Beauty is something that you inherit from your lineage. There are a lot of ways in which a person tries to restore his or her everlasting charm. It is nothing wrong in maintaining the beauty. Beautiful skin is ageless.In addition to it,beauty can be maintained by following many age old methods. If you really want to take care of the beauty of your face, you need to stop indulging yourself in chemical products. We should all be very thankful to some of our granny’s purane nushke for it. There are a lot of advantages of choosing natural remedies over chemical procedures. They are easily available as well as cost effective than chemical products. So, here are some of the easiest homemade face packs for different type of skin.
10 homemade face packs for all type of skin
1. Coriander leaves and turmeric powder face pack for blackheads
Face pack of coriander leaves and turmeric powder makes a great solution for excessive blackheads on your face especially on the nose. The pack helps in shrinking large pores. Coriander acts as a caustic to clean dirt, blocking the pores of your skin. Turmeric helps in pulling out excess oil from your skin pores. Blend coriander leaves with two teaspoons of turmeric powder to make a fine paste. Apply this paste on your face and keep it overnight. Wash it off the next morning with cold water.Follow this routine at least twice a week to get rid of blackheads easily.
2. Papaya and sandalwood powder face mask for instant glow
Papaya, which contains papain, can outdo the performance of even the best of brands when it comes to glowing skin. Papain structures its way through skin pores and offers the benefits of deep exfoliation. Sandalwood also works to remove dead skin from the epidermis and brightens up your complexion. This brings your fresh and glowing skin to the surface. Mash the papaya. Add sandalwood powder and aloe vera gel to it. Mix well.Add a few drops of rose water and mix everything to get a homogeneous mixture. Apply this on your face and let it dry for about 20 minutes.Wash your face clean with tap water. Apply this face mask 2-3 times a week.
3. Carrot mask for wrinkles prevention
Carrots are very effective for skin care. Carrots are a rich source of beta carotene, vitamins C and K all of which are really beneficial for healthy skin. It makes the perfect natural face pack for oily skin by soaking excess sebum. The natural antibacterial properties of honey prevent acne and pimples. In addition to it also closes the open pores, moisturizes skin to make it soft and supple and gives a boost to the complexion.
Carrot masks can help us to prevent wrinkles and balance out the oily skin surface. It also smoothens your skin by providing a sufficient amount of Vitamin A. You need to take 1 or 2 fresh carrots and 1/2 tablespoon honey. Grind the carrot extract mix with 1 tbsp honey and apply it to the face. Let the pack dry for 15 minutes on your face, later you can wash it with cold water for amazing results.
4. Banana facial mask for dry skin
If you have dry skin you need to always wash your face with lukewarm water; do not wash with hot or cold water. While making face packs do not add water as an ingredient rather you can add rosewater instead of water. Do not use soap to clean the mask. Mash 1/2 banana and add 1 tablespoon honey and 2 tablespoons sour cream. Apply on your face and let it set for about 10 minutes. Gently wipe off with a damp wash cloth or wash it off with lukewarm water.
5. Curd and gram flour face pack for dry skin
The curd and besan face pack makes for an amazing way to nourish dry skin and remove dead cells. Besan acts as a cleansing agent for the skin and curd has a moisturizing effect. All you need to do is to mix two tablespoons of besan, one tablespoon of curd, one teaspoon of honey and a dash of turmeric to make a smooth paste. Apply evenly on you face and leave it for about five minutes and wash it off with cold water. Try repeating this procedure regularly.
6. Oil free milk and lemon mask for oily skin
Oily skin does need some moisture, but it needs to be oil-free. Milk combined with few drops of lemon makes a mask that is ideal for people with oily skin. It acts as a natural cleanser. Lemon reduces the oiliness while milk gives the skin a soft and glowing touch of moisture.
7. Tomatoes for oily skin
Tomato face masks are very effective at dissolving extra oil while shrinking the size of large-looking pores. A tomato has natural astringent properties which make it perfect for this. Mash a red tomato and apply on face for 15 minutes. You can apply this homemade face mask three times a week. It will make your skin healthy, toned, and flawless by reducing the appearance of blemishes and acne scars.
8. Fenugreek (methi) face pack to cool the skin
Fenugreek or methi s known for its cooling properties and to cure inflammation and discomfort caused by pimples. The antiseptic and antibiotic properties of methi seeds heal skin infections too keeping your skin hydrated and clean. Soak two to three teaspoons of methi seeds overnight and grind them into a paste. Rub the paste on your face and allow it to dry before washing it off. You can store this face pack in the refrigerator for about a week. You can even apply soaked methi water using a cotton ball and wash it off after 15 minutes.
9. Cabbage and Turmeric anti-tan face pack
Cabbage and turmeric have a lot of benefits. It has a lot of phytochemicals and antioxidants and they both can combat the harmful effects of free radicals that cause several skin conditions such as blackheads, acne and pimples. Vitamin C protects your skin from damage. Cabbage juice can also improve the texture and tone of skin. Potassium gives your skin fair complexion. Vitamin A and E makes your skin supple, soft and bright.
- Cut your raw cabbage into four pieces. You just need one portion to prepare this face pack.
- Now grate this portion into very small pieces.
- Squeeze the lemon and collect a couple of drops into a small container.
- Add the honey.
- Now add the binding agent to this container.
- Mix well to prepare your paste.
- Apply the pack on your neck and face and keep it for 20-25 minutes.
- Rinse off with some cold water.
- Apply moisturizer
10. Anti-acne Oatmeal, honey and onion mask
Grate a small onion and get the paste sort of juice out of it about 4 tsp and on the other hand boil up some one cup of non sweet and non-flavored, plain oatmeal. When it’s cooked thoroughly, strain out the water and keep it to cool. In a grinder, mix up this cooked oat meal adding to it the onion paste with its juice to a fine paste. Now add one teaspoon honey to it and mix it well. Apply on the skin for about 20-30 minutes and rinse off with plain water. It is very beneficial to remove acne and pimple marks.
These face packs are super-easy to make with most ingredients readily available right there in your pantry. So, put your free time to a good use and make some homemade face packs for instant glow today.