We all love flawless skin, don’t we? It’s a desire for every girl to have picture perfect, gorgeous and glowing skin and in order to achieve this goal, we try numerous cosmetics, makeup and other products. But no matter what we do, our skin just refuses to be flawless! That’s because, most of these products are made up of chemicals and synthetic substances that only cause more harm to the skin than any good. You may get good results, but they are always temporary and you just cannot rely on these products for long term use and compromise the health of your skin. Let’s look at some of the best skin lightening remedies that you can try at home!
Milk and honey face pack
This is one of the easiest face packs as it treats several skin problems at once. Combine 1 teaspoon of honey with 2 teaspoons of milk and smear the mixture generously all over the face and neck. Leave it on for 25 minutes and rinse well with warm water.
Oatmeal face pack
To make this face pack, mix together 2 teaspoons of ground oats and 2 tablespoons of yogurt in a bowl. Next, use your fingertips to massage this mixture on the face and neck and work in circular movements. This will remove the dirt, oil and germs from the skin, open the pores, lighten the skin, remove the tan and also remove the dead cells from the skin. Leave the face pack for 15 minutes and then rinse thoroughly.
Lemon and potato pack
To make this face pack at home, just extract the juice of 1 small potato by grating it and then squeezing the pulp. Next, add the juice of one lemon to the potato juice and spread it over the entire face, under eyes, neck, etc and rinse it off after 30 minutes.
Besan and milk face mask
For this face pack, combine 1 tablespoon on besan or gram flour with a pinch of turmeric powder and 2 tablespoons of milk. Spread this mixture evenly over the face and wash it off thoroughly after 30 minutes.
Tomato and cucumber cooling face mask
For this cooling face mask, combine 2 tablespoons each of tomato pulp and cucumber juice and apply it on clean face. Rinse off the pack after 30 minutes or after it dries out.
Pure aloe face mask
This one ingredient can have so many benefits for the skin. Just extract the gel from one aloe leaf and apply it over the entire face. Let it dry out completely and rinse with warm water.
Yogurt and orange peel face mask
To make this face pack, take 2 tablespoons of dried and grated orange peels and 1 tablespoon of yogurt in a bowl and mix it well. Massage this mixture on the face in circular motions with the fingers and wash it after 45 minutes.
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Honey and papaya fruit mask
To make this home remedy, mix together 2 tablespoons of papaya pulp and 1 teaspoon of raw honey and smear it over the face. Let it stay for at least 1 hour before you rinse it.
Almond oil and banana face pack
Banana and almond oil make a great combination for skin care. For this face pack combine 2 tablespoon of mashed banana with 1 teaspoon of almond oil and apply it generously over your face. Let it dry for 45 minutes, then wash it off.
Saffron and cream face pack
The best way to keep the skin healthy is to use natural ingredients and remedies that mother nature has gifted us. Home remedies help to treat various skin problems and they are easy to prepare, inexpensive and also safe to use. Our skin is often compromised due to the harsh rays of the sun and may get sun burnt or tanned and there are some amazing natural ingredients that will help you lighten the skin tone without any cosmetic products or treatments. Be sure to try these home remedies and lighten your skin tone easily. Say bye to cosmetics and embrace these natural products that can do wonders with skin care!