Extremely dry facial skin can be frustrating and painful. If you are also sensitive to a variety of skin care products, then it is difficult to solve the problem. Visiting a salon for a facial treatment can soothe the skin, but it is often expensive and time consuming. Fortunately, there are a wide variety of self-made face masks that can soothe and nourish extremely dry skin. We have put together for you 8 of the best recipes that are easy to make at home.
Face masks to make yourself with avocado and honey
Honey is an excellent home remedy for dry skin because it nourishes the skin and helps reduce wrinkles. However, you should avoid using facial masks with honey if you have red capillaries in the face because it could worsen their condition.
Avocado is another excellent remedy for dry facial skin . Avocados contain a variety of minerals and antioxidants that help to nourish the skin.
Mix half an avocado with 1/4 cup of honey until creamy. Wash the face with a mild detergent and apply this mixture directly to the face with your hands. Leave the mask to work for at least 10 to 20 minutes, then rinse with warm water. Apply moisturizer.
Avocado Almond Oil Mask
For a quick and easy avocado face mask, just puree an avocado and add a few drops of almond oil. Apply this mixture to the face and let it work for as long as possible, then rinse with cold water.
Yogurt honey mask
Mix half a cup of natural yoghurt with 1 tbsp of honey. Once these two are combined, crush and add 1/4 of a ripe banana. Apply the thick paste to the face and neck. Let it work for 10 minutes, then rinse with cold water.
Face masks to make with egg
Combine one egg yolk with 1 tbsp warm vegetable oil. In another bowl mix 1/2 tsp water with 1/2 tsp lemon juice. Slowly add this mixture to the egg yolk vegetable oil mix. Apply 3 coats to the face and neck with a clean make-up brush, leaving to dry after each coat. Let the mask work for 10 to 15 minutes, then rinse with warm water, followed by rinsing with cold water. Use this mask twice a week for four to six weeks.
Egg honey facial mask against dry skin
The egg white from an egg in a small bowl, and stir until it starts to thicken easily. Add 1 teaspoon honey and 1 teaspoon sunflower oil and mix well. Apply the mixture to the face and leave for 15 minutes. Rinse with warm water.
Banana Yogurt Mask
Put 2 bananas, 1 tablespoon of honey and 1/2 cup of yogurt in a blender. Mix the ingredients until a creamy paste is formed. Apply to the face, leave for 20 minutes or until it dries. Rinse with warm water.
Cucumber Aloe vera mask
Peel the cucumber and remove seeds. Cut the cucumber into small pieces, place in a food processor with 2 tablespoons of aloe vera. Mix until the mixture becomes a smooth paste. Apply to the face and leave for 30 minutes. Wash mask with cold water.
Butter and mango yolk mask
Remove the skin from a mango and cut into small pieces. Add the mango pieces, 1 tablespoon unsalted butter, 1 egg yolk, 1/2 teaspoon chamomile oil and 1/2 teaspoon apricot oil in a blender and mix until a smooth paste is formed. Leave the mixture on the face for 10 to 15 minutes.
Put 2 tbsp white clay kaolin, 1 tbsp corn flour, 1 tbsp wheat germ oil and 1 tbsp apricot oil in a small bowl. Mix all ingredients together with plenty of water until a creamy substance is formed. Apply the mixture to the face and leave for 15 to 20 minutes. Then wash with warm water. Wash face with cold water to stop the effect. Apply a moisturizer to seal the moisture in the skin.