From potato and papaya peels to lemon juice, using home remedies is one of the best and most affordable ways of getting flawless skin.
As you can find most of the ingredients in your kitchen, you can prepare do-it-yourself face masks for healthy skin. We'd suggest you to watch a few tutorials online and take note of the following tips!
Apply raw potato
Raw potato is a great skin brightener. Fine mash the potato and apply on your face as a pack and rinse after a few minutes with lukewarm water. Potato is excellent for treating under eye dark circles as well. Cut thin slices of potato and keep on your eyes for a few minutes. Regular use of this will give you a glowing skin.
Combine honey and cinnamon
People suffering from acne should use a homemade mask made with honey and cinnamon. This mask helps in reducing active acne. Apply fresh Aloe Vera pulp as it is a great moisturiser for acne prone dry skin.
Turmeric can do wonders
Turmeric consists of natural anti-oxidant, antiseptic and skin brightening properties. Applying a paste of turmeric will help remove tan and treat blemishes. Lemon is high in Vitamin C and antioxidants, making it another excellent skin brightener, A paste made with curd as base and mixed with turmeric and lemon is excellent for removing tanning.
Tomato juice is effective
Tomatoes help in shrinking pores. Mix tomato juice with a few drops of lemon and apply on your face. Rinse with lukewarm water. Regular use of this will give you the best results. Tomatoes also help in reducing blackheads. Massage your blackhead prone area with tomato slices to deal with blackheads.
Milk plus honey is magical
Honey and milk can do wonders in bringing out a flawless glow which every woman craves for. Milk helps in preventing acne and moisturizes the skin well. People with sensitive skin can use face washes that contain no chemicals or paraben.
Moisturise skin with tea tree oil
Another important step in the skin care routine is the application of a moisturiser. One should preferably use essential oils like tea tree and jojoba oil, which aid in masking imperfections and improve the texture of the skin.
Tip: Tea tree oil should be used with a carrier oil and should never be applied directly on the face.
Rose water is the basic
Rose essential oil or rose water is one of the best toners out there, which is suitable for all skin types. Store it in a spray bottle and use it twice a day. It would help to soothe and calm the skin, balance ph levels, and help repair the skin's elasticity.
So, these are seven simple tips that can help your skin to rejuvenate and also, protects the skin from becoming dull and pale.
(With IANS Inputs)
For latest Lifestyle updates, check out our Facebook page!