Best Face Mask For Sensitive Skin
Having a sensitive skin always keeps you on your toes. You are always extra careful while choosing your cosmetics or skincare products, and usually find yourself sticking to baby products for the basics cause they are supposedly milder than other products. Sensitive skin means frequent unexpected occurrence of breakouts or rashes or other skin problem. Even when it comes to makeup you have to careful to not apply any brand, and find the only brand that suits your skin can become quite a headache.
So instead of searching around for artificial skincare products why not try out a few homemade natural DIY masks that will help fight your skin problems without the effect of any harsh chemicals. These are simple and you can make them in a matter of minutes, and the ingredients are either easily available or are already present in your kitchen.
Honey, Banana and Oatmeal Mask
You will need, ½ smashed banana, 1tbsp of oats, 1tbsp of honey. Mix these ingredients and apply on your face. Leave it on for 15-20 minutes and then wash off.
Oatmeal cleans the skin acting as a very gentle exfoliator, Banana contains Vit-A and Honey helps to maintain the PH balance of the skin, keeping it moisturized.
This one is rather simple but extremely effective. Its helps to soothe sunburned, irritated skin. Yoghurt’s anti bacterial content, helps to fight skin problems, it works as a natural anti-tan/bleach pack plus it helps to keep the skin moisturized.
Just take a spoonful of plain yoghurt and rub it all over your face ( make sure you have washed your face first like always). Let it dry on your face an then wash it off. You will notice an instant soft glow on your face and the skin will feel moisturized and supple to touch (almost like a baby’s skin).
Vit E oil, Raw Honey and Nutmeg Powder Mask
This mask might help those suffering from Eczema. If you don’t want any over the counter medication or lotion that you might not be sure of, then try this natural concoction.
For this you will need, Vit E oil(u can get them in capsules) , Ground nutmeg powder 1tsp and Honey 1tsp. Mix all the ingredients and an apply on your face. And wash off with lukewarm water. If possible try and get raw organic honey for this mask. They work the best.
Nutmeg has powerful anti-inflammatory property which can soothe painful and irritated skin and can help relieve painful itching from Eczema or other skin conditions. It also removes blackheads, closes pores and acts a mild skin buffer. Leaves your skin looking and feeling smooth. It also helps to reduce scars or acne marks. Honey as we all know is a powerful antioxidant plus has anti-bacterial and anti-fungal properties. Which eliminates the allergy causing factors rapidly. And Vit E oil which gets easily absorbed in the skin heals the skin and provides relief against irritation and itchiness.
Honey Lavender Mask
Just take a tablespoon of honey and add one drop of Lavender Essential Oil in this. First dampen your face with warm water and then apply this all over your face and neck. Leave it on for 15 minutes and wash off with warm water.
These were some of the natural face masks you can easily try at home. Do let me know if they worked. J
Which mask are you thinking of trying?
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