Howdy Sunshine, Ingredients for homemade face packs are quick-to-make plus Ingredients are easily accessible from the kitchen.
Flawless skin makes us proud and fills us up with confidence when others compliment you on your glowing skin.
We go to beauty salons, spend loads of money in order to get that glow. Although homemade face packs are cheaper and have no side effects. will not need to spend a single penny on an expensive face pack or on a salon.
The skin goes through several challenges in the form of sun tanning, blemishes, pimples, acne, pigmentation, wrinkles, and fine lines.
Enjoy your 10 minutes of “Me Time” while sipping a cup of coffee or tea, and a homemade face pack.
We have listed some uber-cool ingredients for face packs and face-masks for you in this article. Read on.
6 NATURAL INGREDIENTS FOR HOMEMADE FACE PACKS
Ingredients For Homemade Face Packs –
Tomato pulp & whole tomatoes are rich in vitamin C and work great on oily skin due to it’s cooling and astringent properties. Tomatoes also contain Vitamin A which is required for healthy skin.
Salicylic acid in tomatoes helps acne-prone skin to absorb oil and unclog pores. Tomatoes are not only great for oily skin but also helps to remove skin tanning on any skin type. This ingredient can be mixed up with besan, honey, oats sandalwood powder for homemade face packs.
Honey is such an ingredient that works for all skin types. It has moisturizing properties that make your skin smooth and supple. Honey helps in many concerns like treating acne, dry skin, reduce fine lines and wrinkles. Honey also works great to fades scars and dark spots.
Honey has powerful anti-inflammation properties that reduce acne swelling and redness and works best on acne-prone skin. It is a humectant that attracts moisture from the air and hydrates your dry and flaky skin. Honey can be used with coffee, turmeric powder, lemon juice, coconut oil, and aloe vera gel.
We all love coffee in the morning to drive the day with energy but wait the coffee has beauty benefits too. The main ingredient in coffee is caffeine. Caffeine is popularly known to reduce cellulite because of it is stimulant properties. Using Coffee scrubs also helps to break fat cells which accumulate to form cellulite.
Caffeine in coffee is also known for firming and skin toning by reducing retention and cellulite.
Ground coffee with coconut oil works best as scrub and lip scrub. Brew some coffee and pour it into an iced cubes tray. Freeze it then wrap an ice cube in a hanky and dab it on your face. Instant coffee or coffee ground with yogurt, honey, or a mix of coconut oil and coffee powder works best as a face pack and face scrub.
Yogurt provides fatty acids, beneficial bacteria, vitamins, and minerals that can make skin smooth and softer. Yogurt is rich in an alpha-hydroxy acid (AHA) called ‘lactic Acid‘, which makes it a great natural ingredient for exfoliation. It can help you get rid of the layers of dead cells gently from the surface of your skin, revealing a fresh, smooth layer of cells underneath.
Yogurt works best as a face pack with other ingredients like gram flour, oats, cinnamon powder, and rice flour. Yogurt is indicated to help even out skin tone, perhaps with the help of naturally occurring probiotics, according to 2015 research.
Yogurt is a rich source of proteins, calcium, magnesium, vitamin B-12 hence topical application of yogurt can enrich your skin. Yogurt and main ingredient which lightens the skin tone and gives moisture to glow.
Lemon juice or lemon peel can help clear up acne, reduce scarring, lighten dark spots and lead to glowing skin due to its antifungal properties, including the ability to kill off Candida fungus strains on the skin as per 2014 study.
Lemon juice may be too harsh on your skin therefore it is recommended that you dilute it with other ingredients like gram flour, turmeric, oats, and rice flour to avoid any skin allergies or redness. Lemons are rich in vitamin C that will provide collagen into the skin.
Lemon Juice is naturally filled with fruity acid which will help to remove dark skin cells and also naturally bleaches darken and uncolored skin areas.
Gram (Besan) Flour
The zinc in gram flour can fight infections that cause acne. Combine equal parts of gram flour and turmeric. To this, add a teaspoon of lemon juice and raw honey. Mix in a bowl. Apply this mask to your damp and makeup-free face and neck and leave it on for 10 minutes. Rinse with warm water. Your skin might have a slight orange tint until your next wash.
Gram flour paste can help to remove the tanning with the help of honey and lemon. It also works to exfoliate the skin with oats and coconut milk. Besan is the best ingredient to remove oily ness from the skin and also removes facial hairs.
Furthermore, Gram flour is known to be an effective skin cleanser and also efficient in skin tightening, It is also considered to be a good source fr reducing dark circles.
Let us know which ingredients are your go-to for homemade face packs.