Home remedies for Dry Skin
Beautiful and youthful skin is the most coveted dream of every girl. Hectic schedule, dust, stress, unhealthy diet and lack of sleep usually results in drying of the skin. Dry skin requires much attention as any negligence can lead to many other kinds of problems.
Following are given some of the home remedies for dry skin:-
Drink plenty of water. Drink at least 10 glasses of water daily to keep the body hydrated.
Olive oil has amazing effects on dry skin. Massage the skin in bedtime with oil alone or under your moisturiser. It gives soft and silky touch in no time.
Mix yoghurt and mashed up papaya well. Apply this mask on skin for 10-15 minutes. Wash the face with water and see the magic effect.
Honey, another supernatural crack healer has long lasting effect on dry skin. Apply the honey alone twice a day or it can be mixed up with any home remedies.
Coconut oil or avocado oil can also be applied to moisturise the skin.
Avoid using hot water on skin use instead lukewarm water for every purpose.
Pulp of banana works great on dry skin. Mash the ripe banana, apply it on face and wash it with warm water. Apply this pack at least once in a week.
Glycerine oil and petroleum jelly are very good remedies for dry skin.
Don’t fall for strong soap and other cleansing agents on skin. Instead use mild face wash to clean the face.
Mix one teaspoon of orange juice, olive oil, few drops of fresh lime juice and rose water along with egg yolk and apply it on face for 15 minutes. It will have wonder on dry skin.
Chocolates help in promoting glow and reduce fine lines, scars and marks. Mix 5 teaspoon of cocoa powder, 4 teaspoon of honey and maize flour. Apply the pack on the face and other parts of body where it is required. Rinse it well with warm water after 15 minutes.
Mix the pulp of ripe mango with one teaspoon of sugar well and apply the pack carefully on the face. Leave it for 20 minutes and wash the face and feel the silky-smooth touch.
Beat the egg and mix it well with honey and olive oil. Apply the mixture on face and wash it after 10 minutes.
Soak few almonds in milk overnight. Grind it well into fine paste with the help of milk, if required. Apply this on face and leave it minimum for an hour. See the glow and make others feel envy!