In your busy
lifestyle, your work takes up more time than anything else, in fact your
work leaves you mentally exhausted, physically tired and barely six
hours of sleep, forget time to visit the beauty salon.
Another problem being, beauty salons are overcrowded over the weekends
that you end up waiting for along time awaiting your turn. So how do you
take care of your face in a scenario? The answer is simple, why not
indulge in some face packs at your own convenient time in your personal
space. Trust us, giving yourself a homemade face pack
isn't rocket science.
Using face packs is one of the simple and easy ways to treat your skin
well. Natural homemade face packs are prepared using fresh ingredients
and are devoid of artificial chemicals that could hamper your skin. Try
the following natural homemade face pack to suit your skin type and
purpose: The banana-honey face pack
Prepare a mix of two tablespoons of honey, two teaspoons of glycerin,
one egg white and one small mashed banana. Whisk together all these
ingredients to form a smooth consistency. Apply a little bit of this
mixture all over your face and gently massage you face in circles for
about five minutes. Then generously coat your face with the remaining
mixture. Leave it to rest for about 15 minutes. Wash off with water.
The banana-honey face pack is great way to rejuvenate your facial skin
and give it a supple feel. It also gives a cooling effect which feels
very rewarding especially if you are very tired. The cucumber-oatmeal face pack
Grate one cucumber and mix it with half a cup of curds and oatmeal
each. Mix well and apply some of this pack on your face. Gently scrub
your face with this pack. Add the remaining pack spreading it all over
your face. Leave it to rest for about 10-15 minutes. Wash face with
The cucumber-oatmeal face pack is great for those with
oily skin. The oatmeal here acts as a good scrub to get rid of the dead
skin. The curds help to moisturises your skin without making it oily. The avocado-cream face pack
Mash half an avocado, add about two tablespoons of cream and honey
each. Whisk all these ingredient to a smooth consistency. Apply some of
this mixture on your face and gently massage your face with your fingers
in a circular motion. Spread remaining mixture on the face and leave
aside for 10-15 minutes. Wash off with water.
If you want your
face to have a glowing look, then the avocado-oatmeal face pack is very
beneficial for those with dry skin. Though, avocado is creamy in
texture, adding additional cream acts as a moisturising agent to give
you a radiant glow. The almond-kiwi face pack
Make a paste of a handful of almonds
that have been soaked overnight.
Add this paste to half a cup of besan or gram flour. Add a few
tablespoons of milk and mix to get smooth consistency. Apply some of the
mixture on your face and gently scrub your face. Spread remaining pack
over the face. Place two slices of kiwi over your closed eyelids, leave
aside for 15 minutes. Wash off with water.
To get rid of the
tanned look, the almond-kiwi face pack is the ideal face pack option.
Besan and almond paste in the face pack helps to brighten the skin,