It is extremely important to offer your skin a daily care routine so as to provide it with the necessary vitamins and minerals and to make it look glowing, bright and natural. The peel off masks have an important role in this routine and even if they’re not used daily, they can clean your face thoroughly, by eliminating any impurities and blackheads. Even though you can find numerous peel off masks in any store, it is always better to prepare your own masks so as to be sure that they’re natural and efficient. So, here are a few recipes for homemade peel off masks.
1. Strawberries and Wheat Flour
If you have a combination or a dry skin type, then this is the perfect mask for you. Use fresh strawberries and smash them so that you can mix with wheat flour. Add a drop of milk and almond oil to complete the recipe. Apply the mask on your skin and leave it on until it dries completely. Then, you can peel it off and your face skin will be clean and moisturized.
2. Citrus Mask
The homemade orange peel off mask is probably one of the most popular. You have to use only the peel of the fruit, and then dry it in the sun. Once it’s completely dry you can transform it into powder. To prepare the mask, you just have to add unflavored gelatin (2 to 3 teaspoons) and then apply the mixture on your face. If you want to transform it into an anti-aging mask, you can add one teaspoon of honey.
3. Clay Mask
This is another popular mask and it’s extremely efficient for those with oily and acne skin. Mix a few teaspoons of clay with rose water and aloe vera and apply the mask on your skin. Allow it to get dry and then remove it. This mask is quite powerful and can immediately remove dirt, dead skin and sebum, allowing your skin to breathe and have a natural look.
4. Lemons and Egg Yolks
This homemade peel off mask is great for removing blackheads. Thus, if you deal with this problem, you should try this facial mask as soon as possible. Mix a couple of drops of lemon juice with an egg yolk and apply the solution on your face. Avoid the eye area. When the mask is dry, you can peel it off. When used regularly, you will notice how it immediately removes blackheads, leaving your skin incredibly clean.
5. Aloe Vera and Tapioca Pearls
Put a handful of tapioca in a glass of water and soak them for almost 4 hours. After that, mix them with aloe vera gel and you can apply the mask on your face. It will cure acne scars and soothe the skin and it’s recommended for sensitive and oily skin.
6. Bran and Oatmeal
If you’re looking for an effective anti-aging peel off mask, then this is the one. Combine bran and oatmeal with the pulp from a tomato and papaya and some sugar and fresh cream and apply this mixture on your face. After peeling it off, your skin will remain youthful and nourished.