DIY Pre Wedding Face Packs
25 Dec 2014
Withthe most special event of your life just around the corner, you must be swinging between a myriad of skin care options to get that perfect radiance. We’re sure you realise that a wedding is not just about looking good, but feeling special from within. And the beauty that you experience by putting on makeup would be momentary and not skin deep. So why not be true to your skin and make it lustrous from within with these magical homemade face packs? Just try these skin care tips
15 days before your wedding day, you will be amazed at the wonders that they do to your skin.
- Rejuvenate your skin with a hibiscus and rose face pack
For a healthy, supple and relaxed skin, use the flower power!
Method: After washing them properly, remove the petals of some hibiscus and rose flowers and grind them. Add 1 tbsp of curd, 2 tbsp of fullers earth (read more on how to use multani mitti in this article) and some water to make a smooth paste out of it. Apply it to your face and neck and leave for 20 minutes. Wash your face with cold water.
- Make your skin glow with a turmeric face pack
See your skin brighten up with this ayurverdic face pack especially used to enhance glow of the bride’s skin.
Method: Take a small piece of turmeric bark and grind this turmeric bark to power. Add 1 tbsp of honey, 2 tbsp of lime and 2 tbsp of yogurt and turn it into a paste. Refrigerate it for 10 minutes till it turns thicker. Apply this homemade face pack on your face and neck and leave it to dry for about 30 minutes. While removing the paste scrub your face in gentle circular motions.
- Reduce those wrinkles with aloe vera face pack
Widely known as the “miracle plant”; aloe vera is famous for its various skin benefits. By keeping your skin hydrated and moisturised, the aloe vera gel can reduce wrinkles and fine lines leaving you with a perfectly smooth skin.
Method: To prepare a face pack out of it, slice open an aloe vera leaf and scoop out the inner gel with a help of a spoon. Add 2 tbsp of honey to the gel and mix it. Apply this homemade face pack to your face and neck and leave it for 30 minutes and then wash your face with lukewarm water.
- No more blemishes with a neem face pack
Available throughout the year, neem has miraculous benefits that only a few natural products can provide. So, say goodbye to acne scars and dark spots before your special day arrives with its face pack.
Method: Take fresh neem leaves and wash them thoroughly and make a paste out of it. Add 1/4 cup slices of cucumber, 2 tbsp of Dabur Gulabari Rose Water and 1 tbsp of lemon juice and mix them. Apply the paste to your face and neck and leave it on for about 45 minutes. Wash your face using cold water.
- Get a skin deep glow with a sandalwood face pack
An easily available valuable natural substance, sandalwood is known to provide soft and glowing skin. Here’s a simple skin care tip using sandalwood that can give a would-be bride a smooth and glowing complexion.
Method: Take 1 tbsp of sandalwood powder; add 2 tbsp of fuller earth, 2 tbsp of Dabur Gulabari Rose Water and 1 tbsp of thick milk cream. Mix the ingredients to form a thick creamy paste. Apply this homemade face pack to your face and neck and let it dry for about 20 minutes. Wash your face with cold water and then pat dry.
Go ahead and experience a healthy and luscious skin with these homemade face packs
. Don’t forget to share these skin care tips with your friends after you’ve tried them out and tell us the results in the comments section.