Want a glowing and lusterless skin, why don’t you try a facial mask out of fruits? It cleanses deep, stimulates and also extracts impurities from the pores, leaving you with a radiant complexion. If you’re hardworking with time to spare or afraid to use those Chemical based facial masks, you can create a simple mask from the stuff in your kitchen.Here are a few fruity facial masks you can try out.
1. Avocado Banana Mask
1 overripe banana, mashed (proteins)
1 overripe avocado, mashed (fatty acids)
2 tbs. plain yogurt (not low-fat) (antibacterial)
1 tbs. olive oil
Preparation and use:
Combine ingredients. Leave on 20 to 30 minutes. Rinse with warm water.
2. Skin-Firming Citrus Mask
2 tsp. orange juice
1/2 tsp. honey (soothing)
1 tsp. grated orange rind (anti bacterial)
1 tsp. white clay (available at health-food stores: absorbs dirt and oil; Egg whites can be substituted if clay is not available.)
Preparation and Use:
Combine ingredients and apply to face. Leave on until mask dries. Rinse with warm water.
3. Mask for Acne Prone Skin – Apple Zinger Facial Mask
1 medium size apple, grated fine
5 tbs. honey
Preparation and Use:
Mix the grated apple and honey well. Smooth over skin and let sit for 10 minutes. Rinse with cold water.This is good for Oily or Acne prone skin.
4. Oats and Honey Facial Cream for Glowing skin
Get a piece of bowl to mix oats and honey together. Sprinkle more Oats enough to thicken the texture of the honey. Add yogurt and ground almonds and continue to stir until creamy. Gently apply it to the face and wait for 5 minutes. Wash face with lukewarm water. This is good in maintaining the radiance of healthy glowing skin.
5. Cucumber Facial Extract
Extract juice from the cucumber by using a juicer. Get a small amount of juice and mix with milk enough to clean your face. Dub a little amount of the mix using a clean cotton balls and gently wipe your face. Then wash your face with lukewarm water.This recipe will clean stubborn dirt from your face.
6. Facial Mask For dry skin
Extract the lemon juice in a piece of container. Then add honey and vegetable oil. Apply on the face and leave this mask for about 10 minutes and wash face with lukewarm water.
7. Facial Mask For Radiance Glow
In a container mix a slice of pumpkin with egg yolk and milk. Mix thoroughly until it appears creamy. Apply to face and set the mask on your face for about 30 minutes. Wash face with lukewarm water.
8. Facial Paste to Remove Skin Blemishes And Dead skin
1/2 tsp. milk powder
1/4 tsp. egg white
1/2 tsp. lemon juice
Make a creamy paste by mixing 1/2 tsp. of milk powder with 1/4 tsp. egg white and 1/2 tsp. of lemon juice. Mix the ingredients thoroughly and apply on the face and neck liberally. Be careful not to apply this on broken skin or damaged skin. Leave for 20 minutes and wash with lukewarm water, pat dry.