Clarifying cucumber face pack

Natural herbal remedies are the most effective to maintain healthy skin. The combination of holy basil (Tulsi) leaves, mint leaves, neem leaves and cucumber paste effectively treats all types of skin problems. All these herbal products act as a natural cleanser, skin toner and moisturizer.

Neem leaves contains anti-fungal and anti-bacterial properties in it. It is a boon for people who have oily or sensitive and acne-prone skin. Neem contains vitamin C a powerful antioxidants which helps in getting rid of skin problems like pigmentation, dullness, blackheads, ageing and skin infections.

Mint leaves are rich in menthol and anti-bacterial, anti-inflammatory and beauty enhancing properties. It cleanses and tightens the skin pores completely and gives fresh and oil free skin. Mint is one herb loaded with innumerable beauty benefits. Using mint leaves on face removes acne, pimple marks, blackheads, and leaves oil free skin.

Holy basil beauty benefits are plenty. It has been proved as a wonder herb that supports skin and hair health. Holy basil is loaded with innumerable cosmetic and skin-friendly properties.  Holy basil effectively acts on acne, skin blemishes, ring worms, and all type of skin diseases. Drinking holy basil juice cures eczema and scabies.

Cucumber contains vitamin K, C, beta-carotene, and manganese. All these nutrients are useful for healthy skin. Applying cucumber paste on skin leaves glowing skin, reduces skin tanning, treats sunburns and rashes, soothes dark circles and puffy eyes, and also controls oil secretion and acne. Cucumber is highly beneficial for firming up and skin tightening. Regular use of cucumber on skin reduces the signs of ageing, removes fine lines and wrinkles.

Take fresh neem leaves, mint leaves, holy basil leaves and cucumber, grind all these ingredients and mix with yogurt and apply it on the face regularly. This is the perfect way to moisturize, soothe and maintain healthy skin.

Follow the simple DIY and know how to maintain healthy skin.

How to maintain healthy skin – DIY

  • 5 Neem leaves
  • 5 Mint leaves
  • 5 Holy Basil leaves
  • 3-4 Slices cucumber
  • Water ((as required))
  • 1 teaspoon Yogurt
  1. To make this herbal face pack, use 5 neem leaves, 5 mint leaves, 5 holy basil leaves, 4 cucumber slices and yogurt.
  2. Add 5 neem leaves to blender.
  3. Add 5 mint leaves to blender.
  4. Add 5 holy basil leaves.
  5. Add 3-4 cucumber slices.
  6. Add very little water if required and blend well.
  7. Take one teaspoon yogurt in a bowl.
  8. Add the paste to yogurt.
  9. Mix it well.
  10. Herbal face pack is done.

Apply this face pack on your face and neck.

Leave it 30 minutes.

Wash off with plain water.

Wash off with cold water.

Kalaivani Selvaraj, MBA, got her Master’s degree in Human Resources. Due to her interest in natural healing, she pursued studies in the field of alternative medicine and is certified in Aromatherapy by Isla Verde Spa Training Academy. Ms. Kalaivani Selvaraj is also certified by Stanford University School of Medicine in Introduction to Food and Health.