Amazing Home Remedies to Get Clear and Spotless Skin

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How to Get Clear Skin Naturally?

Home remedies using all natural products is definitely the best approach when it comes to making sure that your skin remains clear and spotless. Your skin will thank you for not using any harmful synthetic products which may deteriorate it over time. And these natural ingredients are as effective in giving you clear skin naturally. Some common natural home remedies for clear skin include:

1. Aloe Vera

Aloe Vera Face Mask

Ingredients

  • Leaf of an Aloe Vera plant

Method

  1. Remove the outer covering of the Aloe Vera leaf and carefully scoop out the fresh gel from the leaf.
  2. Grind the obtained gel into a pulp and apply this onto the face. You can either leave this overnight or wash it off after 20 minutes.

Benefits

Aloe Vera is an antiseptic agent that hydrates the skin from within as well as helps fade blemishes and spots left behind by acne.

How Often to Do

Once a day, preferably before you sleep at night.

2. Coconut Oil

Ingredients

  • Virgin coconut oil and a cotton pad.

Method

  1. Warm the coconut oil to a lukewarm temperature and then massage the oil gently into the skin for a few minutes.
  2. Let it sit for 10 minutes before you wipe off the excess oil using a cotton pad.

Benefits

Coconut Oil is an antimicrobial agent that will prevent infections and acne from occurring. The oil is also rich in antioxidants that will improve the texture of the skin, making it appear supple, hydrated and even-toned.

How Often to Do

Twice a day.

3. Apple Cider Vinegar

Ingredients

  • 1:1 apple cider vinegar
  • Water
  • Cotton ball

Method

  1. Mix the vinegar with water.
  2. Using the cotton ball, apply an even layer of the mixture all over the skin and leave it overnight.
  3. Rinse in the morning with cold water.

Benefits

The acids present in the vinegar acts as a natural exfoliant that removes the dead skin cells to give rise to fresh, healthy skin. Vinegar also acts as an astringent and anti-inflammatory agent.

How Often to Do

Once a day.

4. Green Tea

Green-tea

Ingredients

  • Green tea bag
  • Hot water
  • Lemon and honey (optional)

Method

  1. Soak the green tea bag in the water.
  2. To this, add lemon or honey if required and sip on it.

Benefits

Green tea is rich in antioxidants that are responsible for nourishing and healing the skin. It cleanses the body of toxins which, in turn, impacts the quality of your skin.

How Often to Do

Twice a day.

5. Potato

Ingredients

  • 1 potato

Method

  1. Cut the potato into slices and massage it onto the skin for 10 minutes.
  2. Rinse the skin after about 5 minutes.

Benefits

Potatoes contain enzymes that act as natural cleansing agents. Thus, using a potato on your skin will get rid of any discolouration that is caused due to blemishes, spots and pigmentation.

How Often to Do

Once a day.

6. Detox Water

Ingredients

  • 1 cucumber
  • 1 lemon
  • A handful of mint leaves
  • 1-litre water.

Method

  1. Add the cucumber and lemon slices along with the mint into the water and store it in a pitcher.
  2. Sip on it all throughout the day.

Benefits

While cucumber rejuvenates the skin, lemon helps maintain the pH levels of the skin. The mint leaves also promote a healthy digestive system and prevents any infections in the body.

How Often to Do

Once a day.

7. Tomato

Ingredients

  • 1 tomato
  • 2 tablespoon rose water

Method

  1. Make the tomato into a pulp and add the rose water to it.
  2. Apply this mixture evenly over the skin and let it sit for 20 minutes before you rinse it off.

Benefits

The antioxidant properties of tomato make sure that not only do the blemishes and spots fade, but the overall quality of the skin is improved using tomato.

How Often to Do

Once a day.

8. Turmeric

Ingredients

  • 2 tablespoon turmeric
  • 1/4th cup water.

Method

  1. Mix the turmeric with water and apply it evenly all over the face.
  2. Rinse after 10-15 minutes.

Benefits

Turmeric is a natural antiseptic that prevents infections. It also an exfoliating agent which helps to remove any dead cells that give the skin a radiant glow.

How Often to Do

Once a day.

9. Olive Oil

Ingredients

  • Virgin olive oil
  • Washcloth
  • Warm water.

Method

  1. Massage a few drops of the oil onto the skin using circular motions.
  2. Wipe the excess oil using the washcloth that is dipped in warm water.

Benefits

Rich in Vitamin E, Olive Oil improves the elasticity of the skin, absorbs impurities and leaves the skin feeling fresh and hydrated.

How Often to Do

Once a night, preferably before you sleep.

10. Oatmeal

Oatmeal, honey and lemon juice

 

Ingredients

  • 1:1 lemon juice and honey
  • 2 tablespoon oatmeal.

Method

  1. Mix all the ingredients into a consistent paste and apply it all over the skin evenly.
  2. Let it sit for 15-20 minutes before you can wash it off.

Benefits

Oatmeal is anti-inflammatory and thus helps soothe red and irritated skin. It also acts as a natural exfoliant that removes dead skin cells, thus eliminating blemishes.

How Often to Do

Twice a week.

11. Rose Water

Ingredients

  • Rose water
  • Cotton ball.

Method

  1. Refrigerate the rose water for about an hour.
  2. Apply this water evenly to the entire face using the cotton ball and let it air-dry.

Benefits

Rose water increases the blood circulation to the skin, which helps tone the skin considerably. It also balances the pH of the skin and hydrates it.

How Often to Do

Up to twice a day.

12. Honey

Ingredients

  • 1 tablespoon raw honey

Method

  1. Apply a thin layer of the honey evenly all over the skin.
  2. Let it sit for 15-20 minutes before you rinse it off.

Benefits

Honey is rich in minerals and antioxidants that make the skin appear youthful and clear. Its cleansing properties also make sure that the pores of the skin are not clogged.

How Often to Do

Once a day.

13. Lemon

Lemon Juice kept with lemon on a wooden table

Ingredients

  • 1 lemon

Method

  1. Cut the lemon in half and rub one half onto the skin in circular motions.
  2. Do this for 5 minutes before you rinse it off.

Benefits

Rich in Vitamin C, lemon acts as an exfoliating agent that helps fade blemishes, spots, and pigmentation.

How Often to Do

Once a day.

14. Green Apple and Cucumber Juice

Ingredients

  • 1 cucumber
  • 1/2 green apple
  • Water
  • 1 lemon
  • A handful of kale.

Method

  1. Grind all the ingredients together with water.
  2. Drink this juice every day for clear skin.

Benefits

The green juice is rich in minerals and vitamins that nourish the body from within, giving rise to a radiant, supple and healthy skin.

How Often to Do

Once a day.

Other Face Mask Recipes for Clear Skin:

1. Papaya:

papaya face mask

Papaya is a tropical fruit that contains the enzyme papain which is known for its antibacterial properties. It also removes dead and damaged skin and thus helps reduce the blemishes on the skin.

Ingredients

  • 1:1 ratio of papaya
  • Honey and cocoa 2 tablespoons each.
  • Oatmeal powder.

Method

Mix all the ingredients into a paste and apply it on to the skin. Wash after 10 minutes with warm water.

2. Clay Mask

Clay is said to deep-cleanse the skin, removing all the impurities that are accumulated in the pores. It also acts as a mild exfoliant and thus removes dead skin cell accumulation.

Ingredients

  • 2 tablespoon of facial clay such as bentonite clay
  • 1 teaspoon rose water
  • 1 tsp glycerin.

Method

Mix all the ingredients and apply the paste onto the face. Let it sit until it completely dries and you can then rinse it off using plain water.

3. Egg Mask

The minerals and vitamins present in eggs repair the skin, making it appear radiant and hydrated.

Ingredients

  • 1 egg white
  • Yogurt
  • Lemon juice

Method

Mix the ingredients into a consistent paste. Apply it all over the face and rinse after 15 minutes with warm water.

4. Orange Juice Mask

The juice from orange is rich in Vitamin C which will make your skin appear radiant and soft as well as lighten the appearance of dark spots on the skin.

Ingredients

  • 1 Orange
  • 2 teaspoons of Rosewater.

Method

Squeeze the juice from the orange and mix the rose water to it. Apply it on the skin for 15 minutes and then rinse it off.

5. Sooji Mask

Sooji/ Semolina flour is used to promote glowing and clear skin overnight.

Ingredients

  • Equal parts of sooji and milk.

Method

Make a consistent paste with the sooji and milk. Apply it to your face and wash it off with warm water once it completely dries.

6. Walnut Mask

Walnut is used extensively in skin care as an exfoliant that removes impurities from the skin, while simultaneously deep cleansing it.

Ingredients

  • 1:1 ratio of plain yogurt and Walnut powder.

Method

Mix both the ingredients and apply it all over the skin evenly, gently scrubbing it in. Wash your skin after about 20 minutes.

7. Fenugreek Mask

Fenugreek Seeds

Fenugreek has been used since time immemorial as a home remedy to promote healthy skin. Its anti-inflammatory properties soothe irritated skin, while simultaneously restoring hydration to the skin.

Ingredients

  • Fenugreek seeds
  • Turmeric

Method

Make a paste of the fenugreek seeds and turmeric and apply it all over the skin. Leave it on for 15 minutes and then rinse.

8. Rice Flour Mask

Rice flour is used as an ingredient to lighten blemishes on the skin. It is also said to help with premature ageing, by delaying the appearance of fine lines and wrinkles.

Ingredients

  • 1:1 ratio of rice flour and milk
  • 1 tablespoon honey

Method

Mix all the ingredients into a paste and apply it all over the face and neck. Rinse after 20 minutes.

Other Important Tips That Can Help

Apart from the above home remedies, here is how you can get clear skin at home

  • Follow a clear skin diet which includes incorporating a lot of green vegetables, fruits and protein-rich foods. Say a strict no to processed and junk food.
  • Make sure that you get at least 8 hours of uninterrupted sleep.
  • Wipe your makeup off with a makeup remover and a cleanser every night before you go to sleep. Do not sleep with your makeup on.
  • Follow a skin care routine that works for you. Cleanse, tone and moisturize your skin at least once a day.
  • Avoid stress as it has a negative impact on physical health too and can lead to your skin looking dull and lifeless.
  • Physical activity in the form of exercise is a must to maintain healthy and radiant skin.
  • Massage carrier oils such as almond oil and coconut oil onto your skin before you sleep every day to give your skin the nourishment it needs.
  • Most importantly, stay happy and positive. Remember, your skin does not define who you are! Let it be a radiation of your happiness and confidence, rather than the other way round.

Also read: Beauty Benefits of Orange peel for spotless skin.

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