Who don’t crave for a healthy smooth and shining skin for the all day long. But on the part of desire you might have spent lot of money on lotions and creams. On the other side, trying the cheap lotions and skin care items may generate skin problems, well, the following simple remedies prepared with yogurt are neither tied with expensive tags nor side effects and even quick to do.
Using a pure natural ingredient for nurturing your skin is the safest way of skin care. The reason why natural products are so much high on demand is because it contains no harmful chemicals. Yogurt made from fermenting the milk is a rich source of good bacteria, vitamin and minerals which serves both as a conditioner and a scrub. If you dread to look at the mirror because of the blackheads and pimples on your face, you can take the help of curd to tick them off without causing slightest harm to your skin.
The lactic acid present in the yogurt consists of zinc and other vital minerals that are necessary in sculpting the health of the skin.
Yogurt as moisturizer
The natural moisturizing properties of yogurt can help your dry skin with in few minutes. Apply yogurt directly on your face, body, hands and legs. Leave it for about 15 to 20 minutes and rinse off using plain water. It helps to hydrate the skin.
Alternatively try applying the mixture prepared from a tablespoon of yogurt and equal amount of honey on your face to moisturize the skin.
Yogurt as scrub
Yogurt is a wonderful solution to rejuvenate the dull and dry skin. Try the yogurt scrub to improve the skin tone and glow. Take two tablespoons of yogurt in a bowl and add it three tablespoons of oatmeal. Mix both of the ingredients and use this mixture as a scrub on your face, rub for few minutes and rinse off with lukewarm water.
Take two tablespoons of yogurt and mix it with rice flour, gently scrub the mixture on the areas of white and blackheads to get rid off them.
Yogurt to treat blemishes
To get the blemish free skin, prepare a scrub from yogurt and citrus fruit. Add two tablespoons of yogurt with sufficient amount of orange peel powder and apply on your face. Leave if for 15 minutes and then rinse off by gently scrubbing in the circular motion.
Yogurt to fight acne
As yogurt is a rich source of zinc and other minerals, it helps our skin from pimples and acne. If the pimples are breaking out, then apply a dash of yogurt over the specific area, the astringent properties of yogurt helps to minimize the pimple. It also used to treat other skin problems like skin burns, rashes, acne, blackheads and so on.
Yogurt fight with aging effects
Is a common skin issue to develop wrinkles, fine lines and dull skin as we age. But with the help of yogurt you can reduce the marks due to aging. ( You can use the yogurt to entire body)
Mix three tablespoons of yogurt with two tablespoons of banana paste and one tablespoon of smashed avocado. Mix all the ingredients properly to get a smooth paste. Mix with your hands or grind them to remove out the lumps. Apply this paste on your face and leave it for about 20 to 25 minutes. Wash your face and pat with a smooth cloth. This remedy prevents the aging skin problems and marks. Adding a dash of honey to the above mixture will give you added benefits of smooth skin.
Avocado, olive oil and yogurt face pack
When our skin fails to confine the moisture within it, the consequences get really horrible. Intense itching, inflamed, rashes, blackheads take a toll on our confidence level. With this yogurt face pack you can resist the chilly wind from stealing the moisture from your skin. The smooth, creamy texture of yogurt cleanses the epidermis which helps a new layer of skin to reveal. You need to scoop the pulp out of an avocado, add 1-2 tbsp of curd and 2 tsp of olive oil. Mix all the ingredients to make a smooth paste. Gently massage your face with it using your fingertips. Leave it to dry for 15-20 minutes. Wash off. This remedy is not only for the winters, you can apply this moisturizing pack at any time of the year; your skin is going to love it.
Multani mitti, yogurt and honey face pack
Multani mitti or fuller’s earth is an extremely popular natural product used in a wide range of cosmetics and homemade face packs. Blending it with yogurt creates and amazing scrub that will wipe off the dead skin cells which, if remain un-cleaned, gets stored on the skin surface making it lose its natural shine.When your skin gradually loses its natural texture, it means your skin is hungry. Feed it with nourishment .Quickly cut and pour a pack of multani mitti; put it in a container, one tbsp of yogurt to it. To give the pack a perfect thickness, add a few drops of honey to it. Stir the mixture well to form a thick paste. Apply it all over the skin surfaces for 20 minutes. Wash it off afterwards.
Yogurt and mint leaves for skin protection
Nothing beats mint leaves when it comes to fading the nefarious patches of acne. Lactobacillus present in curd is called friendly bacterium for the good things it does to your body as well as your skin. These bacteria form a layer of guard against the germs that causes the spots of pimple and acne. To combine two of these ingredients in one remedy, crush some mint leaves in a blender or by a mortar and pestle, include some drops of water while making the mint paste. After that, in a container add the paste and 3 tbsp of yogurt, stir well. Use this solution all over the face and neck. Rinse with a mild face wash and water.
Tomato and curd face mask
Skin tanning is a major issue during the season of summer. Overexposure to blazing sun induces irregular distribution of melanin in the skin. The restorative quality of tomato combined with curd, which is one of the best natural skin lighteners can create a useful anti-tanning face mask for you. You have to begin with mashing one tomato into pulp. Mix this pulp with 2 tbsp of yogurt. Massage the tanned face thoroughly with this mask. Leave it for nearly 25 minutes. Rinse with lukewarm water this pack can easily beat any chemical-based face cream which promise to give you similar results but fail to do so.
Tulsi and yogurt face pack
There are a very few civilized people on this blue planet who are unaware of the advantages of the application of tulsi leaves on the skin. Meanwhile the aborigines too know the multiple skin caring features;these aromatic herbs boast overutilizationwhich is the key of preparing a natural face pack. Mixing curd with tulsi increases the antiseptic, antifungal, skin-lightening properties of both of these ingredients notches higher. All you need is to make a paste of tulsi leaves in a blender, add the yogurt to it along with a dash of turmeric powder. Rub it gently all over the body. Leave it until it dries. Rinse with cold water.