Who thought applying curd/yogurt with a few kitchen ingredients could be a solution to all your skin woes? Well, it is Yogurt is rich in lactic acid and anti-bacterial properties which can keep all your skin woes at bay and help you achieve glowing, flawless skin which you’ve always dreamt of. So, here are five easy and all natural curd masks for your every skin problem.
1. Honey To The Rescue
Got dull and dry skin? Honey to the rescue! Honey is loaded with anti-oxidants, that will lighten, brighten and nourishes your skin. Start off by mixing 1 tsp honey with 1 tbsp of besan and one teaspoon of curd. Apply the mask and leave it on for 15-20 minutes before washing your face with lukewarm water.
2. Oatmeal, Anyone?
Love eating oatmeal? Well, we bet your skin loves it too! Apart from being a great breakfast meal, Oatmeal is also great for your skin. So, if you’ve any skin woes, then this face mask is your best bet. Simply, mix one tsp of yogurt with 1 tsp oatmeal and 1 tsp of honey. Apply it on your face and let it sit until dry. Wash it off with cold water and pat dry.
3. Lemon Juice Does The Trick!
Lemon’s antibacterial properties help reduce the appearance of blemishes to maintain flawless skin. It also has bleaching qualities which will lighten and brighten your skin. Add 1 tsp of lemon juice to a tablespoon of curd. Apply it on your face and let it sit for 15-20 minutes. Rinse it off with cold water.
4. Good Old Turmeric
Turmeric helps in enhancing your skin’s texture and makes it soft. Add some turmeric powder in your usual face mask and voila, hello to glowing, baby soft skin! Start off by mixing 2 tbsp of sandalwood powder with one tablespoon of turmeric powder and 2 teaspoons of curd. Apply it onto your face and let it sit for 15-20 minutes. Rinse it off with cold water.
5. Oh, Bananas!
Banana has super hydrating, nourishing and skin tightening properties. It also acts as an astringent to reduce the appearance of fine lines and wrinkles. Add one tablespoon of curd and one tsp of lemon juice to mashed banana. Apply it on your face and let it sit until dry. Wash it off with cold water and voila, hello to baby soft skin.