Easy Home Remedies for Radiant Skin

In recent times when pollution is more than the population it is almost impossible to have a perfect skin unless one would puts in the time and effort needed to make their skin flawless and beautiful. Instead of spending money on getting rid of skin ailments, here are a few homemade remedies to get glowing skin.

The first thing that comes to mind when we think of roses is love. Not only does it symbolise love but the Romans and Greeks used rose petals while bathing. Rose petals have anti-bacterial properties that make them ideal for fighting against acne. Turmeric is also used to fight against breakouts. The lactic acid present in yogurt helps to get rid of dead skin and will tighten pores henceforth reduce flare-ups on the face and other parts of the body.

Rose and yogurt face pack
Ingredients required-
Few dried rose petals,
1 tsp of yogurt,
1 tsp of turmeric
Few drops of rose water.

Procedure- Take some dried rose petals and grind them into a fine powder. Add 1 tablespoon of yogurt along with 1 tablespoon of turmeric and to this mixture add a few drops of rose water. Apply the paste on to your face and leave it on for about 20 minutes. Rinse your face with lukewarm water.

Apply this face pack every other day and you will notice a drastic improvement in your skin texture. Gradually your skin will be less prone to breakouts.

Summer is around the corner and in spite of applying sunscreen, your skin becomes tanned due to the harmful radiations. Here is an easy DIY remedy to get rid of tan. We all are familiar with the fact that lemon is rich in vitamin C and citric acid which helps to lighten your skin tone when used on a regular basis. Honey is another ingredient that can work wonders on the skin.

Honey and lemon face pack
Ingredients required-
1 tsp of honey,
1 tsp of lemon juice(preferably natural lemon juice),
1 tsp of rose water.

Procedure- Take 1 tablespoon of honey, 1 tablespoon of lemon,1 tablespoon of rosewater and mix all the ingredients until it comes to a thick paste. Apply this mixture on your face and let it sit for about 15 minutes and then rinse with cold water. Since you’re using lemon avoid using soap. One thing to remember is to make sure that the mixture does not touch your hair because lemon turns the hair white.

Make it a daily routine to use this face pack and you will notice a change in your skin within no time.

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- Akhila