Facial mask is a skin care product that is considered as one of the easiest ways to get soft and supple skin instantly. There are different face masks that can be used by those belonging to different age groups and also having different types of skin. Several varieties of face masks are available in the market and there are many face masks that can be prepared by using natural ingredients.
It is quite engaging to note that even with flowers you can make wonderful face masks and face packs that will make you look beautiful for a long run. You don’t have to depend upon the harmful chemicals available in the market but adopt the natural way of staying beautiful with the naturally grown flowers.
Benefits of flower face packs
Face masks can be made with fruits, dairy products, cereals and flowers along with other ingredients. Flower face packs help in making the skin supple, smooth and enhance the elasticity of the skin. They are also known to help to lighten the skin tone and give a fairer look. The flower masks are also helpful in lightening and fading away marks and acne pimple marks.
Flowers are one of the best add ups to the facials to welcome the glowing skin. As like fruits, flowers also shape up the tone and freshness of the skin. Flowers contain rich valuable oils and nourishing factors that makes the skin smooth and nourished. One shouldn’t have to expose to sunlight after applying the flower mask to the skin as the rays works against and reacts in negative.
Depending up on the variant skin textures the usage of the flowers changes. Rose, Jasmine, Lotus, Marigold, Germanium, Hibiscus, Lavender etc can be used in the face packs of the regular and the natural properties generates the smooth skin.
Face pack with marigold
Blend the flower petals with the milk powder, plain yogurt and grated carrot. It reduces the dullness in the skin and makes the face glow with the natural properties. Use this pack in the winter season to replenish the skin cells.
Face pack with rose flower
Take the rose petals and make them powder, add milk and wheat flakes to it, form a spreadable paste and apply it to the face. This face pack enhances the toning of the skin and brings a bright and glowing skin.
Face pack with jasmine flower
Jasmine face pack works good for the dry skin. So, people with dry skin can easily try this. Boil the petals and drain the water from it, add some cream to the petals and dab it to the face. Remove the pack after 15 minutes and wash off with the water to find a smooth skin.Blend the jasmine petals and curd to give a thick paste and apply it to the skin for the better results, it acts good to the sensitive skin.
Face pack with rose oil
Take One small tablespoon of sandal wood paste, 3 drops of rose oil, 2 drops of lavender oil, 3 table spoons of besan and little amount of turmeric powder. Add them all in a bowl along with some buttermilk. Apply it to the face evenly and wash it after 15 minutes to get the fresh and youthful skin.
Face pack with lavender flower
Lavender is having the lightening agents and it will clear the skin and adds clarity to the skin. Remove the petals from the flower and boil them for few minutes, Strain the water and separate the petals from the water. Add these lavender petals to some amount of oat powder and make a fine paste. Apply this mixture to the face and let it dry for few minutes and rinse off with the clean water.
Face pack with hibiscus flower
Add the geranium and hibiscus petals paste to the brown rice and add few drops of essential oil say Vitamin E, mix them all and form a paste. Dab it to the face and wipe with a cloth and rinse off later. This face pack remove the problems that are associated with the pimples and try to remove out the zits and skin impurities.
Face pack with lotus flower
Lotus contains linoleic acid along with many other minerals, it helps the skin in whitening. Boil the petals of the lotus flower and drain the water from it and use it in a face pack. Before boiling the petals don’t forget to rinse them.
Homemade flower face packs and masks
Rose, milk and sandalwood mask
Rose, milk and sandalwood mask is a very good face pack to lighten blemishes and acne scars. It prevents pimples and cleans the pores by removing excess oil, dust and dirt from them. The skin becomes smooth and achieves a flawless complexion. The mask is helpful in killing the bacteria trapped in the pores. Make a paste with sandalwood powder, milk and rose petals by blending them together in a blender. Apply the paste on the face and neck and leave it for 20 minutes before washing it with cold water.
Franzi pani flower face pack
Franzi pani flower face pack is a perfect pack to make the skin supple and softer. It also has some anti-aging that prevents the formation of wrinkles and fine lines. Crush frangipani flower petals with some water and add gram flour to it to make a thick paste. Apply the paste on the face and leave it to dry. Wash with lukewarm water after 15 minutes.
Chrysanthemumand cchamomile flowers pack
Chrysanthemumand cchamomile flowers pack helps in softening skin especially during the winter months. The acid content in these flowers clean the dirt from pores and allows the skin to breathe. It also heals the scars and lightens the skin tone. Boil the petals of the two flowers in water and add a teaspoon of honey and milk. Apply this concoction all over the face and rinse well with lukewarm water.
Geranium and hibiscus flower pack
Geranium and hibiscus flower pack removes all the impurities from the skin which can cause the development of pimples due to clogged pores. Prepare the mask by mixing the petals of these two flowers with brown rice and Vitamin E oil. Apply the mask on the face and neck and wash after 20 minutes.
Hibiscus and rose face pack
Hibiscus and rose face pack is an excellent pack that gives freshness and radiance to the skin. It is known as one of the best bridal pack that can be used for about two weeks before the big day. Make a paste of fresh rose and hibiscus flower petals. Add curd and multani mitti and some water to make a smooth paste. Apply on the face and neck and leave it for 20 minutes before cleaning it off with cold water.
Pack for combination skin Marigold flower face pack
Pack for combination skin Marigold flower face pack helps in clearing blemishes and removing the tan of the skin. Crush marigold flowers petals curd and chandan powder to make a smooth paste of creamy consistency. Apply it over the face and neck, leaving the areas round the eyes and mouth. Wash after 20 minutes.
Pack for oily skin marigold flower face pack
Pack for oily skin marigold flower face pack helps in controlling the production of excessive oils. It also checks the occurrence of acne and blackheads which are a result of oily skin. This pack helps in cleansing the skin and giving it a radiant glow. Make a paste of smooth consistency by mixing crushed marigold flower petals, dried amla powder, some curd and few drops of lemon juice. Apply it on the face and neck avoiding the eyes and lips. Leave it for 20 minutes before washing.
Honeysuckle face pack
Honeysuckle face pack is made from the fragrant yellow flowers that are rich sources of antioxidant flavonoids which provide significant anti-ageing benefits. The eye helps in removing the dryness of the skin. Crush the petals of fresh honey suckle flowers and apply on the face. Wash after 15 minutes.
Plumeria flower pack
One of the flowers available in the Mother Nature that is associated with exotic and sweet fragrance is none other than the Plumeria. The other name for this flower is Frangipani. If you can apply the face mask made up with this flower, you skin will become really soft as well as supple. For this mask, you have to take 6-7 flowers and crush it by adding some water. Now in a container apply 2 spoons of gram flower and add that crushed Plumeria flower. Mix them and apply over your face. The pack will give you anti aging benefit as well.
Lilly flower face pack
If you are willing to give a flower bouquet to someone in an occasion, the involvement of lilly flower will be really a vital phenomenon. The way it looks really beautiful, the face pack made with the flower can also make you look beautiful from inside. To make this flower face pack, you have to take out the petals from lilly flower and add some honey with it. Take the ingredients in a grinder and make a paste of it. Now apply it over your face and keep it for 15 minutes. There after you can wash off.
Sunflower face pack
You must have seen the sunflower that faces towards the sunlight. It changes its direction and faces towards the sunlight. Now, the natural face pack of sunflower will make your skin as glowing as that of the sun light. Take out the yellow petals from the sunflower and take it in a container. Now add half the lemon juice and a spoon of sugar. Apply it over your face and use finger tips to scrub it. This will remove the dead skin layer and make your beautiful.