Who thought whipping a banana with a few kitchen ingredients could be your ultimate beauty fix? But it is! The very, many skin benefits of banana makes it a wonder ingredient that can keep all of your skin woes at bay and help you achieve healthy, flawless skin. Seriously, it doesn’t get easier than this. Grab a banana and a bowl ’cause we have some amazing face masks for you. Here are five easy and all-natural banana masks for every skin concern...
- For pimples, scars and blemishes
- For dark spots
- For brighter, glowing skin
- For dry skin
- For wrinkles and fine lines
For pimples, scars and blemishes
Banana and turmeric destroy bacteria and fight acne. Swirl 1 banana, 1 teaspoon turmeric and 1/3 cup of yogurt in a bowl and keep on face for 15 minutes for a pimple-free skin. This face mask helps fighting pimples and reducing acne scars and blemishes.
For dark spots
Banana helps lighten the dark spots and whitens the skin tone. Mash a banana and combine it with one tablespoon of lemon and honey. Lemon and banana have Vitamic C which brighten skin and lightens the black spots, giving you even tone skin. Keep the mask on for 10 minutes and rinse.
For brighter, glowing skin
Potassium and Vitamins E and C present in banana promote clear and glowing skin, milk and rose water leaves skin brighter. If dull skin is your worry, blend 1 banana with raw milk, honey and few drops of rose water into a smooth paste. Leave it on your face for 15 minutes and rinse.
For dry skin
Banana, avocado and honey have moisturising properties that heal cracked and flaky skin. Mash a ripe banana and an avocado and add 1 tablespoon of honey. Mix well and apply on clean face. Rinse and moisturise after 20 minutes.
For wrinkles and fine lines
Packed with anti-ageing benefits, banana helps in reducing the appearance of wrinkles and fine lines. Whip up a banana and add 1 teaspoon of orange juice and 1 teaspoon of plain yogurt. Apply and let sit for 15-20 minutes for younger-looking skin.