Be it a kitty party at home or a wedding that you have to attend, the first thing that you wish for is a glowing skin that makes you get noticed. We, women, pay a lot of attention towards our home and family that we often neglect our health and especially skin care. We hardly find any time to look at the plight of our skin that is getting damaged and dull due to stress and lack of care.
It is agreed that we can’t really pull out a lot of time to go to spas or parlors to get some skin treatment and professional care. If such services can be provided at home, then it can be considered as a blessing.
It is natural that every woman would want to have a fresh and glowing skin that is ready for every occasion. So here are few face packs that can be prepared at home very easily and quickly.
Turmeric Face Pack
Turmeric is considered to be very effective in healing wounds and infections as well. It is also used as an ingredient in many herbal skin products due to its medicinal values. It has the power to heal damaged skin and give a golden glow to skin when applied regularly.
The ingredients of the Turmeric face pack are:
Turmeric, lemon juice, milk, and gram flour.
To prepare the face pack, take two tablespoons of milk in a bowl. Add half tablespoon of lemon juice, half tablespoon of turmeric and two tablespoons of gram flour in the milk and mix it well to make a thick paste. Apply the paste on your face and leave it for 15 minutes until it dries completely.
Rinse it off with cold water and pat your skin dry with a soft cotton cloth.
Orange peel face pack
Oranges that are rich in Vitamin C are also very good for the skin. Dry the orange peels under the hot sun for a day or two and make a powder of the dried peels.
Take one tablespoon of the orange peel powder and add a teaspoon of milk or thick yogurt to make a fine paste. Apply the paste like a mask. Avoid the eye area on your face.
Leave the mask for 15 minutes until it dries.
Wash it off with cool water and clean your face with a soft cotton cloth.
Regular use of this face pack gives glowing smooth skin.
Papaya Face pack
This is one of the most preferred homemade face packs. Papaya is said to have bleaching property which helps remove tan and give glowing skin when used regularly. The papaya face pack does not necessarily need any other ingredients along with papaya. You can simply apply the ripe side of the papaya directly on your face. You can add a teaspoon of sugar in it to make a scrub and rub it on your face to remove dead skin. Leave the pack on your face till it dries and then wash it off with cool water.
This simple and easy-to-use face pack gives you glowing and healthy skin.
Yogurt and oatmeal Face Pack
Yogurt is often used in face pack due to its ability to moisturize the skin. When combined with ingredients like gram flour or oats, it acts as a wonderful face pack and cleanser that helps remove dead skin and blackheads.
To prepare the yogurt oatmeal face pack, you will need the following ingredients.
Thick yogurt, oatmeal, and tomato.
Take one tablespoon of yogurt in one bowl and add half tablespoon tomato juice and one tablespoon oatmeal to it. Mix it well to make a thick paste. Apply this pack on your face and neck and rub it smoothly on your skin.
Tomato helps remove tan and oatmeal makes it act like a scrub and helps remove dead skin on your face and gives you a clear and glowing skin.
Apart from these face packs, there are also few ingredients which you can apply directly on your face and get a glowing skin. Aloe vera is one such ingredient. Aloe vera is known to cure any skin problems and give smooth and acne free skin. Application of fresh aloe vera gel on a regular basis is proved to give great results.
Rose water is another easily available ingredient and applying it on your face with the help of cotton relaxes your skin and gives it a natural glow.
Applying lemon juice on tanned skin helps reduce the darkness and brightens the skin. This should be done regularly to see good results.
Skin care is very important to have a healthy and glowing skin that boosts your confidence. It is often considered laborious, time taking and expensive and hence a lot of women neglect it. But with home remedies and ingredients available in your kitchen, skin care has now become easy and affordable. We hope these tips help you get a healthy and glowing skin.