Natural beauty recipes for face masks in this page are full of antioxidant vitamins such as vitamin A and vitamin C. Those contents protect your skin from free radicals and can even reduce some of its damage.
What is the difference? For the oily masks you should include ingredient with high acidity like lemon, while dry skin masks should have at least one drop of oily ingredient like avocado.
For maximum result, use only organic ingredients and apply the masks up to three times a week.
Watermelon Facial Mask for Skin Refreshment
1 tbsp. of mashed watermelon
1 tbsp of orange juice
1 tbsp of grated cucumber
How to use
Stir the facial recipe, let it sit for 15 minutes and then wash. Use this facial mask 2-3 times a week.
How does it effect my skin?
The watermelon contains vitamin A (retinol), that is essentical for your skin health. If you add it to your daily diet- it can also benefit your body system with a vitamin B group.
The freshly squeezed orange juice is full of vitamin C , an antioxidant which protects your skin from free radicals, that can damage your skin. Also it is effective for the anti aging skin care, because of its collagen building stimulation.
The cucumber is good for every type of skin, so it is safe to include that in all of your homemade face masks. This vegetable extract is included in many sensitive skin care products, because of its pH balancing and relaxing abilities.
1 tbsp. of grated carrot (or squeezed carrot in the mixer)
1 tbsp. of low fat yogurt
1 tbsp of grated peach
How to apply
if you use a juicer- wash the facial mask out after 15 minutes. If you apply the mashed ingredients - wash them out after 20 minutes.
Use the mask at the evening, because vitamin A make your facial skin sensitive to the sun and more exposed to its UV rays.
The carrot gives the best effect of vitamin A: It prevents the skin from getting dry, improving its texture and gives it a fresher look.
The peach makes the skin to look smoother, because of the vitamin C and A content. Both the peach and the carrot contain flavonoids and minerals, which are also essential to your skin metabolism.
The yogurt includes proteins, which makes your skin more elastic and more firm.