Summers are friends with no one ! They are blazing and glaring and bring along loads of skin and hair problems, We need the right armour to protect us from the Ill effects and ensure the moisture and glow of the skin is retained
One of the best ways is to use organic, home made face packs , Yes I am reinstilling Daadi maa ke nuskhas , and I swear by them , I may have differed in my teenage but swear on them now!
These packs can ensure glowing skin – that too, with absolutely no aid from makeup! Sounds a bit unbelievable, right? Though it sounds far fetched, it is definitely achievable. However, turning this dream into reality comes with a slight catch – it does need some serious hard work from our side.
A recent Society of Dermatology SkinCare Specialists (SDSS) study shows that 88% of women don’t know the right products ‘for their skin. It’s not surprising given the incredible amount of skincare ‘must-haves’ and ‘must-do’ solutions available in the market.
And the worst part? Despite all these new products and trends being available, women remain unsatisfied with their skin. Know why?
Because the only ‘skincare essential’ is knowing what your skin needs and giving it exactly that.
As they say, time and effort will definitely yield results. To know more about how you can achieve glowing skin with simple concoctions that you can brew at home, continue reading……
DIY Homemade Face Masks For Glowing Skin
- Aloe Vera Face Mask
This is my favourite as it suits most skin types and the ingredients are easily available
1 tablespoon aloe vera gel
2 tablespoons milk cream
A pinch of turmeric
Mix all the ingredients to form a paste-like consistency.
Apply this evenly on the face and neck.
Leave it on for 20-30 minutes and then rinse with lukewarm water.
2.Tomato face Mask :
2 teaspoons tomato juice
3 teaspoons buttermilk ( you can use Malai too)
Cut a tomato and squeeze out two teaspoons of fresh tomato juice.
To this, add the buttermilk/malai and mix well.
Apply this mixture carefully all over your face and neck using the cotton ball.
Rinse it off after about 30 minutes.
3.Honey and Milk Face Mask
4 teaspoons milk
2 teaspoons honey
Warm the milk slightly and mix it with the honey.
Apply this mixture on the face with the cotton ball while it is still warm.
Now, let it get soaked into your skin for at least 10 minutes. You can leave it on for about 20 minutes.
Wash off with lukewarm water first and then with cold water.
4 Oatmeal Face Mask
2 teaspoons oatmeal
1 teaspoon honey
2-3 teaspoons milk
Mix the oatmeal and honey with the milk to get a paste.
Apply on the face and leave it on for 20 minutes.
Rinse with water.
5.Banana Face Mask
1 ripe banana
2 teaspoons honey
In a clean mixer grinder or with a hand blender, blend the ripe banana with the honey.
Use this pack on the face for about 15 minutes.
Rinse off with lukewarm water followed by cold water.
Happy Dewy and Glowy Skin !