Getting beautiful skin in today’s world is not a difficult task. With so many commercials coming on your tv and computer screen, you can find so many products online and offline, which can instantly make your skin glow and give you a gorgeous look. However, the bad news is that most of these products are made with harmful chemicals which can ultimately damage your skin in the long run. We tend to use most of these skin products unknowingly daily.
Although you can find some companies in the market which claim to produce natural products free from any chemical ingredients, the authenticity and the costs of these products are questionable.
You will be amazed to know that many beauty ingredients are lying in nature which can give you flawless skin naturally without damaging it. These ingredients can be easily combined to make natural face packs.
Some of the useful natural beauty ingredients are rosewater, turmeric, curd, milk, buttermilk, honey, besan, Multani Mitti, lime juice, papaya, apple, aloe vera, olive oil and many more. We have also written tips for keeping your skin health in different seasons like Winter Skin Care Routine For A Healthy Facial Skin and Fours Ways To Have Oil Free And Heal Skin In This Summer.
Here are some details of 7 amazing face packs with these natural ingredients. You can start applying these face packs immediately as these will surely help you to achieve bright, healthy and glowing skin in a short time.
1. Papaya Fruit & Honey Face Pack
Benefits – Papaya is famous for brightening skin tone and act as a natural solution for clearing blemishes and spots on the skin. It also helps to reuse fine lines on the surface. Honey acts as a natural moisturiser for the skin. Both the ingredients together help in tightening, lightening and hydrating your skin. This is suitable for all skin types.
How to use it – You need to take 4 Tablespoons of papaya juice( papaya fruit only) and mix it with 1 Tables spoon of honey. Apply the pack on your face and neck for 15 to 20 minutes. Then wash off with lukewarm water.
2. Aloe Vera & Olive Oil Face Pack
Benefits – Aloe Vera is one of the best natural items which helps in hydrating skin and delaying the ageing process. Olive oil moisturises your skin naturally. This combination pack is highly beneficial for dry skin and mature skin. This pack is not recommended for oily skin.
How to use it – Take half a cup of aloe vera pulp and mix it with one tables spoon of Olive oil(use virgin one if possible). Apply it on face and neck and leave for half an hour. Wash off with warm water.
3. Fuller’s Earth & Lime Face Pack
Benefits – Fuller’s earth or Multani Mitti helps in clearing pimples and blemishes. Lime acts as a natural bleaching agent and brightens the skin tone. This face pack is highly recommended for oily skin as it helps to close the pores and controls pimples. People with dry skin should avoid this pack.
How to use it – Take four tablespoons of fullers earth and mix it with three teaspoons of lime juice and two tablespoons of water. Make a smooth paste and apply it on face and neck. Let it dry for 20 to 30 minutes and then wash off with cold water.
4. Curd & Besan Face Pack
Benefits – Curd acts as a natural moisturising and lightning product. Besan acts as a natural cleanser. This combination makes your face brighter and clearer. This is suitable for all skin types.
How to use it – Mix 2 tablespoons of besan with one tablespoon of water. Make a smooth paste and apply on face and neck. Wash off with lukewarm water after 15-20 minutes.
5. Milk & Rosewater Pack
Benefits – Milk Cream or malai is very good for moisturising your skin and Rosewater makes your skin soft. Rosewater also helps in hydrating and clearing your skin. This combination makes your skin super soft and glowing. This is a very beneficial pack for dry skin. If you have oily skin, then use buttermilk instead of malai.
How tablespoons two tablespoons of a tablespoon with one tablespoon of rose water. Keep on mixing with a spoon or spatula until it becomes a smooth paste. Apply the mixture on your face and neck and leave it for 20 minutes. Rub with warm water for 5 minutes and then wash off.
6. Apple & Lime Face Pack
Benefits – Apple makes your skin appear younger and soft. Lime lightens your skin tone. This anti-ageing agent as an anti-ageing, skin hydrating and hydrating solution for your skin. This face pack is suitable for all skin types.
How to use – Take three tablespoons of apple juice or apple pulp and mix it with one tablespoon of lime juice and one teaspoon of water. Apply the pack on face and neck and leave for 20 minutes. Wash off with cold water.
7. Turmeric & Milk Face Pack
Benefits – Turmeric is a natural bleaching agent which helps in clearing blemishes and spots on the skin. Milk moisturises the skin. To brighten helps to brighten your skin tone. People with oily skin can replace with buttermilk to use it – Mix 3 tablespoons of milk with the two teaspoons an of turmeric powder or one teaspoon of turmeric root paste. Apply the pack on face and neck and leave for 30 minutes. Wash off with lukewarm water.
All these face packs mentioned above can be easily prepared at home and can be easily used two times a week without having to worry about damaging your skin.
However, you should always do some skin test of some of the ingredients before using them in your face pack to find out if your skin is allergic to any of these items used here to prepare the face packs. This is because some ingredients such as lime juice, turmeric, papaya might be uncomfortable for some of you, especially if you have sensitive skin. So take a minimal amount of any of these items and apply on your face for 5 minutes to do the sensitivity test. Make sure to mix water with lime juice before applying on the front.
The best things about these face packs are they are cost-effective and readily available in your kitchen or refrigerator. So next time you plan to buy any expensive beauty treatment for your face, start using one of these face packs and see the result yourself. You may also love to read the Hair And Makeup Hacks Every Girl Should Know To Avoid Bad Days.