Free weekends and we often think of scheduling our skin care routine. The problem is: spending too much money at fancy beauty parlors on facials every week is not economical at all. In the end of the month, we look in our wallets, perplexed, thinking about where did all the money really go.
But this is not a problem that cannot be fixed. Moving to organic masks is a good choice when you do not have much time even on weekends and want to speed up tasks a bit.
Here are some of the easiest DIY masks that you can have at your home within minutes and have clear glowing skin in no time.
- MULTANI MITTI: “Fuller’s earth”, as multani mitti is known internationally, is a clay like substance used mostly as a organic beauty product. Multani mitti is rich in minerals and has many benefits when used on the skin as a mask. It is best for oily skin and will help on remove dirt, impurities and toxins from the face. Thr mask not only reduces excess of oil but also regularizes oil production. In addition to that , multani mitti helps fighting acne and pimples, treats sunburns and evens out skin tone.
How to use it: Take a tablespoon of multani mitti and mix it with two tablespoons of rosewater and enough water to make a nice paste. Apply it all over your face and wash it after 30-40 minutes.
2. HERBAL FACEPACK: This face mask consists of soothing organic components like lavender, chamomile, rose petals, licorice, multani mitti and pomegranate. Best for dry skin since the components remove all the oils and impurities and also lock in moisture inside your skin pores. Also, licorice is has anti microbial benefits so it will protect you from any harmful skin infections.
How to use it: Mix adequate amount of water, almond oil and herbal facepack. ( Herbal facepack : 1 tablespooon , almond oil: 1 teaspoon and some water enough to make a good paste.) Apply it all over your face properly and leave it for 20-30 minutes. Rinse it without any face wash or scrubber.
3. ORANGE PEEL MASK: Orange peel masks are specifically beneficial for regeneration of the skin. It helps destroying harmful particles that stop your skin from healing back. Vitamin C helps you give the glowing skin you always wish for. In addition to that, orange peel helps you fight acne and pimples and also diminishes the chances of wrinkles. This mask also helps you to balance your skin tone and makes it neither too oily nor too dry.
How to use: One part yogurt and one part orange peel: mix it well to make a thick paste. Apply it all over your face properly and wash after fifteen minutes. You will instantly observe a smooth glowing skin.
4. HIBISCUS POWDER: It is also used as an affective face mask. Hibiscus powder has multiple benefits if used as a face mask: it as anti aging properties that make the skin firm and soft, removes dead skin cells and prevents from acne and pimples. Also, its anti oxidant properties make the skin look healthy and shiny.
How to use it: Mix hibiscus powder with enough amount of aloe vera and make a sticky paste. Apply it in such a way that it covers all sides of your face. Wash it after 10-20 minutes. You will feel your skin hydrated and glowing right away.