Chocolate is great for our taste buds and also for our beauty. It has anti-oxidant properties and reduces signs of ageing. Dark chocolate or cocoa powder work best when it comes to skin care. Chocolate hydrates skin and keeps it soft. It also helps in reducing pigmentation.
Chocolate and Milk Face Pack
2 bars of dark chocolate
2/3 cup milk
1 tsp. sea salt
3 tbsp. brown sugar
Mix milk, sea salt and brown sugar in a bowl. Melt the chocolate in microwave/boiler. Add the chocolate to the milk mixture and mix properly. Let it cool down a bit and apply on your face immediately otherwise it will harden. Leave it on your face until the pack becomes hard. Wash-off with your favourite face wash. You will love your clean and moisturized skin.
Cocoa and Honey Face Pack
1/2 cup unsweetened Cocoa powder
1/2 cup honey
For dry skin- 2 tbsp. Oatmeal + 3 tbsp. cream
For oily skin- 2 tbsp. gram flour (besan) + 3 tbsp. yogurt
Take the ingredients as per your skin type, in a blender and make a smooth paste. Apply this chocolaty treat on your face and leave it for 15-20 minutes. Do not lick and wash off with lukewarm water.
Cocoa and Coffee Face Pack
4 tbsp. coffee (filter or instant)
4 tbsp. unsweetened Cocoa Powder
8 tbsp. cream (dry skin) or yogurt (oily skin)
2 tbsp. honey (dry skin) or lemon juice (oily skin)
Now do the same task of mixing all the ingredients together. Follow up by the arduous application on face and get ready to wait till the pack dries up. Finally rinse off with lukewarm water.
Cocoa and Clay Face Pack
1 tsp. unsweetened cocoa powder
1 tsp. Fuller’s earth/Multani mitti
A pinch of turmeric powder
Mix all the ingredients together to make a smooth paste. Slather on face and wait for 15 minutes. Rinse your face with warm water. With regular usage, this pack will make your skin super soft and radiant.
Cocoa and Tea Face Pack
1 tsp. cocoa powder
1 tsp. tea leaves
1 tsp. raw milk
Mix cocoa powder in a little water to make a smooth paste. Boil tea leaves in water and strain it when the leaves impart colour. Add 2 tsp. of tea-water to cocoa paste and add milk. Apply on face and leave for 20 minutes. Wash off with lukewarm water. This pack has anti-ageing benefits. It reduces fine lines and wrinkles.
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