Face Masks Using Aloe Vera
Nothing is better for the skin than the pure gel of the aloe vera plant. Packed with powerful compounds, this plant can help heal several health related problems internally and externally. It had been used for centuries by healers all over the years who practiced natural remedial compounds. Nowadays several cosmetic companies have started using aloe vera in their products. A variety of products containing aloe vera gel is now available in the market but nothing beats the raw gel that comes out directly from those long succulent leaves. The gel inside the leaves is packed with vitamins, minerals, anti-oxidants and several other active compounds. Aloe Vera rejuvenates and hydrated the skin from deep within. It is a favourite among people who have sensitive, acne prone skin as the anti-bacterial properties of aloe vera helps treat pimples and acne. It also has anti-inflammatory properties which helps soothe the burning sensations of sunburns. It helps in making the skin firm, making it a wonderful anti-ageing cream. Because of its diverse effects, when mixed with other ingredients at home, aloe vera properties are boosted. Here are a few simple and quick DIY face mask using raw and pure aloe vera gel which will help your skin glow.
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ALOE VERA PACK FOR DETOX
- Aloe vera
- Lime juice
- Mango pulp
After extracting the gel from the plant, mix it well with the mango pulp. Squish both the ingredients together until properly blended. Take half a lime and squeeze out its juice and continue with the blending. Apply the Aloe Vera mask on the skin and leave it on for 20-30 minutes. Wash off with cold water. Use this at least 3 times a week.
ALOE VERA FACIAL MASK FOR GLOWING SKIN
- Aloe Vera gel
- Rose water
In the aloe vera gel, pour 1 teaspoon of honey, few drops of rose water, a pinch of turmeric and I teaspoon of milk and mix it well. Now take the aloe vera facial mask and apply it on the skin for 20 minutes then wash off with cold or lukewarm water.
ALOE VERA MASK FOR SENSITIVE SKIN
- Aloe Vera gel
- Rose oil
- Cucumber juice
This pack helps in the reduction of all the impurities, grime and dirt from the skin. To make this aloe vera facial pack, grate a cucumber and squeeze out its juice and mix it in with the smooth gel of aloe vera. Take a 1-2 teaspoon of yogurt and mix everything together. In the end add a few drops of the rose oil and apply the pack on your face for 15-20 minutes then rinse off with cold water. Skin will look and feel refreshed, cool and absolutely squeaky clean. This aloe vera face mask is perfect for sensitive skin and best results can be seen if used frequently throughout the week.
Here are the top 3 Aloe Vera face masks which is quite easy and quick to make. Aloe Vera is such a wonderful product and it provides such brilliant uses. Several masks using aloe vera are available in the market but nothing beats the actual pure drug free gel which can be grown at home. Its several other various properties are still a mystery to us and scientists are even now experimenting with it trying to search out its various other properties which can help improve our health and being.