Homemade Face Masks for Dry Skin
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Homemade Face Masks for Dry Skin

Homemade Face Masks for dry skin

This article will list down the best homemade face masks for dry skin. We all deal with our skin types and problems on a regular basis and try to find out the best possible solution for them. People with dry skin know how annoying it is to have flaky dry patches on their skin. Even after applying and layering it with heavy moisturiser nothing seems to work. Dry skin is characterised by flaky itchy skin with dry patches. Dry skin is not just an issue that we face during winters. Some people face it all year round. To combat this problem the solution to this could possibly be lying in our kitchen. Continue reading to know about these face masks that help in treating dry skin if used regularly.

Homemade Face Masks for dry skin #1: Yoghurt and Honey Mask

Homemade Face Masks for Dry Skin

Yoghurt

Yoghurt contains lactic acid and when used as a face mask/cleanser it helps in getting rid of dead skin cells that will help in removing dry skin. It provides a moisturising and nourishing effect to the skin.
Honey
Honey is used in a variety of beauty products because it provides a soothing effect to the skin. It is a natural humectant that attracts moisture. It has antibacterial and anti-inflammatory properties that help in treating an array of skin conditions.
What you need
2 tbsp yoghurt
2 tsp honey
How to use
Mix the above two ingredients together and apply on cleansed face for 20 minutes. After 20 mins massagw this on your face in circular motions. Rinse off with normal water. Follow up with a good quality moisturizer.

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Homemade Face Masks for dry skin # 2: Cucumber and Aloe Vera Face Mask

Homemade Face Masks for Dry Skin

Cucumbers contain 90% water content making it the best option for people with dry skin. They are rich in Vitamin C and caffeic acid that is high in antioxidants. It helps in warding off fine lines and wrinkles.
Aloe Vera
Aloe vera is used since medival ages to treat and pamper our skin. It helps in soothing dry skin and helps fight against fine lines and wrinkles.
What you need
2 tbsp cucumber juice
2 tbsp aloe gel
How to use
Mix the above two ingredients together and apply it on cleansed face for 15 minutes. Rinse off thoroughly and pat dry. Follow up with a good quality moisturizer.

Homemade Face Masks for dry skin # 3: Raw Milk and Honey Mask

Homemade Face Masks for Dry Skin

Milk is very beneficial for dry and flaky skin. Raw Milk is rich in Vitamin A and lactic acid that treats dry skin. Along with that, it’s loaded with biotin, vitamin B12, potassium etc that help in boosting collagen production and increasing cell regeneration.
What you need
I cup raw milk
1 tsp honey
Cotton ball
How to use
Mix the above two ingredients together. Apply this mixture with the help of a cotton ball on cleansed face. Let it sit for a good 20 minutes. Wash off with normal water and follow up with a good quality moisturizer.
Turmeric and coconut oil mask.

# 4 Turmeric and Coconut Oil Mask:

dry skin mask

Turmeric has antibacterial, anti-inflammatory and antimicrobial properties that help in healing the skin. It effectively treats premature ageing and makes skin soft and elastic.
Coconut oil
Coconut oil helps in hydrating and replenishing dry skin issues. It even helps in treating eczema, a skin condition where the skin becomes scaly and itchy. Coconut oil is filled with anti-inflammatory properties that help in treating acne and an array of other skin conditions.
What you need
1/2 tsp wild turmeric
2 tsp coconut oil
How to use
Mix turmeric in coconut oil. Apply this mixture on cleansed face. Let it sit for 20 minutes. Rinse off thoroughly with normal water.

# 5: Banana,Oats and Honey Mask:

dry skin mask

Banana
Bananas are rich in moisture, potassium and Vitamin A, all of which help in restoring, hydrating and repairing dry skin.
Oats
Oatmeal helps in treating an array of skin conditions like dermatitis, eczema, psoriasis, hives etc. You’ll need colloidal oatmeal to treat your skin issues. Colloidal oatmeal binds to your skin and forms a protective barrier around the skin. It helps in retaining the moisture into the skin. People have used it for centuries to cure dry skin.
What you need
1 mashed banana
1/2 cup ground oats
1 tbsp honey
How to use
Mix the above three ingredients together to form a smooth paste. Apply this mixture on cleansed face. Let it sit for 20 minutes. Now gently scrub this in circular motions and then rinse off with water.

Home remedies take time to show results. But they are as effective as store bought products. Make sure you’re consistent in applying the face masks twice every week to see the desired results.

Always do a patch test before trying out anything to ensure that you’re not allergic to any of the ingredients.

For more remedies to treat dry skin you can check out this article also.You can even apply this moisturizer to treat extremely dry skin.

Have you tried any of the face masks yet? Do try them out and let me know your experience in the comment section. 



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