Fruits are great for our health. We all know that, but do you know that fruits are also nature’s best ‘pick-me-ups’ for our skin! Using fruits on the skin is one of the oldest, most trusted and cost effective methods of skin care. Fruit facials not only rejuvenates the skin, but provide hydration and gives a fresh look to our face. No wonder, fruit facials are very popular. We often opt for fruit facials at salons and don’t mind spending quite a few bucks for that. But more often than not, these fruit facials don’t use real fruits, only fruit flavored facial creams loaded with chemicals. Therefore, doing damage to our skin while trying to beautify it!! Then why not opt for real fruit facials that can be done at home very easily!! Let’s check out How to do Fruit Facials at Home 🙂
How to do Fruit Facials at Home
Take half cup of ripe strawberries and mash them. Mix 1/4th cup of cornstarch with it. Apply it on the face and relax for 30 minutes. After that, wash off with cold water.
Strawberries are rich source of salicylic acid, which treats skin infection and removes all the impurities and dead skin cells that can clog our pores. It also makes our skin brighter and younger-looking.
Mash 1 peach. Mix it with 1 tbsp of honey and 1 tsp of oatmeal and make a thick paste. Apply on the face and wait for 10-15 minutes before washing off.
Peach is rich in Vitamin A & C which nourish our skin from deep within. Peaches contain Alpha Hydroxy Acid, which gets rid of dead skin cells and fights with signs of ageing such as wrinkles and fine lines. This facial instantly gives radiant and youthful skin.
Mash a ripe avocado. To this, add one egg yolk. Mix well and apply this on the face. Leave it on for 20 minutes and wash off. Discover a fairer, soft and nourished skin that you have always wanted.
Avocado facial is rich in Vitamin A,B, D & E, potassium and other essential skin nutrients. This gets absorbed in the skin and eliminates the signs of ageing. Besides, it gives fair, moisturized and healthy skin.
Take a small ripe banana and smash it. Add 2 tbsp each of honey and lemon juice to it. Mix well and apply on the face. Wait for 15 minutes and wash off.
Banana facial gives an instant glow to the skin. It is great for oily skin. Banana facial is rich in antioxidants, which remove the toxins from the face. Skin appears smoother, younger and fairer.
Fruits are rich in vitamins, minerals and anti oxidants. Fruit facials gets absorbed deep into the skin layers and nourishes the skin from within. So try these fruit facials at home and let me know how they worked for you 🙂