Your face is always exposed to outside dirt, fumes, and other pollutants from various sources. This is the reason why you should clean your face daily with a safe-to-use solution.
Facial Masks are Perfect as Facial Skin Maintenance
Face mask is a perfect skin care treatment. Less hassle, and can be done in a few minutes.Also, face masks are readily available in the market. But some of these stuff found in shelves may contain ingredients that can harm your sensitive skin.
Sometimes you don’t have the time or means to run to stores or to beauty clinics for a daily facial care routine.
Forget going to expensive skin spa. Don’t buy those unnecessarily pricey ready-to-use face masks. Give your face the right pampering in the comfort of your own home.
All you need to do is to check the kitchen cabinet and drawers for organic ingredients you can use to start making your own face mask. See below DIY mask recipes.
Banana-Orange-Honey Face Mask
1 tablespoon of orange juice
1 tablespoon of honey
½ of a banana
Mash banana in a bowl to form a paste. Mix with orange juice and honey. Apply the mixture to face and leave on for 15 minutes. Then rinse with lukewarm water, followed with a moisturizer.
½ ripe avocado
1 teaspoon plain organic yogurt
1 teaspoon of honey
Mash the avocado, then add yogurt and honey. Mix until it forms a paste. Apply to your face and leave on for 10-15 minutes. Rinse with warm water and moisturize as per usual.
If skin is dry, add virgin olive oil to soften and smoothe skin.
Egg White Mask
1 teaspoon of orange juice
½ teaspoon of turmeric powder
Whisk egg white with orange juice and turmeric. Leave mask on for 15 minutes after facial application, then wash with water once dried.
Mayonnaise Facial Mask
½ cup of mayonnaise
Simply apply the mayonnaise to your face and leave on for 15 to 20 minutes. Rinse the mayo off your face with warm water, rubbing your skin in a circular motion to loosen dead skin cells.
For dry skin and acne, add 2 tablespoons of honey to the mayo.
Raw Honey with Chamomile Face Mask
1 tablespoon of manuka or raw honey
1 cup of chamomile tea, brew 2 tea bags and cooled
1 teaspoon nutritional yeast
In a tiny bowl, stir together honey and yeast. Add just enough chamomile tea to make a thicker paste. Spread a thin layer to your face and let sit for 20 minutes. Rinse off and pat dry. Moisturize after washing.
Milk Face Mask with Honey
2 tablespoons of honey
2 tablespoons of nutmeg
2 teaspoons of powdered milk
Mix all ingredients and slather on your face. Let it sink in for 10 – 15 minutes before rinsing and then follow up with your fave moisturizer.
Chocolate Facial Mask with Oats
½ cup of cocoa powder
3 tablespoons of oats
4 tablespoons of cream
¼ cup of honey
Apply a thin layer of the mask, leave on for 10 minutes and gently rinse it off. Apply a moisturizer afterward.
Yolk and Oats Face Mask
1 tablespoon of honey
1 tablespoon of olive oil
half cup of oatmeal
Combine all ingredients in bowl. Stir well. Apply to your face for 15-20 minutes, then rinse with lukewarm water. Mositurize after.