Your skin is none other than a mirror to your health. Unluckily, not everyone is blessed with perfectly healthy skin. Therefore, many people pay for classy beauty products in order to get their skin to glow. On the other hand, you can get a celebrity-like flawless skin with many useful and cost-effective methods. These methods are simple to apply and provide you with a skin that shines and glows.
Now, if you really want your skin to get an immediate glow without spending any money, then go through the simple steps given below and enjoy a healthy skin:
Apply Egg - Almonds mask
Add some grounded almonds into a medium bowl and beat in an egg. Mix both ingredients until smooth and foamy. Apply this simple mask to your skin and wait for 15 to 20 minutes. Rinse off with cold water.
Note: You can apply this mask in the evening and wash early in the next morning for best results.
Apply Peach - Brandy mask
Peel a fresh and well ripped peach and remove its seed. Now, cut it into slices and place in a mortar. Mash the peach slices until soft. Pour in a teaspoon of brandy and mix it with the mashed peach. Apply this paste to your skin and wait for 20 minutes until it absorbs into your skin thoroughly. Wash your skin with mild or cold water and feel the difference.
Apply Carrot - Honey mask
Carrot-Honey mask is perfect for all types of skins. Pick 2 to 3 fresh carrots and cut their ends with a sharp knife. Place them in a medium pot and pour in water until the carrots are covered. Set the pot on the stove over medium heat and bring the water to boil. Let the carrot boil for a few minutes until tender. Remove the pot from the stove and strain the boiled carrots. Wait until the carrots are cool enough to handle. Put the carrots in a mortar and crush them with a pestle. Place the mashed carrots in a medium bowl and top it with 2 to 3 teaspoons of honey. Whisk until the carrots and honey merge into one another. Apply this mask to your skin and sit aside for 10 to 15 minutes. Wash with cold water and feel an instant glow on your skin.
Apply Pumpkin-Honey mask
Pumpkin contains a good proportion of vitamin A, C and zinc, which play vital role in getting a glowing skin.
Boil few slices of pumpkin until soft and mash them properly. Place the mashed pumpkin in a bowl and add in 2 teaspoons of honey and ¼ spoon of raw milk. Mix the ingredients well for a few minutes until thick. Now, apply this useful pumpkin-honey mask to your skin and leave it for 10 to 15 minutes.
Note: Follow the procedure described in step 4 to boil the pumpkin.
Apply Aloe Vera-Glycerin mask
Pick few fresh leaves of Aloe Vera, extract their gel and pour it into a bowl. Add in 2 teaspoons of glycerin and mix with a small spoon. Dip a cotton ball in the Aloe Vera-Glycerin mask and dab on your skin uniformly. Rinse it off after 15 to 20 minutes for an instant glow.
Note: You can also rub the Aloe Vera’s leaves directly on your skin for the desired outcomes.
Apply Papaya mask
Papaya is among excellent ingredients to get beaming skin. What you have to do is, mash a well ripped papaya until soft and apply it directly to your skin. Massage this amazing mask on your skin for 10 to 15 minutes in a circular motion. Rinse off with cold water after 10 to 15 minutes and feel a glowing complexion.
Note: If you think that the mashing the papaya is laborious process, then gently rub it directly against your skin.
Apply Milk-Honey mask
Pour half teaspoon of honey in a bowl and place it in microwave oven for few seconds until slightly warm. Remove it from the oven and pour in a teaspoon of milk. Stir with a spoon until both of the ingredients blend well. Apply this mask to your skin and wash after 15 minutes.
Apply Orange-Curd/Milk mask
Mix a teaspoon of orange juice and 2 teaspoons of either curd or milk in a small bowl. Massage this mask to your skin in circular motion for a few minutes until it properly absorbs into your skin. Wash your skin with cold water and enjoy a gleaming skin instantly.
Apply Cucumber Juice
Cucumber contains 80 percent water and is therefore a brilliant skin lightening agent, providing you with a radiant skin. Mash a cucumber for few minutes until smooth and starts releasing juice. Pick a handful of mashed cucumber and squeeze its juice properly, using both of your hands. Coat your skin with this cucumber juice and wait for 15 minutes until it penetrates into your skin thoroughly. Wash off with cold water and experience glimmering skin.
Healthy Eating works
Eat healthy ingredients to get your skin to glow.
Increase the intake of fruits and vegetables that contain Vitamin C, an antioxidant that is best for clean blood and healthy immunity.
Eat grapes, pears, peaches and blueberries that are full of flavonoids, which are good for healthy and lustrous skin.
Get glowing skin by consuming high proportion of figs, which are high in fiber and add absolutely to your healthy skin.
Eat watermelon and tomatoes that are rich in lycopene, which keep your skin vibrant by protecting it from damaging ultra violet rays.
Feast upon red bell peppers per day as they are rich in vitamin A, vitamin C, and Vitamin E, keeping your skin glowing and in good physical shape.
In addition to the above mentioned food items, include safflower oil, sunflower oil, almonds, broccoli, turkey, seafood, mushrooms, cheese, sunflower seeds, pumpkin seeds, nuts, eggs and whole grains etc in your diet to get a healthy glowing skin within no time.
Avoid sun exposure
Avoid sunlight as much as you can. Ultraviolet rays are the main reason of dull and dead skin. Make sure to apply a sun block / sunscreen with a high SPF ratio, prior to sun exposure.