In this era of pollution and ever rising temperature, out skin tends to get dull and dark! A proper skin care routine is a must because gone are the days when we lived in a happy association with trees, plants and pure air; the air around us is filled with toxic fumes released from vehicles, factories etc. Pores tend to get clogged and skin gets darker due to sun exposure and impure air; here is a natural and super effective facial mask that can restore your skin’s glow, delay signs of ageing and lighten your complexion for a brighter and fairer skin tone:
Flaxseed- Flaxseed has great skin brightening and whitening effects, it adds a healthy and brightened glow to your skin and restores your complexion. Flaxseed also makes skin super soft, adds a dose of moisture and prevents/reverses signs of ageing.
Aloe vera –It moisturizes skin and helps lighten sun tan and dark spots.
Things you need-
- 2 tablespoons flaxseed meal
- Enough aloe vera gel
In a bowl, add 2 tablespoons of flaxseed meal. Add in a tablespoon or two of aloe vera gel until you get the desired consistency. Apply a thick layer on your cleansed skin and let it sit for about 15 minutes.
Wash off. Use the mask once every day for best results.
Caution – patch test before use.