The best masks with natural ingredients for the care of your face
The masks made with natural ingredients are the best to clean and pamper our skin, remember that you must perform a previous cleaning before applying them directly to your face. There is a wide variety of natural products that you can use and the best of all is that they are not aggressive like other chemical products that over time could damage your skin. Now, here are some of the best masks so that, depending on what you want for your skin, you can choose the best one for you. We are going to talk about four types of masks: moisturizing, exfoliating, to combat blemishes and blemishes and to combat wrinkles and dark circles.
Moisturizing masks will help you nourish and keep your skin radiant since they not only prevent the dermis from losing its moisture, but also help stimulate the natural process by which the blood provides the amount of water necessary for the skin to be healthy.
Strawberries and honey: Take 4-5 ripe strawberries and puree with a fork. Then add a tablespoon of honey and mix well. When you have the paste, apply it to your face and leave it to act for 20 minutes. Finally, remove it with cold water. Both strawberries and honey soften the dermis, nourishing it and stimulating collagen production.
Banana: Make a ripe banana puree. Then, gently apply this paste on your face avoiding contact with the eyes. If your skin is dry, you can add a little honey to the mixture. Leave on for 20 to 25 minutes and then wash off with warm water. Your face will instantly feel smoother, since banana contains a large amount of antioxidants and manganese that protect the skin and leave it younger and hydrated.
Cucumber: For this mask take a cucumber, cut it and then crush it until you get a kind of paste. Spread this paste over your face and let it sit for 15 minutes to take effect. Finally remove it with cold water and you will see your skin fresh. The cucumber has a good content of vitamin E, water and natural oils that serve to hydrate it and fill it with vitality.
Exfoliating masks are also a very good option, as they help to clear your skin, rid it of impurities, acne and blackheads, eliminating all accumulated dead cells to provide greater smoothness and shine to the skin. The exfoliation activates the microcirculation of the area and allows the skin to carry out its cell regeneration process correctly to show off a more oxygenated and youthful dermis. Any treatment you do after an exfoliation will work much better, since it will be able to penetrate the dermis in a better way.
Almonds: Take 2 almonds and crush them until they are reduced to powder. Then, mix this powder with a tablespoon of honey and a tablespoon of lemon juice. Apply this paste on your face with gentle circular movements and leave for 15 minutes. Finally, remove it with warm water. Almonds have a high content of vitamins A, B and E, and of proteins and minerals that help nourish the skin, providing elasticity and leaving it very soft.
Calendula and oats: Boil 5 calendula flowers in half a glass of water. After the water cools, take 4 tablespoons of rolled oats and dip them in until you see it sponge. Once the flakes are puffed, put the oatmeal on your face and leave it for 20 minutes. After that time, massage the skin gently and, finally, remove it with warm water. Oatmeal is an exfoliant that has the property of gently extracting all impurities from the skin and calendula water as well as helping to tone the skin, it is anti-inflammatory and helps reduce acne.
Coffee: All you have to do is take some moisturizer for your face and mix it with ground coffee. Apply this mixture to your face using gentle circular movements, let it rest for 20 minutes and remove it with warm water. Coffee is not only an exfoliant that removes dead cells, but it is a lipolytic, that is, it burns fat and, therefore, helps fight cellulite, so you can use this mask for other areas of your body such as legs and thighs.
Do you have spots on your face? The spots on the face can appear due to different factors, from sun exposure to the natural aging of the skin. These masks are ideal for you if you want to reduce the appearance of spots, and avoid the appearance of more.
Honey and lemon: You must mix a tablespoon of honey and a tablespoon of lemon. With a cotton pad, apply the paste to your face and let it sit for 15 minutes. After this time, remove with warm water. Lemon helps reduce blemishes, is a wonderful astringent and regulates pH, but it must be applied at night and must be removed very carefully, since its exposure to the sun generates spots on the skin. If your skin is very sensitive it is better that you avoid ingredients as strong as this one.
Cucumber and parsley: Another option to treat stains is this simple mask. You just have to crush half a cucumber, and mix with a little parsley and a few tablespoons of sesame oil. Parsley brightens the complexion and reduces blemishes, and sesame oil or sesame oil is one of the most powerful natural oils, as it revitalizes, hydrates and hides the effects of aging on the skin.
Aloe vera: For severe blemishes, you can use this mask. All you have to do is mix a glass spoon of aloe with half a teaspoon of lemon juice. Beat these two ingredients until well mixed. Apply the mixture directly on the stains and leave it for 20 minutes. Finally, remove with warm water. Aloe vera has a high content of minerals such as calcium, phosphorus, potassium, zinc, magnesium, which help the skin to be intensely nourished. Not only is it high in saponins, which penetrate pores and remove dirt, it also helps quickly remove dead skin cells and encourages healthy skin growth.