When you have a party to attend and no time to visit a skin clinic or get a facial, don’t worry. Your skin can still look like a million bucks with a simple home-made mask.
Tips from the kitchen
Pomegranate, honey and yogurt
Prepare fresh pomegranate juice. Drink the juice, but don’t throw the pulp away. Instead, add honey and yogurt and make it into a paste. Use this as a face pack after cleansing your skin. Leave it on for twenty minutes and rinse. Your skin will look bright and beautiful with this instant-glow pack. Pomegranate is loaded with antioxidants like flavonoids and Phenolics, It also has high levels of vitamins A, E, and C. Thus, it delays premature ageing and lightens the skin tone.
Papaya, cucumber and yogurt
Take a small piece of ripe papaya and a quarter of a cucumber. Make a puree both. Add a tablespoon of yogurt. Refrigerate this mixture for an hour so that it thickens. Finally, add a teaspoon of honey. Apply it to your face and neck. Leave it on for fifteen minutes and wash. Your skin will look bright and fresh. Papain, the main enzyme in papaya, dissolves thw dead skin cells and works as an antibacterial to fight infection. It brightens the skin and makes it more even.