Bright and glowing skin is a sign that you are both internally and externally healthy. As we age, our skin might lose its glow and years of sun exposure can make it dull and dark. Here we are with an easy skin brightening face mask recipe using 2 simple, super effective and natural ingredients- tomato and honey!
Tomato- Tomatoes contain acidic compounds that help balance skin pH, brighten it, keep it clear and also soften. It also helps lighten suntan. They are rich in Vitamin C, have anti-aging properties, and can also repair damaged skin. It contains cooling properties which soothe sunburn and also contains astringent properties that help to minimize the appearance of pores.
Honey – Honey helps to deep clean the pores, remove grime, dirt, bacteria, pollution and excess oils. It also helps to reduce the excess oil from the face to keep the skin oil-free, thus preventing acne. It also moisturizes the skin and helps to brighten up the skin and add a healthy glow. It contains anti-bacterial and anti-fungal properties and also has anti-inflammatory and anti-aging properties that make it an excellent skincare ingredient. READ MORE – TOP 10 2 INGREDIENT FACE MASKS for all skin type
SKIN BRIGHTENING ICE MASK
Things you need-
- 2-3 tomatoes
- 1 tablespoon honey
Directions- Take 1-2 fresh organic tomato and clean it thoroughly to remove any dirt. Use a blender to blend the tomatoes to a juice. Take the juice in a bowl and add some honey to it. Pour the mixture in an ice cube tray and freeze it for 4-5 hours.
Massage an ice cube gently all over your face and then let it absorb into the skin. Leave it on for 15 mins and rinse it off and let your face air dry. Store the rest of the ice cubes in a freezer bag and use it whenever you want to brighten dull skin. READ MORE – Onion Juice to stop hair fall, prevent premature graying and for faster hair growth
Caution – Also, if you are allergic to tomatoes or honey, try doing a patch test before using on your face.