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3 DIY Aloe Vera Face Packs For Dry Skin

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Having dry skin can be a pain, quite literally. It tends to feel stretchy and can make smiling a pain at times. Not to mention that dry skin can actually age faster. However, you can make your own aloe vera face packs to combat dry skin.

Sometimes, due to many reasons, the skin can produce less of its natural oils or sebum. Sebum, if produced in excess, can cause problems like acne or pimples and thereby end up in leaving marks.

But a normal level of oil production in the skin is in fact necessary to ensure that the skin remains soft and supple.

While people with oily skin types face the problem of acne and pimples, people with dry skin have that tight painful sensation on their faces. We assure you though that dry skin is much easier to deal with than oily skin.

aloe vera face packs for dry skin

With dry skin, you just need to ensure that your skin gets an ample amount of hydration, both inside and out.

This means that you need to ensure you drink enough water and, of course, keep in mind the products you use on your skin.

Here, we are sharing with you three amazing face packs that use aloe vera as a base. Have a look.

aloe vera face packs for dry skin

Aloe Vera & Yogurt To Treat Redness
Take 2 tablespoons each of aloe vera and yogurt and mix them up together. Apply it all over your face.

This would help get rid of the flakiness and redness caused by dry skin. Use this pack every day to get that naturally soft skin. An added bonus is how well this pack cools down the skin.

aloe vera face packs for dry skin

Aloe Vera & Turmeric For Radiance
Usual turmeric face packs can be quite drying and make the skin feel even tighter. But not if you add an ingredient like aloe vera to the mix. For this, you need to add aloe vera gel to a pinch of turmeric powder and then use this as a pack. Let it dry completely and then wash it off to reveal that perfect, radiant skin.

aloe vera face packs for dry skin

Aloe Vera & Papaya To Reduce Facial Hair
Papayas contain enzymes that can breakdown hair follicles. Regular usage of this face pack would ensure that you don't have to go in for hair removal treatments in the parlours ever again! For this, mix some aloe vera gel to a chunk of papaya and mash the ingredients thoroughly into a paste. Apply this and leave it on for 15-20 minutes, rinse and pat dry to say goodbye to facial or body hair

Read more about: aloe vera, home remedies, turmeric, papaya
Story first published: Tuesday, September 13, 2016, 15:00 [IST]
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