Winters special papaya facial at home
This article will educate your with an extremely beneficial facial that you can do at home in winters. Main key ingredient for this facial is papaya that is usually easily available in winters. We will teach you to prepare its cleanser, mask, toner and moisturizer all together in this article. Moreover you will learn how you can do this facial in easy steps at home.
Benefits of papaya:
papaya is very important for skin which is prone to oil and acne. It fights against acne bacteria and reduce the blemishes on the skin. Its powder is best for the skin condition like eczema, psoriasis and melasma.
Papaya also helps the skin to reduce the effects of sunburn and fake tan. It take off the dead and dull skin for the surface and give the fresh and younger looking glow to the skin.
Furthermore, it works magic for the textured skin and skin that has dark spots or hyperpigmentation.
Preparation of ice-cube toner:
To make this ice-cube toner we need to take handful of mint leaves and wash them properly in a grinding machine. Then add half cucumber in medium slices and add half cup of rose-water. After that grind the mixture well and pour it in suitable ice-cube molders. Then freeze it in refrigerator and let it settle down to hard and cold substance.
Preparation of moisturizing papaya oil:
Vitamin E capsule
First of all we need to make papaya puree. Take a medium size papaya and cut it into 4-5 slices. Cut its small pieces in a grinding machine and grind it till you get its smooth paste. Your papaya puree is ready as shown in the picture.
Now next step is to prepare its oil by cooking it in 4-5 tablespoon of coconut oil. Pour all the papaya puree in a pan and add 4-5 tablespoon of papaya puree. Cook it until it starts to get very light brown. After that put it away from heat as we don’t want dark brown color. Filter this mixture through a strainer to get its pure oil. Add that less than half cup of coconut oil and pour it into the papaya oil.
At the end add 4 capsules of vitamin E and mix the mixture well. Your papaya oil is ready as well and we will use it for moisturizing purpose.
Preparation for papaya mask/cleanser:
First of you need to make papaya puree. Take a medium size papaya and cut it into 4-5 slices. Cut its small pieces in a grinding machine and grind it till you get its smooth paste. Your papaya puree is ready now take its 3 teaspoon in a bowl. Then add one tablespoon of yogurt and add few drops of fresh lemon juice. After that mix the mixture well and your facial mask is ready to use.
How to do this facial?
First of all you need to wash your face, neck and hands prior to this facial. Take papaya mask that you just prepare and apply it on face, neck and hands, massage your face with gentle circular motion for at least 20-25 minutes. If your mask gets dry then keep adding the mask and keep massaging. After that prepare a mask with one tablespoon of papaya and one teaspoon of fullers earth. Then apply this mask on your face and hands without washing papaya mask. Leave it on for 10 minutes then rinse It off with lukewarm water.
This will cleanse the pores deeply and remove all the excess sebum and dirt from your face. Furthermore this mask and cleansing will help you to exfoliate the dead skin cells.
After cleansing and applying mask you need to do toning with cucumber and mint ice cubes. Take 2-3 ice cubes and apply on clean and dry face for 10 minutes. This will further cleanse and tone your skin pH balance. It will help to shrink the pores as well.
After toning your face wipe off your face with a clean wipe or just wash it with cool water. Then let it dry for 5 minutes and then apply papaya oil which has hardened now after an hour. Keep this in your finger for a while and It will melt down a little with warmth of your hands.
Apply this moisturizer on your face, neck and hands and leave it on for overnight. As your skin need full hydration for long time to reduce the chances to get skin dryness or uncomfortable tightness.
You can do this facial once or twice a month.