Well, summer is at its all time punishing peak. Along with sweat and dehydrated body, summers bring in a lot of skin problems also. Your skin tends to get tanned most often and sometimes results in itching and irritation.
Natural Facial packs are great for your skin as they not only enhances the circulation of blood but also soothes your skin in summers. Other than glowing skin, these packs serve other purposes like the reduction in acne marks, spots on your face, tightens your skin etc.
These 15 home made face masks are safe and can be tried by everyone as per the skin types.
1. LEMON Face Pack
Sick of oily, greasy looking skin in summers ?? Lemon can tighten the skin and make you feel fresh at the same time. You should try with this lemon pack home remedie.
Mix one tablespoon lemon juice, one tablespoon honey and one egg white and stir well. Apply it on your face for 20 minutes and rinse with normal water. You will observe a more glowing skin than normal.
2. MINT Face Pack
Grind some mint leaves and add little turmeric powder in it. Make a paste with lukewarm water. Apply it on your face and wash it off in 15 minutes. Do this twice a week and observe a fresh healthy skin.
3. LEMON AND STRAWBERRY
Strawberries can really turn a tired skin into a healthier one. The fruit contains salicylic acid which can help the skin retain freshness.
Mash 5-6 strawberries and add some yogurt, honey, & lemon juice. Apply it to your face and wash off when it dries completely.
Cucumber helps to soothe your skin and keep it hydrated that feels healthier than before. Peel off a cucumber, grind it well and add some sugar to it. Make sure to mix both the ingredients well. Now apply it on your face and neck. Keep the mask for 10-15 minutes. The water base will help the mask get dry fast. You can prepare the mask one time and store the same in the refrigerator.
5. MILK & HONEY
All you need for this natural cooler is milk and honey.
Mix 4tbspn of milk, 1 tbsp honey, and 2 tbsp lemon juice together. Apply the mixture and leave it for 15 mins. Wash it off with cold water. Pat dry.
Apply this twice a week and see the difference as your skin becomes more glowing and hydrated.
AloeVera has great soothing properties but this mask can irritate sensitive skin. You should test it on your arm before applying it on your face. Make a paste with a pinch of turmeric, aloe vera juice and few drops of rose water.
Mix it well. Apply the paste on the face and neck evenly for about 20 minutes. Then wash if off with Luke warm or cold water and pat dry with a clean towel to get glowing skin.
Pumpkin is a rich source of vitamin A, C, E, antioxidants, alpha and beta carotene, the retinoic acid which is an exfoliant. The fruit helps in removing dead cells and is a great skin lightening agent.
Take fresh pumpkin pulp and add one whole egg. Blend them well and add almond milk, apple cider vinegar, and honey. Mix the ingredients to get a fine paste. Apply the mask, leave if for 15 to 20 minutes and then rinse off with cool water and follow up with moisturizer.
Tanning is a common problem that everyone of us faces during summers. Curd can be used to nullify the summers effect and can help in removal of skin tannig.
For another face pack for soothing your skin, all you need is well soaked and grounded almonds and watermelon juice. You need to beat and blend the hung curds. When blending, you can add watermelon juice and the grounded almonds to form the thick and creamy paste. Apply the mixture well on all parts of the face evenly. Let the mixture get dry and wash off with cold water.
Whether the problem is with your hair or your skin, egg proves to be beneficial for both.
Add 1 egg white with one tbsp of lemon juice and apply to your face. Keep it for 15-20 minutes and wash it with lukewarm water. This egg mask will give you a tight, smooth and oil free skin. It provides a feeling of freshness to your skin.
10. SOYA- BEAN PACK
Soya beans are rich in isoflavone and applying this pack will soothe down the skin and the process of aging of the skin.
Take 50 grams soya-bean and soak it in water, overnight. Grind it well next morning into as paste after removing the shells. Mix un-boiled milk and almond oil in the paste and apply. Wash off with lukewarm/cold water and pat dry.
Sandalwood has great soothing properties and it also gets rid of blemishes and tan. Apply this cool pack on your face once every week. Apply the pack and leave it overnight. Wash in the morning with lukewarm water.
As good it tastes, the better it is for your skin. It helps in removing blemishes and acts a toner for your skin.
Mix 2 tablespoon cucumber juice, 2 tablespoon watermelon juice, 1 teaspoon yogurt and 1 teaspoon milk. Apply the mask on all parts of face and neck. Wait for 20 mins till it dries off completely. Wash off with cold water.
Mango in summers is a delight as it protects your skin from sun damage.
Mix some mango pulp, 1 teaspoon sandalwood powder, 1 teaspoon yogurt and some turmeric powder. Apply it to your face and neck. Leave it for 15 mins and wash it with lukewarm water. Be ready to observe a freshened skin.
Oats skin soothing properties were known from 2000 BC and it helps to get relieve from dryness and inflammation. This pack can be used by the person who suffer dry skin during summer.
Mix some cucumber juice, a spoon of yogurt with a cup of oatmeal to form a paste. Apply the paste on your face, leave it for 20-25 min and wast it with lukewarm water.
Kiwi fruit is a great source of vitamin E, and few oxidants that can help you achieve great skin by fighting against the formation of free radicals.
Prepare a mixture of half Kiwi and half avocado and add some honey to it. Apply the paste for 15-20 min and was it with fresh water.
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Do you know some Home Made Face Masks to get a glowing and health skin ?