Eid is the most awaited occasion of the year to show off all your super stylish joras and those jhumkas which make you look more pretty. All this preparation for your Eid look should include a special attention to your skin too. So guys, before you start putting some serious effort into buying clothes and jewelry etc, you can use these simple DIY skin hacks to ensure that your Eid look is on point. Start them from today for the best possible results.
1. Simple DIY tip to remove facial hair and help your skin glow
You’ll need two teaspoons of gram flour (besan), four drops of aloe vera gel, two teaspoons of lemon juice, two teaspoons of rosewater. Mix them well and apply it all over your face leaving the eye area. Let it dry and wash it thoroughly using water. You will observe an instant glow.
2. For flawless skin, this hack should help
Use one teaspoon of honey and two teaspoons of aloe vera gel, mix it and apply it to your face. You will see a visible difference after a few days.
3. Can’t go wrong with a honey and lemon mask
Use lemon juice from half a lemon and mix it with one tablespoon of honey. Mix well and apply over the face and neck. Avoid the area near your eyes. Wash it after it after 15 minutes. The honey will fight free radical damage to the skin and the lemon will add a shine to your skin.
However, please do be careful, as this can a little drying.
4. An oatmeal and honey mask helps, too
Add one teaspoon of oatmeal to two teaspoons of honey. Mix it well until a paste is formed. Apply this paste to your face and wash it soon. This paste is very beneficial for moisturizing your skin, removing acne scars and treating dead skin cells.
5. Pineapple juice and turmeric mask for spotless skin
Mix one tablespoon of turmeric powder with enough pineapple juice to make a paste. Apply the paste on your face and once it dries off, wash it. Apply this two to three times a week to reduce the appearance of spots on the skin.
6. Cucumbers are your friends – always
Cut a cucumber into thick slices, rub them all over your face. The cucumber helps in removing dead skin cells.
7. How about an exfoliating scrub
Warm up two tablespoons of coconut oil lightly, Add one teaspoon sugar to it. Massage this onto your skin for a few minutes in a circular motion.
8. Need a mask for smooth skin? No problem
Cut ripe papaya into small pieces, Add one teaspoon sandalwood powder and one teaspoon honey. Make a paste and apply it for twenty minutes. Wash your face with water.
9. Facepack for glowing skin
Add rice flour and aloe vera gel in equal quantities. Mix it well, make a paste, apply it to your face and wash it off after a short while. This will result in radiant skin.
10. A simple method for cleansing
Soak a cotton ball in rose water and apply it to your skin. Rub the cotton ball with light hands as it will cleanse your skin. Do this process day and night for better results.
11. Ice cubes for firm skin
Wrap a few ice cubes in a clean cotton cloth and rub it all over your face. This will constrict the blood vessels of your face and keep it firm. It also increases the flow of blood and hence your skin gets an instant glow. However, don’t keep this on for too long, especially in one spot, since it could cause redness of the skin.
I hope that these home remedies will help you in obtaining fresh and glowing skin this Eid! Do you know of more skin hacks? Let us know in the comments.
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