The cosmetics in the market may offer solutions for a glowing skin in a bottle or a tube, but going natural is the best way to keep your skin healthy for years to come. The harsh chemicals filled cosmetics present in the commercially available products may work temporarily but will damage your skin in the long run. Moreover, these products are definitely not cheap! So here we provide economical natural solutions for acne and pimple marks.
Tulsi and mint leaves
Blend 10 leaves of each- tulsi and mint leaves using mortar and pestle until you get a paste. Apply and keep this paste on your face and neck. Rinse it off and pat dry. Mint has salicylic acid that cures acne and tulsi, being antibacterial kills pimple causing bacteria.
Oatmeal and coconut oil
Coconut oil is great for acne-prone skin as it contains anti-bacterial properties. Oatmeal soothes the inflamed skin by restoring its natural pH balance.
Add warm water to oatmeal in a bowl and create a paste. Mix coconut oil with oatmeal and mix well. Apply mixture to your face and exfoliate your skin by gently rubbing in a circular motion. Leave mixture on for 15 minutes and rinse with cool water. Pat dry.
Garlic and honey
Garlic has antiviral, antifungal and antioxidant properties that cure pimples easily. Honey moisturizes and nourishes your skin. Mix honey and garlic paste in a bowl. Apply on your face and leave it on for 5 minutes. Rinse well and pat dry. Honey moisturizes and nourishes your skin.
Avocado and Vitamin E
Vitamin E, skin vitamin has a lot of benefits against acne and the scars they leave on your skin and so does avocado. Peel off the skin and remove the pit from the avocado. Mash the avocado, add in a tablespoon of Vitamin E oil and mix properly. Mask your face and neck with the mixture and let it rest for about 15 minutes or until dried. Wash the mask with warm water when dried. Pat dry your face.
Baking Soda and coconut oil
This facemask helps getting rid of dirt and dead skin cells from your pores, acts like a cleanser and brightens your skin instantly. Mix a tablespoon of coconut oil with a teaspoon of baking soda to form a paste. Apply on your skin; focus on areas where blackheads are more common.
Kefir and Honey
In a bowl, combine the kefir, and honey. Mix together and apply to your face for 15-20 minutes. The antibacterial qualities of the honey help heal skin and kefir will brighten your skin. You can even add egg which will help tighten your skin pores.
Egg white and papaya
Mash the papaya. Whisk the egg white until it becomes frothy. Now, add egg to papaya and apply the mixture on your face and neck. Rinse it off after 15 minutes .Egg white has skin tightening enzymes that shrink the pores and reduce their appearance. Fine lines and wrinkles are also reduced, and the skin appears tight.
Over to you
A radiant and glowing skin is desired by everyone. But we can do it naturally to get that glow too. We have picked special ingredients from our kitchen and put together effective face packs that will give your skin an instant glow.