That dull, flaky look is the final nail in the coffin for your beauty. Skin is a mirror to your soul, radiance coming to the surface only when you are internally happy. At the same time, all glow is lost when you set up into a pollution-ridden atmosphere. Since you can’t bury yourself in a rabbit hole or live a nocturnal life, here are some incredible DIY masks that can help your skin to rise and shine.
This cinnamon enriched paste will lead you to the ultimate soft skin that glows because it has been cleaned free from its grave of dead skin cells. You will need ½ tsp ground cinnamon, 1 tablespoon chamomile tea, ¼ teaspoon of organic honey, and 2 tablespoons of powdered milk. All you will be have to is to mix the ingredients into an even and smooth paste. Gently massage the paste on wet skin and leave it on for a couple of soothing minutes. Then rinse and dry. Milk is a source of lactic acid that works to exfoliate the skin, cinnamon aims at stimulating the skin, and chamomile works to soften, making the mask effective.
Honey Avocado Mask
This mask work to brighten your complexion and cuts down the inflammation, aiming for full radiance of the poor skin that goes through thick and thin. For the magic mask, you will need ½ an avocado, 1 tablespoon of apple cider vinegar, 1 teaspoon lemon juice, 2 tablespoons of honey, and ¼ cup of oatmeal (uncooked). Mash the avocado and mix all the ingredients together until you make a thick paste. Apply it on your skin and leave it resting for some time. Rinse and repeat weekly or biweekly for a soft, glowing skin. Basically, avocados are rich in antioxidants and good fats, these also work to moisturize the skin, which gives the label of skin superfood to avocados. Other ingredients also have their respective jobs, oatmeal works to exfoliate your skin, and the vinegar along with lemon juice combat inflammation and lighten your skin tone.
Olive Oil and Honey Mask
Honey, baking soda, and olive oil work as home remedies that perform like pros to improve your complexion and moisturize it. Honey and olive oil are great moisturizers that soften and hydrate the skin. Olive oil penetrates the skin to repair your skin, reduce the blemishes, and encourage elasticity. Honey, on the flip side, pours in efforts to tighten the skin pore, protect it from sun damage, prevent wrinkling, and fights off bacteria. Lastly, the baking soda serves an exfoliator and boosts blood circulation. In order to combine together these amazing advantages, you will have to mix together ½ teaspoon of honey, 1 teaspoon of baking soda, 1 teaspoon of olive oil. Mix the former two ingredients in the extra virgin olive oil and make a thick paste. If need be, you can add more of the baking soda. Once the mask is ready, follow the drill on a slightly damp skin and massage the scrub in a circular motion. Leave it on for ten minutes and rinse.
Yogurt and Strawberry Face Mask
Gather together three strawberries, two more extra ones if you feel like popping them in your mouth, 3 tablespoons of plain yogurt, ¼ cup of dry rolled oats, and 2 tablespoons of honey. To begin with, blend the oats to powder in a food processor. Separately, mash the berries in a bowl and mix in honey, the blended oats, and yogurt. Apply this to your face, leave for some time, and rinse off for an instantly radiant skin. The mask works due to its incredible ingredients. The berries in the mix are antioxidant loads that are also packed with vitamin C. In combination with the other ingredients, this hydrating mask gently exfoliates the dry skin and bring it back to life with all the moisturization.