In this series, I will show you DIY articles, which you can make easily at home instead of going to a beauty salon or a spa. An article of cucumber mask you may concern to here. Today I’d like to write a matter of general concern, that is a DIY instruction of All-natural peel off face mask.
Why should you opt DIY all-natural peel off face mask?
There are many benefits of making an all-natural peel off face mask. Apart from giving your skin firmness and radiance, DIY face masks are also highly effective in getting rid of comedones and cleansing your skin without damaging or affecting your skin negatively unlike most commercial face masks. In addition, they help in blood circulation.
When you opt to use a natural face mask, you are relieved from worrying about expiry dates and skin compatibility, a common problem when using readymade face masks. And when you throw in the fact that it saves you money, you have enough reasons to make a great face mask at home. But always keep in mind: Be patient, because these methods will take a long time for expected result
Peel off face mask – 7 DIY you should try out
1. Honey and milk cleansing peel off face mask
i. 1 tablespoon honey
ii. 1/2 tablespoon lemon juice
iii. 1/2 tablespoon milk
Honey is a natural nourishing compound. It helps the skin in retaining moisture making it soft and supple. Milk is a great moisturizer that nourishes the skin making it soft while lemon is packed with vitamin C and is a natural cleanser. It is also great for toning your skin.
i. Mix honey, milk and lemon juice in a bowl.
ii. Pour the mixture into a shallow pan and place over medium heat until it is thick but consistent.
iii. Allow the mixture to cool down but do not let it get cold.
iv. Using a makeup brush, apply on your face generously and especially over areas that have blemishes or acne spots.
v. Allow the mixture to penetrate the skin for a while (about 15 minutes) and rinse off thoroughly.
Perform this ritual twice a week and your face will start glowing.
2. Apple cider vinegar and clay powder peel off face mask
i. 1 tablespoon apple cider vinegar
ii. 1 tablespoon clay powder
Apple cider vinegar is packed with Alpha Hydroxyl Acids (AHAs). These are compounds that cleanse the skin and get rid of dirt and stain.
Clay powder is natural skin cleanser that assists in getting rid of grime, dirt, and blackheads from the skin. Clay powder is also great for shrinking large pores and making the skin soft and clear.
i. Mix the apple cider vinegar and clay powder into a paste.
ii. Using a makeup brush, apply the mixture on the face and allow it to dry.
iii. Wash off the mask with cool water.
Repeat this process twice a week to get a glowing skin.
3. Pineapple and honey peel off face mask
i. ¼ cup of pineapple juice
ii. 1 tablespoon of honey
iii. 2 tablespoons of gelatine powder
i. To make this peel off face mask, mix the pineapple juice and honey thoroughly.
ii. Place the mixture on a low flame and add the gelatine powder. Stir until the powder dissolves.
iii. Once the powder dissolves, stop heating and let the mixture cool for several minutes.
iv. Use a makeup brush to apply the mixture on your face and leave it on for not less than 5 minutes.
v. After several minutes, apply another layer and let the mask dry.
vi. Peel off the mask and wash your face with cold water
4. Lemon and egg peel off face mask
This is one of the most effective DIY peel off face mask made using natural ingredients. What makes it so effective? The presence of egg white, a great natural toner that assists in reducing open pores and getting rid of stains as well as blackheads from the face. Other than that, egg white is also ideal for boosting skin elasticity and improving skin tone.
i. 1 tablespoon lemon juice
ii. 1 egg white
i. Blend the egg white and fresh lemon juice in a bowl.
ii. Using a brush, apply the mixture on your face.
iii. After applying the first coat, press a tissue paper over the mask and apply a second coat of the mixture on the tissue.
iv. Let it dry for about 10 minutes and gently peel off the tissue paper. You will notice comedones stuck to the inside of the tissue paper.
v. Wash your face with cool water.
5. Yogurt and oatmeal peel off face mask
i. 2 tablespoons yogurt
ii. 3 tablespoons oatmeal
iii. 1 tablespoon lemon juice
Yogurt contains lactic acid which is ideal for removing skin cells and shrinking pores. It has anti-ageing capabilities that are great for even skin tone and combating signs of aging.
Oatmeal contains anti-bacterial properties that fight germs and microbes in the skin. It soaks up excess sebum and can help clean your pores.
i. Grind the oatmeal into a powder and pour it into a bowl.
ii. Add lemon juice and fresh yogurt and mix until the paste attains consistent thickness.
iii. Apply the mask on your face generously and leave to dry.
iv. Wash off with warm water and rinse with cool water.
For best results, repeat this ritual twice a week.
6. Orange peel off face mask
i. 4 tablespoons gelatin powder
ii. 4 tablespoons orange juice
Orange juice is packed with vitamin C making it an ideal skin cleanser. It removes blemishes, protects the skin from premature aging and combats damage caused by the sun.
i. Mix gelatin powder and orange juice in a bowl and heat it in a shallow pan over medium heat for several minutes. Keep stirring until the powder dissolves.
ii. Using a brush, apply the mixture on your face and allow to dry.
iii. Peel off the face mask and wash your face with cold water.
For perfect results, perform the ritual 3 times a week
7. Aloe Vera and green tea bag peel off face mask
i. 1 tablespoon Aloe Vera
ii. 1 green tea bag
iii. 3 tablespoons gelatin powder
i. Soak the green tea bag in a ¼ cup of boiling water
ii. Add gelatin powder and Aloe Vera
iii. Stir thoroughly and allow to cool down
iv. Using a makeup brush, apply the mixture on your face and allow it to dry.
v. Peel off the mask and rinse the face with cool water.
The above natural DIY peel off face mask are among the best you can use to retain skin elasticity and improve its texture. What makes each of the above face masks handy is that you can find all the ingredients in your kitchen or backyard. And when you finally identify the ideal peel off face mask for your skin, your trips to the salon in search of a spot-free skin will be over and you will finally achieve the glowing smooth skin you have always desired.