Summers are becoming hotter in the whole world year by year, seemingly a nightmare for every beauty-conscious individual. The sun affects the skin badly, pollution, hot winds, and toxins cause harm to the skin, and the dust and grime block the pores. The wide range of beauty products available in the market confuses you even more. But, wait! Before you unzip your wallet for those oh-so-expensive cosmetics, it’s time to bust the kitchen and follow some grandma’s simple yet effective homemade face packs and masks. Include them in your summer skin care routine and enjoy the results.
I will share some simple tips that will help you to maintain glowing, flawless skin during summer.
Let’s start with great home remedies for perfect skin.
You should exfoliate your skin properly at least two times a week, especially in summer, to keep the glow unharmed. Prepare a fine paste of besan with milk or cream, oatmeal or turmeric, and lemon. Apply this paste on your face and neck, rub it gently in a circular motion for 5-7 minutes and see the difference yourself. You can use a paste of Multani mitti or sandalwood powder with rose water for acne problems. A paste of sandalwood powder and a pinch of turmeric powder with curd is best for mature skin.
Deal with Tanning
Tomato and lemon are best for tanned skin. Take an equal quantity of lemon and tomato juice, add sandalwood powder for normal skin, Multani mitti for dry skin, and curd and sandalwood powder for mature skin. Apply the mixture for 10-15 minutes. Wash it clean with fresh water. A mixture of honey and lime can also be used. Both the recipes work wonders.
Homemade Skin Cleansers
Cleansing is quite essential. Many home recipes give great results, like yogurt and honey. Apply yogurt or honey on your face for 7-10 minutes, and then wash. It will give your skin a fresh and clean look. Summer heat dehydrates your skin, so don’t forget to moisturize it regularly.
Some Simple Homemade Face Packs
Aloe vera works magic for skin and hair. It contains hormones like auxin and gibberellins that help to cure inflammation. It is well known for its curing property against eczema. You can use fresh aloe vera gel on your skin to make it glow and healthy. You can also freeze aloe vera gel in an ice cube tray for later use.
Another beneficial fruit is the banana. Make a fine paste of banana pulp with milk or egg white and apply it thoroughly. It has many minerals that will help to prevent pigmentation.
Rosewater is a skin-friendly natural product, especially for summer. Wipe it on the face with a cotton ball to clean the skin. For convenient use, you can put it in a spray bottle and refrigerate it. This cold splash of rose water will give you an instant fresh look. Rosewater cleanses the skin, fight inflammation and tighten skin pores.
Watermelon pulp, coconut juice, and cucumber pulp, and papaya pulp also play important roles in the summer skin care routine. to the skin. Apply these juices often on your face to soothe your skin from the summer heat.
Other Useful Tips
Summer skin care is not much difficult. Consume plenty of water, take small and light meals, eat fruits and raw vegetables, avoid spicy fried and oily foods, reduce tea or coffee, consume fresh juices, shakes and smoothies. Summer can be a hard season, but these simple tips will certainly help you have a glowing complexion and good health.