Combination skin has to face the problems of both dry and oily skin. This type of skin has oily T-zone and rest of the face tends to be dry. Such skin type is hard to take care of but everything is easy with home remedies. I’ve compiled these recipes for you from WiseShe . Most of these were given by our DIY queen Ruhee
Chironji Face Pack for Combination Skin
Sandalwood powder has unique qualities- it removes your dry patches and also checks the excessive production of oil in your problematic T-zone. It helps keeping skin look glowing and bright. Rose water is mildest of astringent and checks occasional zits and acne. It also moisturizes your skin and keeps it hydrated. Chironji is a rich source of fatty acids and helps in getting rid of pigmentation and old scars. Over a period of time this mask will give you a uniform skin texture.
- 1 teapoon Chandan Powder
- Rose water as per need
- 1 teaspoon Chironji powder
Make Chironji powder as described earlier. In one clean saucer take 1 teaspoon of Chironji, to it add sandalwood powder and rose water to get a creamy consistency. Apply it all over your face avoiding under eyes and lips areas. After 20 minutes wipe it off using a damp cloth and pat your face dry.
Orange juice & Sandalwood Powder
This is a great idea to use oranges in your beauty ritual every weekend. Make a paste of orange juice, sandalwood powder and rose water. Apply it on your face and leave for 15 minutes. Wash off to discover instant and refreshing skin.
Saffron face Pack for Combination Skin
Kesar needs moisture to release its flavor and magical qualities and lighten complexion. Once it comes in contact with milk, rest assured that you are going to get the most out of it. Kesar helps skin to maintain its radiant shine and smooth texture. Its regular usage brightens the complexion and clears dark spots as well. Besan helps in the removal of dead skin cells which leads to skin rejuvenation. Using besan regularly will make your skin smoother, softer and tighter. It is also used for facial hair removal and is a natural remedy to remove ugly blemishes and spots from the skin. Milk is a power house of the beauty. It is known since ages to keep skin healthy and soft like silk. Milk evens-out the skin tone and improves its texture over a period of time.
- 4-5 strands of Kesar.
- 1 teaspoon of besan.
- 2 teaspoon of milk
Put strands of Kesar in lukewarm milk and let kesar be infused with milk for 3-4 hours so that the colour of milk turns into a yellowish one.
Mash Kesar strands properly so that it gets mixed with the milk.
Now to it add besan so that you can get a creamy consistency to apply the pack easily on your face.
Apply this pack properly on your face and let it be dry for 15 minutes.
Now wipe this pack with a moist cloth and pat your face dry.
Dal Face Pack for Combination Skin
This pack will give you soft and smooth skin.
This pack is very simple. Take some masoor dal and soak it overnight. Next day make a smooth paste of it and add rosewater, glycerin and almond oil. Apply the pack on your face and neck. Leave it for 15 minutes and then wash it off with cold water. Skin feels soft and supple immediately.
Marigold Face Pack for Combination Skin
Marigold is a natural moisturizer and helps keeping wrinkles at bay. It clears blemishes also. Curd removes tan and deep cleanses the skin. Chandan powder helps in tightening the pores and clarifying the skin.
- 10-12 Marigold flower petal.
- ½ teaspoon of curd.
- ½ teaspoon of Chandan Powder
Crush flower petals finely and take it in a bowl.
To it add curd and chandan powder.
Make it into a creamy consistency and apply it all over your face except under eye and lips area.
After 15-20 minutes rinse it off using luke-warm water.
Papaya Face Pack for Combination Skin
Papaya pulp tightens pores and clear blemishes. Besan enhances complexion and remove tan. Milk creame cleanses the skin and also keep it soft and supple.
- 1 teaspoon Papaya Pulp.
- 1 teaspoon Malai/ Milk-creame.
- 1 teaspoon of Besan.
Mix Papaya pulp, Malai and besan to form a creamy consistency. Apply this mask all over your face leaving under eye and lips area. Let it stand on your face for 15-20 minutes and then scrub it off using lukewarm water.
Watermelon Face Pack for Combination Skin
The best part of this face pack is that it really feels nice and cool the moment you apply it. Mint, Watermelon and Rosewater gives the much needed hydration to the skin while deeply cleaning it. The purpose of adding Maize in this pack is that it add roughage to this pack that scrub off the dead skin layer from your face. Multani Mitti absorbs the excess sebum produced by the skin and also clears acne as well. This pack is suitable for all skin types.
- 3-4 pieces of Watermelon.
- Mint leaves.
- Multani Mitti
- Rose Water
Take a piece of Watermelon and squeeze juice from it, you can also add pulp if you want.
Now take a Maize, wash it and grate it so that you get about 1 teaspoon of finely grated Corn.
Take Mint leaves, wash them thoroughly and let them dry. Once they dry make powder of it and store in an air tight jar.
Take about half a teaspoon of Watermelon juice and pulp in a bowl and to it add 1 teaspoon of grated Corn.
Now add half teaspoon of Mint leaves powder in it.
Then add half a teaspoon of Multani Mitti in it. If you need you can also add 5-6 drops of Rose Water in it.
Mix this pack well and keep this pack in refrigerator for 8-10 minutes so that it feel cool while you let it stand on your face.
Apply it evenly on your face leaving under-eye and lips area.
Now take two cotton wool swab soaked in Rose Water and place them on your eyes.
After 20-25 minutes scrub this pack off with chilled water and pat your face dry.
Have you tried any of these face packs?
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