Wow! Skin Care With Alcohol? Read How To Use It At Home!

Oh yes! You heard it right! Alcohol can now be a part of your regular skincare routine. All kinds of alcohols like whiskey, vodka and more can be mixed with natural skin care ingredients to prepare skin masks and pastes that work amazing on the skin.

Alcohol-based skin care masks and pastes can be used on all skin types. We are not talking about wine facial or an alcohol-based salon service. The ones recommended here can be prepared and applied on your skin if you have an alcohol collection at home. If not, you can get a tester bottle of the one you pick, prepare it at home and then apply it on the skin.

alcohol based recipes for skin

The foremost benefit from alcohol-based skin care routine is you get a glowing skin in no time. Also, those suffering from acne or ageing skin issues can use alcohol-based masks and packs. Take a look at the following alcohol-based skin masks or pack recipes, get all the required ingredients and try them this weekend.

Even one-time application of these alcohol-based skin masks and packs, in a week, on a regular basis, can make a big difference on the skin.

Curd + Lemon Juice + Whiskey

1 tablespoon of hung curd
1 lime (squeezed into juice)
3-5 tablespoons of whiskey

  • First, mix the whiskey and lime juice.
  • Add the hung curd at the end and make a thick paste.
  • Apply it all over your face and neck. This can be applied on the hands and feet as well.
  • Leave it for some time and wash.

Tequila, Coconut Oil, Brown Sugar + Lemon Juice

5 tablespoons of tequila
2 tablespoons of coconut oil
1 teaspoon of brown sugar powder (optional)
1 lime (squeezed into juice)

  • Mix the oil, tequila and lime juice.
  • Add the brown sugar powder at the end, if you want an exfoliator. Exfoliator is required for those having skin pore problems.
  • Apply it on the face, neck and body, using a cotton pad. If you prepared an exfoliator, apply it with your hands.
  • Wash with tepid water.

Milk + Whiskey

2 tablespoons of raw milk
2 tablespoons of whiskey

  • Mix the raw milk and whiskey in an equal proportion. Wash your face with this mix. Go for a mild moisturizer.
  • As milk and whiskey together show an instant result, you can use this especially before occasions or celebrations.

Egg, Milk Powder + Whiskey

1 egg white
2 teaspoons of milk powder
3-5 tablespoons of whiskey

  • Beat the egg white into a paste.
  • Add the milk powder and whiskey, one after the other.
  • Mix the three ingredients well into a mask form.
  • Apply it on the face and neck. Wait for 15 minutes until it completely dries off. Wash with cold water.

Honey, Curd + Wine

1 teaspoon of raw honey
1 tablespoon of hung curd
6-8 tablespoons of wine

  • Among wine, the best one to go for is red wine.
  • Mix the wine and honey first.
  • Next, add the curd and mix it to a paste.
  • Coat your skin with this mask, wait for it to dry and then wash off.

Lemon Juice, Brown Sugar, Olive Oil + Vodka

1 lime (squeezed into juice)
2 tablespoons of olive oil
5 tablespoons of vodka (non-flavoured)
1 teaspoon of brown sugar powder (optional)

  • If you have an oily skin and you want an exfoliator for your skin, then add the brown sugar.
  • Mix olive oil, vodka and lime juice together into a mask. Apply it on the face. In case of an exfoliator, you have to massage it on the skin.
  • Wash after 15 minutes.
  • End with applying a mild moisturizing cream.
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    Story first published: Friday, September 15, 2017, 19:30 [IST]
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