I want my skin to have a healthy glow, but not because I can’t stop sweating or I haven’t washed my face in a few days. Since becoming a mom, my beauty routine takes a back seat, and not because I don’t care about myself or how I look. It’s just because other things take precedence and I’m totally ok with that. But now and again I get the urge to really treat myself with something as simple as a face mask, especially a fun DIY one. If you’re on the hunt for a way to give yourself a little love, check out these DIY face masks for glowing skin!
1. Turmeric Avocado Yogurt Face Mask
Turmeric is a spice you probably already use in the kitchen, especially if you tend to like Indian curry. It is packed full of anti-fungal, anti-inflammatory and antibacterial properties which make it a wonderful skincare product to brighten skin and give it a natural glow. When you combine with the naturally moisturizing avocado and bacteria-chasing yogurt in this recipe, you’re left with a powerful (and tasty!) face mask that will get you glowing in no time.
Visit Bellatory.com for the full recipe and 2 others incorporating turmeric to get glowing skin of your own.
2. Tomato Juice + Coconut Milk Overnight Mask
This acidic overnight mask works to brighten skin while you sleep. The acids found in both tomatoes and milk help diminish pores, lighten dark marks and bring an overall glow to your complexion! You can use this several times a week for constantly radiant looking skin.
Head over to TheIndianSpot.com for 9 more two-ingredient face mask recipes!
3. Coffee + Coconut Oil Mask
Beauty product companies have long caught on to the wonderful properties of coffee when it comes to improving skins appearance. The natural caffeine stimulates blood flow which can give your face a rosy glow and also promotes cell growth. Add in the fact that the coffee works as an exfoliator, and the coconut oil that soothes and moisturizes, and you have a DIY face mask that can’t be beat!
Check out more natural beauty products that you probably already have in your kitchen at PrimallyInspire.com.
4. Matcha Green Tea + Honey Face Mask
You may drink Matcha green tea, but did you know you can also take advantage of it’s health benefits by applying to your skin as well? In a nutshell, Matcha green tea is high in chlorophyll, antioxidants, is a natural form of UV protection and can protect against wrinkles. Raw honey has tons of healing properties that can get rid of acne and inflammation. Basically, you are packing your face with amazing ingredients that not only work wonders and bring a glow to your skin, but it will taste and smell good too!
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5. Charcoal + Green Tea Face Mask
We’ve talked the wonders of green tea already, but what about activated charcoal? While it may make you look like the Swamp Thing, this amazing ingredient helps to soak up oils, debris and gets rid of toxins on your skin. Which in turn, leaves you with healthy glowing skin! It’s super cheap and has so many more uses than just a DIY face mask.
Check out MyDarlaClementine.com for this recipe!