10 DIY Face Masks

Face masks are one of the important steps in skin care. The is a large variety of face masks you can use depending on your individual needs and problematic areas.

To make a face mask at home is very simple. You need to decide on the necessary components and the base for your face mask. You must also conduct a test drive for allergic reactions because natural products are more concentrated than synthetic ones. Thus, they can cause some irritation.

1. Mask with olive oil

This moisturizing mask with olive oil is suitable for any skin type (especially dry skin). Take one teaspoon of honey and the same amount of butter. Stir and apply for 7-10 minutes. Then rinse it off with warm water. Repeat it when necessary. You can also use this mask as a base for other DIY cosmetics.

2. Clay cleaning mask

Homemade clay masks are perfect for almost every skin type (yet the base of face masks should be picked according to your skin type). However, there is a universal option - white clay. For deep cleansing of the face, it is better to use black or green clay. You need to dilute the mixture with water to the consistency of sour cream and apply for 10 minutes. Remember that the mask should not cause discomfort or tighten the skin of your face.

3. Vitamin mask for any skin type

It is quite simple to make a vitamin-based face mask. Take clay or oil and add liquid vitamins A and E (you can purchase them at any pharmacy). You need to use just a few drops. This mask will make your skin look shiny and pretty!

4. Whitening mask

A whitening face mask will help you to even out skin tone or lighten pigment spots from post-acne. You will need white or yellow clay (one spoon), a couple of drops of lemon juice and liquid vitamins A and E. Sometimes an aspirin pill is added instead of the vitamins (you need to crush it and mix it in). Carefully approach the use of such a mask, because sometimes the reaction of your skin is difficult to foresee.

5. Nourishing mask with honey

Honey is practically stacked with valuable components for the beauty of our skin. It moisturizes, nourishes, prevents peeling, dryness, and makes the skin cleaner. It can be used to care for the body, face, and lips. Preparing a honey mask at home is quite easy. Take the orange pulp and one spoon of honey. Stir to a liquid consistency and apply for 10-15 minutes.

6. Oatmeal face mask

Oatmeal facial masks are suitable for all skin types. It is a universal remedy that moisturizes, it nurtures the skin and acts as a light peeler. You are going to need an egg yolk, a spoonful of milk and some oatmeal (grounded in a blender). Apply the mixture for 10-15 minutes.

7. Cucumber face mask

This is one of the easiest toning masks one can make at home. You have to grate a cucumber. Mix it with yogurt and add half a spoonful of base oil. For example, olive or almond oil. After 15 minutes, rinse off your face with warm water

8. Apple and Carrot Mask

This DIY mask will help you to even out the skin and improve its condition. You are going to need to grate an apple and a carrot, then blend the mixture. Then apply the mixture to the skin. Keep it on your face for no more than 20 minutes.

9. Curd face mask

To prepare a moisturizing mask, you are going to need some cottage cheese and liquid honey. Take one spoonful of these ingredients and mix them well. Apply the mixture for 15-20 minutes, then thoroughly rinse off your face.

10. Fabric mask at home

Fabric masks are quite popular among many girls. It is convenient and efficient. You can find disposable fabric bases in some specialized stores. Apply your serum to the face, add some toner. Keep it on for about 15-25 minutes.