There are many natural face packs available and can be prepared at home .But mint isone such face mask that works wonders on any skin type.It has soothing,relaxing properties that keeps one refreshed and blemish free. Mint is one of the common ingredient found in Indian kitchen and widely used in many dishes.It has anti bacterial,anti microbial and anti inflammatory properties and hence can be used to treat acne and inflammatory conditions.It is rich in Vitamin A and can be used as a natural astringent.It is rich in antioxidants which can fight free radicals.Since it has many uses why don’t we try in regular face packs to utilise the maximum benefits of mint .Try these DIY mint face packs for all skin types with simple procedure with ingredients available at home.
Since mint has cooling,soothing,cleansing properties it suits all skin types.When mint face packs are used you will notice a clearer blemish free skin soft and supple.
Mint,Neem,Tulasi face pack
This face pack works well for acne skin.Take fresh clean leaves of mint,neem andtulasi and make a fine paste using a mortar and pestle or grinder.Mix this paste in some curd and apply as a face pack .leave it for half an hour and wash with cold water.Do this twice a week to get clearer skin from acne.
Mint and cucumber face mask for all skin types
Use this face pack in summer to make your face feel refreshed and bright.It is one ofthe skin brightening natural face masks.Mash cucumber and strain the juice.We use solid parts of cucumber in this mint mask.boil these solid parts of cucumber in apan on medium heat ,add few fresh mint leaves to this and let it simmer for 5 minutes.After the solution is cooled apply this evenly on face and rinse after 15 minutes.
Alternatively make a paste of cucumber, mint leaves and add honey to this .Apply this mixture on face and leave it for 20 minutes and rinse the face .This mint face pack gives an even skin tone and helps face whitening.
Mint and multani mitti face pack for oily skin
This mint face pack best suits oily skin as it control excess oil secretion.Make a paste of few fresh mint leaves to this add a spoon of multani mitti and you can even use yogurt or rose water to make a paste .Apply this on the face and leave it for 20 minutes and rinse off.Experience a refreshed bright skin.
Mint Face wash
Mint can be used as face wash along with rose water to get a clearer and bright skin.Mix paste of mint leaves with rose water and rub on face in circular motion for 1 minute then wash face with normal water to get the immediate result.
Mint Face scrub
Mint can also be used as scrub to remove dead skin cells and get a fair skin.The ingredients need to prepare mint face scrub are mint leaves,soaked almonds or oats and honey.Combine all the ingredients and make a fine paste then finally add honey Use this mint face pack for fairness by rubbing gently on skin and leave it for 2-3 minutes and rinse your face.Notice radiant clearer skin with this mint face pack as mint and almonds remove dead skin cells and honey moisturises skin make it feel radiant and bright.
Mint face pack for dry skin
Dry skin needs extra moisturising and this mint face pack for dry skin is an excellent natural face mask for dry skin.It keeps the skin moist and nourished.To make this mask all you need is fresh mint leaves and butter milk or yogurt.Make a fine paste of mint leaves to this add a spoon of yogurt or butter milk .Apply this paste on face and leave it for 20 minutes.while removing the pack rub in circular motion and then wash the face with normal water .Yogurt and butter milk moisturise your skin keeping it supple and smooth.
Why spend lot of money on costly spa treatments when you can do it at home withthese simple DIY mint face packs for all skin types at the comfort of your home at a relatively less price.