Everybody loves to have the perfect hair, skin, and body. Who doesn’t? But it’s hard! Sometimes it’s even expensive. Going for all these treatments and paying parlots a ton of money can get stressful at times. That’s why the best way to unwind and relax is through a great DIY face mask. This works wonders if you have oily skin because it goes deep into your skin to extract the hidden dirt.
There are many ways to get the perfect DIY mask, but you need to make sure that you’re not overdoing it. You also need to make sure that you’re not completely covered in the facemask as it shouldn’t enter your eyes or ears. If this happens, make sure that you completely rinse the area with water and keep your face dry and cool for a few hours. Apply Aloe Vera if there is any burning sensation as well.
Pro-tip: Make sure that you focus well on your T-Zone. That’s where a lot of the dirt and dust settles.
Let’s start things off with a lemon face-mask
Lemon and Yogurt are the perfect combinations when it comes to getting that great DIY feel. They combine together to create an active citric acid environment that cleans out a lot of the gunk on your face. Plus, it’s easy to make and takes hardly a few minutes to mix and apply.
The citric present in the lemon helps to neutralize and control the secretion of oils from your skin. Yogurt contains lactic acid that acts as a cleanser for your skin. It can help in taking off dead skin, and any excess oil that may be present.
How do you do it? It’s simple. Mix lemon juice, yogurt and squeeze fresh lemons in a bowl. Make sure that it’s got a consistent feel to it. Next, you need to apply the paste on your face and cover all areas that you need to. Leave it on for 5-6 minutes and you’re ready.
Getting tough with those tough to remove
What’s better than removing tough to remove dirt and gunk? Sipping a cocktail while doing it! All you need is 2 spoons of Baking Soda and 1 spoon of Lemon Juice. Mix them together and let them bubble.
Baking soda is a great ingredient that unblocks oily skin. It takes care of the clogged surfaces on your skin and maintains a steady pH balance. This prevents any future breakouts or bacterial infections. Lemon works as a great oil control compound which doesn’t clog up the skin or irritates the natural skin balance. It’s a great combination that can be applied for 5-6 minutes before washing it off.
Go bananas! Here’s what you need – 1 Ripe banana, 1 spoon of Honey and 1 spoon of Lemon Juice
The bananas reduce blemishes, and the honey has some amazing antibacterial properties. All you need to do is to form a consistent paste, mixing these DIY ingredients. The smell of the bananas will be enough to make you smile.
Add everything together and apply for 5-6 minutes. You’re going to feel its effects the longer you keep it on your skin, and then you’re going to look amazing. Do this right before you’re about to go out for a great party or when you’re sleeping over with your friends.
Getting DIY face masks is so amazing when you’re going it with a bunch of friends!