Whether skin is dull, dry, wrinkled, or dotted with blemishes, it looks unattractive. The condition can become downright embarrassing, causing people to rush to the store for a solution. Before they buy expensive commercial treatments, they should consider making natural face masks at home.
Using homemade masks not only saves money but also allows you to treat your skin with pure and wholesome ingredients. A face mask consists of a base made from ingredients such as yogurt, pureed rice, oatmeal, ground nuts, mashed avocado or pumpkin, papaya, or apples.
If a recipe calls for honey, you can make the honey runny by placing the honey in a glass bowl sitting in another bowl of hot water or heating the honey in the microwave. When olive or coconut oil is on the ingredient list, the extra virgin type should be used because it provides the most skin benefits.
You can take these ingredients and in four easy steps create your natural face mask:
1. Step one Use a clean glass or ceramic container with clean hands.
2. Step 2 Mash or puree your mask ingredients together in a cool place.
3. Step 3 Leave for a few minutes for the enzymes, acids and other ingredients to blend.
4. Step 4. Apply and leave on for ten to 30 minutes.
Do not leave on tropical fruit masks for more than ten minutes (also applies to some essential oils) as they are ver powerful. Wash off and follow with moisturizer. To find the appropriate recipe for a natural face mask, consider the skin problem. Different skin conditions call for different ingredients. For example:
- Acne can be effectively treated by the following ingredients, among others: apple, aloe vera, cucumber, eucalyptus, milk, yogurt, vitamin A, pomegranate, and orange.
- Dry skin can be exfoliated by acids contained in: honey, apple, orange, kiwi fruit, vinegar, or
- brown sugar or physically removed by the granules in hazelnuts, bananas, and almond or sunflower meal.
- Itchy skin gets relief from: oatmeal, neem oil, chamomile, baking soda, apple cider, and apricot kernel oil.
- Wrinkles become less prominent when evening primrose oil, egg whites, carrot seed, avocado, or figs are included in the face mask recipe.
Simple tips for how to make a natural face mask
Some people use face masks to prevent certain skin problems from developing. You may want to apply a moisturizing mask weekly to prevent dryness.
Cooking a medium-sized carrot (which is high in vitamin A), mashing it, and combining it with two tablespoons of cream cheese makes a moisturizing mask that is applied for ten to 20 minutes and rinsed off with lukewarm water. Other people use masks to treat several skin conditions at once.
By gently mixing one egg white, one tablespoon of organic honey, and three tablespoons of red wine, they create a mask that cleanses and exfoliates skin while moisturizing, tightening, and combating the signs of aging.
This smooth paste is left on the face for ten to 15 minutes and then washed off with warm water. By learning to make natural face masks like these, anyone can have beautiful skin.
There are many more specific recipes that you can create that cater to your specific skin type and condition.
The beauty of natural face masks, serums and moisturizers is that you can pick the right ingredients with specific benefits for your skin to make the perfect skin routine for you.
Refer to Natural Home Made Skin Care Recipes for exact recipes and an index of specific ingredient benefits or see our remedy wizards for some ideas.
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