Making homemade facial masks is easy. You can make one by using natural ingredients found in your kitchen. Using facial masks is an excellent way to rejuvenate your skin or to maintain its softness and radiance. If you want to save money make one in your home now. Here are some recipes of homemade facial masks for various skin types.
- For homemade facial scrubs, you will need fruits like lemons, apricot, papaya, and strawberries, eggs, honey, heavy cream, and olive oil. For a typical recipe of homemade facial mask, you will use half a piece of lemon. Mix the lemon juice with the egg white. Mix thoroughly and then apply in your face overnight. Rinse with warm water in the morning. However, there are various recipes of masks for various skin types.
- For dry skin. Apricot olive oil mask is good for dry skin. Mash one apricot in a container and a teaspoon of olive oil. Apply it on your face. Rinse with warm water. You should also mix a teaspoon of butter and water thoroughly. Apply it evenly to the dried-out areas and allow it to sit for fifteen to twenty minutes. Rinse with cold water.
- For oily skin. The above-mentioned recipe using lemon and egg is good for oily skin. Also good for oily skin, you will need one teaspoon of yeast and plain yogurt. Make a thin mixture of these two. Afterwards, spread all over the oily areas and allow the mask to sit for fifteen to twenty minutes. Rinse your face with warm water first. Then use cold water to close the skin pores. Strawberry honey cream masks are also useful in keeping your skin from getting oily at times. Using five ripe strawberries mix them with two teaspoons of heavy cream and one teaspoon of honey. Apply to your face and let it sit for twenty to thirty minutes. Rinse with warm water. Also, honey facial mask can help your face from oiliness. First, rinse your face with warm water to open its skin pores and then apply honey and let it sit for thirty minutes. Again rinse with warm water. After that, use cold water to close the pores.
- For exfoliation. Papaya masks help remove the dead skin cells to maintain that radiance that people find very appealing. You will only need a peeled papaya fruit. After removing the seeds, chop the fruit and put it in a blender until it becomes a smooth paste. Put the paste on your face and let it sit for fifteen minutes. Rinse with warm water then pat dry. Finish the process by putting a moisturizer in your face.
Facial masks and packs contain natural ingredients that are found in your home. This makes it easier for you to make your own homemade facial masks for various skin types. You can use it anytime you want whenever you feel your skin stressed for it will only demand you a little amount of time and effort, even if you just came home from work.