Has long working hours and pollution taken a toll on your facial skin? Don’t panic, as we are here to help you out in this distress. To get that smooth skin back, here are a few DIY detox masks which can be easily made from the ingredients available in your kitchen.
1. Mud And Coffee Mask
Mix 1 teaspoon of dry coffee grounds and 2 table spoons of multani mitti in a bowl. According to the sensitivity of your skin, add 1 or ½ teaspoon of apple cider vinegar to it and mix it well. Use your fingers to apply this paste on your face. Wait until it’s dry, and wash it off with warm water. Multani mitti deep cleanses your face and absorbs toxins. Coffee has anti-inflammatory properties which helps in exfoliation. Whereas, Apple cider vinegar helps balance ph level.
2. Charcoal Clay And Coconut Mask
Apply this mask to soothe skin breakouts, irritation and to remove impurities from your skin. Blend 1 table spoons of coconut oil with ½ table spoons of honey and 2 table spoons of charcoal clay. For repairing dehydrated skin, honey is perfect. Apply the mixture on your face, let it dry for 15 minutes and rinse it off with warm water.
3. Parsley Mask
Boil 1tbsp of parsley and let it rest for 15 minutes. Once it cools down, strain the herb and apply it on your face. Thus, toxin from deep under your skin will be flushed out, your skin pores will be cleaned, and you will get a brighter complexion. Parsley mask is also effective in removing sunspots.
4. Honey And Tomato Mask
Mix one teaspoon of honey with 2 table spoons of tomato juice and apply the mixture on your face. Let it stay for 25 minutes and rinse it off with water. Tomato juice will brighten your complexion. Besides, the anti-bacterial properties present in honey will help in removing blemishes.
5. Lemon And Avocado Mask
Mash half of an avocado in a bowl. Now, add 1 table spoons of coconut oil and a few drops of lemon juice to it. The lipids and healthy fats present in the avocado will soften your dry skin. Besides, lemon will remove the dead skin cells. Leave the mask on your face for 20 minutes and wash it off with lukewarm water.