Recipe For Face Mask
Are you tired of spending so much money on beauty creams and pimple ointments with no results? If this is the case, you no longer have to worry as there are so many natural solutions you can find in your own kitchen.
You can make your own recipe for face mask using ingredients like bananas, honey, oil, papaya, milk and strawberry. They all contain vitamins, minerals and enzymes that help give you supple, smooth and younger looking skin.
With the help of natural recipe for face mask, you can now say goodbye to these 5 common skin care problems:
Blackheads are common acne symptoms which generally occur because of clogged hair follicles to produce dark spots on your skin. To treat this condition, use an oatmeal mask of egg whites, parsley, oatmeal and essential oil as part of your regular facial cleansing and moisturizing ritual.
Boil half cup of water and add the dried parsley to it. Place it off the gas, and let the parsley steep in the water. Strain this mixture and add some coarse oatmeal, essential oils and egg whites to it.
Another recipe to remove blackheads involves baking soda, and effectively reduces frequent blackhead attacks. Just mix baking soda with water to form a paste and apply to your face. If done regularly, you soon find your blackheads disappearing.
2. Oily Skin
In case of oily skin, just apply a face mask twice a week to effectively clear out your pores, remove any skin impurities and also prevent future breakouts. The recipe for face mask that neutralizes your oily skin is called the Breakfast Mask. Mix a tablespoon of honey and olive oil with an egg yolk and half cup of oatmeal to form a paste and leave it on your face for 20 minutes to see the difference.
3. Dry Skin
Dry skin is usually a result of constant sun exposure. This face mask effectively minimizes sun exposure and nourishes your skin. The main ingredient is avocado, which is rich in vitamins B and E and is also a strong moisturizer. Just peel and mash one avocado, add 4 drops of almond oil to it and leave the mask on your face for half an hour.
4. Uneven Skin Patches
In case you suffer from sun spots and uneven pigmentation, a honey and papaya face mask helps lighten your skin. Mash half a cup of ripe papaya and blend it with 2 tablespoons of honey to make a paste. Leave this mask on your face for about 20 minutes.
5. Dead Skin Cells
Pineapple is the main ingredient in this exfoliating face mask as it has an enzyme that removes dead cells and helps purge the pores of impurities. Just blend 4 large pineapple pieces with 3 tablespoons of vitamin E rich extra virgin olive oil (required to restore your skin’s youthful glow) in a blender, and leave the smooth paste on your face for 15 minutes.
Like any other skin care regime, don’t expect results overnight. You have to use these recipes for face masks regularly in your daily skin care routine to get good results. Clubbed with a good diet, exercise and lots of rest you will be able to take good care of your skin and look beautiful both internally and externally.
Jenny is a professional beautician. She studied at Aveda Institutes in Ft. Lauderdale, FL. She is always ready to share her knowledge of skin care products and beauty tips.