Winter season is here and thus is the exotic strawberries season!! Strawberries are super beneficial berries for our skin! Now is the best time to eat it and smear it on our face to get that natural glow we all crave for. Strawberries also decrease the appearance of wrinkles and blemishes on the skin.
Strawberries are rich in vitamin C which helps in formation of collagen. It also has huge amount of salicylic acid which helps to clear the skin of blemishes and prevent pimples for those of us who suffer from it. Salicylic acid is also used to treat skin conditions medically.
With so many uses of strawberries, I couldn’t stop myself from taking advantage of its benefits and make face pack out of it! Below are the masks which is suitable for oily skin and dry skin.
Mask for oily skin
1 tsp yogurt
1 tsp lemon juice
1 tsp multani mitti
Smash the berries or grind it in the mixer with yogurt. When you have the Strawberry juice ready, mix multani mitti and lemon juice to it in a cup. The consistency should be thick and look like a paste which can be applied easily all over face. Keep it on for 10 to 15 minutes and wash it off with Luke warm water.
Mask for Dry and combination skin
1tsp olive or almond oil
Smash the berries or grind it in the mixer with milk. Add one tea spoon of either almond oil or olive oil. The pack is ready to be applied on face. Keep it on for 15minutes and wash it off with Luke warm water.
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