Detoxifying skin is very important to maintain healthy and perfect skin. However, our skin is exposed to many things in our daily life like sun, pollution, sweat which leads to clogged pores. One of the best ways to protect our skin from open pores is just by using detox mask.
Daily pollution can cause low level irritation on the skin, so it’s better to detox your skin at least twice in a week.But how we can detox our skin? If this is the question you were waiting us to answer, let me tell you that we came with wonderful DIY face masks for your skin detoxifying process.
DIY Face Masks For Skin Detox
Here we go with simple face masks that can help you to detoxify your skin as follows.
1. Cinnamon DIY Face Mask
Cinnamon is loaded with natural astringent properties which help your skin to prevent from fungal and bacterial infections.
Baking soda will fight against certain bacteria and remove dark patches appeared on your skin. It also helps to cleanse your skin deeply and remove dirt from your pores.
Honey helps to get rid of excessive oil on your skin and clean out your pours. This will make your skin smooth and soft.
- One tea spoon of Cinnamon
- ½ table spoon of baking soda
- One table spoon of honey
You Need To Do
Mix all three ingredients in a bowl and apply it all over your face. Massage with your fingers for some time and leave it until it gets dry on its own.
Now wash your face with normal water. Repeat this for twice in a week.
Cinnamon can cause tingling sensation but that will be fine, but if you feel any irritation or itchiness after applying the mask, then wash off immediately.
2. Strawberry Face Mask
If you are looking for face mask which gives you flawless skin then this mask is for you. This mask also helps you to tighten your skin pores and refreshes your tired looking face.
- Handful of strawberries
- One tablespoon of yogurt and honey
- Two table spoon of lemon juice
You Need to Do
Just mash strawberries in a bowl and mix them with little amount of honey and yogurt and then with lemon juice. Now apply this paste as a mask on your face and rinse it off with cold water after few minutes to relieve clear and rejuvenated face.
3. Coffee Mud Mask
You may be unaware that mud or clay has numerous benefits for our skin. It is very effective in treating allergic reactions and protects you from certain toxins from getting absorbed into your skin.
The number of minerals and proteins in mud or clay helps to reduce the loss of natural moisture and keeps your skin hydrated by forming a protective layer on your skin.
Coffee is loaded with number of anti inflammatory and excellent exfoliants which are very helpful for maintaining bright skin.
- 2 teaspoons of clay
- One table spoon of coffee ground
- One table spoon of apple cider vinegar
- Few drops of tea tree oil
You Need to Do
Mix clay and coffee ground in a bowl, then apple cider vinegar and any essential oil and mix it well.
Now, apply this paste as a mask on your face and leave it until it gets dry for about 15-20 minutes.
Once it dries, remove it warm water by rubbing it with your fingers in circular motion.
Then apply light moisturizer on your skin.
4. Chocolate Powder Face Mask
The exfoliating properties and lactic acid content in cocoa powder is very beneficial for your skin and keeps you fresh all day long.
- ½ table spoon of bentonite clay
- ½ table spoon of cocoa powder
- ½ table spoon of maca powder
- 2 table spoons of plain yogurt
- Few drops of essential oil
You Need To Do
Mix all ingredients in a small bowl until it forms a smooth paste. Spread it all over your face and leave it until it gets dry.
Wash it off with warm water by rubbing it over your skin in circular motion.
5. The Honey Spice Face Mask
The anti bacterial and anti oxidant properties in honey will help you get rid of all type of skin problems and makes it soft and smooth. It is like a moisturizing and soothing agent that gives you clear and glowing skin.
- ½ table spoon of raw honey
- 1 table spoon of turmeric
- 1 egg yolk
- 1 ½ table spoon of bentonite clay
- 2 drops of any essential oil
You Need To Do
Mix all ingredients in a small bowl until it forms a smooth paste. Now apply this paste as mask all over your face and allow it to dry for 15-20 minutes. Once it is dried, then wash it off with warm water by rubbing it with your fingers in circular motion.