From following their fashion styles to looking up to them for makeup and hair inspiration, our beloved Bollywood actresses have always been our go-to for all our beauty woes! Not to mention their gorgeous skin that makes us go green with envy. If you’ve been wondering how to get clear, flawless skin like the B-Town divas without spending a bomb, you’re in luck.

Turns out that our Bollywood divas, just like us, trust homemade masks and scrubs to maintain the health of their skin. Yes, really. So, we’re listing down five DIY recipes that Bollywood actresses swear by to keep their skin healthy and glowing. Check ‘em out!


01. Ananya Panday’s turmeric and honey face mask

Ananya Panday’s turmeric and honey face mask

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Ananya never shies away from posting bare-faced pictures of herself on Instagram and tbh, with skin that flawless, who wouldn’t? The actress turns to her homemade turmeric and honey mask for glowing skin. This recipe helps remove stubborn tan and leaves your skin moisturised and glowing.


  • 1 teaspoon turmeric
  • 1 teaspoon honey
  • 2 tablespoons yoghurt

Take all these ingredients in a bowl and mix them well. Let it rest for 15-20 minutes. Then, with your dry hands, scrub your face in a circular motion and remove the paste off your face - remember to be gentle. Wash the rest with cool water.



02. Janhvi Kapoor’s fruity face pack

Janhvi Kapoor’s fruity face pack

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Janhvi is known for showcasing her love for homemade face packs on social media. One of her favourite DIY face masks involves using seasonal fruits with yoghurt, honey and orange to soothe, moisturise and exfoliate her skin. Here’s how to make this fruity face pack…


  • : Any available fruit
  • 1 teaspoon honey
  • 1 tablespoon yoghurt or malai
  • Half an orange

Mash the seasonal fruit of your choice and add the honey and malai in it to make a paste. Apply it to your face. Then take the half-cut orange and gently rub it over the face-pack for a few minutes. Rinse it off with cool water and you’re good to go.


03. Sonakshi Sinha’s almond and clove scrub

Sonakshi Sinha’s almond and clove scrub

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Clear and flawless - that’s all we gotta say about Sonakshi Sinha’s skin. The gorgeous actress is big on homemade remedies for her skin and is often seen on Instagram flaunting this love. We love the DIY almond and clove scrub that she swears by. This scrub not just removes dead skin cells from your skin but also nourishes them. It is exceptionally amazing for people with acne-prone skin.


  • 2 tablespoon fine almond powder
  • 2 teaspoons honey
  • 2 tablespoons yoghurt
  • 1 teaspoon ground clove

Mix the ingredients. Then, take some of the mixture on your palm and apply it all over your damp face. Gently massage it on your skin for a few minutes to exfoliate it. Try this scrub twice a week and you’ll notice visible improvement in your skin tone.



04. Aishwarya Rai Bachchan’s besan and yoghurt face pack

Aishwarya Rai Bachchan’s besan and yoghurt face pack

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Aishwarya is stunning and there’s no denying that. We at BB are obsessed with her clear and glowing skin. For her skin, Aishwarya uses the popular besan and yoghurt pack and it works wonders for her. This pack works to exfoliate, moisturise, hydrate and brighten your skin. I mean if it’s good enough for Ash, it’s good enough for us.


  • 1 cup gram flour (besan)
  • 2-3 tablespoons yoghurt
  • 1 teaspoon honey

Mix these ingredients in a bowl and make a thick paste. Now, apply the paste over your face and neck and let it stay for 20-25 minutes until it dries up. Then wash it off with cool water. You'll notice visible results with regular use.



05. Alia Bhatt’s neem and tulsi mask

Alia Bhatt’s neem and tulsi mask


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Alia trusts the oldest and the most effective known skincare ingredients to make her skin flawless and healthy — neem and tulsi. This face mask detoxifies your skin, all thanks to the antibacterial and anti-inflammatory properties of these ingredients to give you blemish-free and beautiful skin.


  • 1 cup fresh neem leaves
  • 1 cup fresh tulsi leaves
  • 2 cloves
  • Some rose water

Grind the leaves and cloves together in a mixer. Once done, add some rose water to the mix till it forms a nice paste. Then, apply the mixture all over your face and let it rest for 15-20 minutes before rinsing it with cold water.