As you make your time joyous involving in countless activities this summer, don’t forget to treat your skin with fruits for a refreshing and rejuvenating feel. Replace the act of sitting in a beauty salon for hours and try on these fruit facials at home to have a great care for your skin. The best part about these facials mentioned below is that there is no chemical intervention and they are natural secrets for flawless skin.
Banana: Mash ripe banana until it becomes creamy. Apply it on your face and neck area. Apply it thick and leave it as it is for 15 minutes, then rub down with circular movements. Give it a slight massage and rinse off with cold water.
You will be surprised to see banana’s effect on skin. They will make your skin smooth and glowing.
Avocado: Avocados are not only enjoyed for its wonderful taste but its extracts when applied on your face can act as a great facial mask. There are countless benefits that you can enjoy making use of avocado. It reduces marks and wrinkles, acts as dark circle correctors, apt for acne and provides soft and supple skin. Simply mash the fruit and apply on your face and massage thoroughly. Wash your face with cold water after 20 minutes. You can also add honey to the mashed avocado (if desired).
Tomato honey mask: Blanch two or three tomatoes and add some honey to it, don’t mix water. Make a thick paste and apply on your face. Leave it on for 15 minutes and wash off as it gets sticky.
Lightening your skin tone, you will have the blemishes fade away. It also helps in skin discoloration, hyper pigmentation and lightens acne scars.
Papaya: This is one such fruit type that has long been used for making facial masks. Packed with healing enzymes, it treats sunburned or irritated skin easily. Plain papaya makes a soothing and refreshing mask. Since the extracted pulp will be watery, there are chances for it to drip, so lie down as you apply. Avoiding the eye area, apply and massage.