Orange Peel Face Mask For Tight, Glowing Skin

Do you know orange peel has way more vitamin C than the orange itself? It is not only rich in vitamin C, but in fact is full of antioxidants. They together help tighten and tone up the skin and provide it a healthy glow. It has many more other benefits to offer to your skin. For example, the citric acid in the orange peel can exfoliate and help brighten up your skin.

Orange Peel For Skin
Using orange peels to make face masks is one of the best ways to ensure glowing, younger looking skin. Learn here how you can make them.

Orange Peel Powder For Face And Skin

Orange peel gives best results when used in its sun-dried powder form. So, we will be using sun-dried, powdered orange peels for making all of the facemasks given in this article.

How To Make Orange Peel Powder?

First you need to wash the orange peels in filtered or distilled water. Then spread the peels on a tray and place them in an area, which receives sufficient sunshine. Allow orange peels to dry out completely in the sun for a couple of days. Now crush the peels into a powder form using a blender. You can store this in an airtight container for the next 6 months and use it to make fresh face packs. Whenever you want to use a face pack, combine it with other base ingredients for a fresh, younger looking, clear skin.

How To Use Orange Peel For Face And Skin?

I am sharing with you some homemade orange peel facemask recipes using orange peel powder & different ingredients for face remedies for all skin types.

Orange Peel And Oatmeal Mask To Fight Acne

Orange peel is chockfull of vitamin C. Thus it can safeguard your skin from free radical damage, wards off acne and promotes a healthy acne-free, glowing skin. The oatmeal helps in deep cleansing your skin pores and gets rid of any dirt, grime and oil from the surface of the skin.

You will need:

(i) Orange peel powder: 2 teaspoon

(ii) Oatmeal: 1 teaspoon

(iii) Baking soda: 1 teaspoon


(i) Mix the orange peel powder, oatmeal and baking soda.

(ii) Put in the mixture some water and stir well. Adjust the amount of water until you have a thick paste.

(iii) While massaging, apply a thick coat of the paste on your face using your fingers in a circular motion.

(iv) Allow the pack to sit for about 20 minutes and then rinse it off with cold water.

Apply the pack 2-3 times a week to keep the acne at bay.

Read here for DIY face masks for blackheads

Orange Peel And Milk Face Mask To Beat Dry Skin

Orange peel contains potassium that helps hydrate the withered, dehydrated skin. This pack helps also to lock in moisture in the skin. Milk draws out the excess oils from the clogged pores and hydrates and nourishes the skin.

You will need:

(i) Orange peel powder: 2 teaspoon

(ii) Milk: 1 teaspoon

(iii) Coconut oil: 1 teaspoon


Mix well the ingredients in a small glass bowl until you get a uniform mixture. Apply the mixture on your face and let it dry out. After 15 minutes or so rinse it off. Use this pack 2 times a week to ward off the skin dryness and give a wonderful glow to your skin.

Read here for best homemade masks for dry skin

Orange Peel And Sandalwood Mask To Avert Wrinkles

 Orange peel is effective in lessening oxidative stress in skin cells, which consequently helps in keeping a youthful glow on your skin.

This amazing facemask helps to fend off signs of ageing like pimples and fine lines. The calcium sandalwood promotes renewal of the worn out skin cells and avert DNA damage.

You will need:

(i) Orange peel powder: 2 teaspoon

(ii) Sandalwood powder: 1 teaspoon

(iii) Rose water: small amount


Mix the ingredients so as to make paste of desired uniform consistency. Apply it on your face, neck and chest. Allow it to sit for about and half an hour. Rinse it off with water and pat dry using a soft cloth. Use this pack 2 times twice a week to provide a youthful glow to your skin.

Read here for: How to prevent wrinkles

Orange Peel And Honey Mask To Diminish Blemishes

Orange peel contains natural bleaching properties that help lighten blemishes. Honey contains potent antiseptic, antibacterial and hydrating properties that can moisturize and nourish your skin.

You will need:

(i) Orange peel powder: 2 teaspoon

(ii) Honey: Organic, 1 teaspoon

(iii) Yogurt/Curd: 1 teaspoon, plain

Method: Combine the ingredients well. Apply a tick coat of the pack on your face after cleaning your face with water. Allow it to sit for about 15 minutes and then rinse it off with cool water. Pat dry using a soft towel. If you feel your face is dry, apply a little bit of coconut oil or olive oil. Use this mask 2 times a week and your skin blemishes will begin to disappear.

 Orange Peel And Fuller’s Earth / Multani Mitti Face Pack For Removing Tan

The orange peel and multani mitti or fuller’s earth pack help getting rid of tan. Moreover, it provides an even tone skin complexion. While orange peel will lighten the skin, the fuller’s earth will soothe the irritated skin.

You will need:

(i) Orange peel powder: 1 tablespoon

(ii) Multani Mitti: 1 tablespoon

(iii) Milk: 2 teaspoon


Mix the ingredients to make a fine paste. Apply this on your face and allow it to sit for 30 minutes, and then wash it off with cold water. Apply this pack every alternate day to help you remove the tan.

Orange Peel Powder and Lime – Face Pack For Getting Rid Of Tan

This will not only remove tan, but brighten your skin also. This is also good for oily acne prone skin.

You will need:

(i) Orange peel powder: 2 tablespoon

(ii) Fuller’s earth: 1 tablespoon

(iii) Sandalwood Powder: 1 tablespoon

(iv) Lemon / Lime juice: Few drops, freshly squeezed

Method: Mix well all the ingredients to make a smooth paste of uniform consistency. Apply on the face and let the pack sit for about 30 minutes. Rinse off the pack to get fresh and bright skin. If you are suffering from fresh acne then you add a little more of lemon / lime juice and orange peel powder.

Orange Peel and Yogurt Face Mask To Rejuvenate Your Skin

You will need:

(i) Orange peel powder: 1 tablespoon

(ii) Yogurt/Curd: 2 tablespoon, plain

Method: Mix well the two ingredients to make a pack of desired consistency. Apply on face and let it sit there for about 20 minutes. Wash it off with cold water. This pack helps rejuvenate your skin and will make your skin look clear, fresh, and toned up tightened.

Orange Peel Powder, Walnut Powder And Sandalwood Exfoliating Face Mask

This pack while gently exfoliating your skin will not only brighten but provide an instant glow to your skin as well.

You will need:

(i) Orange peel powder: 1 tablespoon

(ii) Sandalwood powder: 1 tablespoon

(iii) Walnut powder: 1 tablespoon

(iv) Rosewater: 2 tablespoon

(v) Lemon juice: 2-3 drops, fresh

Method: Mix all the ingredients to make a paste. Leave the pack on the face for about 15 minutes and rinse off to get bright skin, which will also give an instant glow to your skin.

Orange Peel, Fuller’s Earth And Rose Water Face Mask For Oily Skin

This face mask will deep cleanse your skin and pull out both black heads and white heads.

You will need:

(i) Orange peel powder: 1 tablespoon

(ii) Multani Mitti (Fuller’s Earth): 1 tablespoon

(iii) Rose water: As much as needed

Method: Mix all the ingredients together to make a smooth paste.  Apply on the face and neck and let it sit until it gets semi dry. Rinse the mask off.

Read here: Best homemade masks for oily skin

So, you know now using an orange peel face mask has multiple advantages that work for different skin types. No matter what you need it for, orange peel powder is definitely a blessing.

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