Every person desires radiant and glowing skin. Getting a professional treatment every week at salon isn’t only expensive, but also exposes skin to harmful chemicals. It’s no wonder face mask have grown in popularity over the years. Mask can hydrate skin, remove excess oils and help improve the appearance of pores which makes our skin look younger, healthier and glowing.
Here are some homemade face packs which imparts and instant clean and smooth look with an amazing glow. It is also safe to use once or twice a week on a regular basis without any side effects. So, let’s have a look at some of the awesome DIY face packs for glowing skin.
Besan with lemon juice and curd
Besan is well known beauty ingredient which is used in a number of face packs. You can use it directly or mix with other ingredients as per your skin type and concern. So for an instant glow face pack, mix a tablespoon of besan with a curd and few drops of lemon juice. Make a thick paste and apply it on your face. Let is sit for 15-20 minutes and then rinse it off. Lemon cleanses and purifies skin, whereas curd moisturizes and removes tan from the face, making your face look fresh and glowy.
Banana yogurt mask
Bananas not only the ultimate on the go breakfast food, but also happened to have incredible beauty benefits when slathered on your face. It’s rich in vitamin A, B and potassium all of which naturally fight blemishes, even out skin, reduces dark spots. Combine banana with yoghurt and mash it into a paste. Apply and leave it on your face for 10 to 15 minutes and then rinse it off.
Coffee and turmeric face mask
Caffeine is an antioxidant and reduces inflammation, including puffy eyes and helps the skin glow. Add one tablespoon of coffee with one tablespoon powdered turmeric and one tablespoon of Greek yogurt, make a pack and apply it all over your face including under the eyes. Leave it for 20 minutes. Remove with warm, damp towel.
Take 3 tablespoons of oatmeal and add one tablespoon of almond powder. Mix it with plain milk and few drops of rose water. For a better result, add a pinch of turmeric powder. Blend it until it forms a thick paste. Apply this pack on clean skin and let it sit for 15 to 30 minutes and then rinse it off. This mask helps you nourish and calm your skin by removing dead skin, blackheads, extra facial hair and also gives you golden glowing skin.
Orange peel and curd mask
Mix a tablespoon of orange peel powder with 2 teaspoons of curd. Massage this preparation on your face for 5 to 8 minutes. For a better result, add few drops of lemon juice. Wash your face with cold water. Use this mask for pre-party glow.
Papaya mask for glowing skin
Papaya is extremely good for the skin and it is a rich source of vitamin A and C. It also contains an enzyme called papain that fades away dark spots, blemishes and cures skin impurities. Take a fresh papaya pieces, mash it and add a tablespoon of honey. Mix it to form a smooth paste and apply on your face and neck for 15 to 20 minutes. Rinse it off with lukewarm water.
Sandalwood powder with rose water
Sandalwood powder has been used since ages as a beauty ingredient. It helps in removing dead skin cells and give skin beautiful glow. Rose water has got real rose extracts which make cheeks rosy. Mix a tablespoon of sandalwood powder with rosewater make a paste and applied for 15 to 20 minutes on face. Rinse it off of and then be ready to receive compliments for your radiant skin.