24 Jan 2022 | 5 min Read
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As a new mother, you barely get enough sleep so getting time to go to the spa seems like a distant dream!
But there’s always a brighter side to life (of course having a baby is the bright side)! If you can’t go to the spa, you can create your spa at home when your baby takes a nap with some of these homemade face packs.
We’ve brought five extra easy and less time-consuming face masks ideas just for you. These masks will help you look good in just a few minutes and brighten up your day, mood, and skin.
1. Oatmeal and Grapefruit Face Mask:
Oatmeal can be used as a natural cure for dry, itchy, or irritated skin. Ground oatmeal can be used as an exfoliator, removing dirt, oil, and dead skin cells from the skin.
Oatmeal can also be used to cleanse, moisturize, and reduce irritation. On the other hand, Grapefruit changes dull, dehydrated complexions and leaves your face delightfully luminous thanks to the antioxidant Beta Carotene. Grapefruit also includes Lycopene, a pigment that helps to balance out skin tone by reducing redness and inflammation.
2. Carrot & Honey Face Mask:
Carrots can help to protect your skin from UV radiation. Carrots contain beta carotene, a skin-friendly ingredient that the body converts to vitamin A. It aids in the healing of skin tissues while also shielding the skin from damaging UV rays.
Honey is one of nature’s most trusted skin remedial products. It may help oily and acne-prone skin because of its antibacterial and antiseptic properties. Honey is a natural humectant, which means it keeps your skin moist but not oily since humectants take moisture from the skin without replenishing it.
3. Multani Mitti Face Mask:
The cooling effect of Multani mitti on the skin aids in the fight against dark circles and sun damage. It evens out skin tone, combats tanning and pigmentation, and protects against sunburn, skin rashes, and infections.
4. Baking Soda Face Mask:
Baking soda offers characteristics that help your skin in collagen production and makes it look younger. It removes all dead skin cells and acts as an exfoliant for your skin.
The antibacterial characteristics found in baking soda aid in the drying of pimples and the prevention of skin breakouts.
5. Banana Face Mask:
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Potassium and manganese, which are crucial minerals for keeping our skin supple and healthy, are abundant in bananas. Manganese aids in the production of collagen in the human skin. Bananas are high in Vitamin C, which is believed to be good for the skin.
The face masks that have been mentioned above are safe to use for all skin types, although precautionary alternatives have been mentioned for skin types that may be a little more sensitive than others.
These face masks can be effectively and efficiently squeezed into a busy schedule to make you look like the glamorous celebrity moms!
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