The skin is exposed to pollutants like dust air, smoke, sun, and hence, loses its lustre in the everyday chaos. Acne, pimples, age spots wrinkles, dull skin are problems of the skin that are a result of age, hormones or environment. We should keep replenishing our skin with natural nutrients so that it gets back its original glaze and shine. Toning the skin with good astringents and toners and massaging the face with essential oil can bring the color back to the face and masks help in retaining the lost glow and charm of the skin. Simple home remedies using fruits, vegetables, and day to day kitchen items can be used to make rejuvenating masks that heal and repair the skin.
Here Are 7 DIY Skin Rejuvenating And Repairing Face Masks
1. Camphor Oatmeal Mask
This pack tightens and tones the skin and repairs it by lightening the blemishes and controlling the acne formation. Camphor has a cooling effect on the skin and acts as a toner and skin tonic.
1/2 tsp oatmeal
1/2 tsp camphor crystals
1 tsp orange flower water
Mix all the items and apply this mask of the face and leave for 20 minutes.Wash off after drying.
2. Onion Honey Mask
This pack works well for wrinkles and blemishes and helps the skin in retaining its luster and controls age spots.
1 onion, a few drops honey, 1 tsp fuller’s earth
Mash and sieve an onion to get a fine paste. Add some drops of honey and the fullers earth. Mix all the items well and apply on the face. Let it dry and then wash the face and pat dry.
3. Garlic And Egg Mask
Garlic controls the onset of skin infections and irritations and honey tones and moisturizes the skin. This pack controls aging and helps in achieving a spotless and glowing skin.
1 tsp kaolin
1 tsp honey
1 tsp carrot juice
1 clove garlic
Beat the white of an egg and mix in kaolin, honey, and carrot juice and a clove of mashed garlic. Mix together the ingredients and apply on the face and leave for 15 minutes. Rinse and dry.
4. Kelp Face Mask
1 tbsp kelp
1 tbsp curd
Mix together the kelp and the curd and apply on the face daily to get a clean and clear , glowing skin.
5. Plum Face Mask
This is a hydrating face mask with the goodness of plums that can ease the symptoms of acne and control their recurrence. It is a great repairing face mask for dull, and acne prone skin.
1 tsp almond oil
Boil 6 plums and mash its flesh well and mix a tsp of almond oil. Apply on the face and leave for drying. Wash the face and pat dry.
6. Almond Honey Mask
This mask makes the skin feel the soft glowing texture of the skin that feels rejuvenated and glowing.
2 tsp ground almonds
1 tsp rosewater
1/2 tsp honey
Take the almonds,rosewater and honey. Mix well and apply on the face, leave to dry. Now wash the face with rose water.
7. Apple Face Mask
This is a skin restoration mask that is usually suitable for all skin types. The ACV helps in maintaining the pH balance of the skin.
1/2 apple peeled and sliced
1 tbsp honey
1 egg yolk
1 tbsp apple cider vinegar
3 tbsp oil
Blend these together in a blender and make a fine paste. Apply on the face and let it dry. Wash and moisturise the face. This mask acts as a complete nutritional package for the skin and helps in adding back life to a lifeless, acne prone, spotty skin.