The orange peel is one of the important ingredients that help in making your skin balanced. The excessive oil secretion can be easily balanced with the help of the orange face packs made right at home.
The orange is a good tasting fruit which has peels which we generally throw out. But, for making the orange mask we would actually require the orange peel which is thrown away. Orange peels are a natural element that works really well for your skin.
This post will provide you with ideas on how to make some incredibly effective as well as skin-friendly face masks using orange.
For oily skin
Take 1/2 orange and 2 tbsp of curd. Mix the ingredients in a bowl right up until a fine paste is formed. Apply this mask on your face as well as neck, and leave it for 15-20 mins. Wash it off water and pat dry it. It gives a cooling and relaxing effect on your face. Enjoy a smooth and shining complexion without any trace of oiliness.
For clear skin
Mix lime juice with gram flour to make a creamy paste. Apply this smooth pack face and neck and leave it for 20 mins. Wash with lukewarm water. It instantly offers you a clean and crystal clear skin.
For acne removal
Take 2 tbsp of orange juice, 1 tbsp of lime juice and 1 tbsp of honey. Mix all the ingredients well and it apply on face. It not just works on acne but also helps clear acne scarring giving way to a clean blemish-free skin.
For face glow
Take the juice of a medium size orange and mix green clay in it (alternatively it’s also possible to use multani mitti and milk). Allow the mixture to rest for 30 mins and then apply it on your face. Leave it for 20 mins and wash with to warm water.
For Acne prone skin
Get required lime peel natural powder, sandalwood powder and blend it together with either milk/water/rose water to a smooth paste. Apply it on your face as well as neck and leave it for 30 mins or till it dries. Wash with warm water and pat dry it using a soft cotton cloth. If you’ve got an acne-prone skin then, use water/rose water than milk.
Honey and orange peel
This is a wonderful variety of facial skin mask which will keep your skin very well moisturized. It is very effective for all those who are having very dry skin tone. The ingredients that you would require are Organic honey – 1 teaspoon, orange peel powder – 2 teaspoon and yogurt – 1 teaspoon.
To start with, take a small bowl and add all the above mentioned ingredients and mix it well. Now apply a thick paste over your skin. You also need to keep it for 15 minutes so that it dies out completely. Once you can observe that the mixture has become dried, rinse your face gently with cold water. Now you need to pat dry your face with the help of a towel. You can apply a light coat of mild moisturizer over your face. Otherwise if you want to go totally natural, apply olive oil.
Coconut oil and orange peel
If your skin is pimple prone, this particular face pack will be ideal. People with excessive oily skin case the problem of pimples and acne over your skin. But, if you can apply this natural face mask, you skin will be very smooth and moisturized. Some people might not be aware but orange peel is really effective in absorbing excess oil from the skin.
The ingredients required here is – coconut oil – 1 teaspoon, orange peel powder – 2 teaspoon and milk – 1 teaspoon.
Take a small mixing bowl and place all of the ingredients one after another on it. Now mix it well and apply it over your face. Keep it for a period of 15 minutes and then wash it away completely. This is really effective in opening up the pores. If you don’t get full fat milk mask, go for skimmed milk.
Oatmeal and orange peel powder
You can now get an orange peel off face mask which will open your pores with the eradication of bacteria and dirt from your skin. You can also get a perfect cleanser of blackheads from your face with the help of this exclusive orange peel and oatmeal mask. The ingredients required for this include baking soda – 1 teaspoon, orange peel powder – 2 teaspoon and oatmeal- 1 teaspoon.
The ingredients mentioned above needs to be put in a container one after another and then mix it well with a spoon. Us your fingertips to apply it the mask over your face. Keep it for the period of 15 – 20 minutes till it completely dries. They wash it away with the warm water. You can easily get a soft and well moisturized skin after washing it away with water. You can also add few drops of olive oil in it to get a natural feel.
Rose water and orange peel
Peel off the skin from the fresh orange and let it dry in sun. Once it has become dry, you need to make it powder in grinder. Now take a bowl and drop the orange peel powder in it and add 1 spoon of rose water in it. If you can add some milk, it will be much more effective. Mix it well and then apply it over your face. Let it dry for 10-15 minutes and then wash it away with lukewarm water. See the difference after washing your face with water. Application of mild moisturizer will also be effective.
Orange peel with aloe vera
First of all you need to get the peels of orange and get it dried under the sun. You can see the peels getting dried and get it powdered with the help of a grinder. The next step will be addition of a spoon of orange peel powder in a small container. Now add the gel from the Aloe Vera leaves in it. Mix them well and apply on your skin. Allow it to sit for 10 minutes and then wash with cold water.
Green lentil with orange peels
The lentils have to be put on grinder and make fine powder out of it. At the same time you have to make powder out of the dried orange peels. Take both on them in a small container and mix with roe water. Once a paste is made apply over your face and massage your face in circular motion with your fingertips. Keep for some time and rinse with warm water. This gives you a natural glow.
Tomato with orange peels
Even tomato combined with orange peel can work well for your beauty care. All you have to do is take some grinded orange peel in powdered form. Now combine it with juice of half tomato. Mix them and apply over your face. This will help you get a balance of oil in your skin and also make your skin stay away from tan. The darkness on your skin will be easily removed with the help of the orange peels.