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DIY Natural Face Masks-for a glow like never before!

We all have had our fair share of bad skin days, waking up on a pleasant day but our skin not doing justice to it. It’s quite unfair when the only thing we want to do is bask in the sun and take some selfies for the Gram. Don’t you worry, we got you covered on how to tackle this situation head on; without having to invest a lot of time and money for a trip to the salon which can be quite an awful idea on a sluggish day. Make your skin happy and get those sun-kissed pictures in the comfort of your humble abode. 

  • Oatmeal mask:

  • Benefit: Hydration

    What you need: 3 tablespoons dried oats, 1 tablespoon organic honey, 1 tablespoon whole milk

    This concoction is a great alternative to moisturizer. Honey is full of natural hydrating and nourishing agents which helps the skin retain moisture to its natural pH level without making it super oily. Honey also eliminates the appearance of scars and dark spots. Oatmeal has amino acids which are necessary for healthy skin, plus it acts as an exfoliator. Lactic acid rich milk brightens the skin by gently removing dry dead skin cells. 


    1. Blend all the ingredients in a blender until smooth paste.
    2. Gently apply the mixture on your face.
    3. Let it sit for 20 minutes before rinsing it off with warm water.
    4. Pat your face dry with a soft towel.

  • Avocado Mask:

  • Benefit: Nourishment

    What you need: ½ ripe avocado, ½ ripe banana

    Oleic acid in avocados help rude inflammation. Bananas are rich in vitamin A and E and unsaturated fats which make your skin supple, soft and bouncy. This mask leaves your skin looking nourished and fresh.


    1. Mash the avocado and banana in a bowl and mix them into a paste without leaving lumps.
    2. Apple directly on your skin in an even layer.
    3. Leave it on for 15-20 minutes before rinsing with warm water.
    4. Pat your skin dry with a soft towel.

  • Strawberry Mask:

  • Benefit: Exfoliation

    What you need: Fresh strawberries, 3 tablespoons organic honey, 1 tablespoon olive oil 

    Strawberries are rich in anti-oxidants and vitamin C. They also have alpha hydroxy acids which help in exfoliating the skin by giving a tingling sensation.


    1. Mix all the ingredients in a smooth paste.
    2. Apple evenly on your face for 15 minutes.
    3. Wash with warm water and pat dry with a soft towel.

  • Egg White Mask:

  • Benefit: Minimizes pores

    What you need:  1 egg white, 1 teaspoon of fresh lemon juice, ½ teaspoon honey

    Egg white, as we all know, is jampacked with proteins. It helps tightens the pores and thus proves to be anti-ageing. Lemons have vitamin C which fights off any acne-causing bacteria on the surface of the skin while simultaneously eliminating discoloration of the skin. Honey is antiseptic but at the same time provides nourishment to balance the tautness. This combo is one of the best for toning and tightening the skin.


    1. Whisk the egg white and lemon together till the mixture becomes frothy.
    2. Add honey to it and blend it well with the other ingredients.
    3. Open your pores by steaming your face or washing it with warm water before applying the mask.
    4. Let the mask dry for 15-20 minutes.
    5. Wash with warm water and pat your skin dry with clean soft towel. 

  • Turmeric Mask:

  • Benefits: Fights bacteria

    What you need: 2 tablespoon turmeric, 3 tablespoon lemon juice

    Benefits of turmeric are widely known by everyone all around the world. In Ayurveda, turmeric is defined as the cure to all skin and health related issues. It is full of antioxidants and also act as an anti-inflammatory. The medical properties of turmeric helps in reducing blemishes. 


    1. Mix turmeric and lemon juice together till it turns into a soft paste.
    2. Apple this on your face for 15 minutes till it completely dries.
    3. Rinse with warm water and pat your skin dry with a soft towel.
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