Papaya is not only good for your health; it is extremely beneficial for skin also. ‘Pepin’ the enzyme contained in papaya is helpful in exfoliating the dead skin cells in a very gentle way and clear dark spots and blemishes. Papaya is also rich in vitamin A, C, pantothenic acid, antioxidants, folate, magnesium and potassium which are extremely healing for the skin. If a clear glowing skin is all you wish, try these homemade papaya face pack recipes. Blending papaya with some other ingredients will not only provide your face masks a perfect base, but will help to get a radiant glow and a clearer, smooth skin texture.
Papaya And Sandalwood Face Mask For Oily Skin
Mash 4-5 pieces of papaya in a bowl. Add 1 tbsp. sandalwood powder or fuller’s earth and 1tsp. honey and mix all the ingredients thoroughly. Apply this mask on your clean face. Allow it to work for 20 minutes and then wash off your face with water. Your skin will become clean and soft. This face mask is appropriate for those with oily skin as sandalwood powder will help to absorb excess oil from the skin and enzymes contained in papaya will exfoliate the skin gently.
Papaya Face Pack For Dry Skin
If your skin is dry and looks dull, dry and lifeless, try this papaya face pack. Take 5-6 pieces of papaya and mash them with fork or spoon to get a smooth pulp. Add 1tbsp. honey, 2tbsp. milk cream and few drops of glycerin and blend until you get a smooth puree. Instead of glycerin, you can add2-3 drops of almond oil. Keep this mask in refrigerator for 10 minutes and apply on your washed face evenly. Leave the mask for 15-20 minutes on your skin to sit and then wash off as usual with cold water. The vitamin A, papin and antioxidant contained in papaya will renew the cells and nourish your skin, honey will help to achieve glowing fairness and milk cream, almond oil and glycerin will provide the required moisture to reduce dryness and heal the skin. Together they will make your skin glow.
Papaya Face Pack For All Skin Types
Mash papaya pieces to get the pulp; add 1tbsp. honey and 1tbsp. aloe Vera gel to the pulp and mix thoroughly. Apply after cleaning and drying your face and wait for 15-20 minutes to let the skin absorb the mask. Wash off with water to get clean and clear skin.
Papaya And Lime Juice Face Pack For Reducing Spots
Mash pieces of papaya until you get a smooth paste. Add juice of half a lemon to it and mix thoroughly once again. Apply this mask all over your face and neck and allow it to work for 15-20 minutes. After washing the face, you will find the spots have lightened. With regular use of this mask all dark spots and blemishes will be gone and you will get a bright glowing complexion. The combination of lemon juice with papaya helps to reduce the dark spot by enhancing papaya’s skin lightening properties. This face pack works best for those with oily skin.
Papaya And Almond Face Pack For Brighter Complexion
Soak some almonds, crush them and mix with milk to form a paste. Mix this paste to papaya pulp and blend again to get a smooth creamy consistency. Keep the pack in freezer for 10 minutes and apply on your face; allow it to sit for 15 minutes and wash off. You will notice an instant brightness on your skin. For better result, apply this pack once a week. Almonds are high in vitamin E which has ability to treat skin problems like acne, pimples and wrinkles. When mixed with exfoliating papaya pulp, it acts as an anti-aging skin care treatment and brigs natural glow to your skin by reducing fine lines, wrinkles and age spots.
Papaya Face Pack For Sensitive Skin
Give your skin a nice treat with this fruity face pack particularly if your skin is bit sensitive. There is no fear of having any skin reaction as all the ingredients used in this pack is completely natural. Blend equal portions of apple, banana and papaya after adding 2tbsp yogurt until you get a smooth, cream-like consistency. Apply on your washed face and wait for 20 minutes to let the mask work; wash off with water. You will notice an instant glow on your skin.
Nourish and rejuvenate your skin with these easy, simple homemade face masks and get beautiful, glowing skin which you have always desired.