Who doesn’t love to apply fruit pulp on their face. I am sure everyone does. Regardless of its other benefits it helps to refresh the skin. Each and every fruit has its own benefits. How about putting most of these fruits together on our face ? Yes today we are going to see the step by step home made refreshing fruit facial. Most of you must have done this in parlors but now you can enjoy its benefit at your home which would be quiet cheaper as compared to your salon facial. Lets get started.
Steps To Homemade Refreshing Fruit Facial:
The First step. Since it is a home remedy we are going to use all natural ingredients for every step. For Cleansing , We would be using a mixture of Raw milk, Lemon Juice and a pinch of a salt. Dip a cotton ball in this mixture and wipe your face . You will all the dirt stuck on the cotton ball. Later on wash off with warm water. Raw milk is known as best natural cleanser.
This is the second step . After cleansing we are going to exfoliate our skin. Here again we will be using natural ingredients. We would need Grounded Oatmeal, Rose Powder and Lemon Peel Powder. You can also substitute with Lemon juice and Rose Water if the powders are not available. Mix all the powders well with the help of a water and make a thick paste. Use this mixture as a scrub and massage your face in circular motion for 5 to 10 minutes. Wash off with lukewarm water. Oatmeal is a natural exfoliator and also contains anti inflammatory properties. It gently exfoliate the skin and soothes the acne or pimples if you have any. Lemon helps to lighten the skin tone.
This is an additional step in Facial. Instead of using those ammonia laded bleach , you can use this natural bleach which will cause no side effects to your skin. It would not give an instant result like other bleach but with the regular usage you would definitely see the result. The Procedure is very simple. Just take a raw honey and apply all over your face. Let it sit for 15 to 20 minutes. Wash off with warm water afterwards. Honey is a natural bleach which helps to lighten the skin tone as well as the facial hair.
This is the fourth Step. After the exfoliation and Bleach we are going to work on our skin pores. Since clogged pores can lead to Blackheads, Whiteheads and Pimples. You can use your regular steamer or you can use a wide bowl filled with hot water. Take a steam for 5 minutes. You can also add few drops of essential oil into the water such as tea tree or lemon .
Now this is the most important step in massage. You must be wondering till now that we are talking about fruit facial but where are the fruits . Here we are going to prepare a fruit massage cream. For that we would need Ripe papaya, Banana and Strawberries. Put all three fruits in a blender and make a thick puree without adding any water. Now Massage your face with this cream for approx 15 minutes. Once done wash off with cold water. Since all pores are open after steam , all the fruit nutrients get penetrated very easily into the skin.
6. Face Pack
This is the sixth step in facial. Here we are going to close our facial pores by applying a mask. For that we would need a mixture of mashed half banana and few drops of Lemon Juice. Mix it well and apply on your face. You can also refrigerate this mixture to get cooling effect on your skin. Let it sit for 15 minutes and wash off with cold water.Pat dry. Banana helps to nourish the skin and lemon helps to treat the uneven skin tone.
7. Toning And Moisturizing
This would be the last step in our fruit facial.Since we have done with all the necessary steps its time to tone and moisturize the skin. The recipe is very simple. You would need to grate a fresh cucumber and extract a juice from it and keep it in a refrigerator for sometime. Once you are done with the face pack. Apply this juice all over your face with the help of Cotton Ball. It acts as a toner as well as a moisturizer. It helps to seal the moisture for a longer time. You can also use fresh green grapes for this purpose.
I am sure you will not think twice to pamper your skin. Do try it on your weekends and share your experience.