gel. Just mix all three ingredients in a bowl and mix well. Apply this mask on your face – it has the ability to lighten the complexion and increase blood circulation. Leave on for 10 minutes and then rinse off, dried with fabric.
Uneven skin tones
Do you want to get rid of the imperfections? So this is the mask for you. It is particularly indicated for those with hyper pigmentation and sunspots. What you need: take 2 tablespoons of honey and half a cup of papaya puree and combine the two ingredients together. Gently apply the mixture on the face and leave for about 15-20 minutes. Wash it and do not forget to moisturize.
Admit it or not but in reality there is no way to close your pores. However, there are clever ways to reduce them to a minimum and that's why you have to do. Beat the white of 1 egg, then mix 1 tablespoon of honey and squeeze half a lemon into the mixture. Apply it generously all over the face and let the mask dry completely. Your skin will feel taut while the mask starts to dry out. Rinse the mask with warm (not hot) water. Finish the process by gently rubbing an ice cube on the skin.
Acne is one of the most common problems that women face. This DIY mask contains turmeric which is known for its strong antibacterial and anti-inflammatory properties. To make this mask, add 1 teaspoon of turmeric powder, 2 teaspoons of rice flour with 3 tablespoons of white yogurt. Mix well to form a smooth paste and apply it on the face, especially on areas prone to acne. Leave for 15-20 minutes. Once dry, moisten your face and gently rub the mask for about a minute. Wash it with cold water and dry your face with a soft towel.