[toc]Dry and Itchy face is not only embarrassing but also irritating. Well, smooth and shiny face is a dream come true concept for every woman. There are many artificial products available in the market which can come to your rescue. But, to add upon to the ill luck, they do not come alone. They bring along some or the other side effect which may cause damage to the facial skin permanently.
Prolonged usage of market products is not at all suggested. There are so many natural and home made remedies which can help you in gaining a soft and supple face, sans dryness. Below, I will list down a few tested home remedies for dry face. These home remedies are safe and prolonged use can give you a natural moisturized skin for ever.
Home Remedies For Dry Face
Cucumber And Turmeric And Fresh Cream
This is a moisturizing face pack which can work wonders for a dry face. Take half cucumber and peel it off. Grind it into a smooth paste and add half teaspoon of turmeric to it. Add 1 teaspoon of fresh cream into the mixture and mix well. Wash your face with normal water and pat dry.
Now apply the prepared pack on the face and leave it on for 30 minutes. Later wash off the face with cold water. Cucumber and cream will re hydrate and moisturize your face. Turmeric is a natural source of antiseptic which is good for skin. Combination of the three will help in getting rid of dryness. Try to apply this face pack every alternate day without any fail for beautiful looking face.
Rose Water And Honey
This is an instant home remedy and should be adopted everyday before going to bed in the night. Take 1 teaspoon of pure honey in a small bowl. Mix 1 teaspoon of rose water into it and stir well. Apply this mixture on your cleaned face with your fingers. Now take a small cotton handkerchief and dip it in lukewarm water.
Squeeze out the extra water and place it on the face for about 10 minutes. Remove the handkerchief and wipe off the face with cotton ball. Later rinse your face with normal water. This will clean up the pores and honey will moisturize your face internally. This will give you moisturized and shiny face.
It is one of the most common and beneficial face pack for dry skin. You just need to mash a ripe banana in a bowl and apply it on the face. Keep it intact for about half an hour and then wash off. You may also use ripe banana peel for the same. Grind the peel of a ripe banana into a smooth paste and use it as a face pack. This makes the facial skin smooth and wrinkle free. The best option is to mix both and use as a face pack thrice a week for visible difference..
This is a bit time taking practice, but is a deserving one. Take one egg yolk in a bowl and add one teaspoon of lime juice and one teaspoon of olive oil into it. Mix well and pour half teaspoon of rose water into the mixture. Dip a face brush into the mixture and apply evenly on the face.
Let it settle down for about 10 to 15 minutes. Later go for a soothing bath. You will come out with a moisturized and radiant face. Adopt this remedy everyday before bath for unbeatable glow on the face.
Cocoa Powder, Honey And Avocado
This is a tasty pack which we will use as externally on the face. Take 2 teaspoons of cocoa powder in a small bowl. Add 2 teaspoons of pure honey to it. Mash one avocado and mix the three ingredients nicely to form a smooth paste. Apply this mixture on the face and leave it for 20 to 30 minutes. Later message the face pack gently into the skin with your fingers. Rinse off with lukewarm water. You will get a moisturized face after the first application itself. Do this on alternate days for a month to get a naturally moisturized skin.
This is a two step process, but indeed an effective one. Peel off a ripe mango and mash its pulp to make a smooth paste. Firstly, take 2 teaspoons of the mashed pulp and mix it with one teaspoon of sugar and use it as a face scrub. Later clean up the face with a wet cotton ball.
Now mix the remaining mango pulp with 1 teaspoon of olive oil. Apply it as the final pack on the face and leave it for minimum 30 minutes. Wash off the face and remember not to apply any kind of cream after this. Do this every week for couple of months for visible improvement in quality of the facial skin.
Gram Flour, Curd And Honey
Take a bowl and mix 3 teaspoons of gram flour, 2 teaspoons of curd and 1 teaspoon of honey in it. Mix well to form a smooth paste. You may add few spoons of cold milk for getting the required texture of the mixture. Now apply this pack on your face and let it be until it starts drying up. Moisten your fingers and message off the scrub in outward circular motions. Later rinse off the face with cold water. Do this everyday before going for bath for glowing moisturized skin.
Ripe Banana, Yogurt, Honey And Tomato
This is a very unusual but wonderful home remedy for dry face. Peel off a banana and mash it nicely into a smooth paste. Make puree of one tomato and pour onto the mashed banana. Later mix 4 teaspoons of yogurt and 1 teaspoon of honey to the mixture. Mix well and apply it on the face. Keep it intact on the face for about 20 to 30 minutes.
Later wash off the pack with cold running water. Banana, honey and yogurt will deeply moisturize your face and tomato will act as a cleansing agent. Combination of all the ingredients will work amazingly for your dry face. Do this on alternate days for getting a flawless and moisturized face.