DIY Watermelon Facial Mask Recipes

Your skin requires care and attention for all the seasons throughout the year, so it’s very important to know how to take care of it during both cold and warm months, as each of these has its threats for your skin. Thus, winter frosts might bring to dehydration and summer might present a threat because of too much sunlight and sweat. So there is a number of natural products that come to help you with this kind of problems, which might occur. Some of the most effective means are watermelon masks, which have a long list of benefits for your skin care. The first one is probably their toning and hydrating quality, which come as first aid for dry face skin. The rich resources of lycopene, Vitamin C and A are perfect to struggle against fine lines, wrinkles and age spots. Vitamin A also contributes to removing excessive oil secretion, thus fighting against oily skin problems, too. Watermelon extract also revitalizes the skin, and helps to keep it fresh. To particularize all these benefits, here are some useful DIY watermelon facial mask recipes for your best skin look and condition.

Watermelon Facial Mask for Normal Skin

Ingredients:

• 1 tsp. of watermelon juice
• Olive oil
• Thick cream
• Whipped egg yolk

Preparation:

Mix the juice, cream, and oil, and then add the egg yolk. Mix again and apply the mixture to the skin of the face, neck and decollete and keep it for 20 minutes. Rinse the facial off with strong black tea. Such a course consisting of 12 procedures (carried once each 2 days) will give its results as healthy and fresh skin.

DIY Watermelon Facial Mask Recipes

Watermelon Facial Mask for Oily Skin

Ingredients:

• Equal proportions of mashed watermelon and banana

Preparation:

Mix well the mashed mass of these two, and apply the facial to your face keeping it on for 10-15 minutes. Afterwards, wash it with warm water. This procedure can be repeated up to two times a week, with the help of which you will get rid of annoying acne at the same time avoiding drying your skin.

Watermelon Facial Mask for Dry Skin

Ingredients:

• 1 tsp. of watermelon juice
• Whipped egg yolk

Preparation:

Mix these two ingredients and apply the mixture to your face keeping it on for 20 minutes. It is also necessary to use a face cream, suitable for your skin type after this procedure. This treatment has a very nice moisturizing and nourishing effect.

Watermelon Facial Mask for Revitalizing Skin

Ingredients:

• Mashed watermelon and honey in equal proportions

Preparation:

Mix the ingredients and apply the mass on your face, leaving it on for 15-20 minutes. After that, wash your face with warm water.

Another recipe for this very purpose is to dip a gauze or cotton pad into watermelon juice, after which you need to put the moistened pad to clean face and let it stay there for 15-20 minutes. Then remove it and wash your face with cool water. Repeat the procedure 2-3 times a week. This is a good way of keeping your skin fresh and young.

DIY Watermelon Facial Mask Recipes

Smooth Cleansing Scrub with Watermelon Seeds

Clean and grind the watermelon seeds, dilute them with boiled water. Massage the problematic areas with this mass and keep it there for a couple of minutes. After this, wash it off and put a thin layer of egg white on your face. Wash this mask after it’s completely dry, which is approximately 10 minutes later. Repeat this procedure 1-2 times a week. This is a perfect solution for those having oily skin, acne, and acne scars.

Besides, you can just use the watermelon juice or watermelon grinds for natural bleaching effect. The bright greenish mash of watermelon grids is useful for smoothening and whitening your skin, and to be used as good substitute for toners.

These were the easiest and the most useful watermelon beauty recipes – ways of keeping your skin fresh, young, and healthy, as well as for fighting some very popular and frequently occurring seasonal problems.

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