Cardamom Skin Tightening and Whitening Mask/Eid Special
Today this article has brought you a very easy and quick method to prepare these home remedies at home. This remedy will target your large pores or it could be oily skin or previous signs of acne or aging. Also it will bring down the hyper-pigmentaion on your skin which can be in shape of freckles, acne blemishes or uneven tone on skin.
Here are some easy step to follow to make these remedies at home:
Cardamom (raw or powder form)
Green tea leave
Fuller’s earth clay
Procedure for skin tightening mask:
To make this mask, first of all you need half glass of water and pour it in a pan. Then add 1-2 teaspoon of cardamom powder or crushed pieces of cardamom in water. Also add 1-2 teaspoon of green tea in this mixture. Let the water boil for 4-5 minutes and then take if off from flame.
Let this water cool down a bit and then filter this mixture through a strainer.after that,take 1-2 teaspoon of fuller’s earth powder in a bowl and add enough filtered mixture of green tea and cardamom to make a smooth paste. Make sure you paste is not very runny so it will be difficult to apply this mixture.
Procedure for toner:
You can make this toner by simply adding 2 teaspoon of lemon juice in filtered solution of cardamom and green tea.
How to use this mask and toner?
You can simply use them by taking a clean cotton ball and dip it in the toner. Then apply it on your face, neck and hands. Then let it dry down completely and apply the skin tightening mask on your face,neck and hands with clean fingers or a brush. Let it dry this mask and then rinse off your face with lukewarm water and apply some good moisturizer.
When to use it?
Night time is the best time to use these procedure otherwise you can use the toner anytime you want. You can also use toner in morning after waking up to reduce the inflammation and puffiness on face. You can use the toner every day while use the mask 2-3 times a week.
How to store it?
You can store the toner in fridge for a week and use everyday. While make enough mask to use it just once and then make fresh mask every time you want to use it.
Benefits if cardamom and green tea for skin:
Cardamom is a naturally occurring spice that has intense sweet aroma and taste. It is a very strong antioxidant which is a very important function for our skin. As being antioxidant it reduces the oxidation and radicals formation on skin. That is why it is used in many skin care products and home remedies as well.
These both are rich with vitamin A, C , B6, numerous nutrients, essential amino acids and protein factors.Cardamom seeds are also anti-inflammatory and microbial that prevent skin from underlying skin conditions like acne, eczema, rashes or allergies. How it slows down your aging process?it is quite simple to understand because these are strong antioxidants that reduce and cancel the oxidation process in your skin cells. This is how it prevent the DNA permanent damage.
these ingredients reduce the production of free radicals in your skin and hair cells and prevent them from damaging UV rays of sun. These free radicals if are not controlled in time can lead your skin toward premature aging. If this whole process is being stop before time so your aging process will slow down to maximum extent.
Benefits of fuller’s earth:
Fuller’s earth is famous for its exfoliation properties. It takes off the dead skin cell from the face and in return it deeply cleanses your pores. It takes off all kind of bacteria, oils and dirt from the pores. Furthermore, it helps with control on oil production and gives your skin tightening effect. So, It is good for people of all age and it even treats acne and reduces the blackheads, cyst and blemishes from your skin.
This clay reduces the tan on your skin. If you have some sun burn on your skin or even on body, it helps to take away the pigmentation. It is very effective in reducing the blackheads and white heads through scrubbing. moreover, it has antiseptic and cooling properties. that’s why it also helps in fading scars. It can be used as warm and cold compress.
Benefits of lemon:
Lemon has citric acid in it and rich with Vitamin C. when it comes to skin care, it is impossible to ignore this vitamin. It should be part of your skin regime. Lemons are strong anti oxidants and it causes reduction the effects of free radicals and help your skin from photo aging or premature aging of skin. As sun rays cause oxidation process in skin cells by formation of free radicals. These free radicals disturb the natural chemistry of cell and cells fails to perform its natural and normal functions. Lemon as an oxidant reduce this process which indirectly prevent the skin from premature aging or slow down the aging process.
Also, It is best for skin affected with acne. It help the removal of blemishes, dark spot and hyperpigmentation. In short it gives the skin natural and whitening glow.Furthermore, It increase the cell turn over and even reduce the acne scar. It strongly help the skin to improve its texture.