If you don’t already have a skin care routine in place, it’s time you build one. Not only does it help you get glowing skin, but a good routine can also help you feel refreshed and relaxed. On those special ‘self-care’ days, give your skin a little extra pampering with an at-home spa experience with these DIY face masks. They’re super hydrating and the best part is that they’re made with all-natural ingredients. So, go ahead, call your girl gang over and have a fun self-care day with these beauty fixes that’ll definitely be worth it!
Anti-Acne & Brightening Face Mask
Ingredients: 1 tsp aloe vera gel, 1 tsp honey, 2-3 drops of lemon juice, 1 drop of tea tree oil, a pinch of turmeric
If you’re experiencing a breakout or if you’re trying to get rid of pigmentation, this should be your go-to mask. Mix all these ingredients together and apply it to your face. Leave it on for a good 15-20 minutes. Make sure you use unscented aloe vera gel or fresh aloe vera gel for a better result.
Skin Toning Face Mask
Ingredients: 1 tsp aloe vera gel, 1 tsp coconut oil, 1 tsp yoghurt
The lactic acid from yoghurt instantly gets rid of the dead skin cells and provides an instant glow to the skin. Whereas aloe vera and coconut oil provide instant hydration and nourish your skin making it soft and supple. You need to try it to believe it!
Get Your Glow On Face Mask
Ingredients: 1 tsp cocoa powder, 1 tbsp fresh papaya juice, 1 tsp aloe vera, ½ tsp instant coffee powder
Getting ready for an exciting date? Prep your skin with this mask that guarantees a beautiful glow. It also smells extremely delicious.
Instant Hydration Face Mask
Ingredients: 1 tbsp mashed avocado, 1 tsp oat bran, 1 tsp aloe vera, ½ tsp yoghurt, 5 drops of rose water
This mask is perfect for when you want to unwind after a long day. It hydrates your skin and gives it a cooling effect. To make it even better, cover your eyes with cucumber slices for that ultimate salon experience.
The Anti-Oily Face Mask
Ingredients: 1 tsp aloe vera gel, 1 tbsp whipped egg whites
Although the thought of egg whites on your face might sound crazy, it does wonders for your oily skin. It helps tighten your skin and shrinks enlarged pores as well.
Written by: Nicole Fernandes