Enough of that stress, of those bad habits, of that anxiety, as all these show up on your face. Give your skin a little pampering. Don’t worry; it won’t be too costly. Just take a good look inside your ref, take out some stuff, prep your kitchen utensils, whip up some mixtures, and you’re good to go! Don’t worry about how to do it either. Here are recipes for homemade skin care treatments. It will be fun. If you are looking for some background knowledge on why you should have home made masks, read our natural skin article. Enjoy!
Cucumber Lotion Best as skin whitener, cucumber lotion is applied on the face and neck. Let it stand for 15 minutes and rinse off with warm water.
- 1 tablespoon of cucumber juice
- 1 tablespoon of milk
- a few drops of rose water
Crush one piece of peeled cucumber to get a tablespoon of juice. Then, mix the cucumber juice with 1 tablespoon of milk. Add a few drops of rosewater. Mix until the ingredients blend together.
Tomato Lotion Tomato lotion will tighten big pores. Gently massage on the face, then wash off after 15 minutes.
- a few drops of lime juice
- 1 tablespoon of tomato juice
Procedure: Crush one tomato to extract 1 tablespoon of juice. Add a few drops of lime juice. Mix the ingredients well.
Cabbage Mask Cabbage will prevent wrinkles and make your skin supple and fresh-looking. Pat over the face and neck. After 15 minutes, remove with wet cotton wool.
- cabbage leaves
- 1 teaspoon honey
- ¼ teaspoon yeast
Extract cabbage juice by grinding the leaves. Then, add the cabbage juice to the mixture of 1 teaspoon honey and dissolved ¼ teaspoon of yeast. Mix the ingredients well.
Peach Mask Works to tighten pores, peach mask should be gently applied on the face. After 30 minutes, rinse off with cool water.
- 1 ripe peach
- 1 egg white
The peach must be first peeled and pitted. Then, drop it into a blender with the egg white. Process the ingredients until smooth.
Honey Facial Honey facial refreshes the face and leaves it radiant-looking. Best to leave on the face for 15 minutes before rinsing off.
- 1 tablespoon honey
- 1 teaspoon olive oil
- 1 egg yoke
Procedure: Beat the egg yolk, then add olive oil. As soon as the two ingredients blend well,- pour the honey. Stir the ingredients thoroughly.
Lime Juice Facial This mixture works well in preventing pimples. Best to apply every night, lime juice facial leaves the skin young and beautiful. It can also work to soften hands and feet.
- one lime
- a glass of whole milk
- 1 teaspoon of glycerin
Boil the milk, then add lime extract and 1 teaspoon of glycerin. Mix the ingredients well. Leave the mixture for 30 minutes, then apply on the face.
Apple Tonic: Works for oily skin, apple tonic must be patted over the face and neck. Let it sit for 20 minutes, and rinse off with warm water.
- 1 tablespoon apple juice
- ¼ teaspoon lime juice
Chop an apple and grind to extract 1 tablespoon of juice. Then, mix the apple juice with ¼ teaspoon of lime juice. Stir until the ingredients blend together.
Note: If you are allergic to any of the ingredients mentioned above, please discontinue use. Remember, these homemade skin care treatments are meant to improve your skin, not the opposite.
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