Summers—the time for mangoes and ice cold beverages! But doesn’t our skin need some extra care during the summer months? It does! The heat, the humidity and the pollution can drain the skin during the summers. But how can you pamper your skin without spending hours at the salon? Not to mention the money you’ll have to shell out! If that is what is keeping you away from pampering your skin, we have just the solution for you! An exciting and effective fruit ice facial, which can be easily done at home for glowing skin in summer! Fruit ice facial is an effective way to relax and treat you with a spa-like experience at the comfort of your home. It works well in giving you an even complexion, tighten your pores, relax your mind and make the skin look refreshed! The most amazing thing is that it is one of the easiest facials you can get—no wonder it is so popular in many of the celebrity spas!
This is an inexpensive way to pamper your skin. The things you need are readily available:
- Ice cube tray
- Spoon or fork
DIY Fruits Ice Facial For Summer:
Let’s follow the steps to make the ice facial for summer season:
Fruits have amazing benefits for the skin. They contain rich portions of vitamins, minerals and antioxidants, which can boost your skin health. This fruit facial can be tweaked according to your preferences. Dice a lemon into two pieces and remove the seeds as it might hurt the skin on application. Then, squeeze the lemon and take the juice in a small container.
Transfer the juice into the ice tray container. Lemon has an amazing, refreshing fragrance, which soothes the skin during summers. It also contains vitamins and minerals, which boosts skin hydration, nourish it and also fight oiliness. It also fights acne and acne marks.
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Take sweet grapes and mash them with a spoon. Remove seeds and transfer the content to the ice tray. Grapes contain vitamins and minerals, which protects the skin effectively. It also controls age spots, excess oil accumulation and leaves the skin soft without any stickiness during summers.
Next, take half a banana and dice it into pieces. Then use a spoon and take a half spoon of milk or plain water and add it to the banana pieces. Mash the banana with a blender or a spoon and make it into a fine paste without lumps. Then transfer the contents into the ice tray. Banana contains high portions of vitamins and minerals. It hydrates and nourishes the skin effectively. It controls dry patches and heals all the dryness. It leaves the skin soft, smooth and glowing.
Next, repeat the same step with papaya. Papaya contains Vitamin A and Papain, which nourishes the skin deeply and also, breaks down inactive proteins, thereby leaving the skin soft and hydrated. Adding a glow, it also exfoliates the skin and leaves it even toned with regular application.
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Leave the ice tray for 5 to 6 hours till the fruit juice turns into an ice cube. For an extra fresh flavor of fruits, add smaller fresh pieces of the fruit in the juice. After 6 hours, remove the fruit ice cubes and start applying it on your skin gently.
How To Apply Fruit Ice Cubes?
Take the ice cubes and start rubbing it gently but quickly all over your face and neck. Create soft and gentle massaging moves on the skin without hurting it. Don’t press the ice cubes hard, and also don’t be harsh with your skin. It is best to remember not to press the ice cubes strongly as it can damage tiny capillaries under your skin. Like all other facial treatments, it is best to avoid application of the ice cubes on the delicate and gentle under eye area. Keep massaging the fruit ice cubes for good 3 to 4 minutes and then do not pat your face dry. Let your face dry naturally to get maximum fruit benefits.
[ Read: How To Do A Facial At Home? ]
Try this excellent cooling and refreshing fruit ice facial this summer. It will leave your skin soft, nourished and fresh!
Have you ever tried a home facial? What did you use? Do share with us in the comments section below.
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