Dark and dull skin can take away the natural charm from your skin. Sun exposure, harsh weather and aging add further to the damage. But there are ways you can restore the lost charm and flaunt your flawless skin with these DIY skin lightening face packs. Don’t wait. Just go ahead and try the one you like the most. It cannot get easier than this.
1. Tomato And Gramflour Face Pack
Gram flour – 1 tbsp
Tomato Pulp – 1 tbsp
Lycopene rich tomatoes offer a perfect rosy complexion and aid skin lightning. It has cooling properties that soothes sunburns. Its astringent properties tightens the pores on skin. Natural acids in tomatoes regulate oil production on skin. It can also help clear acne and fight premature aging. Gram-flour can gently exfoliate your skin. Mix tomato pulp with gram-flour to make an effective skin lightening mask. Make a fine paste and use it 2-3 times a week for best results.
2. Honey And Milk Face Pack
Honey – 1 tbsp
Raw milk – 1 tbsp
This is an extremely easy to make pack and it can leave you with naturally glowing skin within minutes. Although it can be used by all skin types but it is best suited for dry skin. Honey being an anti-bacterial and moisturizer will impart natural glow to the skin. Milk will act as a super cleanser and its nutrients will bestow nourishing youthfulness to the skin. Just mix a tablespoon each of honey and raw milk to make a smooth face pack and apply on skin for 15-20 minutes. Wash with cool water. Use it regularly for best results.
3. Almond Oil And Banana Face Pack
Banana – 1
Almond oil – 4-5 drops
Bananas boosts collagen production thereby making skin supple and improving its elasticity. Almond oil too offers amazing skin benefits. It has anti-inflammatory properties that soothes skin rashes, sun-burns and other skin inflammations. This pack can be made by mashing a well ripened banana and adding a few drops of almond oil to it. The deep-nourishing properties of this face pack will also treat dark circles, improving blood circulation and protecting the skin against sun’s UV rays thereby brightening skin and making it flaunt worthy.
4. Potato And Lemon Face Pack
Potato – 1
Lemon Juice – from 1 lemon
Potato pulp and juice has been an age old remedy for hyperpigmentation, dark circles, dark spots, removing blemishes and skin lightening. Being rich in Vitamin C, it deeply nourishes the skin and brings the glow. Lemon being a natural bleaching agent compliments this face pack and makes it an instant skin lightening solution. Lemon also helps in deep cleansing of skin, getting rid to suntan and dead-skin removal. Just grate a peeled potato to make a smooth pulp. Squeeze juice of a lemon on it and mix well. Apply the face pack on clean face and wash off with cool water after 15-20 minutes.
5. Turmeric And Cucumber Face Pack
Cucumber juice – 2 tsp
Turmeric powder – ½ tsp
Benefits of turmeric for skin are well known. Anti-bacterial properties of turmeric keeps skin eruptions and acne at bay. Cucumber has skin soothing and astringent properties. Both these ingredients make a perfect combination for those looking to lighten the skin and get a flawless glow. Just mix 1/4th spoon of organic turmeric powder in 2 teaspoonful of cucumber juice. Apply on face and massage for a few minutes. Let it dry. Wash off with cool water after 15-20 minutes. You can use this face pack on daily basis. Only within a few days of regular use you will be able to notice reduced pigmentation and lighter skin tone.
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