Strawberry face mask for glowing skin

There are various face masks that can keep your skin fresh and moisturized. One of the best face masks can be, strawberry face mask. This DIY explains how to prepare the mask in simple steps. To prepare this mask you need fresh strawberry, thick yogurt, gram flour and honey. Let us look into the benefits of the ingredients.

Benefits of strawberry: Strawberry is a nutrition rich fruit and is easily available in many parts of the world. It is rich in anti-oxidants and Vitamin C, which are very important for skin health. The anti-oxidants fights free radicals and protects the skin from pollution. Strawberry keeps the skin young and protects the skin from harmful UV rays. It also helps to balance the moisture levels on the skin.

Benefits of yogurt: Yogurt is a milk product and contains fat in it. It helps to hydrate the skin effectively and controls oil secretion. The anti-aging property in yogurt reduces the fine lines and wrinkles when used regularly. Since yogurt is a milk product, it is rich in lactic acid. Lactic acid helps to tighten the pores and revitalizes the skin. It also helps in regeneration of new skin cells.

Benefits of gram flour: Gram flour has many health benefits when it comes to skin. It acts as a very gentle scrub on the skin which helps to remove dead skin cells and dirt from the pores. It has skin lightening benefits when used on a regular basis over a period of time. Gram flour helps to tighten the pores and controls oiliness on the skin. It reduces unwanted facial hair when used like a scrub on face and neck. Gram flour when combined with the right ingredients, can reduce acne and pimples.

Benefits of honey: Honey has many nutrients that promote healthy skin and body. It is rich in anti-oxidants, and keeps the skin young. The anti-bacterial nature of honey can treat rashes and acne on the facial skin. It slows down the aging process and keeps the skin young. Honey also soothes the skin effectively.

How to make strawberry face mask for glowing skin – DIY

  • 1 Strawberry
  • 1 teaspoon Honey
  • 1 teaspoon Gram flour
  • 1 teaspoon Yogurt ((thick))
  1. To prepare this face pack, you need strawberry, gram flour, yogurt and honey.
  2. First chop strawberry into small pieces.
  3. Add the chopped strawberry to blender.
  4. Blend it.
  5. Add honey to the blended strawberry paste.
  6. Add gram flour to it.
  7. Add yogurt to the mix.
  8. Mix well and use.

Instructions to use:

  1. Apply this paste like a mask.
  2. Leave it on the skin for 20 minutes.
  3. Gently scrub before wash.
  4. Rinse it off with plain water.

This pack can be used once a week.

Kripa Sivasubramanian, MBA, earned her Master’s degree in Business. After a long stint in the Technology sector, she took up courses in natural medicine and yoga. Ms. Kripa is certified in Ayurvedic yoga for Dosha. She is also certified by Stanford University School of Medicine in Introduction to Food and Health.