Try These DIY Face Masks to Have Your Skin Looking Its Best

Looking after your skin is important and when it comes to skincare, its no secret; a good face mask can make all the difference. Homemade face masks are just as effective, if not more beneficial for your skin – than the ones bought at the store.

Whatever skin type you are there is a natural face mask out there for you! Here are some of our favourite face mask recipes, guaranteed to have your skin looking radiant and glowing in no time.

Nutmeg, Honey & Cinnamon Mask

This face mask is great to use if you suffer from redness or are prone to acne breakouts. Honey is a natural antibacterial and humectant (locks in moisture), meaning it will help sterilise any inflammation within the skin, caused by breakouts. Nutmeg is also known to help reduce swelling and redness – helping improve and prevent future breakouts from resurfacing.

Honey & Citrus Mask

The citrus in this face mask will instantly have your skin looking radiant and glowing. For this mask you can use lemons or oranges or if you like, you can use both. Vitamin C is known to fight off free radicals, which damage healthy skin cells and promote the appearance of fine lines and wrinkles.

If you don’t include Vitamin C into your everyday skincare routine, now is the time to start. Vitamin C helps promote the production of collagen in your skin, giving a more youthful appearance    while, also helping repair damaged skin cells.

Avocado & Egg White Mask

With avocados oil-fighting powers and egg, whites pore tightening properties – this face mask is the perfect acne fighting face mask for oily or acne prone skin. Avocados are naturally rich in lecithin which helps increase the elasticity in the skin, also helping the skin retain its and lock in moisture.

This mask will help balance an over active T-zone area, while helping reducing the appearance of large pores.

Coffee & Cocoa Mask

Coffee and cocoa masks are known to help reduce signs of puffiness in the face while also working on brightening a dull complexion. Coffee acts as a natural buffer helping remove any dead skin or dryness in the skin. Antioxidants found in cocoa help to reduce the signs of ageing, revealing a glowing and smooth complexion.

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Branka Duric

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