We start noticing several skin related issues as we gradually age. Skin starts producing less oil making it dry and saggy. Who would want to have such skin? To avoid this, you must start taking precautions from an early age.
One solution is to opt for skin tightening masks. Below are a few easy skin tightening mask recipes which can be made easily at your own home. Use any of these face tightening masks at least once a week for younger looking skin.
1. Egg White Mask:
- Egg white
Beat the egg and separate the egg white from the yellow. Apply the egg white directly on your face and wait till it dries. Wash your face with lukewarm water.
Egg is the most common ingredient known for skin tightening and is mostly used by us. It tightens the skin and firms it. So if you don’t have time to make all those recipes, you can simply use this mask and it will do wonders to your skin.
2. Egg White And Flour Mask:
- 1 Egg white
- Flour/Fuller’s earth
- Glycerin for dry skin
Beat an egg and separate the white from yellow. Mix flour, glycerin and honey to it and apply on your face. Wait till it dries and wash with lukewarm water. You can use Fuller’s Earth or Multanimitti as well. If you have oily skin, you can avoid adding glycerin.
Fuller’s earth or multanimitti improves skin tone, fights against blemishes, pimples, tanning etc. It draws excess oil from the skin and stimulates blood circulation in your face. You can use flour regularly while multanimitti occasionally when you get it from the market. One thing must be kept in mind that multanimitti is only for oily skin and not for dry or sensitive skin.
3. Egg White And Yogurt Mask:
- 1 Egg white
- 1tbsp Yogurt
- 1/8tsp Sugar
Beat an egg and separate the white from yellow. Mix yogurt and sugar to it well and apply it on your face. Wait till it dries and rinse well with lukewarm water.
4. Cabbage And Rice Flour Mask:
- 2-3 Cabbage leaves
- 2tbsp Rice flour
- Few drops of Almond/Olive oil
Grind and make a paste of cabbage leaves. Mix it well with rice flour and almond oil or olive oil. Apply it on your face and let it dry. Rinse it well with lukewarm water. If you have oily skin, you can avoid using almond or olive oil in this pack. You can also add egg white to it if you like.
5. Cabbage And Honey Mask:
- Cabbage leaves
- Almond/olive oil for dry skin
Take 2-3 cabbage leaves and make a paste out of it. Mix it well with yogurt and honey in a container. For dry skin, almond or olive oil can be added to the paste. Apply this pack and leave it for 15-20 min. Rinse well with lukewarm water.
All these ingredients can be found easily at home. Hope this article on skin tightening face masks helps you. So let us know which mask are you planning to start with?
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