7 Face Packs For Dry Skin

By: Bindu Gowda
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Skin mirrors your health. It is essential to take good care of your skin for it reflects your beauty and inner health. Dry skin is one the most common skin problems faced by most of us. Some of the reasons of dry skin could be sun exposure, usage of harsh chemicals, dehydration, skin allergies, medication and certain medical conditions such as diabetes. Dry skin is considered unpleasant and definitely needs special care and attention.

We often spend lots on money on various skin treatments and cosmetics to treat dry skin. But nothing works out. It only makes makes our skin look dull and lifeless due to its chemicals. That's when home remedies come to the rescue! Home remedies work wonders in treating dry skin. In today's article, we have listed out few face packs that nourishes and hydrates your skin. Use these face packs once in a week to keep dry and flaky skin at bay naturally.

Papaya And Honey Pack

Papaya is one fruit which nourishes the dry skin. It has plenty of benefits for skin. The vitamin A in papaya rejuvenates the skin, honey hydrates the skin and retains moisture. Mix few chunks of papaya with 1 tablespoonful of honey. Mash it and apply it on skin. Leave it for 15 minutes and wash off with normal water.

Banana And Olive Oil Pack

Banana effectively treats dull and dry skin. It has the property of rejuvenating the damaged skin cells. Olive oil acts as an effective moisturiser. This mixture improves the skin texture and adds a natural glow.

Avocado And Honey Pack

Avocados have plenty of vitamins that nourishes the skin. Mixture of Honey and avocado moisturizes the skin and prevents dry skin. Make a paste of avocado, add a few drops of honey. Apply this mixture on face for 20 minutes and rinse.

Milk And Almond Pack

Almond and milk is yet another popular face pack which makes the dry skin soft and glowing. Soak 4-5 almonds in milk overnight. Grind it the next morning, add some milk to it and apply it on clean face. Rinse after 20 minutes. Use this face mask once in a week for best results.

Saffron And Milk Cream Pack

The expensive spice saffron is known to lighten the skin tone. A mixture of saffron and milk cream nourishes and hydrates it by reducing the dullness. Make a mixture of 2 tablespoonful of milk cream and 4-5 strands of saffron. Apply this mixture on skin and rinse off with normal water. This face mask not only retains moisture but also lightens the skin tone.

Besan And Curd Pack

Besan and curd is a popular face pack used by Indian women to nourish their skin. Besan exfoliates the skin and removes tan, when mixed with curd, it moisturizes the skin. Mix 2-3 tablespoonful of besan with an equal amount of curd. Apply this mixture on face and rinse after sometime. It moisturizes the skin and brightens the face.

 

 

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Story first published: Monday, September 7, 2015, 9:34 [IST]
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