Masks are the epitome of pampering they add a surge of hydration, softness and glow. Whether it’s your skin that looks parched or your hair that lacks lustre, there’s a mask to address all these issues. And while you were showering all your TLC on the two things you care most about, we found ways to pamper the one thing you ignore the most – your lips! To ensure your lips look their poutiest best this summer here are some DIY masks you can try at home.

Exfoliating mask
 

Exfoliating mask

Getting rid of dead skin from your lips will not only make them look soft and plump but it will also allow your lipsticks to glide and sit comfortably.

Take a teaspoon each of organic coconut oil and sugar, mix well and apply all over lips. Massage for a few minutes, then let it rest for 20 minutes before washing off.

Hydrating mask
 

Hydrating mask

Using a rich hydrating lip mask is essential after you’ve removed the layers of dead skin. If you have a smokers line this mask will work wonders for you.

Mix two teaspoons of ripe mashed avocado with a teaspoon of honey. Apply all over your lips and let the mask work its magic while you chill for the next 15 minutes.

Moisturising mask
 

Moisturising mask

A moisturising lip mask can soothe, care and repair parched skin. The moisturising ingredients used in this mask will give you soft and smooth lips.

A teaspoon of organic honey mixed with ½ teaspoon of fresh pomegranate juice will give you the lips of your dreams!

Lip lightening mask
 

Lip lightening mask

Not caring for your lips well and going to sleep without getting rid of lipstick can seriously harm your lips and make them look darker with time.

Two teaspoons of yogurt and one teaspoon of mashed kiwi mixed together and applied on lips as a mask can help peel away dead skin as well as lighten the colour of your lips.