Aloe-Vera Face mask & Face Scrub for glowing skin
This article will teach you how you can make a unique kind of mask that you can use as a scrub as well. We will use aloe Vera and turmeric powder in as our basic and main ingredients. Rice flour is another important ingredient and you will learn how to make that flour at home as well.
Aloe Vera leaves
First of all you need to take rice flour. You can make it at home by very simple method.
Then take 2 teaspoon of rice flour and half teaspoon of turmeric powder and mix them together well. After that take leaves of aloe Vera gel and squeeze the gel with help of the spoon in it.
Keep adding aloe Vera gel until it make a creamy texture of it. At the last add one teaspoon of fresh lemon juice and mix the whole mixture well. If you think your paste is a bit thin then you can add a little bit more rice flour. Or if you think it is thick then add more aloe Vera gel.
Make sure aloe Vera gel is fresh because fresh one has more good result than the one you get from the market.
Your face mask and scrub is ready.
You can use this mixture as a mask and a scrub as well. For using it as a mask, simply apply the thick layer of it on your whole face and wait for 20 minutes then rinse it off. If you want to use it as a scrub then apply a thin layer and leave it for 10 minutes. then take a remaining leaf of aloe Vera and rub your mixture with inner side of the aloe Vera leaf.
Gently massage your face and do not rub it harshly. Do it for 10 minutes then leave it for 2 minutes and then rinse it off. You can apply aloe Vera gel as a moisturizer after rinsing off. It will make even better impact on your skin.
Benefits of ingredients:
Together this mask has all the ingredients to perform main and effective functions for your skin. Like rice flour is the most amazing exfoliating substance that has specific enzymes that dissolves dead skin cells. And they come off easily by gently massage or scrubbing. This ingredient will leave your skin with smooth and glow effect because of the new skin cells that are visible on surface.
Lemon has vitamin C and it will act as an antioxidant. It will reduce the hazardous effects of sun by reducing the formation of free radicals. These free radicals that are formed in the cell are basically involved in changing the cells genetic structure and change its function as well. This error lead to premature aging of the cell.
Turmeric powder present in it will help you to treat any kind of underlying skin condition. It is microbial and anti-inflammatory which will help the skin in healing , reducing the swelling and resolving other problem related to skin infections.