It seems like every day there’s a new peel-off mask, sheet mask, or a face mask hitting the market. But when it comes to masking, nothing beats a DIY concoction.
“You know exactly what ingredients you’re putting on your face,” says Dhaval Bhanusali, MD, a dermatologist practicing in New York City. “And you can cater the mask to the exact needs of your skin at that moment.” Another bonus: DIY face mask are cost effective. “You can utilize things around the house to keep costs low—many retail masks tend to be pricey,” says Dr. Bhanusali.
Good thing there are plenty of skin-loving ingredients to be found in your kitchen. Read on for recipes you can DIY at home.
1. Mango Avocado Face Mask
Using avocados, mangoes and olive oil are very good for the skin.You can secure your skin by using this face mask. Avocado and mango are best for sensitive skin while olive oil can give nourishment and hydration to your skin. It also makes the skin very supple and soft.
3 tablespoon Honey
2 mangoes (Mashed)
3 tablespoon olive oil
3 tablespoon Avocado
Get these ingredients and put these four ingredients in a bowl to make the mixture. Continue to mix the items until it becomes a uniform mixture. Apply this mixture on your skin. After 20 to 30 minutes wash your face with water.
2. Lemon Face Mask For Blackhead
Your skin looks very bad having blackheads. For the teenagers, it is one of the major cause of concern. If you want to clean your skin from the blackheads don’t worry it is not a difficult task just use the lemon face mask for it. It would be hugely beneficial in this regard.
2 tablespoon sugar
Get juice from the lemons and mix 1 tablespoon of sugar in it. Mix it well. Apply it on your face by softly massage the spots where blackheads are founds. Allow it to dry for 10 to 12 minutes then wash it out with water.
3. Strawberry Face Mask
Strawberry face mask is really good for your skin. It is a natural cleanser. You can rescue your skin by using this face mask. It tightens your skin pores and reducing your dead skin cells which is very helpful for having brightened skin.
1/2 Cup of strawberries (mashed)
4 tablespoon Yogurt
2 tablespoon rice powder
Make the Mixture of these ingredients in a bowl. After getting the mixture just apply it on your skin for about 20 to 30 minutes and wash it out with water.
4. Banana Honey Face Mask
This face mask containing banana, honey, and lemon.Three of these elements are good for skin problems. Honey is an antibacterial agent which prevents the growth of bacteria on your skin.
2 Lemon (for juice)
2 tablespoon Honey
Get a bowl put the banana and honey in it. After mixing, banana and honey add few drops of lemon juice and again mix it well. Apply this mixture on your skin. After 15 to 20 minutes wash it out with water