Exfoliating our skin is a must especially if you want a healthy and glowing skin. And the best way to do it is visiting a parlor for a facial or applying a facemask. Now, here is a simple yet extremely effectual exfoliating DIY face mask which can help you cleanse your skin naturally. The rice face mask is a splendid way of giving your normal, oil or combination skin type a refreshing look.
Note: If you have a sensitive and acne prone skin, avoid using this mask as it may aggravate pimples.
Let’s get started!
1. In a blender, add 2 tbsp rice and blend it into a granule like texture. Don’t grind it into a fine powder else exfoliating your skin may not be possible with it.
Rice powder is a natural way of whitening your skin, giving it a soft and radiant look as well. It exfoliates your skin, add moisture and brightens your beautiful skin tone.
2. Remove the rice powder into a bowl and add a tsp of lemon juice.
Lemon juice is rich in Vit C and helps brightening your skin, lightening the skin tone and protects it from free radicals. IT also helps boost the production of collagen in your skin.
3. Add a tsp of honey into the mixture.
Honey is one of the best products for your skin. It’s acidic property prevents bacterial growth and hence, acts as a natural antiseptic for your beautiful skin.
4. Add one and a half tsp green tea water to this mixture. Mix all the ingredients into a thick consistency, forming a face pack.
Apply it slowly on your face with your finger tips or a face pack brush. Make sure the face pack is thick enough to stay on your skin and does not drip away.
5. Allow it to dry for 10 minutes. You will then notice the skin tighten on your face. Now wet your fingers with little water and start rubbing your face in circular motion to exfoliate your skin. Massage for 5 minutes and then wash away the face pack with cold water.
6. Pat dry your skin with a clean towel.
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In case your skin is dry, you may apply a little moisturizer to moisten your skin. Else, avoid applying anything to your face.
Apply the face pack once in a week to brighten your skin and get rid of dark spots.