Are you not happy with your skin tone? Do you think your natural fairer complexion has been lost due to the pollution in the environment and the hectic lifestyle? To get back your fairer complexion and skin glow in face you really need not to visit the parlor and spend a lot on the expensive skin whitening and brightening treatments, just make these face packs and apply to get glowing face and skin.
You can easily treat your skin at home with the best homemade face packs to get face glow and to enjoy a glowing flawless skin. Homemade face packs can be truly effective in giving you fairer and brighter skin but you need to use them regularly in order to get the results.
Homemade face packs are prepared from ingredients that are commonly available and you will not even need to spend a lot of time to prepare them. Here we have collected a bunch of the best homemade face packs for skin whitening. These packs are also effective to give brighter and glowing skin.
Mantras for youthful skin
Your body needs as much care as anything else. Understanding the simple mantra of, “ Health is more precious than Wealth” will help in allocating that little time to pamper yourself and feel rejuvenated. To you help in this journey we have come up with few easy and effective home remedies that will in turn help you get that beautiful youthful skin back.
Most ladies are not born with a fair complexion. But that does not mean they are not beautiful. Beauty reflects from a clear healthy and glowing skin –it may be fair or dusky. There are many chemical loaded cosmetics which are expensive and not affordable by many. On the other hand there are some cost-effective easy homemade remedies for skin whitening including facials and face wash. These homemade whitening creams boost hydration and glow, and offering a gorgeous looking skin.
Skin whitening tips
Be it skin, hair or any other body part, taking good care leads to getting good results. Here are few tips for attaining flawless, supple, soft and smooth skin:
Check on Ingredients
Check the ingredients before purchasing your face wash. As the manufacturer cannot cheat you if you really understand the pros and cons of ingredients mentioned at the backside of the product. Always try to use an Antibacterial face wash before applying anything else on your face.
Skin care tips for oily skin tone
Wash your face 2-3 times a day. For the ones who have oiling skin, remember over washing doesn’t help in removing the excess oil from the skin but instead stimulates the oil glands to produce excess oil thereby worsening the matter furthermore.
Exfoliate your face
Exfoliate your facial skin 2-3 times a week. This will help get rid of dead skin cells and pave way for new skin growth. You can use natural exfoliate such as combination of sugar and olive oil and apply it over your skin. Slowly rub it in a circular motion and wash it away with cold water.
Water intake amount
Drink at least 8-10 glasses of water as it helps hydrate your body and also flushes out unwanted toxins from your body. This is the cheapest and the best way to get good glowing skin. Even if you have wrinkles and fine lines over your skin, this is an effective remedy of removing your signs of aging and replacing the same with youthful glow.
Sun tan removal
If you have been out in the sun or in pollution for a longer time than it is advised that you wash and moisturize your face as soon as you are back home. This will help get rid of all the dirt accumulated on your skin due to pollution.
Branded sunscreen lotion
Use a branded Sun screen lotion that offers protection from both UVA and UVB rays. Go for lotions that offer higher SPF. Do not use the cheap variety of sunscreen lotion as the SPF is not very effective in this regard. Instead use the product that has brand name and is recognized in the market.
Skin whitening face wash
Its time that you leave behind all your expensive face products and resort to some cool and effective homemade remedies to help attain that flawless, supple skin. Read further to get some useful tips on making homemade skin whitening face wash:
Face packs for skin glow & fairness
Red clay face pack for Instant glow
To make an effective face pack out of Red clay, you need a tablespoon of the powder form of Red clay and orange peel powder. A pinch of turmeric and half a tablespoon of honey as well as rose water is all you need to make the face pack. Apart from bringing an instant glow it removes all the acne and boosts the elasticity of the skin. So, you can also stop the premature aging of the skin with regular use of the same.
Tomato face pack for Instant glow
When you are about to make a tomato Face pack then you don’t really need much ingredients. Just mash some fresh tomatoes, one will be enough and make sure it is in pulp form. Then add a tablespoon of sugar to it and stir well. This mixture will now stay on the face instead of flowing off. Tomatoes are very effective against acne and blemishes. They maintain the pH balance of the skin.
Almond face pack for Instant glow
Almonds work best when mixed with milk, so crush in a few pieces of almonds and add 1-2 tablespoon of milk to it. Make sure you have soaked the almonds in water overnight before you grind it into a paste. Almonds being a rich source of nutrients and antioxidants are very helpful for the skin, they work as natural exfoliators removing all kinds of dirt, black spots, blackheads and impurities from the skin.
Egg face pack for Instant glow
Egg whites when mixed with gram flour and lemon juice work very efficiently for the skin. They were known for their hair related benefits but using it as a face pack, brings a good share of advantages. Since we know that egg is rich in protein it enhances the skin tone. After you have mixed the ingredients well, apply it on your skin for 15-20 minutes and then rinse it well. If smelly eggs have been your concern, then you can use you regular face wash to get rid of the smell.
Cucumber and Aloe Vera gel mask
The combination of Cucumber and Aloe Vera is let alone enough for the skin, and definitely the coolest pair to bring best results for the skin. Blend in some cucumber slices with aloe vera gel and use the thick paste to apply on your face. Cucumber can calm your skin against the irritation of the sun and fix the puffy eyes. Aloe Vera on the other hand soothes the skin and heals it quickly.
Sandalwood and honey mask
Use the sandalwood powder form to make a face pack and to make the pack, all you have to do is add a few drops of honey into the powder. Sandalwood has often been known for its great beauty benefit; it lightens the wrinkles, fine lines, age spots and bring a fairer skin tone. Sandalwood is also known as Chandan.
Marigold face pack
Marigold which is also known as Calendula has been used by experts since years now for treating skin related problems. To make a marigold face pack, you need two marigold flowers, a tablespoon of gram flour and half a tablespoon of curd. Now mix these ingredients well and then apply it on your skin. This face pack suits for both dry as well as oily skin. It removes acne and enhances a glowing skin.
Aromatic face pack
If you want to go with a face pack that has ayurvedic essence to it then Aromatic face pack is the right choice. You need a tablespoon of sandalwood powder, a tablespoon of turmeric, gram flour, 2-3 drops of an essential oil and rose water. Now add a tablespoon of milk to it and stir well. Make sure you wash this face pack with lukewarm water. Also, you can switch sandalwood with Multani Mitti. Aromatic Face Pack are known for nourishing the skin from its root and bringing a healthy change to it.
Rice flour and sandalwood face pack
Mixing rice flour and Sandalwood powder together, then adding a tablespoon or two of milk so as to make a paste like consistency for the face comes with a list of benefits. Instead of milk, you can also add rose water. Sandalwood always known for its beauty benefits helps to achieve fairer skin, Rice Flour helps in removing spots and blackheads from the skin.
Aloe Vera, lemon, and honey face pack
This rich face pack speaks for itself because the three active ingredients Aloe Vera, Lemon and Honey is enough. But do make sure you are using the fresh aloe vera gel out of a plant and not the chemical one available in tubes. It is going to exfoliate the skin, replenishing the dead skin cells and Aloe vera known for its healing properties will remove the scars and blemishes from the skin. Honey is a great complexion booster and all three of this together slows down the aging process of your skin too.
Lavender oil face pack
Lavender here serves the purpose of an essential oil which needs to be mixed well with an active ingredient like Mashed Tomatoes or Avocados or any ayurvedic powder for that purpose. The oil needs to be added in drops to the mixture. What makes this as the main ingredient of the face pack is its ability to promote blood circulation in the skin, so the skin looks fairer and has a natural glow.
Gooseberry face pack
Grind in some Gooseberry, also known as Amla into a thick paste and add a tablespoon of curd and a tablespoon of honey to it. Now use this thick paste to apply on your face two-three times in a week for the best of results. Since Gooseberries are rich in antioxidants and Vitamin C so they become natural ingredients for a healthy and glowing skin. They make the complexion of the skin bright.
Neem, tulsi, and turmeric face pack
Apart from these three ingredients which are Neem, Tulsi and Turmeric you need some lemon juice. What you have to do is add 3-4 Tulsi and Neem leaves in a grinder to make a paste. Now sprinkle in a pinch of turmeric and squeeze some lemon juice, mix well then apply it on your face. Neem fights the bacteria responsible for acnes on the skin, Tulsi purifies the skin removing the dead skin cells and Turmeric promote and even brighter looking skin tone.
Tomato and multani mitti face pack
Multani Mitti and Tomato together serve as an amazing face pack for a skin to grow healthy, fair and bright. A tablespoon of multani Mitti to half a tablespoon of raw tomato juice is all you need to make this face pack. If you feel like adding something else, then you can go with either turmeric or sandalwood powder. The tangy tomatoes cure acne and multani mitti is very effective for all those of you who have an oily skin which looks dull and dark.
Fuller’s earth and multani mitti face pack
Just some Multani Mitti is enough when you make a paste out of it by adding a few drops of rose water and honey to it. You can also swap rose water with a tablespoon of milk. Multani Mitti is very rich in minerals that promote a healthy-looking skin. You must not talk when you have applied this face pack on your face and it is getting dry. It removes all the impurities from the skin and prevent the skin from breaking out.
Mint and banana face pack
Mash 3-4 slices of banana and grind a 3-4 mint leaves, now mix both of them together and then squeeze some lemon juice on it. After you have stirred the mixture well, apply it on your face evenly. Mint is known for the cooling effect it has and banana on the other hand has a sticky texture, but do you know how helpful it is a for oily skin? Mint leaves remove acne and prevents it from growing, bananas help in making the skin glow. You can also add just some lemon juice to a mixture of mint leaves if you have to get rid of acne scars because together they have bleaching properties.
Fenugreek face pack
Soak in some Fenugreek seeds overnight and then make a paste out it. They are a best choice for oily skin types and have a calming action. You can also boil the Fenugreek seeds and then grind it into a paste if not soaked overnight. And, if you have methi/Fenugreek powder at home, then add a few drops of rose water to make a consistent paste.
Honey and lemon face mask for lightened skin
Previously, we have shared many face masks made using honey and lemon combined with other ingredients. However, when both these ingredients are joined together to form a face mask, you will surely be surprised with its result. Lemon is enriched with skin lightening properties whereas honey is having amazing moisturizing properties. For preparing this mask, take 1 tablespoon of honey and to it add half tablespoon of lemon juice. Combine both the ingredients well and apply it on your face. Leave the face mask on your face for around 15 minutes, the mask will not dry completely. Wash off the mask using normal or cold water. Use this mask thrice a week for better results.
Besan or Gram flour, turmeric and milk face mask
This is a classic Indian face mask and has been used by our ancestors for years. For this remedy you will need three ingredients: raw milk, besan or gram flour and turmeric. In a clean bowl take 1 tablespoon of gram flour, a pinch of turmeric and 2 tablespoon of raw milk. Mix all the ingredients very well to get a lump-free smooth paste. Apply the face mask prepared on your face and keep it on for around 15-20 minutes and wash off using cold water.
Fuller’s earth face mask for fair and glowing skin
Similar to besan, fuller’s earth is also another popular ingredient which is used in many homemade face masks. This face mask will make your skin glowing, blemish free and fairer at the same time. For this remedy, you will need 2 tablespoons of multani mitti (fuller’s earth), 1 tablespoon of lemon juice, 2 tablespoons of honey and ½ tablespoon of aloe vera gel. In a clean bowl take all the mentioned ingredients and mix well until you get a smooth face mask. Apply the mask prepared on your face and keep it on for around 10-15 minutes and wash off using normal water. Repeat twice a week.
Tomato and gram flour face mask
Just like the previous face mask, this mask also contains the goodness of gram flour and is very helpful when it comes to getting a smooth and healthy skin. For this remedy, you will need around 2 tablespoon of tomato pulp and a spoonful of gram flour. Mix both the ingredients well in a clean bowl and prepare a smooth mixture. Apply the mask prepared on your face and leave it on for about 15 minutes and rinse off with normal water. Repeat 3 times a week for getting glowing soft and smooth skin naturally.
Fairness face pack with rice flour, honey & tea water
Mix half tablespoon of honey with one cup of tea water and two tablespoons of rice flour. Mix all of the ingredients well and dab on your face by giving massage strokes.
Leave it for 15 to 20 minutes and then remove it out by scrubbing the mask in circular motions. Scrubbing is necessary to remove the dead skin cells, which will help to get the fair tone. Rice flour in the face pack acts as a scrub and removes the dead skin where as honey is known famous for its skin moisturizing properties.
Turmeric face pack for face glow
Age old remedy to get fairness for your face. Try this for a couple of weeks to get best result.
Ingredients: Turmeric, lemon juice, gram flour, milk
Take two tablespoons of milk in a bowl and add it one half tablespoon of lemon juice, half tablespoon of turmeric and two tablespoons of gram flour. Mix all the ingredient well and dab it on your face, Leave it for 15 minutes until it becomes dry. Now rinse off your face with plain water and pat with a cotton cloth. Face glowing never been this much easier with this face pack.
Milk and honey face pack for glowing skin
Ingredients: Milk, honey, lemon juice
Add a tablespoon of milk or milk powder with one tablespoon of honey and one tablespoon of milk. Mix all the three ingredients well and dab on your clean face. Leave if for about 15 minutes and then rinse off with normal water.
Yogurt and oatmeal face pack for skin glow
Ingredients: Oatmeal, yogurt, tomato
Prepare out a paste from one tablespoon of yogurt, one tablespoon of tomato juice and one tablespoon of oatmeal. Apply it on the face and allow it to dry for 15 to 20 minutes. After that rinse off with plain water by rubbing on the face so that oatmeal will remove the dead skin and glow your skin.
Potato pulp for natural face pack for skin whitening
Potato plays an important role in skincare. Vitamin C is rich in potato that helps in maintaining skin health. Potatoes act as a natural skin whitening agent. Take a grated raw potato and apply on face. Rinse it off after 30 minutes. Do it in regular basis sure you can find the difference in face like clean, bright and smooth. You can also mix the potato juice with lemon and apply to face. This lightens the skin naturally. Actually this acts as mild bleach so you can observe a quick result.
The mild bleaching properties of yogurt helps to reduce the blemishes on the skin. It also moisturizes the skin and makes it supple. Oatmeal acts like a natural exfoliator and helps to remove out the dead skin cells. Where as tomato is believed to lighten the skin tone with its astringent properties. Use this face mask for once in a week to remove the sun tan and to get a bright glow.
Almond oil face pack for face glow
Massage your face with sweet almond oil for skin whitening. Slightly warm by indirect heat and massage the sweet almond oil on face. It will increase the blood circulation and results the lightening in skin. The other way of using the almonds is, just soak the almonds in water overnight and grind it to the paste in the morning. Mix the paste with little bit butter milk and leave it for 15 minutes. Wash the face with cool water by rubbing in circular motion. It removes dead skin cells and leads to skin whitening.
Mint leaves face pack for fresh glowing skin
Mint leaves are having refreshing property. Make use of the mint leaves to gain whitening skin. These are having astringent which is purifying property. Apply the mint leaves as a mask on face for 15 minutes and wash it. This will clean the skin pores, tan and sun burns, so that you can gain whitening skin.
Banana face pack for whitening skin
Banana is best proven whitening effects on skin. Use banana as a mask for face to observe quick results. Take one yellow ripe banana blend it and add honey, tbsp of curd or yogurt. Mix all these and apply to face as a pack. Wash it after 15 minutes. By doing this you can gain brighten skin and relief from suntans.
Dry orange peels face pack for skin whitening
You can make orange peel powder at home by drying the peels in hot sun or else you can buy the powder which is available in the market. Take a tbsp of orange peel powder and add little curd to form a thick paste. Use thick yogurt to avoid dripping. Apply the mask by avoiding the eye area to the face. Leave it for 15 minutes and wash it with cool water. You can observe the skin whitening and glowing.
Sandalwood powder for getting whitening skin
Do you have oily skin? Do you want to gain whitening skin? Then here is the special face pack for you to get skin whitening. Mix the sandal wood powder or chandan with water and apply it on face. Leave it till the sandalwood powder gets dry on face. Now wash it with cool water. You can immediately see the result.
Gram flour for skin whitening
Gram flour also known as basan is a very good replacement for a harsh chemical based face wash. Store about a good amount of gram flour in a jar. Keep this in your bathroom for daily use. Now when you are in your shower, take about 5-6 tbsp of besan and mix it into a fine paste by adding water to this. Let the consistency be that of a paste. Wet your body and apply this paste all over it. Leave it on for about 2-3 minutes (it needs to dry completely). Wash off with lukewarm or cold water, as per your preference.
Lemon juice and barley flour
Take about 4 tbsp of barley flour, add 2 tbsp of lemon juice to it and required amount of water. Mix it well till it gets into paste consistency. Wet your body and apply the paste all over it. Allow it to dry completely. Once dry dab your body with lukewarm water and massage gently in circular motion, giving gentle strokes. Wash it off with cold or lukewarm water.
Neem leaves treatment for acne
If you suffer from acne or any skin related issues then you can add 2 tbs of neem leaves paste to the above mixture. This will help you get rid of all those unwanted bacteria, thereby leaving your skin clean and clear.
To prepare neem leaves paste. Take a bowl full of neem leaves and soak it half glass of water. Leave it for about 30 minutes and then grind it to form a thick paste. Applying only neem leaves to your body or skin can also work wonders on your skin.
Kalonji & lemon juice
Take a tbsp of lemon juice. To this ad about a quarter tbsp of kalonji, also known as nigella seeds oil. Apply this mixture on your face and neck and leave it on for 10-15 minutes. Once it gets a little dry, wash it with lukewarm water. Do this every morning for improving the fairness.
Tomato and lemon oil
Ever wonder how to get fairness with tomatoes? Take a tomato and 2 tbsp of lemon oil. Blend it well, until it gets to a semi liquid state. Empty the mixture in a bowl and apply it on your face and neck. Leave it till it dries and wash off with cold water. This will give an instant glow to your skin and also help in removing acne scars in the long run.
Simply raw milk for fairness
Take 3 tbsp of raw milk in a bowl. Apply this all over your face and neck. Allow it to dry and then wash off with normal water. This tip if followed on a daily basis will help you get a soft, supple and flawless skin with skin whiteness.
Tea & honey
Even the tea leaf juice can be an effective remedy for whitening your skin tone. For this you have to make raw tea without adding sugar. This can be either black tea, chamomile tea or that of tea with fragrance. Take out the tea leaves from it and let it cool down in the room temperature. Now wash your face with this water along with a spoon of honey poured over it.
Vinegar home remedy
Vinegar is one of the important necessary item at your home kitchen without which you won’t get taste of few recipes. Thus home makers always have a habit of keeping it at home. This helps in fighting with the free radicals right at your home. You need to take a glass of water and pour 2 spoons of vinegar in it. Mix it and wash your face with the solution. You can also apply this over your skin with a cotton ball and see the difference after washing it.
Tulsi (Basil) is found to be the best remedy to get rid of sun tan and revive back the fair skin tone. Grind a bunch of Tulsa leaves into a paste and apply it on the face. Wash with lukewarm water after a few minutes.
Chironji or sunflower seeds
Chironji or sunflower seeds are used to make a pack that is found to give a lighter complexion to women with dusky complexion. Soak sunflower seeds in milk with few strands of saffron overnight. Grind and apply on the face every morning. It may take six months to one year, but is proven to turn a dusky tone into a fair tone.
Black urad dal
Black urad dal mixed with almonds and raw milk makes an excellent homemade pack to get a fair skin. Soak the urad dal and almonds in milk overnight. Grind them into a paste and apply it on the face like a pack.
Red lentil and rice
Red lentil and rice also is used to get a fair complexion. Soak and grind equal amount of lentil and rice and apply it on the face.
Sandalwood & rosewater face pack
Take the sandalwood powder in a bowl. Add the rosewater to the sandalwood powder and made as fine paste. Sandalwood has the skin fairness properties. Apply this face mask and washed it off after 20 minutes.
Follow the above tips for gaining glowing and whitening skin.
Saffron and milk pack
It is the best pack for whitening the skin especially the dry skin. It is known as nature’s best cure for most problems of the skin like acne and pimples. It serves as a moisturizer, cleanser and whitener. Raw milk is more effective as a cleanser and whitener. Prepare the pack by mixing a spoon each of saffron and raw milk in a bowl. Massage it on the face in circular movements for about 2 minutes. Then leave it to dry for 15 minutes before rinsing it with water.
Curd and oats pack
It is another good pack for removing age spots, sun tan marks, and pigmentation. Oats is the efficient exfoliator to cleanse the skin by removing the impurities and dead skin deposits on the uppermost layer of the skin. The pack also prevents the breaking out of pimples and acne. Apply the pack on the face and neck by mixing yogurt and oats and wash it after 20 minutes by rubbing it in circular movements.
Orange peel and sandalwood pack
Orange is a rich source of calcium and Vitamin C which are essential for curing the damage caused on the skin by the harmful free radicals. The two ingredients combined together help in getting rid of dark patches and in the treatment of most skin problems. The pack is good for lightening the complexion by exfoliating the skin. Make a paste of thick consistency with one spoon each of sandalwood powder and orange peel powder by adding some water. Massage the paste on the face for 5 minutes. Then wash it off after 15 minutes.
Strawberries and honey face pack
It is an effective remedy to lighten the skin tone. It is useful for all skin types for all age groups and can be used as a daily beauty regime. Make a thick smooth paste by mashing a couple of strawberries and adding some milk and a honey in it. Apply the pack on the face and leave it for 20 minutes before washing it with cold water.
Lemon juice and milk powder pack
It can be used on alternate days to keep the skin glowing, and remove dark patches and sunburn marks. Mix milk powder, honey and lemon juice and make a paste. Apply on the face and leave it for 20 minutes. Massage the face with warm water and then wash it off.
Walnut and milk cream pack
Walnuts are a rich source of antioxidants, vitamin E and B vitamins that help in keeping the skin healthy by decreasing the damage caused by oxidative stress and dead skin cells. It also slows down the process of aging. Milk cream or malai is the age old remedy for moisturizing the skin and in enhancing he skin tone.
Aloe vera gel for glowing fair skin
Most of the people have aloe Vera Gel over their kitchen garden which makes them really easy to accomplish every beauty need. In the present days it has been proved that the Aloe Vera gel also works in a wonderful way to bring fairness over your skin. Due to hyperpigmentation, people gets uneven skin tone and that can make your skin tone darker. But, if you can apply Aloe Vera gel over your skin, getting improvement in overall skin complexion will be ideal.
You have to cut an Aloe Vera leave from the middle and extract the gel from it. Now apply the gel over your skin where you have darkness. Keep this for 30 minutes and then wash away with water.
Papaya face pack for glowing skin
Even the ripe papaya works well to make your skin tone lighter. Since the natural papaya fruit has bleaching property along with variety of healthy nutrients for skin, preferring papaya for getting a fair skin tone will be ideal. Even if you eat ripe papaya once in two days, getting away from all types of skin impurities will be ideal.
You can also apply the ripe papaya over your skin by cutting it into pieces and rubbing the ripe side of it over your skin. Wait for 15 to 20 minutes till it is totally dry. Now wash your face with cold water and watch the difference. Along with fairness, you can also get a glow over your skin.
Cucumber face pack for skin glow
Cucumber is a wonderful fruit that binds the collagen which in turn makes your skin tones and supple. This also creates a light tone over your skin layer once you rub it over your skin. Cucumber can be consumed like salad with your meals and breakfast in order to get an inner glow over your skin type. This face pack not only lightens your face skin but also moisturizes.
There are two type of applying cucumber over your skin. One method is peeling half the cucumber and cut it in round shapes. Now slowly rub the slices over your face to get the juice absorbed by your skin. The slices which have dried up its juices must be thrown away and other fresh sliced must be availed. In the other hand you can also make a pulp of the cucumber by peeling its skin in the vegetable grinder and apply it over your face. The pulp will give you much more juice. Apply them over your face and rest for some time. Wait for the time till your skin dries up and then remove with the cold water.
Rose petal and milk pack for face skin glow and fairness
You must have heard about the wonderful effect of rose water over your skin layer , similarly the rose petals also works in a wonderful way to make your skin beautiful. All you have to do is boil the rose petals and get the rose water which can be applied with a cotton ball over your skin.
Alternatively you can dry some rose petals and make powder out of it. Now do take two tablespoon of milk and dip the dried rose petals powder over it. Apply it over your skin and get wonderful fairness skin in couple of weeks when you do it on alternate days.
If you wish to get an attractive and fair face, there are several ways which you can avail it without spending a lot on cosmetics. Some people might get a good benefit with those cosmetic remedies but some ends up with rashes over the skin. This makes an annoying deal for all those who purchase expensive thing from the market but ends up with disappointment. It is always better to go for the natural remedies instead. If your skin has become dull and tired, the reason will be lack of oxygen. There can be many more reasons for the same problem. But through natural remedies this can treat your dull skin and boost fairness.
Best homemade skin whitening and glow face packs
Potato with lemon face pack to brighten facial skin
You must have been consuming tasty dishes with the help of potatoes. But have you ever thought that this can give your beauty benefits? Yes, potato can be peeled, sliced and get into the pulp form. There after lemon must be used in few drops and applied over the face. This should be kept for 20 minutes and removed.
Almond with banana
You must have known about the banana and almonds separately. But, after combining it you can get a wonderful remedy. Banana has the capacity to increase the elasticity of skin. As this has the wonderful production of skin collagen, getting improved in complexion will be a must. Almond oil in the other hand will provide deep moisturisation. Combine a banana pulp and almond oil 1 spoon and apply on your skin.
Lemon and aloe vera to lighten the face skin
You have to take out the gel from the leaves and take it in a container. Then mix it with lemon. Now apply it over your face and slowly rub it against your skin. Allow it to penetrate inside your skin. After sometime you can see your skin becomes soft and supple. You may or may not wash it with water as this can also be applied after taking bath. The remedy is very suitable for people willing to get white skin.
Turmeric and sandalwood face pack for skin whitening
For fairer and glowing skin, turmeric and sandalwood face pack can be highly effective. These ingredients are known for controlling excess melanin synthesis on the skin and they also nourish the skin which makes the skin healthy and glowing.
Prepare sandalwood paste by rubbing the sandalwood stick on sandstone with water. You will need 1 spoon of sandalwood paste for one time application. Grind 2 inch of turmeric root to make a smooth paste and mix it with the sandalwood paste. Apply the resulting pack onto your face and leave on. Once the pack gets 90% dry, soak your hands in water and rub your skin lightly with the pack. Wash off with plenty of water.
Nutmeg and milk face pack for glowing skin
For an even toned and glowing skin you can try out a face pack made with nutmeg and milk. Nutmeg helps in controlling melanin production and milk has a natural bleaching action on the skin, which helps in removing unnatural skin pigmentation.
Add 1 spoon of nutmeg powder with two spoons of raw cow milk to make a runny pack. Apply this pack onto your cleansed face in layers. You should apply one layer only after the previous layer has dried completely. After the final layer dries out, soak your hands in water and rub your face gently with the pack before washing off with water.
Walnut and milk cream pack for fair glowing skin
Walnut is loaded with antioxidants that can help in improving the natural quality of the skin. Walnut along with milk cream can be helpful to improve the cell regeneration rate of the skin, which can be most effective to give your skin a healthy glow.
Soak 2 full walnuts (without the shell) in clean water for 2 hours. Grind the soaked walnuts to smooth paste and mix it with 1 spoon of fresh milk cream. Apply the resulting pack onto your face and leave on for 20 minutes. Wash off with water by rubbing the pack on your face.
Gram flour and butter milk pack for instant fairness
Want to get fair skin instantly? Try out this gram flour and butter milk face pack. It helps in removing skin tan and also adds a natural glow to the skin. Take 3 spoons gram flour and add sufficient butter milk to it to reach a medium consistency. Apply the resulting pack onto your face and leave on for 15 minutes. After 15 mins soak your hands in water and rub your face lightly with the pack. Let it sit for another 5 minutes on your face and then wash off with plenty of water.
Curd and Tomato face pack for fair and glowing skin
To get instant glow on your face a face pack made from curd and tomato can work amazingly. Tomato adds a good dose of antioxidants instantly to the skin and it helps in clearing tan on the face. Curd on the other hand helps in removing tan and also nourishes the skin with its nutritive ingredients. Curd also nourishes the healthy bacterial population on the skin, which is believed to be the key to healthy glowing skin. Here is how you should prepare this effective curd and tomato face mask for fair and glowing skin.
Take 1/2 of a medium sized tomato and smash it. Squeeze out the juice. You need to add two spoons of the fresh tomato juice with two spoons of homemade sour curd and mix them well. Apply the resulting pack onto your face and leave on for 20 minutes. Wash off with plenty of water and enjoy the instant healthy glow.
Get fair skin with Fuller’s earth and green coconut water pack
You can easily prepare a fairness face pack at home with fuller’s earth and green coconut water. Fuller’s earth helps in controlling over pigmentation and it also removes tan from the skin. Green coconut water on the other hand is well known for its ability to lighten the skin tone.
Soak 2 spoons of fuller’s earth in sufficient water from a green coconut for 10 minutes. Now mix the two well and apply the pack onto your face. Let it get at least 80% dry and then wash off with water, rubbing your face with your hands.
Grape, ginger and honey pack for glowing skin
To get instant glow on your face, you can try out this grape, ginger and honey pack. Grape helps in skin exfoliation and gives healthy antioxidants to the skin. Ginger helps in adding a radiant glow to the face and honey helps in nourishing as well as lightening the skin tone.
Take 6-7 green grapes and smash them to make a paste. You might discard the skin if you want. Add 2 spoons of honey to it and a few drops of fresh ginger juice. Mix all the ingredients properly and apply it onto your cleansed face. Leave on for 10-15 minutes and then wash off with plenty of water. It will give your face instant brightness and glow.
Pineapple juice and Milk powder treatment for fair skin
Pineapple juice has high Vitamin C content that helps in skin peeling, revealing fresh skin cells underneath. Milk powder delivers skin lightening and nourishing effect instantly. Take a few pineapple cubes and squeeze out the juice. Mix this pineapple juice with 2 spoons of milk powder to come up with the right consistency. Apply the pack onto your face and leave on until it gets at least 80% dry. Wash off with water.
Tomato and cucumber face pack for clear skin
Treat your skin with a luminous glow and smooth gliding finish with these kitchen staples. Tomatoes contain lycopene which helps in protecting and shielding your skin against the sun to remove the blemishes and sun dark spots. This natural antioxidant infused fruit heals the skin by penetrating deep within and opens the clogged pores. This will illuminate and bring a natural glow to your face. Cucumbers are long known for their astringent properties as it helps to cool the surface and lightens the skin around eyes. Not just that, it helps in removing excessive oil and avoid pigmentation and blemishes to appear on your skin by effectively improving the complexion.
Strawberry and milk pack for skin lightening
Do you need any more reason to enjoy the succulent strawberry juices and milk pack at the comfort of your home. Add the exotic fruits and mash the strawberries in a juicy form, mix it well with milk and apply it daily for effective results. Strawberries contain ellagic acid which helps in treating acne and blemishes, also repairs skin cells damaged by the UV rays. The content is rich in Vitamin C and folic acid which further helps in regeneration of new skin cells by producing collagen which acts as anti-aging too. You can use this yummy pack twice in a week for effective results.
Banana yogurt and honey pack for fair face
This luxe and rich face pack will feed your face with the added bounty of natural glow and good health, smart switch from cosmetics. The goodness of bananas will help in tightening and clearing away the skin from dirt, impurities and clogged pores. The exfoliator honey acts as anti-aging component thereby turning time and revealing youthful glow to your skin. Further, yogurt will help improve the complexion and illuminate your skin from within by regeneration of new skin cells. Blend all these three items in a blender and apply the aromatic paste on your skin. Leave to dry for about 10-20 minutes and rinse.
Homemade facial cleansers for skin lightening
- Milk Cleanser – Milk is a natural face cleanser that can be used for all types of skin. Dab a piece of cotton ball dipped in raw milk on the face. forehead and neck. Repeat the dabbing two to three times. Leave for some time and then wash it off.
- Gram flour (Besan) & Turmeric Cleanser – is a perfect face washes for oily and combination skin .Make a paste of besan, turmeric and milk and apply it on the face neck and forehead. Was it off with cold water after 2-3 minutes? Milk nourishes the skin and gram flour removes the extra oil and dirty.
- Yogurt & honey cleanser – Yogurt is a good cleanser and toner for dry skin. Take a mixture of yogurt and honey and apply it on the face, neck and forehead. Wash after two minutes with cold water.
- Grated Cucumber for clear fair skin – Grated cucumber is an excellent cleanser and toner for normal skin. A mixture of cucumber juice and yogurt is a good face wash to clean and nourish the skin.
- Rosewater Cleanser – Rosewater can be used on all types of skin. Simply dab rosewater all over the face, neck and forehead before going to bed.
- Vitamin A and Vitamin E for instant skin lightening – Make a solution with warm water, honey and the contents of one capsule of Vitamin E and one capsule of Vitamin A. Apply all over the face neck and forehead and wash after 2 minutes.