If you’re tired of spending money on professional facial masks with difficult-to-pronounce foreign chemicals that don’t seem to be doing wonders for your skin, we have just the solution for you.
Did you know you can make your own facial masks at home using cheap, natural ingredients from your kitchen?
If you’re used to having facial masks professionally done or buying expensive facial masks and beauty creams, the idea of doing a facial mask at home will probably draw a blank on your face. “Messy” and “inconvenient” are words that probably come to mind. As long as you know what ingredients to use and can follow instructions, making your own facial masks at home is quick and easy.
Our great-grandmothers did it before us Nature-based skin care recipes date back to ancient times. For example, the Egyptian queen Cleopatra liked to soak in a rose petal and milk bath to keep her skin soft.
The Maya had a special skin care cream that combined aloe vera and royal bee jelly. Scientists learned that the mixture kept the skin young and soft and fought off damaging free radicals.
Perhaps even your own grandmother had her secret beauty routine—probably a facial mask you didn’t know about—done at home in secret.
However our ancestors did it and whicever ingredients they used, natural-based beauty care rituals have always been good for the skin. So why not add natural facial masks to your regular skin-care regimen?
Benefits of natural, home-based facial masks
There are many benefits to having facial masks done at home:
- It’s cheap. Who says you have to shell out tons of money to look great? For a few dollars, you can make facial masks at home. They don’t have to leave a dent in your budget.
- It’s easy. As long as you measure everything correctly and mix the proper ingredients, your at-home facial masks won’t end up a disaster.
- It’s natural. Your store-bought facial masks may contain chemicals that are bad for the skin. Why take that risk? Ingredients like honey, banana, oatmeal, and milk—some of the main ingredients in facial masks—are edible. If they’re good for your tummy, they must be good for your skin, right?
- It’s convenient. You can do everything in the comfort of your home! Facial masks don’t take hours to make, and you apply them for just 15 minutes, and after washing, you can be out the door. • It’s versatile. You can create so many different facial masks at home as long as you’re familiar with the ingredient and their benefits. Tea tree oil, aloe vera, milk, oatmeal, banana—you can make more than five different facial masks at home using these ingredients!
- You can make money from it. Once you’ve mastered the skill of doing your own facial masks at home, you can create your own bottled masks and sell them to friends or even give them away as gifts. Who knows, you can even make a business out of it!
As they say, the proof is in the pudding. Why not try out some natural facial masks at home and see how you like it? You’ll find that making these masks a part of your beauty ritual will do wonders for your skin–and your budget, too!