4 Simple Ways To Make Honey Yogurt Facial Masks At Home May 6, 2015

Wondering how to get that soft and clean-face look? Ever thought if there is a possibility of getting flawless skin without stepping into a spa or shelling loads of money?

Well, there is a way to get the beauty you had always wanted in the way you wanted it! And that is by using the yogurt facial mask!

You can make the mask within the comfort of your home. How? We will tell you that, but before learning about the recipe of this natural face mask, let’s first look at why honey and yogurt work well.

Why Honey And Yogurt?

Honey works like a natural humectant (1). It keeps the skin hydrated, ensuring your face is moisturized. Honey acts like an anti-microbial agent too. Apart from these, when you face has burns or cuts, honey can be used to cure it. The best quality of using honey in your face mask is that it goes with any type of skin. It is suitable even if you have the most sensitive skin. Also, honey binds all other ingredients in the face mask well.

[ Read: Benefits Of Yogurt For Skin And Hair ]

Yogurt contains lactic acid, which refines your skin pores. It also exfoliates your face and produces collagen. Collagen connects tissues. Like honey, yogurt too is applicable for all skin types.

Since the two main ingredients of this face mask are suitable for all skin types; there is a Do-It-Yourself recipe for each one.

Honey And Yogurt Facial Masks At Home – 4 Simple Ways:

1. For Dry Skin:

You need to moisturize your dry skin. Here is how to make moisturizing pack for this skin type:


  • 2 tablespoons of plain yogurt
  • 1 tablespoon of honey
  • 1 to 2 tablespoons oatmeal. Oatmeal should be cooked and cooled (2).


Mix the ingredients well to form a paste. Ensure the paste is smooth. Apply this smooth paste on your face. Leave it for 10 to 15 minutes. Now, wash off the paste. Use a warm washcloth for this purpose.

2. For Irritated Skin:

If your skin type is too sensitive, use this pack to calm your skin.


  • ½ cup of yogurt
  • 2 tablespoons of Aloe Vera gel. You could also go for Aloe Vera juice
  • 1 tablespoon of honey
  • ½ peeled cucumber
  • A few drops of chamomile oil.


Mix all the ingredients in a blender. Apply it on the face. Leave it on the face for 10 to15 minutes.

[ Read: Blueberry Face Masks For Radiant Skin ]

3. For Acne Skin:

If your face is prone to acne, use this method of face mask.


  • 5 tablets of uncoated aspirins
  • 2 to 3 tablespoons of plain yogurt
  • 1 dollop of honey


Take a bowl. Mix honey and yogurt. Drop the aspirin tablets into yogurt (3). Let them dissolve. You may add water or Aloe Vera juice for the tablets to dissolve into the yogurt faster. Now, mix it well into a paste. Apply on your face. Leave it for 10 to 20 minutes. Make sure not to use this face pack with aspirins if you are allergic to it (aspirin).

4. For Dull Skin:

If you have a dull skin type, this honey and yogurt facial mask brings a spark on the face.

[ Read: Face Masks For Glowing Skin ]


  • 1 tablespoon of honey
  • 1 teaspoon of plain yogurt
  • 2 tablespoons of almonds. They have to be finely ground
  • ½ teaspoon of lemon juice


Mix the ingredients. Rub the paste gently onto your face for 1 to 2 minutes. Wash your face with lukewarm water.

Now, looking beautiful is in your hands. Spend some time and get that glowing face you always wanted to have with these yogurt and honey facial masks.

Do you have any other idea of adding that lost glow to your face? Do share with us in the comments section!

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