Too much worries, intense heat, lack of sleep and restless lifestyle; all these together can wreck our skin and make our face look dull and weary. And then, we mindlessly spend lots of money and countless hours on visiting SPA for getting that radiant, flawless skin.
And in spite of spending hefty amount of money and lot of time in SPAs, you may not see much improvement. At times, it may even cause serious skin issues because of the presence of chemicals in the beauty products that are used in SPAs and beauty salons. These products may for short term provide you desirable results, but are generally unsafe for your skin in longer run.
But, don’t worry – we are going to share with you here, 4 top diy easy facemask recipes to treat your skin in summer season at home, which will not only resolve your summer season skin woes – but also make your skin look flawless, soft and supple that you always wanted to have.
Get Bright And Radiant Skin
Tomato and coconut milk facemask brightens your face skin as well as provides beautiful glow on your face.
Tomato contains certain compounds, which can brighten your skin and reduce tan as well. Bonus point is, tomato juice helps tighten pores and makes your skin look healthy with a visible glow on your face.
Coconut milk hydrates and nourishes your skin. Moreover, coconut milk has certain properties that lighten dark spots.
You will need:
(i) Tomato juice: 1 tablespoon, fresh
(ii) Coconut milk: 1 tablespoon, plain without any additives
Here is a simple recipe to make coconut milk at home
(i) Mix the two ingredients well in a bowl
(ii) Wash your face with cold water and massage the mixture gently onto your face and neck for 1-2 minutes, using your clean fingers.
(iii) Allow the mask to air dry, rinse it off with cold water and pat dry your with a soft clean towel.
Get Youthful Skin
And if you dream of having younger looking skin, this mask is for you! You can find countless beauty products in market, which claim to provide your skin with a flawless, wrinkles free texture. But, most of them hardly work up! Try this easy diy face mask, without burning holes in your pocket.
Papaya gently sloughs off dead skin cells and safeguards your skin from premature signs of ageing such as fine lines and wrinkles.
Lemon juice lightens your skin, giving your skin a clearer and brighter texture.
You will need:
(i) Papaya pulp: 1/4 cup, fresh & fully ripe
(ii) Lemon juice: 1 tablespoon, freshly squeezed
(i) Take 1/4 cup of a fresh peeled papaya. Mash it to get lumps free pulp and add 1 tablespoon of freshly squeezed lemon juice to it. Mix the two ingredients together well to make spreadable paste.
(ii) Apply the mask onto your face and neck, leaving it on there for about 30 minutes and then cleanse it off either using a wet, soft wash-cloth or rinsing the mask off with cold water.
Control Oily Skin
This face mask is ideal for those who have oily skin. Excessive secretion of oil can clog pores, which can cause acne breakout, black heads and even white heads. Dealing with oily skin can become a serious issue with many of us.
But, good news for you is that this summer facemask can resolve your oily skin woes.
Turmeric is high in antioxidants and helps slough off dead skin cells, provides a healthy glow, treats acne and delay wrinkles formation.
Honey keeps your skin hydrated, cleanses skin pores, gets rid of excess oil and helps prevent acne breakout.
You will need:
(i) Honey: 2 teaspoon, organic
(ii) Turmeric powder: 1 teaspoon
(i) Mix the two ingredients together thoroughly.
(ii) Apply the mixture on your face, leaving it on for about 15 minutes.
(iii) Wash your face with cold water. Use this mask 3 times in a week.
To Control Acne
A common problem in summer season is acne and pimple breakouts. It happens because of heat, sweating and accumulation of excess oil, dust that stick on to the skin. All this lead to clogging of skin pores and formation of pimples. To avoid all this you must keep your skin clean & hydrated in summers.
Lemon juice contains a mild astringent that helps remove excess sebum from skin and ease skin redness. Plus, it works as an antiseptic agent to help reduce bacteria.
Cinnamon has anti-inflammatory and anti-microbial properties, which help avert bacterial infection.
You will need:
(i) Lemon juice: 2 teaspoon, freshly squeezed
(ii) Cinnamon powder: 1/2 teaspoon
(i) Mix well the two ingredients.
(ii) Wash your face, let it air dry and then apply the mask.
(iii) Apply the mask on to your face and neck. Leave it on for about 5-10 minutes, and then rinse it off with cold water. Use this mask everyday for better results.
Try these easy diy face mask recipes that use just two natural ingredients to resolve the summer season skin problems.
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