Spending time at a local spa or a ridiculously expensive salon is not necessary anymore. The simple and basic ingredients that we have lying at home can potentially give you a spa experience in the comfort of your home.
If you’ve been looking for the perfect recipe for a homemade facial mask all this time, then we are happy to tell you that your search is at an end.
Simply follow the given recipes below give yourself a good homemade pampering this year!
Who Needs a Banana Facial Mask?
Botox is now a thing of the 17th century! With the advent of the versatile banana, Botox can be tidily wrapped up in a cloth and put inside some forgotten drawer forever! Bananas can be used as a natural homemade facial mask to hydrate your skin and leave it feeling considerably softer.
Just mash a super ripe banana and to form a smooth paste and gently apply it on your face and neck. You can even add honey and yogurt to it to combat acne.
The Wonders of Oatmeal Facial Masks
Oatmeal is a wonderful facial that is a quick fix. Are you late for a date and your face looks dull and lifeless?
Well, Don’t worry, because the oatmeal facial has got you covered. Simply combine lukewarm water with an oatmeal till it is settled and then add honey, egg whites, and some yogurt to it. Mix it to form a smooth paste and gently apply it on your face and neck.
After that, rinse well with warm water. The effect would be a glowing, supple skin that will leave you feeling and looking refreshed.
Want to Try Mustard Facial Masks?
Mustard is not just a delicious condiment to enjoy with your burger and fries but also a lifesaver for a quick homemade facial. Mild yellow mustard makes for a very soothing facial and stimulates the skin and helps get rid of all the dead skin cells.
It leaves behind a glowing and clean skin. However, try the facial out on a small area of your hand first to make sure it won’t irritate your skin.
Did you know lemon is as good on the face as in a salad?
Everyone knows that Lemon is an amazing lightening agent. But did you know that it also contains properties that help in moisturizing and exfoliating the skin? You can just mix some lemon juice, almond oil and olive oil and apply that on your 15 minutes before you hit the bed at night.
Then rinse it thoroughly with warm water and pat dry. Your skin will not only look two shades lighter, but have a soft, hydrated and glowing look to it. It really makes makeup redundant, doesn’t it?
Eggs are not just meant for a healthy breakfast.
If you are in the mood of a little self-pampering, grab an egg from the fridge! This recipe is suitable for people with both dry and oily skin. If you have a dry skin that needs thorough moisturizing, beat an egg yolk and apply it on your face.
However, if your skin is oily, beat an Egg White and add a bit of honey or lemon to it. Apply the mixture on your face and leave it for at least 30 minutes. After you rinse it with warm water, you’ll see a new you!
A little bit of pampering never hurt anyone and with these easy to make recipes of homemade masks, you do not have to burn a hole in your pocket with all those expensive facials in spas anymore! How cool is that?