Dry skin, reduces the skin glow and beauty. Dry skin women should think and treat their skin different from other skin types. Women look for natural products and some easy homemade face packs for dry skin. Dry skin has low levels of sebum and inability to retain moisture contributes to the parched look of your skin. You need to cleanse tone and moisturize your skin daily to improve its texture.
Dry skin is exhaustively itchy, ruddy, rough like pumice and often patchy. Dry skin can be caused by a genetic condition that is called ichthyosis. Some physiological changes as well as medical conditions that develop in people tend to cause dry skin. Medical conditions such as high blood pressure, acne and cholesterol – lowering drugs.
Fruits contain vitamins and some very natural homemade face packs for dry skin can be made from fruits. Fruits like bananas, papaya, peach and avocado can work wonders for dry skin. Homemade face packs for dry skin will help locking in moisture in the skin.
Banana face packs
The banana has moisturizing properties which are extremely good for people who have dry skin. Mash the banana. Add some drops of honey and two tablespoons of plain yoghurt in it. Mix them well and apply it on your face and neck. Avoid sensitive area around your eyes. Leave it for about 15-20 minutes and wash off with water. You may also add some oat paste to exfoliate your skin. This removes dead skin cells.
Butter face packs
Prepare a paste of little bit of butter and few drops of water into it. Apply this paste on your dry skin and leave it for 30 minutes. Then rinse it with cold water.
Papaya face packs
Papaya is rich in vitamin A and C that treats lines, wrinkles, dull skin at bay by producing more collagen. Cut small papaya cubes and add some honey and also add raw milk in it. Mix them well to become into a fine paste. Apply this paste on your face and neck. Leave it until it dries, then wash away with water.
Avocado face packs
Mash avocado to get into a creamy paste out of it. Apply the pack on your face for half an hour and rinse it with lukewarm water. Then wash with cold water.
Sandalwood and rose water pack
Sandalwood and rose water pack makes the skin smooth and clean and fair. Mix them well to make a smooth and thick paste. Clean the skin with lukewarm water and pat it dry. Then apply this paste on your face and neck. Leave it for about 15 minutes and wash off with water.
Cabbage face packs
Take some cabbage leaves and mash them to get juice from it. Add 10 drops of honey and a small amount of yeast to that juice. Apply this on your face and neck. Leave it for about 30 minutes and then wash off with warm water. Then rinse with cold water.
Onion face packs
Onion pack is not very popular and as many of us cannot tolerate its strong odor. Take 2 teaspoons of onion extract with honey. Apply the pack on your face. It will remove wrinkles and give beautiful skin.
Egg yolk face packs
This pack helps to hydrate and moisturize your skin. Take 1 egg yolk, half tablespoon of natural organic honey, 1 tablespoon of olive oil, and half teaspoon of lemon juice. Mix them well and apply it on your clean face for 10 -15 minutes. Wash your face with warm and then with cold water.
Cucumber face pack
Cucumber has a high cooling effect that makes it soft and supple and soothing it. Mash cucumber and some sugar into it and re-fridge it for some time. Apply it on your face and leave it for 10 minutes. Rinse with cold water.
Wheat flour face packs
Take small quantity of wheat flour and mix milk, cream and rose water into it. Apply this pack on your skin and rub this pack to remove the dead cells. You may also try this. Take 1 tablespoon of mayonnaise, 4 teaspoons of gram flour, and 4 teaspoons of honey. Blend the ingredients and apply the pack on your face and body. Leave the pack for 30 minutes and massage it off. Then wash with water.
Carrot facial pack
Carrots are rich in vitamin A. Take 2-3 carrots and blend juice from it. Add a half tablespoon of honey into it. Mix 2 tablespoons of fresh carrot juice and 1 tablespoon of honey. Apply this pack on your face and neck. Leave it for about 10 minutes and wash off with lukewarm water. It helps in peeling and dullness on the skin.
Almond and milk pack
Almonds help in making dry skin soft and glowing. Soak 3-4 almonds in milk. After that peel and grind them. Mix this paste with some milk to make a smooth paste. Apply the pack and leave it for about 10-15 minutes. Rinse it off with lukewarm water.
Besan and curd pack
Gram flour, nothing but beans and curd can beat dry skin better. Honey helps to moisturize it. Mix 3-4 teaspoons of besan with equal amount of curd and honey. Make them into smooth and thick pack. Apply on the skin and leave it for 15-20 minutes. Then wash it off with lukewarm water.