11 Homemade Face Packs For Dry Skin With Pictures February 9, 2017

Unlike oily skin, dry skin needs extra nourishment through deep moisturization. If you have dry skin, you need to cleanse, tone, and moisturize your skin daily to improve its texture.

In addition, face packs for dry skin will help improve the condition of the skin, while locking in moisture. It would be ideal to choose homemade face mask for dry skin, as they are natural and cause no harm to the skin. Fruits like apple, avocado and peach work wonderfully on dry and lifeless skin to make it supple and bring back the original glow. You can mix and match some kitchen ingredients to these fruits and make your own face pack for dry skin in minutes.

Religiously add these homemade packs to your daily regimen to achieve perfect glowing skin.

Homemade Face Packs For Dry Skin

1. Banana Face Pack For Dry Skin


  • 1 ripe banana
  • 1 tbsp honey
  • 1 tsp olive oil

Method & Application

  • Mix all the ingredients to make a smooth paste, apply all over the face and rinse with water after 10 minutes.

  • Add honey.

  • Add olive oil.

  • Mix them to make a smooth paste.


Skin Benefits

Honey helps in locking the moisture, while banana and olive oil help remove and neutralize the bad effects of free radicals on the skin. You can also try some honey face masks individually.

Owing to its antioxidant properties, olive oil is said to regulate skin’s sebum production. Thus, the face pack offers relaxing, soothing, and moisturizing effects.

Alternative Method

Two teaspoons of banana puree, a teaspoon of almond oil and two drops of Vitamin E oil together can do magic for your dry skin.

But if vitamin E oil is something you don’t stock up on then you can always use egg instead. Here is a video guiding you on the same.

Banana has anti-wrinkle and anti-aging properties while the almond oil nourishes skin. Vitamin E is great for reducing age spots and pimple scars. It acts as a great nourishing, as well as a skin tightening face pack.

[ Read: Papaya Fruit Face Packs ]

2. Oats-Almond Dry Skin Face Pack


  • 5-6 almonds
  • 2 tbsp oats
  • 2 tbsp yogurt
  • 1 tsp honey

Method & Application

Grind almonds and oats to get a powder like consistency. Further, add yogurt and honey to make a smooth paste out of it. Apply the pack and rinse it after 15 minutes.

Skin Benefits

Almonds nourishes the skin, oats moisturizes the skin, and yogurt tightens it along with making it soft and soothing.

3. Milk Face Pack For Dry Skin


  • 1 tsp milk
  • 1 tsp of overnight soaked almonds’ paste
  • 1 tsp aloe vera gel and
  • 2 drops of essential oil
  • 1 tbsp runny honey


Mix all the ingredients well, apply on the face, leave it on for 15 minutes, and rinse it with warm water. This is one of the easiest dry skin homemade face masks.

  • Take some milk.

  • Add the almond paste.

  • Add honey.

  • Make a smooth paste.

[ Read: Simple Aloe Vera Face Masks At Home ]

4. Coco Dry Skin Face Mask

This one is ideal for those who have dry skin and an oily T-zone.


  • 1/2 tbsp cocoa powder
  • 1/2 tbsp honey
  • 1 tsp grounded oatmeal or besan
  • 2 tsp of coconut milk

Method & Application

Mix all the ingredients to make a smooth paste, and apply it on the face and rinse it after a while.

  • Take cocoa powder.

  • Add honey.

  • Add besan.

  • Add coconut milk.

  • Make a smooth paste.

With most homemade face packs, the ingredients are easily available, and the risk of artificial ingredients is thus avoided.

Skin Benefits

The antioxidant and cleansing properties of chocolate freshen dull and tired looking skin.

[ Read: Remedies For Dry Skin ]

5. Yogurt And Rose Dry Skin Face Pack


  • 1 tbsp yogurt
  • 2 tbsp honey
  • 2 tbsp rose water
  • 1 small bowl of rose petals


Method & Application

Mix all the ingredients to make a smooth paste and apply all over the face to rinse it after 20 minutes.

6. Cucumber Face Pack For Dry Skin


Method & Application

Mash cucumber, add sugar, and refrigerate it for some time. Apply it on the face, leave it on for ten minutes, and rinse it with cold water.

Skin Benefits

Cucumber gives skin a cooling effect making it soft and supple, thus soothing it.

7. Rose Face Pack For Dry Skin


  • Rose flower
  • Oats
  • Water

Method & Application

Take Rose, add 2/3 tsp of ground oats and water and make a smooth paste of it. Prior pack application, wash your face with milk and apply rose water by just dabbing it using a cotton ball. When dried, rinse it with water and then apply the face pack. Leave it for 10-15 minutes and then wash it off with cold water.

  • Oat paste.

  • Rose petal and oats paste.

Skin Benefits

It is suitable for all skin types. It has a tonic and astringent like effect on the capillaries just below the skin surface, thus making it useful in diminishing the redness caused by enlarged capillaries.

8. Avocado Fruit Pack


  • Mash an avocado and take two teaspoons of it.
  • Add 1 teaspoon of honey and 1 teaspoon of milk cream to this mashed avocado and pour few drops of rose water if the cream is very thick.

Your fruit face mask for dry skin is ready in a minute! All these ingredients are extremely nourishing and nutritious for dry skin types.

9. Honey Fruit Pack

Honey, when simply mixed with mashed banana, peach or avocado acts as a great dry skin face pack. Few drops of olive oil can be added as an extra nourishing ingredient for extremely dry skins.

But if you want to go slightly more exotic, here is a video on avocado and honey face mask.

[ Read: Kiwi Fruit Face Masks For Glowing Skin ]

10. Onion Fruit Mask
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Onion too works for dry skin.

  • Mix 2 tsps. of onion extracts with honey and apply liberally on your face.
  • Wash off after some time.

This pack works great for aged ladies yearning for a wrinkle-free skin.

11. Strawberry Fruit Pack

A mask made with strawberries and honey works best for dry skin.

  • Mash ripe strawberries and mix it with honey and oatmeal.
  • Let it rest for 15-20 minutes.
  • Wash off with cool water.

You can also use yogurt in place of honey. Here is a video guiding you through it.

Hope you have enjoyed reading how to make dry skin masks at home. Do share about your experiences using these packs. Also, if you have suggestions for homemade face packs for dry skin let us know through the comments section below.

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  • Krishna

    Hello!! Nice article Poulami Ghose.. :) All ingredients are really good for the skin.. :) Your cocoa pack and rose petals with oats is new that i have heard of.. will surely try them.. :)

  • Vidya

    Your packs are really good.. pls can you help me with my condition too? I have pimply skin.. so i avoid those moisturzing creams and al.. but then my skin ends up being really dry on the lip and cheeks joint zone.. and on the forehead.. its really trouble some.. im scared to use any products coz of any increased acne breakouts as well as dryness in the specified concern areas. pls suggest me.. for better skin,

  • http://www.stylecraze.com/members/meenadas/ Meena

    your packs are really nice.. i hope it helps me with my dry skin too.. :) good post.. :)

  • Ruchika

    Finally!!! Some easy to make homemade face packs for dry skin. I would love to try the cucumber pack and yogurt and rose face pack this winter to tackle the issue of intense dryness. Hate the extreme dryness. Thank you for sharing such simple face packs with us. :)

  • Annie Sandra

    I have dry and dull skin and these face packs are really wonderful, especially the cucumber face pack. They are completely natural and I can use them without worrying about the side effects. Thanks for sharing such a useful post :)

  • ash

    How frequently can we apply these face pack.

    • http://www.stylecraze.com/ StyleCraze

      Hi Ash, if you suffer with dry skin then you can apply this face packs twice or thrice in a week.

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    Hi Heena, here are few remedies that you can follow to get rid of dark circles:
    1. Cucumber – Cut a fresh cucumber into thick slices and chill them in the refrigerator for 30 minutes. Put the slices onto the affected skin area for about 10 minutes. Wash the area with water. Repeat twice daily for about a week or more.
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