Homemade Skin Packs To Try With Orange Peel

We have all heard of how great it is to consume oranges for the skin. But here's how you can use orange peel for your skin with the help of these skin packs!

By: Rima Chowdhury
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Oranges are in the season that can promise to give you a healthy body and also make your skin glow. What about orange peel? Even the peel is known to provide the skin with vast benefits. Listed here are skin packs you could make with orange peel, read along.

It not only forms an essential part of the diet, but oranges have always been there to take care of your skin effectively. Due to the high amount of Vitamin C in oranges, they form to be an essential part of your everyday skin care routine.

Apart from Vitamin C, oranges or their peels also contain a high amount of antioxidants and hence the fruit/peel can be used in skin packs and masks that will help to give you a brighter and more clear skin in no time.

Orange peel contains antibacterial and antimicrobial properties that make it great for treating acne and oily skin. It also works as a skin-lightening agent as well.

If you are wanting to know how to use orange peel for skin in your daily skin care routine, here are a few ways to do it.

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1. Orange Peel And Almond Scrub

Orange peel and almond scrub not only helps to pull out the toxins from the body, but also helps to give you a fresh, radiant skin. Peel one orange and allow the peels to get dried under the sun. Now, crush the dried peels and add 10-20 almonds in a blender. Grind the peel as well as the almonds together to make a grainy scrub. Use this every day with the help of milk to get a clear complexion. If needed, you can also massage your face with this mixture by adding some honey to it.

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2. Orange Peel And Yogurt

Orange peel and yogurt is an excellent skin pack that works on the fine lines and wrinkles on the face. It helps to exfoliate your skin and pulls out dead skin cells from the face. Take some orange and peel out the skin. Dry the orange peel under the sun and grind it in a blender to make a powder. Now, add this powder in one cup of yogurt and massage it on the face in a circular motion. Wait for sometime and wash off with cold water.

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3. Orange Peel Sugar Scrub

This orange peel sugar scrub helps to keep your skin fresh and clear at all times. This scrub is extremely beneficial for dehydrated and dry skin. Take a bowl and add some sugar and grate some orange peel. Now, add one spoon of coconut oil and one spoon of honey and mix all the ingredients well. Apply and scrub with this mixture and wash off with lukewarm water.

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4. Orange Peel And Milk Face Mask

Orange peel and milk face mask helps to keep your skin clear, hydrated and fresh. It works as a great skin-lightening treatment and is the best skin pack you can prepare with orange peel. Also, it works against acne and large-sized pores on the face. Take two spoons of orange peel powder and mix it with some milk or milk cream. Add one spoon of coconut oil and massage your face with this mixture properly. Allow the mixture to stay on the face for 15 minutes and then wash off with cold water.

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5. Orange Peel And Neem Leaves

A combination of orange peel and neem leaves helps to effectively work on acne-prone skin. This skin pack with orange peel works great on sensitive, oily and acne-prone skin. Take some orange peel and make a powder of it. Now, take some neem powder and make a paste by adding some coconut oil to it. Mix both the ingredients together and apply it on the face to experience the best results.

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Story first published: Wednesday, December 14, 2016, 15:04 [IST]
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