No need to throw away vegetables because you can now use them as your amazing facial packs. It is known that 60% of nutrients of vegetables lies in their peel, which we often discard. You can now use these peels to prepare facial packs for taking care of your skin. These facials are healthy, suitable for all types of skin and help in achieving natural freshness and glow. These vegetable peel facials are suitable for all types of skin and used as many times, without having to fear for any side effects. You can prepare many of these facials in advance and store them in the refrigerator.
Here Are Some DIY Homemade Vegetable Peel Facials For Soft And Supple Skin:
1. Potato Peels
Potato peels are considered to be quite effective in reducing marks, spots and sun tan. The facial helps in reducing the effects of aging skin, reduces dullness and makes skin soft and nourished. To prepare this pack you need four tablespoons of potato peels paste. To this add three tablespoons of potato juice and a few drops of honey. Mix well. You will have a smooth mixture. Apply this on your face. Use your fingers to massage gently so that the facial is well absorbed into the skin. You can remove the pack after thirty minutes. Your face shall feel soft, bright and nourished in a short time.
2. Tomato Peels And Aloe Vera
Tomatoes are often used in preparation of several facial, especially suitable for oily skin. The acidic nature of tomatoes help in reducing excessive oil secretion and also cleanses the skin internally. To prepare the facial, you will need to blanch 2-3 tomatoes for three minutes. As the tomatoes get mushy you can remove them from boiling water and place them in ice water. After two minutes you will notice that the peels are coming off. You will need three tablespoons of tomato peels for this facial. Add one teaspoons aloe vera juice and mix well. Apply this soft facial and massage for three to five minutes. Leave the facial for thirty minutes and then remove it. You can use this pack thrice a week for soft and bright skin.
3. Carrot Peels And Milk Cream
Does your skin look dull and tired throughout the year? It might be dehydrated and unhealthy. You can prepare this nourishing facial to get back the natural softness and supple nature of your skin. You will need three tablespoons of carrot peels and grind them in the blender. Add one tablespoon of milk cream in this and mix well. You will have a soft and smooth facial mixture. Wet your face and apply this on your face. Massage lightly and let it remain for ten minutes. You can remove the pack after thirty minutes.
4. Cucumber Peel And Yogurt
Cucumber is well known for its cooling effects and its ability to freshen up our skin in a short time. This facial is specially suitable for those who suffer from dehydrated and dull skin or those who have a lot of blemishes. You need three tablespoons of fresh cucumber peel paste for this facial. Add one teaspoon of thick yogurt and whisk well. Apply this pack on your face and massage gently for three to five minutes. This facial will keep your skin hydrated, cool and fresh. If you use it on a regular basis, your skin will regain its lost moisture and feel soft and supple in a short time.
5. Bitter Gourd Peels And Fuller’s Earth
Bitter gourd is known for its many medicinal properties and its ability to cleanse our skin. You can use the peels of this vegetable to slowly fade away scar marks, cleansing the skin and to bring in a freshness. Those who have a dull skin and often find it tough to bring in a natural softness, will find this pack useful. You need to blend all the peels in the grinder till you have a smooth consistency. Add one teaspoons of fuller’s earth in this. Add one teaspoon olive oil and mix well. Apply this smooth facial on your skin and let it remain for thirty minutes. You can later remove the facial when it dries up. Apply thrice a week and you will see a noted difference in your skin.
6. Sweet Potato Peels And Orange Juice
This pack is quite beneficial during the chilly days when the skin gets dull and dehydrated. You need four tablespoons of sweet potato peels paste and one teaspoon of orange juice. Mix well and apply the pack. Once dry you can remove it. Orange juice will make the skin hydrated while sweet potato will improve the texture and return the lost glory. Use the pack thrice in a week.