The most complex skin is your face. When you discover a product that works, it may only work for a while. The skin may become sensitive to the product. Even natural skin care products. What you have to do is to make your own naturally but highly efficient facial masks using ingredients that you can find in your own kitchen.
Enough of all that costly branded facial masks made of artificial ingredients that may cause damage on your skin. The very concept of making a homemade facial mask seems uncommon. The terms messy, annoying, or inconvenient may come to mind. But as long as you know which ingredients to use and are able to go by simple guidelines, then doing or creating your own homemade face mask is simple as can be.
I have included some great homemade face mask recipes for you to try:
• Chocolate Mask – This decadent mask, ideal for normal skin, will leave your face smooth, soft, and silky. The cream and honey adds moisture to the skin, removes dead skin cells.
3 tablespoons heavy cream
2 teaspoons cottage cheese diy face mask for redness
3 teaspoons oatmeal powder
1/3 cup of cocoa
1/4 cup of honey
Mix all ingredients together apply onto face. Leave it for 10 minutes, then rinse with warm water.
• Bumblebee Face Mask
1 egg yolk
1 tablespoon dried milk
I teaspoon honey
Mix honey with egg yolk and then stir in the dried milk. Mix into a paste and apply. Remove after 20 minutes with cool water.
• No Monkey Business Face Mask
1 tablespoon honey
2 tablespoon sour cream
Smash the banana and add the honey. Apply to face and leave on 15 to 20 minutes. Gently wipe off with a damp cotton cloth.
• Farmer’s Wife Secret Face Mask
1/8 teaspoon cornstarch
2 chilled egg whites
Beat the egg whites until they form peaks. Then gradually add the cornstarch. Apply the blend instantly on your face, relax for 20 minutes. Wash face with cool water.
• Glorious Green Face Mask
1/2 cup of oatmeal
1/3 cup of honey
1 smashed avocado
Mix smashed avocado with the honey, then constantly add oatmeal. Apply onto face and leave it for 15 to 20 minutes. Rinse off with cool water.
• Pumpkin mask for Dry and Wrinkled Skin
1/4 cup of pumpkin
2 tablespoons of celery
Cook the pumpkin and the celery for 10 to 15 minutes at the efficient amount of milk. Mash the ingredients and apply on face for 2 minutes.
These days, since we are not sure about the substances presented in most skin care products, it is better to make your own face mask, facial scrub or soap.